Join the STA Chess Club! Chess Club is available to 3rd- 8th grade students. The first STA Chess Club meeting will be on Wednesday, September 14 in Allen Hall from 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. Students will meet outside of the school office after dismissal where we will walk down to Allen Hall as a group. Dismissal will be in the circle drive. Latch key students will be walked to the cafeteria. If your student is interested in becoming a part of chess club, please an enrollment form The form must be turned in before a student can attend. We will be asking for a $5.00 donation for snacks and for parents to sign up to attend at least two meetings during the year. Please contact Jamie Mies at 440-5016 with any questions.
Research from Johns Hopkins states, "There is a strong correlation between learning to play chess and academic achievement."
All students in 3rd through 8th grade are welcome to participate in the Chess Club. It is a great opportunity for students to learn a new skill, have fun, and meet new friends. The Club is for beginner to more advanced players.