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Robotics posts solid results at state, fails to make worlds

Robotics posts solid results at state, fails to make worlds

Kelby Wittenberg, RubicOnline Editor

February 12, 2019


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

On Feb 9, the SPA robotics team competed in the state competition, winning awards and having great success, but ultimately failing to make worlds.

Hall shares his creative process of robotics

Hall shares his creative process of robotics

Bobby Verhey, RubicOnline Editor

February 8, 2019


Filed under FEATURE

With the Spartan Robotics team preparing for state, sophomore John Hall shares how the team gets ready for competitions.

Spartan Robotics teams don’t just build robots

Spartan Robotics teams don’t just build robots

Henry Burkhardt, Staff Writer

October 30, 2018


Filed under NEWS

The Spartan Robotics team hosted an open house for current and perspective students on Oct. 25.

Team Instagramers: Social media keeps fans connected

Team Instagramers: Social media keeps fans connected

Emma Sampson, RubicOnline Editor

April 5, 2018


Filed under SPORTS

Team Instagram accounts have recently been a way for students to follow their favorite school teams and clubs.

Bance talks tech

Bance talks tech

Ellie Findell, Production Manager

March 19, 2018


Filed under FEATURE

9th grader Miranda Bance discusses her introduction to the computer science field, and her interest in tech.

Spartan robotics builds the road to state

Spartan robotics builds the road to state

Martha Sanchez, Staff Writer

December 12, 2017


Filed under FEATURE

The SPA robotics team emphasizes teamwork and hard work as they progress toward the state qualifying tournaments this month.

Meet Spartan Robotics, SPA’s FTC team

Web Lehmann, RubicOnline Illustrator/Videographer

February 13, 2017


Filed under VIDEOS

The SPA robotics team made it to the semifinals at the state tournament on Feb. 11-12. Learn who they are, what the game is, and get a glimpse into their Dec. 10 tournament in this video by RubicOnline videographer, Web Lehmann.

New computer science program builds tech-y understanding

New computer science program builds tech-y understanding

Emily Thissen, RubicOnline Editor

September 4, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

Three new classes and a new computer science study group take place in the new classroom renovation of the lower library.

New Computer Science electives in works for upcoming school year

New Computer Science electives in works for upcoming school year

Boraan Abdulkarim, Editor in Chief

April 16, 2016


Filed under NEWS, TOP STORIES

In the works is a variety of new course offerings related to Computer Science that will be available to St. Paul Academy and Summit School students the upcoming school year. These courses include Introduction to computer science, Computer Science Principles I and II, Competition Robotics, Regular Robotics, Advanced Topics in Computer Design.