2015 VEX IQ Challenge World Championship Middle School Division Presented by The Northrop Grumman Foundation

04/15/2015 - 04/18/2015
2015 VEX IQ Challenge World Championship Middle School Division Presented by The Northrop Grumman Foundation

Event Code: RE-VIQC-15-1986

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 109 / Spots Open: 0

Price: $850.00


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Click here for a complete list of all 2015 VEX Worlds Award winners.

Hall of Fame Inductees
AwardRecipient
Partner of the YearUnited States Army
STEM HERODr. Anita Borg
STEM HERODr. Winfried Wilcke
VEX IQ Challenge Mentor of the YearKaren Cinnamon
VEX IQ Challenge Teacher of the YearAnna Medina
VEX IQ Challenge Volunteer of the YearAaron Barker
VRC Mentor of the YearJames Pearman
VRC Teacher of the YearKristi Matlack
VRC Volunteer of the YearJay Winters
VEX IQ Challenge Middle School
AwardTeam #Team NameAffiliationLocation
Excellence Award 8899Y Vexecutives Manatee County Robotics Club Bradenton, FL, U.S.
Teamwork Champion 2587X DiscoBots - Xray DiscoBots.org Houston, TX, U.S.
Teamwork Champion 7065A Elementrix Yabucoa Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
Teamwork Finalist 359A Hawaiian Kids Waialua Robotics Team Waialua, HI, U.S.
Teamwork Finalist 6210M Eagles Robotics 8 Heritage Christian School Indianapolis, IN, U.S.
Design Award 5509Z VHS Knights Valley Home Schoolers Greenville, WI, U.S.
STEM Research Project Award 2021 Dana Point Robo-Techs Dana Point Robotics Club Laguna Niguel, CA, U.S.
Sportsmanship Award 10447B Robot Center of Mr. Dang Robot Center of Mr. Dang Xi'an, China
Amaze Award 929D Hereford Zone Robotics Hereford Middle School Monkton, MD, U.S.
Build Award 59990Z e-lime-n-ators Vanguard Christian Institute Boerne, TX, U.S.
Create Award 10600A Neobots El Rancho Charter Middle School Anaheim, CA, U.S.
Energy Award 10267B Vista Eagles eXtreme Vista Middle School Las Cruces Public Schools Las Cruces, NM, U.S.
Judges Award 457A Tenkiller Tenkiller Elementary School Welling, OK, U.S.
Think Award 314A Rocky Mountain πrates Rocky Mountain πrates Boulder, CO, U.S.
VEX IQ Skills Challenge Winners
AwardTeam #Team NameAffiliationLocation
Programming Skills Champion - Elementary15ACrescent Crazy StackersCrescent Elementary SchoolCalifornia, United States
Programming Skills Finalists - Elementary2014 Master Builders Sandpiper Elementary SchoolCalifornia, United States
Programming Skills 3rd Place - Elementary1840F Silicon Saints St. Simon Parish SchoolCalifornia, United States
Robot Skills Champion - Elementary10586A xiutian PS team 1 nanning xiutian Primary schoolChina
Robot Skills Finalist - Elementary15A Crescent Crazy Stackers Crescent Elementary SchoolCalifornia, United States
Robot Skills 3rd Place - Elementary4422A Navigator Robotics-Elem Island Pacific AcademyHawaii, United States
Programming Skills Champion - Middle School10790 ROBOTC BOCA SECONDARY SCH QINGDAO ROBOTC BOCA CENTERChina
Programming Skills Finalists - Middle School2552 E-Bots PiThons E-BotsOntario, Canada
Programming Skills 3rd Place - Middle School10382A RobotC Hong Kong Robotic ServicesHong Kong
Robot Skills Champion - Middle School10520A Hongkou TAC A Shanghai Hongkou District Teenagers A.C.China
Robot Skills Finalist - Middle School4442A Navigator Robotics Island Pacific AcademyHawaii, United States
Robot Skills 3rd Place - Middle School10595 xinhua JHS A Shanghai Xinhua Private Junior High SchoolChina
Online Challenge Award Winners
AwardTeam#Team NameAffiliationLocation
EMC Robotics Team Website Challenge254AThe Cheesy PoofsBellarmine College PrepCalifornia, United States
FUTURE Foundation Robot Design Challenge341Iron Eagles Annapolis Area Christian SchoolMaryland, United States
REC Foundation STEM Educational Video Challenge4184GShort Circut Mountain Crest High SchoolUtah, United States
VEX IQ Challenge Promote Award7222Z VexpertsNolan Middle SchoolFlorida, United States
VEX Robotics Engineering CAD Challenge5606A SKARO FAHS Feilding High SchoolNew Zealand
VEX Robotics Game Design Animation Challenge917AQuantum Alpha QUANTUM ROBOTICSWashington, United States
VRC Promote Award1119 Sweetch Centro Escolar YaocalliFederal District, Mexico
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Mentor of the Year Award (WC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teacher of the Year (VRC/VEXU) Does not qualify for any events.
Amaze Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Build Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Create Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Design Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Energy Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Excellence Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Inspire Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teamwork 2nd Place Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Champion Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Robot Skills Second Place Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
STEM Research Project Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Sportsmanship Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Think Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Volunteer of the Year (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

