F.I.R.S.T

FIRST Robotics Competition (FRC) is an international high school robotics competition. Find out more about it by clicking the link below.

TEAM

The team members and the mentors are shown above. Without the help of each and everyone we aren't able to do anything. To find their roles and find out more about them click the link below. 

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Team 1635 showing off their marvelous work at the Javits Center's NYC Regional, Team 1635 was able to achieve a position of 6 out of 66 teams in total. When asked about one of the member's opinion on the competition he said, "I am proud to be a part of an outstanding Team 1635, We were able to reach rank 6 out of 66 teams and we also received the Innovation in Control Award sponsored by Rockwell Automation, which is awarded to the team with the best relation of the three components, electrical, mechanical, and software. I wanted to say that it has been an amazing experience with the team and I would also like to congratulate the brains that were involved in building this robot. Here is the video of the FRC 2016 NYC Regional." - Faez Farhad (TEAM MEMBER) 

Community Outreach

Team 1635 not only builds robots for international high school competitions but also to help develop an interest for engineering in young children. On April 28 a few of the members from the team volunteered to lead an activity at AllianceBernstein for its Take Your Child to Work Day event. Here the team members taught … Continue reading Community Outreach

ShortyBot – Designed by FRC TEAM 1635

Introducing the ShortyBot, This bot was designed to perform in the FIRST Competition Stronghold. With the help of the members and mentors of TEAM 1635, this dream came true. We mainly focused on proficiency and the matter of competition. This robots most difficult part was building the custom tracks. We started off, by working in … Continue reading ShortyBot – Designed by FRC TEAM 1635

Going Over Defenses – Team 1635

This is a montage that showcases how Team 1635’s award-winning 2012 robot can cross the defenses of the FRC 2016 game. Video Edited by: Li Jing Wei

Prebuild Season | Team 1635

The new members of Team 1635 getting to know each other and a little fun before the actual build season begins. Video edited by: Li Wei Jing Music – Walk The Moon – Different Colors

FOX News Visits the Team

FOX News came to Newtown High School recently to conduct a new segment called ‘The Big Idea: Junior’. Our lead coach, Ms. Gonzalez very kindly prepared a series of questions in order to ensure we didn’t look completely dumbfounded at the startle of a camera. The morning that FOX came to our workshop the majority … Continue reading FOX News Visits the Team

Sponsors of Team 1635

AllianceBernstein

AllianceBernstein is a U.S based investment firm that gives primordial focus to research. Research on both sides of an investment, the input and output. Investing is an action that requires of thinking before acting. AllianceBernstein thinks not only of how there actions will appertain to them but those who confide in them. Their services deal with the merging of strategies, asset distribution, fixed income.

Queens County Savings Bank

The New York Community bank is the leading thrift in the nation Chartered by the State of New York in Queens, NY. It's commence was in 1856 and with more years comes better quality work and sense of ethics. They have 242 branch offices across the country, and 126 branches of the Community Bank at four local divisions. They are a convenient source and reliable as well.

Newtown High School

Newtown High School is located in Elmhurst, Queens, New York which is one of the most ethnically diverse neighborhoods in the United States. This is our tenth year in the FIRST Robotics Competition. In those ten years we have received several awards that show our strong dedication. Despite the fact that we come from many different countries and speak various first languages, we are united by our passion for science and technology and strive to achieve greatness together.

Outback Manufacturing

Well established Central Oregon CNC machine shop specializing in complex close tolerance components for a variety of industries

GT Machine & Tool Co.

7,500 sq ft state of the art facility includes a vast range of precision machining equipment set up for large production jobs, as well as short-run prototype work.

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