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Robotics & Engineering

Tomorrow's leaders in the science, engineering and technology industries will begin their journey in programs like these - where they are empowered to experiment and innovate - discovering how to solve problems with creative approaches. Robotics projects allow students to explore:

  • Speed, Power, and Torque 
  • Gears, Chains and Sprockets 
  • Friction and Traction 
  • Drive Train Design 
  • Object manipulation and rotating joints 
  • Control Systems 
  • Programming

Founding team members include: Trae Adkins, Will Hames, Mason Lee, Eugene Rawl, Andrew Staples, and Dominic Williams.

Click here to express interest and/or request additional information. 


Click below to see the team's progress, from start to finish, as they built their first robot!

GWA’s Middle School Robotics Team, “Technical Difficulties,” attended their first VEX Robotics Competition in Cumming, GA in January of 2018. They competed against 30 other middle school teams from Georgia. 

Competition Schedule

Jan. 20-VEX Middle School Qualifier “Zone in the Grove Vol. 2” at Piney Grove Middle School, Cumming, GA
 
Feb. 3-VEX Middle School Qualifier “Zone in on the Cones” at Liberty Middle School, Cumming, GA

Interested in becoming a program sponsor? Please click here to email Jennifer Stapp.

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