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Team List ( 109 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
44E Pretty and Perfect Robot Revolution Summit, New Jersey, United States
44S Turquoise Turtles Robot Revolution Summit, New Jersey, United States
83A Eagle Engineering Chaminade College Prep Middle School and Xerox Chatsworth, California, United States
101A E3 Soar Northeast Middle School Clarksville, Tennessee, United States
111A Crew Dangerous JPNJ Robotics Monmouth Junction, New Jersey, United States
169X The Cavalry Haverford School Robotics Haverford, Pennsylvania, United States
246A Overlocked Mindfigures Boston University Academy Boston, Massachusetts, United States
256B RamBots Willow Glen Middle School San Jose, California, United States
256G G-Force Willow Glen Middle School San Jose, California, United States
314A Rocky Mountain πrates Rocky Mountain πrates Boulder, Colorado, United States
323V Vortex Cornerstone Robotics Greenwood, Indiana, United States
359A Hawaiian Kids Waialua Robotics Team Waialua, Hawaii, United States
457B Tenkiller Tenkiller Elementary School Welling, Oklahoma, United States
514B Banana Bots East Valley Robotics Academy Gilbert, Arizona, United States
918X Panther Bots Hyde Park Middle School Las Vegas, Nevada, United States
929C Hereford Zone Robotics Hereford Middle School Monkton, Maryland, United States
929D Hereford Zone Robotics Hereford Middle School Monkton, Maryland, United States
952P RMS Robotics Ridgely Middle School Lutherville, Maryland, United States
963A Reisenschein McLean Robotics Institute McLean, Virginia, United States
974X Chazak N. CO Community Team Berthoud, Colorado, United States
1201A Digital Dynamics Utley Middle School of Rockwall ISD Rockwall, Texas, United States
1267S Knights IQ Delaware County Christian School Newtown Square, Pennsylvania, United States
1840A Silicon Saints 1840A St. Simon Parish School Los Altos, California, United States
1840D Silicon Saints St. Simon Parish School Los Altos, California, United States
1840H Silicon Saints 1840H St. Simon Parish School Los Altos, California, United States
2004A East Robotics Franklin Township Middle School East Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
2021 Dana Point Robo-Techs Dana Point Robotics Club Laguna Niguel, California, United States
2049G Raider-Gators Carver Robotics Leesburg, Florida, United States
2121 Bolts SciTech Academy New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
2552A E-Bots PiThons E-Bots Oakville, Ontario, Canada
2587 DiscoBots - IQ DiscoBots.org Houston, Texas, United States
2587X DiscoBots - Xray DiscoBots.org Houston, Texas, United States
3035 Apple Hill Robotics Homeschool macungie, Pennsylvania, United States
3333Q Q*B3rt Bumble Bees - Notre Dame Marist Academy Pontiac, Michigan, United States
3333X X-Bots Bumble Bees - Notre Dame Marist Academy Pontiac, Michigan, United States
4442A Navigator Robotics Island Pacific Academy Kapolei, Hawaii, United States
5509Z VHS Knights Valley Home Schoolers Greenville, Wisconsin, United States
6210C Eagles Robotics 6 Heritage Christian School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6210M Eagles Robotics 8 Heritage Christian School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
6210S Eagles Robotics 7 Heritage Christian School Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
7008B Robotic n00bs Colegio Adianez Guaynabo, Puerto Rico
7010A TechnoBot TechnoBot Vega Baja, Puerto Rico
7036B Washburn School Washburn School Ponce, Puerto Rico
7065A Elementrix Yabucoa Yabucoa, Puerto Rico
7222Z Vexperts Nolan Middle School Lakewood Ranch, Florida, United States
7681B Mohave Mohave Middle School Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
7681C Mohave Mohave Middle School Scottsdale, Arizona, United States
8434Z The Storm Haile Middle School Bradenton, Florida, United States
8899Y Vexecutives Manatee County Robotics Club Bradenton, Florida, United States
9090Z T-VEX JAWZ The Mandarin Chinese School Arlington, Texas, United States
10004V INNOVATEC GiraRobotica - Nuestra Señora de la Presentación Girardota, Colombia
10015C Upper Perk Robotics Tribe Upper Perk Robotics East Greenville, Pennsylvania, United States
10029 Robokids Robokids Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
10029B Robokids B Robokids Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
10059A Team Cherokee Cherokee County Career Tech Center Centre, Alabama, United States
10099J Top Secret Madison Middle School Menan, Idaho, United States
