AIAMSC

Chess is regarded both as a sport and a game, which requires endurance and logical thinking skills. The aim of the chess programme is to provide students with the opportunity to develop:

  • The understanding of the mechanics of Chess
  • The importance of forward planning
  • The planning and execution of different strategies
  • The development of logical and progressively in depth thinking
  • The importance of peer learning/support
  • The understanding of the dynamics and importance of team unity
  • The acceptance of diversity amongst students

Chess Club runs every Friday at lunchtime. Currently we have about 48 students in the chess club from years 6 - 12. These students come along to either learn how to play or to challenge others in chess tournaments.