Welcome to the official website of Team Beta

FIRST Robotics Competition Team #2836, Electrathon Car #665

Nonnewaug High School, Woodbury, CT, Regional School District #14

Suffield Scrimmage 2013 Group Photo Team Beta

Team βeta is  a group of students from Nonnewaug High School in Woodbury, CT, who promote science and technology to their community, and participate in the FIRST Robotics Competition and the CT Electrathon Challenge.  They also engage in astronomical research and education at the John J. McCarthy observatory, and host the CT Tech Fest.  For more information about Connecticut Tech Fest or to register as an exhibitor, please visit the CT Tech Fest website here.

FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics is an organization whose mission is to inspire young people to be leaders in science and technology. FIRST allows students worldwide to further their knowledge in science and technology.

Team Beta meets each Wednesday at Woodbury Middle School in the Tech Ed Room from 7-9pm, and each Thursday at Nonnewaug High School in room 114 (the Physics Room) from 2:30 – 4:00 pm.  During Robot Build Season you can find Team Beta hard at work at WMS from 5:30-9:30 pm Monday through Thursday, and Sunday 1:30 to 6:30 pm

Below is an animation that explains this year’s FIRST Robotics Competition Game

Team Beta is a self-funded team.  We are able to compete and celebrate science and technology with the public thanks to all those who support us at our fundraisers, through grants, and our sponsors. Our opportunity is thanks to your generosity!

sponsors 2012-2013

Click here to learn more about our sponsors and how to become a sponsor of Team Beta