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Support NC Robotics as a Sponsor!
 
 
 
 
The New Castle Area School District Robotics   Team, established in the fall of 2016, is a group   of approximately fifty dedicated high school   students working together to design and build a   variety of robots for VEX Robotics Competitions.   We compete in several competitions throughout   the year and are also involved in various   community activities.  As members of the   Robotics Team, students are able to extend their   knowledge of engineering principles, mechanics,   electronics, programming, computer assisted   drawing, and above all, teamwork.
 
Out of our twelve robotics teams, six teams of students were able to compete at the Sarah Heinz VEX Robotics Starstruck Competition, 2nd Annual North Allegheny VEX Robotics Starstruck Competition, and the Western Pennsylvania State VEX Robotics Starstruck Competition.  This year New Castle Robotics students are excited to apply knowledge they learned last year to launch their efforts further during VEX Robotics "In The Zone" Competitions! The VEX Robotics Competition is a global program with over 16,000 teams from 40 countries involved. 
 
Support of our team offers many benefits to the community. Local students will have the chance to learn and develop many new skills. They will be learning not only engineering and design skills, but will also be developing leadership, business, public speaking, coaching, and communication skills. We are looking to provide these students the necessary skills to become the next leaders in our community and beyond.
 
If you are interested in being a sponsor, please click HERE to complete our Sponsorship Form and mail it to the address listed at the bottom of the Form.  All sponsors will have their name included on our robotics competition t-shirts.  (*PLEASE NOTE:  To be included on our 2017-18 t-shirts, sponsorships must be received by mid-November to provide ample time for screenprinting before our competition season begins.  Any sponsorships received after mid-November will be included on our 2018-19 t-shirts.) 
 
If you should have any questions, feel free to contact Matt Dado (mdado@ncasd.com; 724-656-4700) or Emily Sanders (esanders@ncasd.com; 724-656-4759).  Thank you for your consideration! 
2018 Team Highlights

NC Headed to VEX World's Robotics Tournament

Congratulations to Coach Matt Dado and Team 16101Z for clinching a bid to the VEX World's Robotics Tournament in Kentucky  this April after receiving the "Excellence Award" for the top overall team at the Western PA VEX Robotics State Championship at Keystone Oaks High School on March 10th.  To learn more about the recent successes of our NC Robotic teams, please click .  HERE 
 
 

1st Annual Franklin High School VEX Robotics Competition

Five New Castle High School Robotics Teams competed against other teams from across Pennsylvania and West Virginia at the 1st Annual Franklin High School VEX Robotics Competition on Friday, January 26th, 2018.  Team 16101Z was awarded the prestigious “Robot Skills Winner” Award, which celebrates the Top Combined Programming & Driving Skills Challenge Team (Robot Performance).  Members of Team 16101Z are Isiah Ruffley, Alexis Burkett, Arielle Rechione, and Allan Lewis.  
 
 
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Sarah Heinz House VEX Robotics Competition 2017

On Friday, December 15, 2017, New Castle High School Robotics Team 16101E, Team 16101G, and Team 16101N tied for third out of forty-three other teams from across Pennsylvania, West Virginia, and Maryland at the Sarah Heinz House VEX Robotics Competition.  Members of Team 16101E include Ricky Zheng, Matthew Ball, Ryan Hunyadi, and Michael Maas. Team 16101G is comprised of Tandem Moore, Jacob Billyk, Andrew Elmore, and Liam Frost, while Team 16101N consists of members Logan Mooers, Philip Hoxworth, Julian Klingensmith, Brayden Rogers, Austin Hiler, and Sean Ayers.
 
Additionally, these three teams qualified for the Western Pennsylvania State Championship, which will take place on March 10, 2018, at Keystone Oaks High School starting at 9:00 AM.


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New Castle Area School District
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New Castle, PA 16101

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