Team Braidy,' under the expert supervision of teacher of physics Mr Hussain, beat all other competitors and have now advanced to the Vex Robotics
UK national finals which will take place on March 2 and 3 at the International Centre in Telford.
The second grant will go toward VEX robotics
kits for the early high school credit robotics class at MacArthur Middle School.
Stuart Sweetman, head of design and technology at King Henry VIII School, said: "Parents and pupils alike were excited to welcome many other schools to our VEX robotics
Although we initially focused on LEGO MINDSTORMS, recently, we have ventured into VEX Robotics
and SeaPerch Challenges.
The VEX Robotics
World Championship brings together top robotics teams to celebrate their accomplishments and compete with and against the best teams from around the world.
In the college's Hebert Auditorium, 80 high school teams from throughout New England competed in the New England Regional VEX Robotics
Championships, a matchup that will send approximately 16 teams on to the world championships in Anaheim, Calif.
The school received 1,000 [pounds sterling] to help with its Vex Robotics
Standard are open source Arduino microcontrollers, Vex robotics
kits, and LEGOs.
Teams From Canada, China, Mexico, New Zealand, Puerto Rico, Singapore and United States Shine the Brightest at the 2012 VEX Robotics
Competition World Championship.
Students of Riyadh Schools left the capital last week along with students from Jubail and Yanbu to Los Angeles in the United States to represent the country in the VEX Robotics
World Championship that took place from April 18 to 22 in the Californian city of Anaheim.
Modular robots are ones where ready-made kits are used, like Lego or Vex Robotics
The event is being organized by the New Zealand Information and Technologies Group and Kiwibots New Zealand, which runs Vex Robotics
competitions in schools, Xinhua reports.