• firstteam5030@gmail.com

About FIRST®

  • FIRST® (For Inspiration Recognition of Science and Technology) is a program created by the inventor of the Segway Dean

Kamen, and MIT professor Woodie Flowers. They created FIRST as a way to inspire kids to pursue careers

in Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. FIRST consists of four subgroups: FLL Jr.®,


  • FIRST Lego League Junior  is a non-competitive robotics program designed for children age’s six to nine.

Jr.FLL teams conduct much smaller projects and makes models out of Lego elements to illustrate one

part of the topic.

  • FIRST Lego League is an international competition for elementary and middle school students. Each year

a new challenge is announced that focuses on a different real-world topic related to the sciences.

  • FIRST Tech Challenge is a robotics competition targeted toward middle and high school-aged students.
  • FIRST Robotics Competition, an international high school robotics competition. Teams are given six

weeks to build a robot to perform a new task each year. 


  • Our team competes in the FRC division of FIRST. This year’s game was announced on January 9th.