• Chess Club

    Chess Club is for anyone interested in chess, from beginner level to advanced players. Let's have fun learning and playing chess, advancing our skills, and competing against other schools! 

    Sponsor: Ms. Smith, Library

    Parent Chair: Annie Myung

    Meets: 3:05 PM on Thursdays (September-March)

    Chess Tournaments    

    Edison is set to participate in the following tournaments:

    • November 3, 2018 (IL All-Grade, Naperville)
    • November 17, 2018 (St. John’s Scholastic, Lombard)
    • December 1, 2018 (Benjamin Scholastic, West Chicago)
    • January 12, 2019 (All Wheaton @ WCGS, Wheaton)
    • February 2, 2019 (WCGS Scholastic, Wheaton)
    • March 9-10, 2019 (IL State Championship, Bloomington IL) *
    • March 15-17, 2019 (National K-12, Schaumburg) **

    * The IL State Championship alternates each year between Schaumburg, IL & Bloomington, IL.  This year in March 2019 it will be in Bloomington, IL (families of kids who participate stay overnight 1-2 nights).

    **March 2019 the National K-12 tournament is coming to Chicagoland.