Students invited to participate in chess tournament at Canterbury Elementary

All CH-UH students in kindergarten through fifth grade are invited to register for the Elementary Chess Championship. The tournament will be held from 4–7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 16, in the Canterbury Elementary School gym. Adults may register their children in advance or from 3:20–3:55 p.m. the day of the tournament. Advance registration is $12; registration on the day of the evnt is $15.

Students may play in the kindergarten-through-second-grade or third-through-fifth-grade division. Trophies will be awarded to the top five students per division.

CH-UH will provide chess sets, pizza, and drinks to all participants. Students may expect to play at least four games.

Adults must supervise their children during the tournament.

Click here for a registration form. Forms and checks may be mailed to: Progress With Chess, 12200 Fairhill Road, Cleveland, Ohio  44120. Checks should be made payable to Progress With Chess.

For more information, call Michael Joelson at 216-321-7000.

Angee Shaker

Angee Shaker is director of communications for the Cleveland Heights-University Heights City School District.

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