2015 Design Award World Champion & Engineering Division Champions
2014, 2015, 2016, 2017 and 2018 VEX Tennessee State Champions
Brentwood Academy's Robotics Team, the “Iron Eagles,” was founded in 2013 by BA physics teacher Wendy Stallings. In its first year, the team of five worked very hard, winning the state competition and went on to compete in the 2014 VEX Robotics World Championship competition in Anaheim, California. In 2014-15, more than 40 students joined the program to make up six teams.
VEX Robotics is the world’s fastest growing competitive robotics program for schools and colleges around the world, with more than 11,000 teams from over 25 countries that participate in more than 800 competitions worldwide. The competition season culminates each Spring, with the highly-anticipated World Championship presented by the Robotics Education and Competition (REC) Foundation, which unites top qualifying teams from local, state and international VEX Robotics event.