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Panther Chess Clubs

Chess Club participation is FREE and open to 3rd, 4th, and 5th Grade Students


Chess Club Varsity:  Open to all students that have completed one year of chess instruction or who have competed in a chess tournament.  Chess Club Varsity meets on Thursdays from 2:00 - 3:30 in Portable 34.


Chess Club Rookies: meet on Mondays from 2:30 - 3:30 in Portable 34.


Registration:  Please call Coach Rod Avery:  505.821.8482


Students should bring the following items to chess:

1.  Chess board and pieces

2.  Notebook, paper, and a pencil

3.  A winningness to learn and have fun playing chess


About Coach Rod Avery:  Coach Rod is a life-time member of the United States Chess Federation (USCF) and a certified elementary school teacher.  He has taught chess at Dennis Chavez Elementary School for the past 10 years and offers chess instruction at no cost.