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Chess Club

BASIS Independent Silicon Valley

Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - Saturday, May 20, 2017
BASIS Independent Silicon Valley 1290 Parkmoor Ave. San JoseCA  95126
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 - Saturday, May 20, 2017
BASIS Independent Silicon Valley 1290 Parkmoor Ave. San JoseCA  95126

What's Included

Contract required for the National/State Team! Activity Organizer: Mr. Hanley Email: hanleychessacademy@gmail.com Dates: Wednesdays Times: 4:00 PM–5:30 PM (after school Chess Club); 4:00 PM-6:00 PM (National/State Team Members) Location: 302 Mr. Hanley has been teaching chess for 25 years. He has taught 9 Individual National Champions (who are in the Top 100 in the USA in their age group) and 5 National Team Champions since opening Hanley Chess Academy in 2008. Team champions are created not with the team with has the highest rated 1 or 2 players in the whole tourna-ment. Rather, champions are created when the team has 3–4 highly skilled players (these players may not be ranked in the top 5, but they are in the top 20 or 30 overall to begin the tournament) who usually out-perform the one “Super Star” teams. Join Chess Club to learn and improve on many life skills such as concentration, critical thinking, abstract reasoning, long term and short term planning, problem solving, handling pressure situations, and creativity. Regardless of which below program you wish to enroll in, you will have a lot of fun! The 2 options are listed in the tuition options. *NOTE: Since you are joining after Fall season, you have missed at least 1 of the 3 local tournaments. The pro-rated fees under "cost" reflect this.

About This Organizer

We are a STEM and Liberal Arts focused Independent School for students entering grades K-12 in the fall, and we are located in San Jose, CA.

Organizer Info

  • BASIS Independent Silicon Valley

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BASIS Independent Silicon Valley 1290 Parkmoor Ave. San JoseCA  95126
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