Ella Baker Chess Club

Welcome to the Ella Baker Chess Club!

  • Day: We meet on Wednesdays after school from 2:20pm-3:30pm in the Cafeteria.
  • Cost: Tuition is $220 per student per 9 week session.
  • Dates: Our Fall Session starts on September 25 and runs until November 20. Our Fall make-up option will be for December 4.
  • Ages: All students grades K-5 are welcome to join our program. Students will be split up into multiple groups based on chess skill and experience!
  • Schedule:
    • 10-minutes of snack time during attendance
    • 20-minutes of practice play while coaches give feedback.
    • 20-minutes of interactive and engaging lessons
    • 20-minute club tournament round¬†where we track results and pass out Trophies and Medals to our top finishers on the final class.
    • All students receive an Excel with Chess club t-shirt along with weekly optional homework sheets.
  • Coaching Team: Coach Lane leads the Ella Baker Chess Club along with Coach Pete and Coach Steve.
  • Contact: If you have any questions, please reach out to: schools@excelwithchess.com