Chess Scholars

St. Edward School and Chess Scholars present an after school chess club with professional instruction. Children can sign-up for three sessions throughout the school year. Chess takes place on Mondays after school. Develop your child’s intellect through the royal game of chess! Current research has shown a strong link between chess and academic performance in a variety of areas, including mathematics and language arts. Also, chess has been proven to enhance children’s motivation, concentration, focus, social skills, and creativity. Open to grades 1st-8th. Program moderated by Chess Scholars ( at 847-482-9999.