CRUSH (Creating Robotics Under Severe Heat) 1011 is a FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) Robotics team operating out of Sonoran Science Academy in Tucson, Arizona. Our mission is to provide FIRST & STEM (science, technology, engineering, & math) opportunities to students in the Tucson community, with an emphasis on undeserved populations, therefore enabling students to gain self confidence & STEM appreciation, to become college bound, and to achieve elevated success.
Girls on our team
30% of our team members are girls
60% of our team is of a minority group
100% of our members are more interested in STEM than they were before joining 1011
90% of our team knew about CRUSH before entering high school
NEWS AND UPDATES
Catch Up with CRUSH!
On October 7th, 8th, and 9th CRUSH students were busy talking to members of the Tucson community at Tucson Meet Yourself. We demonstrated our robot, recruited tax credit donations, and handed out information on volunteering and our summer camp to the many people in attendance. Tucson Meet Yourself is one of the biggest events in[…]
Rock’n’ Robotics Family Rock Concert featuring the band ‘NO WITNESSES’, an alternative rock band. The event will be at 2325 West Sunset Road, Tucson, AZ 85741 in the SSA GYM! Everyone is invited! Students:$5 NonStudents:$7 The concert starts at 7PM on Friday, September 2, 2016. All proceeds support FRC Team CRUSH 1011. This event is[…]
For the first time in CRUSH’s history, the robot we designed and built won a regional, the Colorado Regional! Thanks to our alliance partners 1619 and 4550! We also won the Excellence in Engineering award and one of our members, Emma, is a Dean’s List Finalist! We CRUSHed it! Thanks for all the support!