10141A Quarry Lane Cougars Quarry Lane School Dublin, California, United States
10143B VCMS Viper 2 Vickery Creek Middle School Cumming, Georgia, United States
10169C Sec. Federal 2 Secundaria Federal No.2 chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
10173A Henrietta Barnett Robotic Henrietta Barnett School London, United Kingdom
10220G DREAD BOTS Mill Creek Middle School Dexter, Michigan, United States
10256A Robogos - Gold Klondike Middle School West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
10256B Nuggets - Green Klondike Middle School West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
10256P Robogos - Purple Brickworld West Lafayette, Indiana, United States
10267B Vista Eagles eXtreme Vista Middle School, Las Cruces Public Schools Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
10272A The A Team Paramount School of Excellence Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
10296 Sec. Federal 2 Rogelio A. Secundaria Federal 2 Rogelio Aranda chihuahua, Chihuahua, Mexico
10325 Vexothermic Vexothermic Venetia, Pennsylvania, United States
10382A RobotC Hong Kong Robotic Services Kln, Hong Kong
10447B Robot Center of Mr Dang Robot Center of Mr Dang xi'an, China
10478A Greig City Academy Greig City Academy London, United Kingdom
10497Z QCS Robo-Bears Quakertown Christian School Quakertown, Pennsylvania, United States
10520A Hongkou TAC A Shanghai Hongkou District Teenagers Activity Cente shanghai, China
10528A iPueo Maui Preparatory Academy Lahaina , Hawaii, United States
10562A UCS UCS Hampstead, United Kingdom
10564 SRDAV PUBLIC SCHOOL SRDAV PUBLIC SCHOOL New Delhi, India
10582B Teles. Justo Sierra Telesecundaria Justo Sierra Gutierrez Zamora, Veracruz, Mexico
10595A xinhua JHS A Shanghai Xinhua Private Junior High School shanghai, China
10600A Neobots El Rancho Charter Middle School Anaheim , California, United States
10613R PUCS Overjoyed Droid Pittsburgh Urban Christian School Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States
10636 TLK1 Colegio del Sol Asunción, Paraguay
10682B Robotigers Holy Cross School New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
10687 Sec. Tec. 19 ESCUELA SECUNDARIA TECNICA NO. 19 Durango, Durango, Mexico
10691 Sec. Tec. 57 ESCUELA SECUNDARIA TECNICA NO. 57 Durango, Durango, Mexico
10700A IQCubed Great Minds Robotics Tarzana, California, United States
10705 E. S. Gral. L. del Rio Escuela Secundaria General Lazaro Cardenas del Río Gutierrez Zamora, Veracruz, Mexico
10705B E. S. Gral. L. del Rio Escuela Secundaria General Lazaro Cardenas del Río Gutierrez Zamora, Veracruz, Mexico
10769D Midnight Dragons Palmetto Scholars Academy North Charleston, South Carolina, United States
10790 ROBOTC BOCA SECONDARY SCH QINGDAO ROBOTC BOCA CENTER xian, China
10839 markhans Nadalhamar school Dubai, United Arab Emirates
10881D Sec. de Educación Jalisco Secretaria de Educación Jalisco Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
10881N Sec. de Educación Jalisco Secretaria de Educación Jalisco Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
10890B NZ All Bots Otumoetai Intermediate Tauranga, New Zealand
10931A MSP Minionizers Middle School of Plainville Plainville, Connecticut, United States
10942 UAE Innovation Team Al Siji For basic and Secondary School Dubai, United Arab Emirates
10956 Egyptian pharaohs MECHASTEM Giza, Egypt
10957A Binary Bots Imagine Avondale Avondale, Arizona, United States
10986 Genesis Global Team 1 Genesis Global School Noida, India
11020C Sec. de Educación Jalisco Secretaria de Educación Jalisco Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
11020G Sec. de Educación Jalisco Secretaria de Educación Jalisco Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
11020H Sec. de Educación Jalisco Secretaria de Educación Jalisco Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
11020U Sec. de Educación Jalisco Secretaria de Educación Jalisco Zapopan, Jalisco, Mexico
12321W Wildcats Washington Junior High School Bentonville, Arkansas, United States
23059C Dragon Holman Middle School Glen Allen, Virginia, United States
23059M Phoenix Holman Middle School Glen Allen, Virginia, United States
31337A Mountain Brook Schools Mountain Brook Junior High Mountain Brook, Alabama, United States
59990Z e-lime-n-ators Vanguard Christian Institute Boerne, Texas, United States
75040Z Don't VEXt and Drive Austin Academy for Excellence Garland, Texas, United States
77777A Chargers Robolink, Inc. San Diego, California, United States

