2020 New Mexico VEX Robotics VEX IQ State Championship

02/28/2020
2020 New Mexico VEX Robotics VEX IQ State Championship

Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-0797

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 60 / Spots Open: 49

Max Registrations per Organization: 10

Price: $75.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.
VEX IQ Challenge - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC) 71414A Phoenix ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC) 363A R4Robotics Little Sibs Be Greater Than Average Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VIQC) 71414A Phoenix ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 71414A Phoenix ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 31711A The Bobbers PETROGLYPH ELEMENTARY Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
Design Award (VIQC) 12180A MAS Chiefs II Mescalero Apache School Mescalero, New Mexico, United States
Judges Award (VIQC) 33557A Scorpion Outlaws PICACHO MIDDLE Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC) World Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Robot Skills Champion (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) CREATE U.S. Open
Design Award (VIQC) CREATE U.S. Open
Judges Award (VIQC) Does not qualify for any events.

Match Results

Finalist Ranking

Teamwork Ranking

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Team List ( 11 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
249A LiL Chiefs MESCALERO APACHE SCHOOL Mescalero, New Mexico, United States
363A R4Robotics Little Sibs Be Greater Than Average Rio Rancho, New Mexico, United States
12180A MAS Chiefs II Mescalero Apache School Mescalero, New Mexico, United States
13485A Lil Chiefs IV Mescalero Apache School Mescalero, New Mexico, United States
31711A The Bobbers PETROGLYPH ELEMENTARY Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
31711B Petro Macaws PETROGLYPH ELEMENTARY Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
33557A Scorpion Outlaws PICACHO MIDDLE Las Cruces, New Mexico, United States
37824A Oak Grove Owls OAK GROVE CLASSICAL ACADEMY Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
49200A Jefferson Jets Jefferson Middle School Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
71414A Phoenix ACADEMY FOR TECH & CLASS Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
88889A Warrior Robotics R. SARRACINO MIDDLE Socorro, New Mexico, United States

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

REC Foundation Design Award Rubric

 

Participant Release Form Spanish

Participant Release Form Spanish

 

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

REC Foundation Code of Conduct

 

Criteria for registered VEX IQ Challenge teams (Elementary and Middle School) to qualify for participation in championship events.

VIQC Qualifying Criteria

 

A description of this year's STEM Research Project

STEM Research Project Topic (2019-2020)

 

A description of this year's STEM Research Project  Rubric.

STEM Research Project Topic Rubric (2019-2020)

 

VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description.

VIQC Sqaured Away One Page Description

 

VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist.

VIQC Robot Inspection Checklist

 

Participant Release Form English

Participant Release Form

 

Refund Policy

Due to the nature of the event, no refunds are possible. Please plan accordingly.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

A reschedule of the event will be attempted.

Volunteer

As you know, Garfield STEM School and the REC Foundation believes that we have the ability to make a difference in our community and are dedicated to serving our city and its students. With this in mind, we are requesting Volunteers, especially from the Albuquerque Tech Industry.  For 4 hours on a Saturday or 2 hours on a Friday afternoon.

How can you participate? Sign up to volunteer with chaushie.forster@aps.edu and donate your time.  

Thank you!

Agenda

We will do our best to stick to the schedule below.  Times may vary, dependent on number of teams participating.

9:30 am                       Gym Doors Open, Registration, Pits Open

10:00 am                     Inspections Begin

10:30 am                     Skills Field Open to Inspected Teams Only

10:45 am                     Driver and Coaches Meetings

11:00 am – 1:30 pm     Qualification Matches and Judging

1:00 pm                      Skills Field Closes

1:45 pm                      Awards

Event Dates

Date: 02/28/2020

Venue/Location:

Garfield Middle School
3501 6th Street Northwest
Albuquerque, New Mexico 87107
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Chaushie Forster
Title: PLTW Instructor
Email: chaushie.forster@aps.edu
Phone: 505-933-0392
Event Day Phone: 505-933-0392

Secondary Contact
Holly Olsen
Title: Professional Learning Specialist
Email: olsen_h@aps.edu
Phone: 505-321-6149
Event Day Phone: 505-321-6149

General Info

The New Mexico VEX IQ State Championship Tournament will be held at Garfield STEM School, February 28th 2020.  

This Event will Qualify TWO (2) VEX IQ teams (one (1) Elementary School team and one (1) Middle School team) to the VEX Robotics 2020 VEX Worlds Championship!  SPREAD THE WORD about the State Championship with your friends and neighbors!  The New Mexico VEX Robotics State Championships are open to all teams in the New Mexico region who register for the 2019-2020 season.  Go to RobotEvents.com to register a team for the season.

The due date for payments received is February 26, 2020. 

If you need to make any changes to your contact information or registration status, please contact Chaushie Forster at chaushie.forster@aps.edu.  Remember that refunds are not possible due to the planning nature of the event.

HOTEL ACCOMODATIONS:  A special rate has been negotiated at the Comfort Inn & Suites, for those who will need overnight accomodations.  Please visit the hotel  WEBSITE to book your reservation, referencing the name of our group, VEX Robotics.  https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/HE10R7

A few useful reminders:

  • We will have a concession stand open all day, possibly a lunchtime food truck, and a Kona Ice truck.  We will not be stopping for Lunch.

  • Review the rules (Squared Away Game Manual Found Here) and run through the Inspection Checklist (Found Here) about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can also be found on the Documents Tab. Read the document '101 Things To Know Before Your First VEX Tournament', found HERE. 

  • Pack for the event the day before the day of departure.  Here are a few items that you don't want to forget: Spare parts & tools, Batteries and chargers, Programming cable, Power strip & extension cord, Laptop computer, Engineering notebook (if you have one, REQUIRED for Design and Excellence Awards ), Banners and other decorations for your team pit, Giveaways if you have them.

  • Please understand how the game will be played.  Participants should thoroughly read the game rules.  Additional rulings and interpretations of the game rules can be found on the Offical VEX Forum. All of our referees have taken a passed a certification test.

  • Please upload your Participation Release Form (found on the Documents Tab) to Robotevents.com to make check-in much quicker.  A completed form for all participants must be turned in order to compete. Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the event and turn them in to the registration desk when checking in, if you have not done so electronically.  The Participant Release Form can be found on the Documents Tab.