SMbly Required high school robotics team was founded in 2015 to
provide students with the unique experience of working as an engineering
team to build a robot and compete at the world level.

Robotics Team - 2020

Team Overview

Members of the team can be involved and gain experience in:
  • Business/Marketing
  • Computer Aid Designing (CAD)
  • Engineering
  • Programming
  • Manufacturing
  • Community outreach

Through FIRST robotics students gain:


  • Access to over $50 million in scholarships
  • Obtain real world engineering skills
  • Work one-on-one with professional mentors
  • Receive hands on experience
  • Become part of an alumni network to aid them in the process of obtaining internships and careers in their future.

FIRST Robotics Competitions are a combination of a sporting event, tech convention, NASCAR pit crew, business networking, film festival, costume party, and rock concert all rolled into one. If that sounds fun to you, contact:


Mr. LeBlanc at robotics@smhs.org or stop by the library after school on Mondays through Fridays from 4 p.m. - 7 p.m. to check out the team in action.

For more information regarding the team, follow @SMblyRequired5805 on Instagram and @SMblyRequired on Twitter!