Team 253, the Boba Bots, is a non-profit FIRSRobotics Competition team representing Mills High School in Millbrae, California. Our team has been fully led and organized by high school students since 1998. We are made up of dedicated members from varying backgrounds who work to promote STEM education among youth, learn about robotics, construct a robot, and have fun while learning skills applicable to future careers. Our team has a focus on sustainability, team culture, and community impact.



The mission of FIRST® is to inspire young people to be science and technology leaders and innovators, 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.


Build Season Meetings

Meetings will continue in September

We just concluded our season, but will start the 2021-22 season in September! We hold all of our meetings in the Makerspace! Check it out by clicking the button above!

If you would like join our team and attend our upcoming meetings, email us at mrtteam253@gmail.com, and we'll give you information on the team and how to join!

**no meetings on school holidays**

Students Making Awesome Robotics Technology (SMART)


July 10 to August 7 (every Saturday from 1:15-3:15)

From July 10 to August 7, the Boba Bots will be conducting a summer program for incoming 6th graders to incoming 9th graders. This program will be completely free, and will consists of different STEM classes that students can sign up for which include programming, electronics, construction, and operations (publicity). Also this program will be completely virtual!


The Boba Bots 253 newsletter gives weekly updates of what our team accomplishes during meetings.  It also gives dates for upcoming events, including outreach, team bonding, competitions, and more.