To Gwendolyn Brooks Middle School
When do we meet?
All teams meet 2 days per week—Friday plus either
Tuesday, Wednesday or Thursday—from 3:30 – 5:30 pm
in addition to occasional Saturday meetings or competitions
from October to March. See the calendar for details.
Brooks VEX Robotics Coaches:
Brian Shinners, Head Coach
Marc Bishop, Coach
John McDowell, Coach
Marsha Turner-Reid, Coach
OPEF VEX Robotics Program Coordinator:
The Oak Park Education Foundation (OPEF) is a privately funded, nonprofit organization that brings artists, architects, scientists, and technology experts into K-8th grade classrooms at every District 97 School. Our professional partners share their passion for learning while conducting hands-on projects with more than 4,100 students last year. OPEF also runs BASE Camp, exceptional summer and day-off enrichment delivered in a fun, collaborative environment; BASE Camp helps to fund OPEF's free in-school programming. Learn more at opef.org.