Robotics

Team 4405 – Destination Deep Space

Did you know that PCA has a very advanced high school robotics team? Were you aware that throughout the months of January & February each year, they are tirelessly working almost every evening at their team’s lab in downtown Plymouth? In case you weren’t aware, we’d like to introduce you to Team 4405 – The…

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4th-6th Grade Robotics…Ready for launch!

Do you have students in the 4th-6th grade who are interested in robotics and you’d like to learn more about the program at PCA? Don’t miss the Parent Informational Meetings today! Fourth and fifth grade Robotics Informational Meeting 4th and 5th grade Robotics kicks off January 15th from 3:15 pm to 4 pm in the…

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The Atoms Family is Ready…2019 Robotics Season

The high school robotics team invites you to a Meet and Greet this Thursday, October 11, for all students and parents interested in learning more about the PCA high school robotics team, The Atoms Family. The Atoms Family competes through FIRST Robotics and has consistently been ranked among the best in the state of Michigan…

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World Championship…2018 FIRST Robotics

After a State Division finals appearance last year, the Atoms Family, out of Plymouth Christian Academy came into the year with high hopes of continuing its success. But, FIRST Robotics is different from traditional sports. The game changes. Every year. Completely. I mean completely. The rules change on the robot dimensions, allowed components and motors.…

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Small School, Big Results…PCA Robotics Presses On

This weekend Team 4405, The Atoms Family of Plymouth Christian Academy, competed in the Belleville District event for FIRST FRC Robotics. This event featured 41 teams from throughout Michigan. FIRST FRC Robotics is a worldwide high school robotics challenge. FIRST In Michigan is considered to be the “Mecca” of robotics and Michigan features 508 teams…

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Ready, Set, Robot

The leaves are turning, the air is crisp, and Team 4405 is putting their gears into the grind as Saturday, November 4th marked the first official day of the PCA Varsity Robotics season. The software team took a trip to Northville High School to meet with their programming team, The Robostangs, for a fun day…

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Team 4405 Year in Review

2017 marked the 6th year for Team 4405. We are thrilled with the growth for the PCA High School Robotics Team over these past years and look forward to an exciting future. Last year was a learning process for the entire team, students and mentors. We learned that we had to pay attention to electrical…

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The Atoms Family Launch into the 2017 Season…Full Steam Ahead

The high school robotics team, The Atoms Family, began planning for this season in October 2016. They rent a space in the PARC in downtown Plymouth where Coach, Mentor and PCA Alumni, Keith Boruta along with Assistant Coach & PCA Parent, Doug Chubb, work with them. The robotic’s software team uses LabView, a visual programming…

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The Atoms Family Kicks Off Their 5th Season

The PCA High School Robotics Team, The Atoms Family, is growing and the 2016 season marks their fifth year of competition in the FIRST Robotics program. As their program has grown, so have their accomplishments: Year 1: Hotshot Rookie Award Year 2: The team grew in size and they were only three places away from…

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