AMBASSADORS ADVANCE TO ROBOTICS SUPER-REGIONAL
Bethesda Christian School’s FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) robotics team has qualified for the South Super-Regional Championship, to be held March 23-25 at The Classic Center in Athens, Georgia.
The team's advance to the South Super-Regional will be its third appearance in four years. Faculty sponsor Una Davis stated that the squad “double-qualified” for the Super-Regional, placing second for the Inspire Award and winning the Think Award at the FTC North Texas Regional Championship on February 25.
The Inspire Award, the highest honor given at a meet, recognizes a team that embodies the spirit of the FTC program. The Inspire Award winner is a top contender for many other judged awards and exhibits Gracious Professionalism, one of the FIRST program’s highest values.
The Think Award is given to a team for the quality of its engineering notebook. Judges recognize the winning squad for its documentation of the robot design process.
Members of the Ambassador Robotics team are Noah Brown, Ben Davis, Mark Eagan, Rachel Gruenbaum and Brandon Watanabe. The Ambassadors will be one of 72 teams in 11 states competing at the South Super-Regional Championship.
BCS invites you to its Fine Arts Night on Tuesday, May 9, from 6:00-8:30 p.m. The evening begins with an art exhibition showcasing the work of BCS elementary, middle and senior school students. Framed artwork of elementary students also will be available for $25 each. The Spring Band Concert follows at 7:00 and will feature the BCS Beginner, Intermediate and Symphonic bands. You won't want to miss this special evening!
Come one come all!!! The Athletic Department is holding a used uniform sale on Wednesday, May 10, from 3:30-5:30 p.m. in the gym. All items are $1 each. Stop by and see what we have, especially if you’re a runner needing shorts; a basketball player needing a jersey; or a baseball, softball or soccer player needing a uniform. Our used uniforms are great as apparel for athletic practices, to show your school spirit, or simply for casual wear. Everything must go!!
The BCS Fine Arts Department invites you to its elementary school musical, The GO Tour, to be held on Friday, May 12, at 7 p.m. in the sanctuary. Join the Hillside Worship Band as it travels the globe to share God's love and encourage kids everywhere to go, connect, and share! In each country, the band encounters a suspicious local news reporter with humorous hijinx. We hope to see you then!