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Chess is fun and can be learned quickly and easily. Studies have found that chess helps improve test results
in reading, science, and math, and produces growth in critical cognitive skills. Beyond academia, chess
influences social behavior including self esteem, respect for others, patience, and good manners. And did
we mention it’s FUN!!
Boards and sets are provided for our classes. The minimum class size is 10; maximum is 20. Enrollments
are accepted in the order received. For siblings, the first child is full price; additional siblings are half price.
Also, some reduced fees are available to low-income families upon request.
Note: The first parent to volunteer to assist the chess class will receive free chess for their child this session. No
chess experience necessary! Please contact the BCS office to sign up: 510-843-0150 or email us at
The Berkeley Chess School is a non-profit organization offering chess instruction from kindergarten
through high school for over 25 years. It is an affiliate of the US Chess Federation.
Participants must currently be in grades 1 to 5.
Registration starts on 08/07/2018 and ends on 09/07/2018.
Please contact The Berkeley Chess School office if you have any questions.