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Shelton High School Robotics Program

Shelton High School Robotics Program Written by Shelton Life City of Shelton 2015-2016 Biennial Report on August 30, 2015

The Shelton High School Robotics Team recently finished their 17th year of participation in the FIRST Robotics Competition.  This year's team traveled to District competitions in Waterbury & Hartford, CT and Dartmouth, MA and also participated in the New England District Championship held in Worcester, MA.  They have also competed in the FIRST World Championship event held each... Read More


Shelton Robotics Stacks Up Another Title

Shelton Robotics Stacks Up Another Title Written by Courtney Russo, Staff Writer on March 06, 2015

The Shelton High School robotics team won the NE Waterbury District competition on March 1, at Wilby High School in Waterbury. SHS Team 230 the Gaelhawks was able to take home the gold with the help of Team 236, the Techno- Tics from Old Lyme and Team 3464, Sim-City from Simsbury. The competition lasted for two days with 34 teams competing, all coming from throughout Connecticut, New Jersey, and Rhode... Read More


Shelton Robotics Team To Defend New England Title

Shelton Robotics Team To Defend New England Title Written by John Niske on February 23, 2015

The Shelton High School robotics team will participate in the New England District Waterbury Competition this weekend at Wilby High School in Waterbury. Shelton-RoboticsGaelhawksThe SHS Gaelhawks will compete against high school teams from Connecticut, Rhode Island and New Jersey in an attempt to qualify for the New England District Championship in Worcester, Mass. The... Read More


Shelton HS to host state robotics championship Sunday

Shelton HS to host state robotics championship Sunday Written by Michael P. Mayko on December 25, 2014

SHELTON-Fifty of the states top teams involving more than 500 middle school students from across the state will compete Sunday in the Ct. FIRST Lego League State Robotics championship beginning at 9 a.m. The champion will represent the state in April at the annual First Lego League World Festival in St. Louis, Mo. The competition requires students to design, build and program robots... Read More


Shelton Robotics Team Off To Winning Start

Shelton Robotics Team Off To Winning Start Written by Press Release-Valley Independant Sentinel on March 23, 2015

The Shelton High School Robotics team has been off to a great season so far, stacking up two district wins and currently ranked second in the New England District. The robotics team was able to gain their first win at the NE Waterbury District competition on March 1, at Wilby High School in Waterbury. Shelton High School Team #230, The Gaelhawks, were able to take home their first blue banner... Read More


Shelton Robotics To Defend Title In New England ...

Shelton Robotics To Defend Title In New England ... Written by valley.newhavenindependent on April 07, 2015

The Shelton High School Robotics Team will travel to Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, MA this weekend, April 9 to April 12, to compete in the 2015 FIRST Robotics Competition New England District Championship. The team of 21 students and mentors have been competing in District events for the past eight weeks and have won all three District competitions that they have participated in. Waterbury,... Read More


Shelton Robotics Team Headed To World Championship

Shelton Robotics Team Headed To World Championship Written by valley.newhavenindependent on April 20, 2015

The Shelton High School Robotics team #230, The Gaelhawks, has qualified to compete in the FIRST Robotics Competition World Championship and will travel to St. Louis, MO from April 22 to April 25. The team, with their Robot Talon XVI, will compete in the 2015 FRC Challenge Recycle Rush! with over 600 teams from across the globe. This years team qualified with New England District wins at competitions... Read More