During this "new normal" our programs and classes have migrated to our online classroom. All spring 2020 registered students are welcome. To access please login to our Chess Club links above. If you require more information please email us. New online classroom Registrations coming July 2020.

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 

Enrichment Programs for Kids!

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" Play for fun and play to win! "