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1/4/2018
Congratulations to the Elm Street Middle School Robotics Teams for dominating, award-winning performances at the NH VEX IQ Qualifier Tournament, held last month at Manchester Community College, Manchester.

Teams of students design and build robots to compete against other schools' robots. The more clever and high-scoring robots win:
 
  • EMS Team 10800A won First Place Teamwork Award, Excellence Award, and STEM Research Project Award: Kyle Beaton, Austin Borroto, Mithil Cherkadi, Pradhiti Modadugu, Jonathan Raja, Samay Sahu, and Ben Wheeler
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  • EMS Team 10800Z won Second Place Teamwork Award: Kyle Dean and Connor Smith
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  • EMS Team 1080M won a Design Award: Kyle D'Silva, Jakob Graudons, Krish Kankure, Shreya Khanal, Reeya Parikh, Neev Patel, Raina Patel, Atul Phadke, and Preyas Sinha
The EMS Robotics Teams are coached by David Purington, who also is a technical education teacher at Elm Street Middle School.

All three teams qualified to advance to compete in the NH/VT State Championship on February 11 at the Manchester Country Club, Manchester. In addition, because of its previous competition success, Team 10800A has been invited to compete at the 2018 VEX IQ National Open Robotics Championship in Iowa this April. Again, congratulations!