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10-27-2005, 04:27 PM
Hi. I am from team 1108. I was just wondering about lettering requirements for Robotics at the high school level.
10-27-2005, 04:36 PM
Do you mean like varsity letters?
This thread (http://www.chiefdelphi.com/forums/showthread.php?t=38185&highlight=varsity+letters) might help.
10-27-2005, 04:47 PM
Yeah our school wants robotics to be a lettering activity
10-27-2005, 04:58 PM
Like requirements for lettering
10-27-2005, 05:04 PM
As the thread he gave you eventually shows, lettering is school dependent. Talk to your robotics coach and/or the principal of your school to try to work something out.
Since you more than likely don't have varsity and junior-varsity teams, you might want to make it something like never missing more X meetings or find some other measure of dedication/contribution.
10-27-2005, 06:04 PM
I wish more schools would offer lettering for robotics. It would boost participation.
Yes, part of your requirements should involve a minimum level of participation. Don't use a negative like "can't miss more than X meetings", use a positive spin "must complete X number of hours"
Scott team 48
10-28-2005, 12:02 AM
On team 48 this past year our seniors got letters, since we depend on your grades and academic record for travelling we used those as our base guidelines, if I remember correctly it was something like attend at least 2 of the competitions that we went to, and have been an active member for at least 2 years or have made a major contribution in your 1 year.
10-28-2005, 12:07 AM
Our school has lettering for robotics.
Our team has a point system of participation, top %25 letter.
10-28-2005, 03:53 PM
ok all you have to do is set up what your doin for the year have so many activites tell the students they have to go to a certain amount like 3 of 4 make them big then they also have to have a certain amount of hours logged for build season say 60hrs easy to get the need to also set up something by themselves or in a SMALL group have a certain G.P.A. as well get aproved by admin. and presto
10-28-2005, 05:16 PM
our school does not have an offical letter, but we(the team) are in the process of getting a patch-type thingy that we can put out ourselves, not through the school at all.
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