2017-2018 FTC Schedule

FTC General Season Schedule
May 15, 2017 Registration Opens for 2017-2018 Season
Sept 9, 2017 Season Kick-Off, location TBD (Optional)
Sept. 23, 2017 FTC Meeting begins (PS144)
Dec 9/10, 2017 1st Tournament
Jan  13/14, 2018
 Volunteer event for qualifier
Feb 17/18, 2018 2nd Tournament 
Feb 25, 2018
 FTC NYC Championship, Townsend Harris
Mar 16-18, 2018
 FTC East Super Regional - Scranton, PA
April 25-28, 2018 FIRST Tech Challenge World Championship Event in Detroit, Michigan 
We will be able to attend two-three qualifiers. We will notify the team once we get assigned the qualifier date and place.

If we pass the Qualifying Tournament we will compete in the NYC Championship.

Here are the qualifier we are attending last season (2016-2017)
Dec 10/11, 2016
 John Dewey High School
Feb 18/19, 2017
 Dalton High School
Parent Mentor Signup:
Our Parents will share the mentoring responsibilities by signing up for 4 shifts per season. At each meeting, we will have a min of 4 adults supervising the teams. If you have not yet signed up for the mentoring spot, please visit the SignUpGenie link that was sent to you. If you have problem with signing up, please email me at iffat@ForestHillsLego.com

FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) 

Teams meet for three hours weekly. (Grade 7-12)

 Time FTC Team 
Sat 2:00 - 5:00
Mindstorm Mechanics
 Iffat Mai
 Sat 1:00 - 5:00
Gear Masters
@Vaughn College
 Ken Ngai

FTC Kickoff @ TBD (Optional)
Meeting #1 

9/23/2017Meeting #2 
Meeting #3 @ MakerFaire
 9/30/2017Closed for Holiday
October10/7/2017Meeting #4 

10/14/2017Meeting #5 

10/21/2017Meeting #6 
 10/28/2017Closed for Holiday
November11/4/2017Meeting #7 

11/11/2017Meeting #8 

11/18/2017Meeting #9 Scrimmage? 

11/25/2017Closed for Holiday
December12/2/2017Meeting #10 
 12/9/2017?#8365 Tournament #1
 12/10/2017? #8721 Tournament #1
 12/16/2017Meeting #11 
 12/23/2017 Closed for Holiday
 12/30/2017 Closed for Holiday
January1/6/2018Meeting #12 

1/13/2018Meeting #13 
 1/20/18Meeting #14 
 1/27/18Meeting #15 
February2/3/2018Meeting #16 

Meeting #17 
 2/17/2018? #8365 Tournament #2

2/18/2018?#8721 Tournament #2
 2/25/2018*    FTC NYC Championship 
Super Regional Pennsylvania

FTC World Championship

TBD (2018)Coach Dinner

TBD (2018)
FHRL Celebration Party**

Note - We must qualify to compete in these events
There might be other Regional Tournaments that the team might have to attend before getting to Championship.

NYC Championship

Townsend Harris H.S.

149-11 Melbourne Avenue
Flushing, NY 11367

Super Regional Pennsylvania

University of Scranton

Scranton, PA

FTC World Championship

Detroit, MI

**FHRL Celebration Party for all members