Southwest High School Robotics

vision beyond the norm


Stratysys and Excel Riverside Tours

This month we went  our sponsor, Stratasys. Southwest Media and Technology teacher Gabriel Pass and his Digital Technology class and FRC Team 7258, RoboLobos joined us. Thank you to Kevin Johnson, our tour guide. We also toured the Xcel Riverside power plant for a change of scale.

Open House – Saturday the 27th

midpoint of our six week build. Here’s the game animation so you know what we’re proposing to do with the robot: FRC Team 2129 would be very pleased to host our team’s families and friends. When: 11:00 to 1:30 on Saturday, January 27 Where:  Southwest High School, 3414 47th Street West, Room N140 The attached map […]

FTC Fundraising Benefit

Hey everyone tonight there is a fundraiser for the FTC teams at noodles. The flyer is below.  

2018 Game Teaser Trailer is here!

The game teaser for the 2018 game has been released and what could it possibly mean?   http:/

Join SWHS Robotics

Welcome back to school Southwest and welcome to the new Southwest High School freshmen! Join us for hands on experience in engineering, computer programming, and building — or take on another role in graphic design, business planning, fundraising — the possibilities and opportunities are endless with FIRST Robotics. Stop by the N140 shop Tuesdays and […]

Sponsor Our 2017-18 Season!

We are now looking for sponsors for our 2017-18 season! Our team relies completely on donations to participate in events and activities throughout the season and to compete in the First Robotics Competition.

Helping More Kids Get Involved in FTC!

We are helping @ftc_rubies launch 3 FTC teams – robots will be rolling through #Minneapolis National Night Out Tuesday! #NNO2017 #omgrobots — Southwest Robotics (@swrobotics) July 26, 2017 This summer, we are helping 3 new @FTCTeams get ready for the next season to strengthen the #MURAFTC program and urban robotics #FTCOutreach — FTC […]

Southwest Robotics Visits HERC

We had a great time at HERC, learning about #wastetoenergy in the heart of downtown #Minneapolis today. Thank you for the tour! #STEM — Southwest Robotics (@swrobotics) June 13, 2017

STEAM day at Lake Harriet lower campus

We worked with students at Lake Harriet Lower School on Friday afternoon! Thirty kids drove the robot, decorated hand catapults then shot marshmallows! We brought the Southwest Ultraviolet robot to let @MPS_News Lake Harriet lower school students test drive on #STEAM Day! #omgrobots — Southwest Robotics (@swrobotics) May 6, 2017 We had so much […]

2017 Northstar Regional Results

After all the qualification rounds were done we were in 9th place, and we were selected as an Alliance Captain! Check out all the detailed results here. We chose 3691 and 3633 to help us compete in the quarterfinal playoffs and after two rounds and some challenges unfortunately we were out. What an amazing run […]

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