2019 Winter/Spring Chess Club Registration is OPEN Thursday, December 6th through Friday, February 9th!
There is NO registration fee for Spring Hill PTO members. Non-members may register for an additional $8 fee per class. You must be a PTO member prior to registering for OSA to receive the member price for classes.
Spring Hill Elementary Chess Club
2019 Winter/Spring Session February 1 – May 31
Day/Time: Friday from 3:45 – 5:15pm
Open to Grades 2 – 6
Instructor: David Mehler, founder of the U.S. Chess Center
Cost: $115 PTO Members/$123 Non-members
Dates: February 1 – May 31 (No class 3/22, 4/5, 4/19)
Have you ever wanted to learn how to play Chess? Do you already play chess and need to practice? Are you looking for some new opponents to challenge you?
Don’t know how to play chess, no problem! No experience is necessary! Beginners will learn the name of the pieces and how to move. Chess Club will teach children strategies to learn to plan ahead, to value their material and to distinguish good ideas from bad ones. They learn to see things from more than one point of view.
Chess teaches responsibility, discipline, and critical thinking and problem-solving skills. Chess players learn how to make the most of their opportunities and how to turn a bad situation to their advantage. They learn not to make excuses for their set-backs, and to win and lose graciously.
For more details, click here to download the Winter/Spring 2019 Chess Club flyer.
If you have any questions on Chess Club, issues with registration, or general questions on OSA, please contact OSA Committee Chair at springhillPTOOSA@gmail.com