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Documents

Click here to read the document, "Things I Wish I Had Known Before Attending the World Championship."

Event Map

The official VEX Worlds Site Map is now available... Check it out!

Shuttle Route Schedule

A complimentary shuttle service between the Kentucky Exposition Center and many area hotels will be available April 15-18. Click here to view the schedule.

Shipping

Information about shipping your robot, tools, and supplies through George Fern Exposition & Event Services, the World Championship decorator, can be found here. If you have any questions about robot shipping information, please contact Fern directly at (502) 367-0254.

Printing, Packaging and Shipping while in Louisville

Need to print brochures or make copies after you arrive in Louisville? The UPS Store located in the Galt House Hotel can help you with your printing needs. Click here to see a list of prices for the most common services offered by the UPS Store. Please feel free to contact them at (502) 583-3784 about other services.

Participation and Consent Form

A completed form for all participants must be submitted at check-in on Thursday of the event. Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the World Championship. Turn them in to the Pit Administration Registration window when checking in. Click here to download the VEX Robotics and REC Foundation Consent & Waiver Form.

World Championship FAQ

The Robotics Education & Competition Foundation has collected the most commonly asked questions about World Championship. Please download and review the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship Team FAQ document for commonly asked questions and more information.

Sample Concessions Menu for the Kentucky Exposition Center

Please click here for a sample concessions menu for the Kentucky Exposition Center. Please note that not all concessions will be open during all hours of the event and prices may change. These sample menus are intended to assist team leaders and participants plan meals during the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship.

World Championship Apparel

Order World Championship apparel now by clicking here.

Pre-Order Lunches Now Available

The REC Foundation is pleased to provide the option for teams to pre-order their meals during the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship. Avoid waiting in line and arrange payment for your meals ahead of time for your convenience! Please click here to download the 2015 Pre-Order Lunch Form.

Webcast

Event Webcast


Date: 04/15/2015 - 04/18/2015
Kentucky Exposition Center
Louisville, Kentucky 40209
United States

Travel Info

The 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship housing site is now available, with discounts at 36 hotels in Louisville. This is a great opportunity to get a head start on your competition planning. Please follow this link to reserve your room(s) at the VEX Championship rate.

We are also excited to announce that there will be a dedicated and free shuttle bus loop to and from the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship and many of the discounted hotels during all four days of the event. Stay tuned for more details regarding the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship!

Airport Transfer Service
The REC Foundation has negotiated special rates for Airport Transportation Services between the Louisville Airport (SDF) and official 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship hotels. The dedicated Airport Transportation page will allow attendees to book roundtrip airport transfer transportation for the following discounted rates:

Airport/Downtown area hotels for $21 per person.
Airport/East End area hotels for $31 per person.

