You have FIRST PICK at our class selections for continuing enrollment. Choose your preference by Friday, October 4th. On October 5th, the classes will open to the public.
This page is intended for founding families who enrolled with SoLA Robotics in August 2019. You have first priority for enrollment, class preference and community input/suggestions on our services.
Thank you for being part of the SoLA family!
The next phase of fall classes begins October 12th. Please choose your preferred class time. The form below includes a recurring payment feature that can be cancelled at anytime. Your monthly membership will always be $77 as long as your enrollment is current.
Good News! We are adding a Thursday class in November (5-7pm for ages 9+). We are also exploring home-school options to provide daytime classes during the week. Please email Jen directly if you have a preferred day or time suggestion. Thank you :-)
TECH CLUB MEETING DATES AND EVENTS
SoLA Tech Clubs are designed to guide students in building skills over time.
The curriculum runs from September through June.
Saturdays (10am and 12:30 classes) 14th, 21st, 28th
Wednesdays 18th, 25th, Oct 2
September Activities: Fun intro to coding with Dash and Dot robots, including Legos, launchers and sketch. Open slots for Wonder Robotics Competition (ages 6-14).
Saturdays (10am and 12:30 classes) 12th, 19th, 26th
Wednesdays 9th, 16th, 30th
October Activities: Learning to code with Dash, Dot and CUE robots. Wonder Robotics Competition Team practice with obstacles.
Oct 19th - Taste of Soul interactive booth
Oct 22-23 - SoLA Robotics Booth at YoMo STEAM Fest (LA Convention Center) ***VOLUNTEERS NEEDED***
Oct 24-29 - SoLA Robotics Team at WER International Robotics Open
Saturdays (10am and 12:30 classes) 9th, 16th, 23rd
Wednesdays 6th, 13th, 20th
November Activities: Introduction to VEX Robotics and Sphero (rolling) robots. VEX IQ Teams open for enrollment (ages 8-13) VEX competition occurs in Feb 2020. Flying and coding with Airblock.
Saturdays (10am and 12:30 classes) 7th, 14th, 21st
Wednesdays 4th, 11th, (No class on Dec 18th, please attend on Dec 21 for Celebration)
December Activities: VEX Robotics Team practice (building, driving, programming). Submission of Wonder Robotics codes for judging. Intro to Virtual Reality.
Dec 7th - DTLA Mini Makerfaire - Water Raceway with Sphero at LA Central Library 10a-4p
Dec 12-18th - SoLA Robotics Team at WER International World Championship
Upcoming for 2020
Tech Clubs continue running three weeks per month in addition to the following events.
January 2020 Teams enter Games for Change (Digital Game Competition)
Jan 31-Feb 2 Join us at GameSchool Con Register Now!
February 15, 2020 VEX IQ Tournament at El Camino College
April 7, 2020 City of STEM Festival at Columbia Space Center