Did you know Parkway is home to a competitive robotics team ranked in the top eight in the world?
6/30/2021 -- Did you know that Parkway Schools is now home to a competitive robotics team program that is ranked in the top eight in the world?
Team Blue Brains from Parkway West High placed in the top eight out of 821 teams from 30 countries in the world championship. West High’s Team Memory Leak placed as one of the top 48 teams in the world.
Team Blue Brains qualified for the 2022 VEX Robotics World Championship which will be held in Dallas, Texas.
The teams and students are:
Team Blue Brains Kuna Addagarla Hrishav (Rick) Biswas Joseph Britt Anushka Dharmasanam Levi Ladd David Meisinger Isaac Porter Robert (Jack) Wild
Team Memory Leak Ethan DeLuca Kaiden Kelley Lehi Grant Kilpatrick Sidharth Rajagopal Chris Roy Jacob (Jake) Rushing Shiv Sharma Andrew Son Noah Withers
Out of 821 teams from 30 countries that competed this year at Worlds:
Team Blue Brains (5430A) is... - one of the top 4 alliances in the world (top 8 teams). - one of the top 7 teams in the U.S. - one of only 6 teams in the world to earn the Excellence Award at Worlds.
Team Memory Leak (5430C)... - advanced to the finals of their Arts A division (top 4 teams). - is one of the top 48 teams in the world. - is one of the top 37 teams in the US.
West High robotics teams went toe-to-toe with greats from the United States, Hong Kong, Canada, Taiwan, Singapore, Australia, Russia, and Mexico.