Students participate in school or community based teams of 10 students max. Tasks include mechanical design, programming, project research, and presentation skills in a high stress environment. Coaches can receive professional development from GRASP. Philly teams receive funding and additional support from GRASP, which sponsors 40+ Philadelphia, Chester, and Camden public schools and manages an Americorps VISTA to support these teams.
We have changed some of our qualifiers. Please take a look at the qualifier list to the right for all updates.
2018 World Championships
Let us congratulate our very own home teams for their excellent work at the World Championship April 25th to April 28th in Detroit, Michigan. There were over 100 FIRST LEGO league teams from around the world and these teams made our region proud!