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    Chess is a critical thinking game that provides intellectual stimulus, training, and enhances the life skills of concentration, sportsmanship, and competition.

    1. Meetings will be held weekly on Mondays, after school until 5:00 pm in room #104.
    2. Any grade-level student and ability player (novice, intermediate, or advanced) is welcome to join.
    3. Chess instruction will be based on casual, competitive, computer, round-robin, clock, and score-card play.  The annual BOE chess tournament will be held in April or May 2023.                                                                 
    • Students are allowed to bring snacks. Students can purchase snacks at the school store until 4:00 pm.
    • Students need to be picked up at 5:00 pm.


    May 2022:

    • Monday (5/2/22), the End-of-year "pizza party."  Students must return a permission slip so that refreshments can be ordered.

    Meetings will resume during the 2022-2023 school year.

    Please email me if you have any questions at lwatson@effingham.k12.ga.us.

Last Modified on May 2, 2022