The Chess Club consists of two groups (2-3 & 4-5), which meets once a week on different days beginning in the fall until May. Grades 2-5 are eligible to participate. The purpose of the Chess Club is to teach the students how to play chess with other students at the school in the morning before school starts. There are both informal games and timed games. Although not required, students are invited to attend local chess tournaments. Good sportsmanship, teamwork and relating chess to traditional academic subjects are additional benefits of joining the Chess Club.
For questions or more information contact Marion Bhatt: firstname.lastname@example.org
Grades 2 & 3 is on Tuesdays at 8:15 and Grades 4 & 5 is on Thursdays at 8:15. It's not too late to join! The link to the registration form is to the left or students may ask for a copy from the office. We look forward to a great chess club year!
2017 Chess Club Tournament Dates:
grades 2 & 3: Feb. 28, March 7, 14 and 21 at 8:15
grades 4 & 5: March 2, 9, 16 and 23 at 8:15
Reminder: Students who are not participating that day in Chess Club may not be dropped off early, even if their sibling is participating! You may contact the YMCA if you need the convenience of before school care.