The Futurists, from left, front row: Emily Zhou, Autumn Jia, Tony Liu; from left, back row: Eric Zhang, Joseph Jia.

The Futurists, a FIRST LEGO League team, is a group of talented, hard-working Lexington students, who love math, computer programming, innovation, and problem-solving. During several month's preparations for the FLL tournament competition, the team showed great attitude on embracing FLL Core Values,  demonstrated fantastic teamwork towards building and programming the robots, performed deep research and came up ideas on FLL projects.  Even with most team members a first-time FLL participant, they achieved amazing results in the tournament Shrewsbury qualifier round and advanced to Massachusetts FLL State championship competition.