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Chess Team Tryouts

Try Out for the 2019-2020 DMS Chess Team!

Who: 6th-8th graders

When: Friday August 16th at 5 p.m. (6th grade) and Saturday August 17th at 3 p.m. (7th & 8th grade)

Where: Discovery Middle School Chess Classroom

How: Complete this Google form no later than Thursday August 8th.…/1FAIpQLSfJoWTYLdmnZSa5J5…/viewform

Q: How many will be selected for the team?
A: Approximately 6-10 per grade level

Q: What criteria will be used for selection?
A: Coach Bradley Denton will play all candidates in a simultaneous chess match. Students' applications will be reviewed and examined for USCF rating, tournament history, and summer chess improvement. Online work on either or will be examined over the summer.