About TORC

TORC 2137 is Oxford High School’s FIRST Robotics Team.

Our team consists of students grades 9 thru 12.

Everyone is welcome at TORC!

We Build Robots.

We Compete.

FIRST is the name of the organization that sponsors the competitions.

FIRST is an acronym for “For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology”.

Vision and Mission of FIRST

“To transform our culture by creating a world where science and technology are celebrated and where young people dream of becoming science and technology leaders.”

Dean Kamen, Founder

Mission

Our mission is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders, by engaging them in exciting mentor-based programs that build science, engineering and technology skills, that inspire innovation, and that foster well-rounded life capabilities including self-confidence, communication, and leadership.