Schools qualify to represent SA in World Robot Olympiad

Pictured at the back are judges, Chris Mulder, Bruce Busansky and Dion Harvey. Front row are Parklands College pupils Cosimo Frazzitta, Muhammad Adam and Nkosinathi Nxumalo.

Parklands College and Sinenjongo High School pupils qualify to represent South Africa at the World Robot Olympiad International Final in Germany in November.

The World Robot Olympiad National competition was held at Curro Aurora in a hot Randburg last week, where 10 Parklands College teams and one Sinenjongo High School Team from Joe Slovo, which is mentored by Parklands College, qualified for the national event as a result of their outstanding performance at the World Robot Olympiad Western Cape Regional competition, held last month.

Parklands College pupils Aisha Salie and Imrah Salie with the judges at last week’competition.
Parklands pupils Cosimo Frazzitta, Muhammad Adam and Nkosinathi Nxumalo won medals for their garden robot.
Sinenjongo High School Team from Joe Slovo Elihle Zenzile, Prachazal Kimbini and Wesley Dickson Madzivadondo, will be heading off to Germany in November.