Group Chess Classes

HOT Chess Academy holds scholastic group chess lessons every weekend. Each session typically ranges from 6-12 weeks. Summer sessions range from 4-6 weeks. To be the first to hear when registration is open for the next session, please sign up for our newsletter below.

*Please note: The minimum age requirement for all classes is 5 years old.

At HOT Chess we try to keep our class size small, so there is a limit of 14 students per class. In order to reserve your spot, register your student and complete the payment instructions below. Note: Once registration is submitted payment must be received within 5 days.

Novice

USCF Rating of 100-499. Knows the names of pieces, how they move, and may/may not know about castling.

Intermediate

USCF Rating of 500-999. Knows castling, checkmate, and stalemate. Should know pins and forks.

Advanced

USCF Rating of 1000+.
Suited for serious tournament players only.

$75 per Session.

Summer 1 (June) &

Summer 2 (July) are

each 4 weeks long.

Instruction Includes:

Openings
Middlegame Tactics
Endgame Tactics
Strategies
Practice Using Clock
Practice Under Supervision

*Note makeup classes are only allowed if a student is playing in a chess tournament during the class time.

Refunds will NOT be given.

Saturdays

Novice Group Class
(USCF 100-499)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Intermediate Group Class
(USCF 500-999)
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Advanced Group Class
(USCF 1000+)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Sundays

Novice Group Class
(USCF 100-499)
9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m.

Intermediate Group Class
(USCF 500-999)
10:15 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Advanced Group Class
(USCF 1000+)
11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Summer 1 (June) Saturday Classes

June 3                      Class 1
June 10                    Class 2
June 17                    Class 3
June 24                    Class 4

Summer 2 (July) Saturday Classes

July 8                      Class 1
July 15                    Class 2
July 22                    Class 3
July 29                    Class 4

Summer 1 (June) Sunday Classes

June 4                      Class 1
June 11                    Class 2
June 18                    Class 3
June 25                    Class 4

Summer 2 (July) Sunday Classes

July 9                      Class 1
July 16                    Class 2
July 23                    Class 3
July 30                    Class 4