Third-Grader Takes 1st Place Win at District-Wide Elementary Chess Tournament

Third-Grader Takes 1st Place Win at District-Wide Elementary Chess Tournament by Walter Clinton | Chess Advisor & Math Curriculum Specialist The first district-wide elementary chess tournament was held on May 14th, drawing 12 competitors from Inspired Vision Elementary and two from A+ Elementary. Taking the position of ultimate Chess Champion was third grader, Jayden V., with…

A+ Charter Schools’ Scholars Earn Top Rankings in First Chess Tournament

by Walter Clinton Chess Club Advisor & Math Curriculum Specialist Last Saturday, the Inspired Vision Elementary chess team participated in their first chess tournament. Here are the results:   They had only one team member, Jayden V., in the Kinder-3rd grade section. He was undefeated with 4 wins, one draw, and no losses (4.5 points)….