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Chess Club Trophy Day

The Wood Acres Chess Club celebrated Trophy Day last week. Everyone received a trophy and had a great time. The kids with the highest scores from the tournament took home the biggest awards.

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The Wood Acres Chess Club is open to all Wood Acres Grammar School and Upper School students. Winter & Spring club meetings start Wednesday, January 26th and conclude May 18th. Click here for more information about the Wood Acres Chess Club.


Winter/Spring Chess Club at Wood Acres Starts January 26th

Winter/Spring meetings of The Wood Acres Chess Club will be every Wednesday school is in session beginning Wednesday, January 26th, 2011, and ending Wednesday, May 18th, 2011.

Four Things You Should Know About Kid Chess at Wood Acres 

  1. Chess will make your child smarter.

    Chess has been proven to raise standardized test scores. Chess improves critical thinking, decision making, concentration, focus, memory and many other mental functions.  A child who plays chess is better prepared for school, life, and his or her career.  Simply put, Kid Chess is a great investment in your child’s future.
  2. Kids love Kid Chess.
    It’s hard to believe, but Chess is a game, kids love games, and we make it funKid Chess is the most popular elementary after-school program in Metro Atlanta. Kid friendly instructors and our professionally produced cartoon lessons entertain and engage the kids.  Most students choose to stay with us for years. 
  3. Kid Chess is convenient.
    The club meets on the Wood Acres campus right after school. There’s no hectic driving from one location to another. Kids just stay at their school in a safe and familiar environment.
  4. Kid Chess is for everyone.
    Kid Chess programs are designed for all skill levels.  Students will be taught level-appropriate skills and lessons by our professional Chess Coaches, and they will have plenty of chances to play with kids of similar skills.  From beginning players to advanced, everyone is welcome at Kid Chess. 

How to Register

Winter/Spring Semester Tuition for 1st hour (2:30-3:30) is $209 and 2nd hour (3:35-4:35) is $155. Tuition for both 1st and 2nd hours combined (2:30-4:35) is only $285. (The same material is not covered in both 1st and 2nd hours, as many students are double-enrolled.) Kindergarten students are eligible for 2nd hour only.

You may register online for this class if you like: it’s fast, secure, and convenient. If you do not wish to register online, we have included a traditional registration form in this message.

To register by mail, please print this email and fill out the form, and send with your check or payment information to Kid Chess, 2501 E. Piedmont Road, Suite 160, Marietta, GA 30062.

To get more information or to register, please call us at 770-575-5802 or email info@kidchess.com. Visit us at http://www.kidchess.com.

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