COVID-19 Cancels MHS Cougar Robotics’ Season

COVID-19 Cancels MHS Cougar Robotics’ Season

On March 12th, 2020, we received the news that the 2020 FRC Season was being postponed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although this may seem like an extreme step, the uncertainty surrounding COVID-19, and a lack of a set cure means that it is extremely dangerous for anyone in or around an exposed region. To […]

2020 Build Season Week 6 Newsletter

2020 Build Season Week 6 Newsletter

Our TeamIt is the final week of build season, and each of the subteams have been working vigorously and tirelessly to make sure that everything is well-prepared for the upcoming competition season. From making finishing touches on the robot to putting the Chairman’s video together, both the robot and logistics side of the team have […]

2020 Build Season Week 5 Newsletter

2020 Build Season Week 5 Newsletter

Our TeamThis week has been very demanding for Team 1403. The subteams have started working together more often to prepare for the competition season. As the team continued to work throughout the week, they faced many challenges that they had to quickly overcome. Since the competition season is getting nearer, efficient teamwork is necessary to […]

2020 Build Season Week 4 Newsletter

2020 Build Season Week 4 Newsletter

Our Team It has been a very productive week for Team 1403! The robot side of the team officially finished the prototyping for the robot and is now developing the final robot that we will be using in competitions. Meanwhile, the logistics side has also been making strides in development with essays, videos, and events […]

2020 Build Season Week 3 Newsletter

2020 Build Season Week 3 Newsletter

Our TeamThis week, Team 1403 has made significant progress. With prototyping coming to an end and tremendous progress being made towards building the robot, the week has been running very smoothly. The logistics side of the team has also made great progress within each of their respective jobs. Members are excitedly waiting to see how […]

2020 Build Season Week 2 Newsletter

2020 Build Season Week 2 Newsletter

Our Team Team 1403 is now moving into its second week of build season. Work from Saturday’s meeting included working on prototypes and working on finalizing them. Although we have just begun the 6-week building process, team members have been staying focused and consistent with their work, therefore improving the quality of the products outputted […]

2020 Build Season Week 1 Newsletter

2020 Build Season Week 1 Newsletter

Our Team Team 1403 has put in a lot of work during the first week of build season, which is now coming to a close. Many members came to the Saturday meeting to help out with prototyping the robot following the strategy team’s plan, while other teams focused on planning and organizing other aspects of […]

2020 Build Season Strategy Meeting

2020 Build Season Strategy Meeting

TEAM 1403 COUGAR ROBOTICS PROJECT / ACTIVITY Build Season Strategy Meeting Date: 01/05/2020 Where: Montgomery High School Number of Students:  74 Number of Mentors/Adults: 11 Impact on Community: N/A Impact on Team: On Sunday, January 5th, 2020, Team 1403 hosted a strategy meeting, where the team discussed strategies for this year’s competition. Before the meeting, […]

2019 Cougar Class #5: Culture Class

2019 Cougar Class #5: Culture Class

TEAM 1403 COUGAR ROBOTICS PROJECT/ACTIVITY: Culture Class Date: 12/4/2019 Where: Montgomery High School Number of Students: 73 Action Items: Plastic Cups, Construction Paper, Tape Impact on Team: Instead of a teacher or a mentor starting the Cougar Class, team members from various cultures gave brief presentations of their heritage, such as where they came from, […]

2019 Cougar Class #4: Business Etiquette

2019 Cougar Class #4: Business Etiquette

TEAM 1403 COUGAR ROBOTICS PROJECT/ACTIVITY: Business Etiquette Date: 11/14/2019 Where: Montgomery High School Number of Students: 83 Action Items: Wooden Board, Balsa Wood Planks, Hot Glue Gun, 1 Glue Stick, Balsa Wood Sticks, and Balsa Wood Cutter. Impact on Team: In this Cougar Class, the mentors spoke about the importance of proper etiquette in the […]