Image of WIP from the 2020 FIRST robotics competition

Welcome to Team 8069 – the Super Hornets. We’re a high school robotics team that competes in a worldwide competition called “FIRST Robotics Competition.” No matter if you are a high school student, an adult interested in mentoring, or a potential sponsor, please consider joining us. There is no lack of room for you! We accept students from public, private and home schools alike. Below are some of the available opportunities on the team. No prior experience is expected of students or their parents, and almost all costs are sponsored.


  • Mechanical Engineering
  • CAD Drawing
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Metal Fabrication and Machining
  • Robot/Machine Programming
  • Mobile App Development
  • 3-D Animation


  • Public Speaking
  • Essay Writing
  • Marketing
  • A Business Plan
  • Photography and Video
  • Website & Social Media Management
  • Carpentry
  • Creative Design
  • Community Service

Our shop is located in St. Charles, MO (details on our location page). If you don’t have the means to travel, then we can help  find another team closer to you.

During build season, virtual meetings are held 7:00-9:00 pm Tuesday, Thursday and variable times on Saturday. If you would like to join us at a meeting, please drop us a note via any of the methods on our Contact Us page.




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