STEAMchess

Saturday Chess Club

Winter Session

December 7th - February 29th

WHY CHESS?

Studies have shown that students

who play Chess see huge scholastic benefits over non-chess players:​​

  • 35% higher in creative capacity

  • 13% higher in critical thinking

  • 10% higher on reading tests

  • 8.0% higher on reading assessments

  • 7.4% higher on math tests

Chess & <CODING> improves...

  • logical reasoning

  • critical thinking

  • decision making

  • problem solving

  • strategic planning

  • computational skills

"DEVELOPING CHESS CHAMPIONS 1 SCHOOL COMMUNITY AT A TIME!"

​ACHIEVEMENTS

 U.S. National Girls Chess Championship 2018, Chicago

- 6th Place Individual (Emily T.)

​​New York State ALL GIRLS Tournament 2018, New York

 - 2nd Place Individual (Ava J.)

 - 3rd Place Individual (Rebecca R.)

New York State Chess Championship 2018, Saratoga

 - 3rd Place Individual (Emily T.)

​New York City ALL GIRLS Chess Championship 2018

 - 1st Place Individual City Champion (Ava J.)

National Chess Championship 2017, Nashville

MS67Q - 13th Place TEAM

 - 13th Place Individual (Kai W.)

 - 20th Place Individual (Matt T.)

New York State Chess Championship 2017, Saratoga

PS98Q - 8th Place TEAM

MS67Q - 6th Place TEAM

 - 2nd Place Individual (Matt T.)

New York City Chess Championship 2017

PS98Q - 4th Place TEAM

 - 1st Place Individual - City Champion (Ava J.)

 - 10th Place Individual (Hudson R.)

 

New York City ALL GIRLS Challenge 2017

 - 1st Place Individual City Champion (Emily T.)

National Chess Championship 2016, Nashville

PS98Q - 5th Place TEAM

 - 8th Place Individual (Emily T.)

 - 12th Place Individual (Kai W.)

 - 30th Place Individual (Ava J.)

New York State Chess Championship 2016

PS98Q - 2nd Place TEAM

 - 1st Place Individual - State Champion (Rebecca R.)

 - 13th Place Individual (Peyton C.)

New York City Chess Championship 2016

PS98Q - 5th Place TEAM

 - 9th Place Individual

New York City's Mayor's Cup 2016

PS98Q - 3rd Place TEAM

 - 8th Place Individual