Build Season is Here!

Our weekly build schedule is as follows: Monday OFF Tuesday 6:30-9:00pm GHS Woodshop Wednesday 6:30-9:00pm GHS Woodshop Thursday 6:30-9:00pm GHS Woodshop Friday 6:30-9:00pm GHS Woodshop Saturday 9:00am-5:pm GHS Woodshop (Approximate) Sunday 9:00am-5:pm GHS Woodshop (Approximate) You DO NOT need to attend every session. School work is priority one!

We love home cooking

For many years, the PowerKnights have survived on awesome home cooking by our generous parents on the weekends. We hope you’ll help us continue this fine tradition by cooking for us during build season! Meal Sign-ups at:

December All Team Meeting

The Last All Team Meeting of 2016. Are you ready? December 14th. Dyn. 7pm. Be there, or be absent.  We’ll be going over BoB, WIST and the Christmas Parade. We’ll be doing team elections, discussing kickoff, the raffle calendar, and other business. All Parents and Students should be present for this meeting. We will be […]

Donald Moore Jansen Jr, 1950-2015

Don Jansen, 65, second from the left, passed away Monday, August 10, 2015 The Powerknights are sad to announce the passing of Don Jansen, our former lead engineering mentor from ~1998 to 2000. Don mentored the team when we were Blue Lighting, Team 146. Don worked at what was then known as the Public Service […]

Ultimate Pi Day

Our team celebrated Ultimate Pi Day in a way that only a FIRST Team could. We ate many different types of pie, had a Pi reciting contest, a pie eating contest and as a fundraiser for local charity, we had a mentor (and Senior) pie-ing! Congratulations to Cody on his recitation of NINETY ONE digits […]

Website & Social Media Help Needed!

Twitter? Facebook? Instagram? WordPress? Do these words mean something to you? Are you interesting in learning more about developing and maintaining a website? If you are interested in learning more about how you can help Team 501 enhance its social media presence or manage the website, please contact Isaac! We are looking for students who […]

New Students Always Welcome

Any new West High School or Goffstown High School students interested in learning more, check out the rest of our website and email All are welcome! We don’t just build robots. We need students interested in business, engineering, fundraising, graphic arts, programming, and spirit! A Huge thanks to our major sponsors: Dyn, Intelitek, Burndy […]