School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI) is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization founded by Frederick Breithut In 1984. Our vision is to create an educated workforce for Long Island by opening the minds of middle school and high school students to career opportunities through a collaborative partnership of schools, businesses, community organizations and government.   More...

Important FIRST Long Island Announcements

Congratulations to all FIRST Robotics Competition, FIRST Tech Challenge, FIRST LEGO League
and FIRST LEGO League Jr. teams for a great season!

Congratulations to the SIX FIRST Competition teams set to compete at the FIRST Championships in St. Louis, April 26-29. This includes Teams #263 - Sachem Aftershock from Sachem High School; #329 - The Mohawks from Patchogue-Medford High School; #2869 - The Regal Eagles from Bethpage High School; #5736 - The Kingsmen from Kings Park High School; #5016 - Huntington Robotics from Huntington High School; and #6746 - The Mustangs from Our Lady of Mercy Academy in Syosset.

Congratulations also to FIRST Tech Challenge Team #11988 - Crusader Robotics from Brookville; FIRST LEGO League Teams: #92 - Sea Lions from Seaford (Long Island Champions); #16282 - Floral Park Party Bots 2.0 from Floral Park (Second Place Champions); #684 - STOBOR from Syosset; #10425 - Harborfields Library Purple LEGO Eaters from Centerport; and FIRST LEGO League Junior Team #8994 - The RoboWiggles which are each advancing to additional FIRST events in St. Louis, April 26-29.

Can't make it to St. Louis, but want to catch all the live action for this weekend?
Or you can download the FIRST Championship App on Android or Apple devices for up-to-the-minute match results and team updates!

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What's Happening at SBPLI

2017 SBPLI Long Island Regional - FIRST Robotics Competition

Six Long Island teams are preparing to head to the FIRST® Championships in St. Louis following the biggest, and most intense, SBPLI Long Island Regional to-date. Presented by School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI), the 2017 SBPLI Long Island Regional FIRST® Robotics Competition was held at Hofstra University’s David S. Mack Sports and Exhibition Complex on...

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After a six-week build season, which culminated on Tuesday, February 21, area students will soon have an opportunity to compete at the 2017 SBPLI Long Island Regional FIRST® Robotics Competition, presented by School-Business Partnerships of Long Island, Inc. (SBPLI). Fifty-five teams, from across Long Island and New York, and also Brazil, will head to Hofstra University’s David S....

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FIRST LEGO League Jr. Creature Craze Logo

Each year, FIRST® LEGO® League Jr. presents a new and exciting challenge aimed at igniting the creativity of children, age six to 10. For 2016-2017, that theme is “Creature CrazeSM,” which aims to challenge students to explore the wonders of the animal kingdom. And, now, Long Island children from more than 60 teams will have their chance to present all that they have learned...

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