• About the Robotics Program

    We have had a robotics team at Tharptown Elementary School since 2017.

    2nd-3rd grade Team- competes in dash robot competitions

    4th-6th Grade Team - competes in a Vex IQ competitions

    Robotics Guidelines

    Students are selected based on the following qualifications:

    • Maintain 80% homework grade
    • Display positive behavior in class 
    • Display positive behavior in robotics (work on task, work as a team, help other team members, follow directions, listen carefully to coaches, be a great representative of Tharptown Elementary School) 
    • Adhere completely to attendance policies 
    • Be at robotics practices and competitions 

    Students must also write one paragraph explaining why you want to be in robotics and why you are a good team player. 

    22 students were selected for the 2019-2020 school year.

    Sponsors:

    Jake Ward & Kendra Ward 

     

    2-3rd Grade robotics team with sponsor Mrs. Ward

    2nd and 3rd Grade Team

    Front row, left to right: Eli, Elijah, Haven, Payson, Allyson
    Back Row, left to right: Mrs. Ward, Zayden, Braiden, Kalea, Konner, Isaiah

     

    4-6th grade team with Mr. Ward

    4-6th Grade Team

    Front row, left to right: Giselle, Alyssa, Randy  
    Back Row, left to right: Bryson, Noah, Laura Bell, Camila, Jonathan, Hayden, Mr. Ward, Johanna, Bella, Audrey