Additionally, larger group discounts are available:

• Groups of 15 and more may reserve a private bus for $260 each way.
• Larger groups may reserve a 55-seat passenger bus for $550 each way.

All tickets must be purchased in advance and the airport shuttles will only operate between the Louisville airport and the World Championship hotels.

Please visit the official World Championship Airport Transportation website to book your airport transfer.

Visa and Invitation Letter Requests

The REC Foundation is happy to provide visa and invitation letters to teams. In order to process visa and invitation letters, teams must complete two simple steps. First, the team should register and pay for the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship. Next, the team's primary contact should email the following information to support@robotevents.com:

• Team name and number
• Names, birth dates, employers (or "student"), and passport country and number for every team member and adults traveling as chaperones
• School or other organization name and name of team leader, with address and phone number

All visa and invitation letter requests should be submitted to the REC Foundation by January 31, 2015, to ensure proper time for processing. Requests submitted after January 31 will be processed as soon as possible, but may take up to three weeks.

Please note that the REC Foundation will not produce a separate letter for each team member. Instead, the foundation will produce a letter for the entire team and attach the list of team members and mentors.

Team Party Back for 2015

Attention teams! The REC Foundation is pleased to announce that there will be an official team party to conclude the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship to be held on Saturday, April 18 at the Kentucky Kingdom amusement park. Please note that only Kentucky Kingdom will be open during the team party. The attached Hurricane Bay water park will not be open during the 2015 World Championship party. Check back for more details as the event approaches, including purchasing tickets and transportation updates.

Rental Car Discounts Available

The REC Foundation has partnered with Enterprise, Avis, and Budget to provide rental cars at a discounted rate for the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship.

Enterprise Rental Discounts
If you wish to take advantage of the Enterprise discount, please go directly to the Enterprise World Championship Website and use CD# "58B3001" to reserve your vehicle.

Avis Rental Discounts
If you wish to take advantage of the Avis discount, please go directly to the Avis World Championship Website and use Avis Worldwide Discount number "D019176." Attendees can also call Avis at 1-800-331-1600 to book.

Budget Rental Discounts
If you wish to take advantage of the Budget discount, please go directly to the Budget World Championship Website and use Budget Customer Discount number "U011133." Attendees can also call Budget at 1-800-842-5628 to book.

Airline Discounts Available

The REC Foundation has partnered with Delta Airlines and United Airlines to provide discounted air travel to the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship.
For Delta Airlines discount information, please click here.
For United Airlines discount information, please click here.

Learn More About Louisville!

To learn more about our exciting host city, please visit our Louisville World Championship website.

Agenda

Click this link to see the combined 2015 VEX World Championship agenda.

Event Dates

Date: 04/15/2015 - 04/18/2015

Venue/Location:

Kentucky Exposition Center
Louisville, Kentucky 40209
United States

Grade Level: Middle School

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: Yes

TSA Event: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
REC Foundation
Email: support@robotevents.com

Secondary Contact
REC Foundation
Email: support@robotevents.com

General Info

World Championship Information

Volunteer Information

For information on volunteering at the 2014 VEX Robotics World Championship, please click here.

Awards Information

You can see the awards for the VEX IQ Robotics World Championship Middle School Division by clicking on the "Awards" tab above. Teams registered for the World Championship may upload pre-submitted awards by clicking here. This year's pre-submitted awards are for the STEM Research Project, Teacher of the Year Award, and Mentor of the Year Award. The deadline to register is 11:59 pm CST on March 20, 2015.

Robot Shipping Option

Information about shipping your robot, tools, and supplies through George Fern Exposition & Event Services, the World Championship decorator, can be found here. If you have any questions about robot shipping information, please contact Fern directly at (502) 367-0254.

Spectator Information

The 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship is FREE and open to the public. This lively and engaging event is suitable for the entire family. Spectators are welcome to attend the ceremonies, watch matches, and visit with teams in the pit area. Click here for parking information.

Team FAQ

Please download and review the 2015 VEX Robotics World Championship Team FAQ document for commonly asked questions and more information.

Team Email Blast Archive

Please follow this link that will direct you to the team email blast archive on VEXForum.com. Here you will find all of the 2015 VEX World's team email blasts.

VEX Worlds Program

The 2015 VEX Worlds Program is available here.