Tesla Robotics League

Central Florida league
 covering Orange, Lake, 
Osceola, and Sumter Counties.

Tesla Robotics League

Tesla's Public School Teams

Teams are generally limited to students attending the public school. Attending students can contact the coach at their school for information on joining the school team.


  • Neptune Middle School, Kississimmee - 7826 C:Hawks
  • Olympia High School, Orlando - 8614 Olympia Robotic Titan
  • Orlando Science Schools, Orlando - 5070 NUTS (not returning in 2016-7, moving to FRC) & 7579 BEARS (new coach TBA for 2016-17)
  • University High School, Orlando - 3939 Bolts of Steel & 6327 Fetch

Tesla's Private School Teams

Teams are generally limited to students attending the private school. Attending students can contact the coach at their school for information on joining the school team.


  • Forest Lake Academy, Apopka - 9444 FLA Tech 2.0, 10980 Magnum Bellatorum, 11020 Terminators
  • Foundation Academy, Winter Garden - 8989 Kiwi Krew, 10085 Little Squad on the Prairie (new coach TBA for 2016-7)
  • Lake Highland Preparatory School, Orlando - 9277 HazMat Explosive, 10650 HazMat Biohazard
  • Mt Dora Christian Academy, Mt Dora - 7141 Dawgs of Steel, 7142 Deceptidogs, 10027 Alphadogs (new coach TBA for 2016-7)
  • Mt Sinai Jr Academy, Orlando- 9442 Advanced Tech Master
  • Walker Memorial Academy, Apopka & Avon Park - 11106 Tech4mers (rookie year!)
  • Villages High School, Oxford = 11427 B^2 (rookie year!)

Tesla's Community Based Teams

Teams can be created for any group or purpose. Each team will have their own requirements and application process.

  • 5937 Renaissance Robotics - Apopka, mostly homeschoolers (spots available for 2016-7) contact
  • 6090 Rockstar Robotics - Pine Hills, Pine Hills Boys & Girls Club
  • 8601 Godly Gears - South Apopka, New Journey Youth Center
  • 9930 Robo-Knights - Orlando near UCF, Central Florida Stem Con (spots available for 2016-7) (5937 can get you in contact)
  • 9779 PIEaters - Orlando near College Park, Community/Neighborhood Team 
  • 10050 Raccoon Robotics -Dr Phillips, homeschoolers  (spots available for 2016-7) (5937 can get you in contact)

Space Coast League Teams known to be considering new members
  • 7477 Super 7 (spots available for 2016-2017 - ages 13+, at least 8th grade+) (5937 can get you in contact)

Start a FIRST Tech Challenge Team

Sometimes there is not a FIRST Tech Challenge team that is a good fit or matches your schedule. It's easier than you think! No experience necessary and you are never alone!


http://www.firstinspires.org/robotics/ftc/start-a-team


FTC teams consist of:

2 or more adult mentors

3-15 kids in middle and high school


Events and Teams in My Area - http://www.firstinspires.org/team-event-search

Other Program Levels

FIRST LEGO League Juniors team for ages 6-10 years old.

FIRST LEGO League team for ages 9-14 years old.

FIRST Tech Challenge team for ages 12-18 years old.

FIRST Robotics Competition team for ages 14-18 years old.



Official Sources:


Events and Teams in My Area - for all program levels

http://www.firstinspires.org/team-event-search


Statewide contacts for all areas and program levels 

https://firstfl.org/




Unofficial local groups that strive to help facilitate team matchmaking and the creation of new teams:


FIRST Tech Challenge of Central Florida (typically ages 12-18)

https://www.facebook.com/groups/FTC.CentralFL/


FIRST LEGO League of Central Florida (typically ages 9-14)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/FLL.CentralFL/


FIRST LEGO League Juniors of Central Florida (typically ages 6-10)
https://www.facebook.com/groups/FLLJrs.CentralFL/