Chess Club

Hickey PTA runs an after school Chess Club Program

chess club
chess club

At Hickey, we want the Chess Club to be open to all participants K-5th grade. Kids learn the game of chess through play with their peers. They have fun learning new moves and showing off their skills. No experience is required, just a positive attitude.

The club meets after school twice a month from 2:45-3:45pm. For the 2019-20 school year there is a one-time fee to improve chess club. Included in the price is a chess set for your student and a chess club t-shirt. If additional students from a family join, an additional $10 will be needed to cover the cost of the t-shirt.

Please note: Chess Club is only as successful as we parents make it. Chess Club is run by the PTA, not the school. Parent volunteers are vital to making this club a possibility. There is a requirement of one adult per 10 children attending. If that volunteer requirement is not met before each meeting, there is a possibility chess club could be cancelled for that session. No knowledge of chess is required to volunteer. Parents are needed to help arrange games and monitor the children. A Volunteer Sign Up will begin soon. Please remember, you must be cleared to volunteer through Plano ISD's volunteer policy and have a background check run.

DATES FOR 2019-2020 Chess Club:

Wednesday, September 25th

Wednesday, October 9th

Monday, October 28th

Wednesday, November 13th

Monday, November 18th

Wednesday, December 11th

Monday, December 16th

Wednesday, January 8th

Monday, January 27th

Wednesday, February 12th

Wednesday, Feb 24th

Monday, March 2nd

Wednesday, March 25th

Monday, April 6th

Wednesday, April 22nd

Parent permission is required to participate. Forms with permission slip and payment must be received by September 20, 2019. For questions, please reach out to our Chess Chair Coordinator, Crystal - bobula8832@gmail.com.

2019-2020 Chess Club Flyer (English)

2019-2020 Chess Club Flyer (Spanish)

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