St. Thomas More VEX IQ STEM/Robotics Tournament (ES AND MS)

01/25/2020
St. Thomas More VEX IQ STEM/Robotics Tournament (ES AND MS) St. Thomas More VEX IQ STEM/Robotics Tournament (ES AND MS)

Event Code: RE-VIQC-19-8174

Program: VEX IQ Challenge

Type of Event: Tournament

Capacity: 36 / Spots Open: 8

Max Registrations per Organization: 9

Price: $60.00

This event is closed to registration because:
  • It is past the registration deadline.

Event Sponsors:
VEX IQ Challenge - Division 1
Award Team # Team Name Affiliation Location
Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC) 17760C A.T.A.T. Techs Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC) 10979D Black Thunder Metro Warrior STEM Organization Washington , District of Columbia, United States
Robot Skills Champion (VIQC) 47764C Chameleons C Creative Minds International Pcs Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 47764A Chameleons CREATIVE MINDS INTERNATIONAL PCS Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) 10979D Black Thunder Metro Warrior STEM Organization Washington , District of Columbia, United States
Design Award (VIQC) 17760A Rainbow Robots Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Judges Award (VIQC) 96460A No name yet DMV NSBE, Jr. Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Awards
Award Qualifies for
Middle School Excellence Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Elementary School Excellence Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Robot Skills Champion (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Teamwork Champion Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
CREATE U.S. Open
Design Award (VIQC) State/Regional Championship
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 ( 28 Teams )

Team Team Name Organization Location
2310A Magma Dragons WASHINGTON YU YING PCS Washington, District of Columbia, United States
3375B CHEETAHBOTS KIMBALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT DAVIS Washington, District of Columbia, United States
3375M CHEETAHBOTS KIMBALL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL AT DAVIS Washington, District of Columbia, United States
10979A MWSO Engineers Metro Warrior STEM Organization DC Washington , District of Columbia, United States
10979B Tiger Bots Metro Warriors STEM Washington DC, District of Columbia, United States
10979C A.I Hawks Metro Warrior STEM Organization Washington , District of Columbia, United States
10979D Black Thunder Metro Warrior STEM Organization Washington , District of Columbia, United States
10979E Supreme Squad Metro Warrior STEM Organization Washington , District of Columbia, United States
17760A Rainbow Robots Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760B The Maze Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760C A.T.A.T. Techs Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760D OOF! Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760F JAWS² Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760G Robot Banditos Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760H The Drones Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
17760J Champions Capitol City Robotics Washington, District of Columbia, United States
45670B Thrashers St. Thomas More Catholic Academy Washington, District of Columbia, United States
45670C Youngstas St. Thomas More Catholic Academy Washington, District of Columbia, United States
45670D STM Raiders Engineers St. Thomas More Catholic Academy Washington, District of Columbia, United States
47764A Chameleons CREATIVE MINDS INTERNATIONAL PCS Washington, District of Columbia, United States
47764B Chameleons B Creative Minds International Pcs Washington, District of Columbia, United States
47764C Chameleons C Creative Minds International Pcs Washington, District of Columbia, United States
96455A Diamonds Squared Away National Society of Black Engineers Washington, District of Columbia, United States
96456A Coding Pythons National Society of Black Engineers-DMV NSBE, Jr. Washington, District of Columbia, United States
96457B Robo Defenders National Society of Black Engineers (DMV NSBE, Jr) Washington, District of Columbia, United States
96458A Team #4 National Society of Black Engineers (DMV NSBE, Jr.) Washington, District of Columbia, United States
96458B Team #3: Shadow Nights National Society of Black Engineers (DMV NSBE, Jr.) Washington, District of Columbia, United States
96460A No name yet DMV NSBE, Jr. Washington, District of Columbia, 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

Refunds will be given minus the $5 REC Foundation fee. Refunds will only be given to teams that notify the organizer 7 days in advance. This gives us time to notify any teams on the waiting list.

Emergency/Bad Weather Policy

There is no snow date.  If we cancel, refunds will be distributed minus the $5.00 RECF fee. We will make every attempt to accommodate the majority of participants.  At this time, we have no make up date planned. Please call Gerald Smith and/or check this Robotevents.com page the day of the event with any concerns or questions about the status of the event.

Volunteer

Volunteer information will be posted at a later date.

Agenda

  • 8:30 AM - Doors open

  • 8:30 AM - 9:15 AM - Check-in/inspection and practice/STEM Notebooks at registration table.

  • 8:40 am to 9:20 Skills Open

  • 9:20 AM - 9:30 AM - Coaches/Drivers meeting

  • 10:00 AM - Kickoff of event Ceremonies

  • 10:15 AM - 12:15 PM - Qualification matches

  • 10:15 AM - 12:30 PM - Skills field open (3 Matches)

  • 12:45 AM - 1:45 PM - Qualification matches

  • 2 PM - to 2:45 PM Finals Matches

  • 3:00 PM - High Five line- all/ Event Awards/

  • 3:30 PM - Cleanup/go home

Event Dates

Date: 01/25/2020

Venue/Location:

St. Thomas More Catholic Academy
4265 Fourth St, S.E.
Washington, District of Columbia 20032
United States

Grade Level: All

Robot Skills Challenge Offered: Yes

STEM Research Offered: No

Contact Information

Primary Contact
Gerald Smith
Title: Principal
Email: gerald.smith@catholicacademies.org
Phone: 202-561-1189
Event Day Phone: 202-561-1189

Secondary Contact
Gerald Smith
Title: Principal, St. Thomas More
Email: gerald.smith@catholicacademies.org
Phone: 202-561-1189
Event Day Phone: 202-561-1189

General Info

We are excited to host an early opportunity for young teams to experience the 2019-2020 VEX IQ game, Squared Away.

REGISTERED TEAMS - we will be sending out event info to your coach's email that is registered with RECF.

Competition Preparation This event is sure to be a fast-paced and exciting event. All teams should come prepared for competition. Here are a few steps that every team should take to ensure that they are prepared.

1. Review the rules and run through the inspection checklist about a week before the competition so that there is ample time for adjustments. The inspection checklist can be found on the documents page.

2. Read the document 120 Things to do before your first VEX Tournament  found on the Document Page.

3. 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
  • Laptop computer
  • Engineering notebook (if you have one, REQUIRED for Judges, Design and Excellence Awards )
  • Banners and other decorations for your team pit
  • Giveaways if you have them

4. Remember that safety comes first, please don't bring tools that pose a safety risk to your team, or others nearby as the venue is a very tight fit. 

5. Understand how the game will be played. VEX participants should thoroughly read the game rules.  Additional rulings and interpretations of the game rules can be found on the VEX Forums. Link to follow.

6. Read through the Robot troubleshooting guide.  

8. Participation and Consent Form - A completed form for all participants must be turned in during check-in. Team leaders will need to collect the completed forms for all team members attending the event and turn them into the registration desk when checking in. The Participation and Consent Form can be found on the Documents page.