Photo Credit: New England Chess School

Detailed Information

New England Chess School, founded in 2015, offers weekly summer clinics and a one month summer class. Both online and in-person options are available.

Summer Sessions

NEC offers three types of summer sessions:

  • Online Summer Class – Students attend twice per week for one month. Each class is 1 hour. Classes are open to all students. The Pawn/Knight class is designed for novice players. The Bishop/Rook class is for players proficient in the game of chess.
  • Online Summer Clinic – Weekly clinics are designed for students with a foundation in playing chess. Kids attend 5 times per week for 3.5 hours. This is a great fit for kids interested in intensive chess practice.
  • Summer Class – Designed for kids aged 7 – 13 years who study the game of chess during the school year and want more practice throughout summer.

Chess School

NECS also offers online and in-person chess classes throughout the school year.

Middle School
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Extended Hours
Online Programs
Educational Activities
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Other Specialty
Rates (Average / Day)
< $100
Rates reflect the average cost per full day for comparison purposes only.

Camp Hours
9:00 am - 12:30 am
9:00 am - 12:30 am
9:00 am - 12:30 am
9:00 am - 12:30 am
9:00 am - 12:30 am
Contact Information
50 Kearney Road, Needham, Massachusetts 02494

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