The Port Townsend STEM Club hosts two FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) teams in collaboration with Blue Heron Middle School. FTC is the third tier of competition in the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) provided for 7th – 12th grade students.
The Olympic Dragons #15117 was founded in 2018 as a team affiliated with the Port Townsend STEM Club. You can read about some of their accomplishments in these newspaper articles:
Port Townsend Leader 2019 Article: https://www.ptleader.com/stories/mini-maker-fair-returns-to-pt-for-5th-year,65264
Port Townsend Leader 2018 Article: https://www.ptleader.com/stories/student-run-mini-maker-fair-returns-to-pt,815
Taco Time is a rookie team affiliated with both the Port Townsend STEM Club and Blue Heron Middle School.
To get involved with FTC as a mentor, student, sponsor, or to just get more information contact: Gabriella Ashford at firstname.lastname@example.org!