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● Welcome ● Competitions ● [New!] Dean's List ● [New!] Woodie Flowers Award ● Hour Requirements ● 

Welcome Zebracorns! 

We're off and rolling! Please be sure you are checking Slack regularly, and check the hours website to make sure you're getting all of your hours! 


Competition information is in! The survey for competitions was due last Friday, but you still need to turn in the permission form and money by Friday January 18th. Money for Palmetto will be collected at this time, as we are officially attending. 
Competition Summary: 
  • (Guaranteed) Palmetto Regional: Feb 27th - March 2nd (Money is not due now)
  • (Guaranteed) Wake County District Event: March 8th-10th. We are not getting a hotel for this event and will be driving back and forth from NCSSM daily. 
  • (Guaranteed) Asheville District Event: March 22nd-25th. We will be getting a hotel for this event and will be returning Monday. This is an NCSSM extended weekend as well as the beginning of DPS spring break.
  • (Must Qualify) District Championship: April 5th-7th. We are going to try to get a hotel for this event. We must qualify based on the first two districts. This is the weekend of NCSSM's prom.
  • (Going) Houston Championship:April 16-21st. We are going to do our best to fly to this event.  We will likely be traveling back on Easter Sunday. 
Money may be paid in cash or check. Checks should be made payable to SCSSI. NCSSM students should pay the cashier non-NCSSM students may pay Meg at the lab. 

Detailed Itineraries can be found in the permission form. We don't currently have flight or hotel details. 

Due Dates:
January 18th: Money for all competitions and uniforms
January 18th: Permission Form (

[New!] Dean's List Award

Each year, the team can nominate 2 students in their sophomore or junior year for the Dean's List Award. This award "celebrates outstanding student leaders whose passion for and effectiveness at attaining FIRST ideals is exemplary." Please fill out the form at if you are interested in being nominated! This is due by January 25th.

[New!] Woodie Flowers Award 

Each year, the team nominates one mentor for the Woodie Flowers Award, which "recognizes an individual who has done an outstanding job of motivation through communication while also challenging the students to be clear and succinct in their communications." If you (or a group of students) feel that a particular mentor should be nominated, please fill out that survey at! The team will then use this feedback to write the nomination essay. This is due by January 25th.

Hour Requirements

Build season hour requirements are 10 hours per week during build season (This will go into effect starting the week of the 7th). Please keep this in mind as you are planning your schedule and use missing hours and flex hours as required.  All students are responsible for making the required hours during build season to be eligible to attend events with the team.


As always, if you have any questions, please send an email to
Lab Hours
Mon: 5:30PM-10PM
Tue: 5:30PM-10PM
Wed: 5:30PM-10PM
Thu: 5:30PM-10PM
Fri: 5:30PM-10PM
Sat: Noon-10PM
Sun: Lab Closed
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