Francis Parker hosting robotics battle

The Francis Parker School W.A.R. Lords (We Are Robot Lords), in conjunction with the robotics team from High Tech High, will host the Battle at the Border on Oct. 15 at the Linda Vista campus of Francis Parker School.

This off-season robotics competition is open to FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology) teams from Southern California and gives the San Diego community an opportunity to see the impact that FIRST robotics has on students. Admission is free. to the public. Among the Parker team members are La Jollans Emily Dorsey, Zach Gleicher, David Larson, Kay Toma and Jesse Werner.