Locations

For Current Students

Hoboken

The Hudson School
601 Park Avenue
Hoboken, NJ 07030

Directions

Jersey City (Sept-June)

Boys and Girls Club

225 Morris Boulevard
Jersey City, NJ 07302

Directions

Jersey City (Summer Session)

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Fall 2019 Chess Tournaments for Children

Open (Unrated*) Chess Tournament for Children:

Date/Time: Sunday, November 24th, 10:00 am-1:00pm

Location: Boys and Girls Club, 225 Morris Blvd Jersey City

Tournament Fee: $35 ($25 for students currently enrolled into classes taught by AlphaMinds Academy in local schools)

  * This is an unrated tournament. USCF ID is not required to participate in this tournament.

Players will play in three groups: 

  • K-2nd Grade (under 8 years old)

  • 3rd-5th Grade (8-10 years old)

  • 6th-8th (11-14 years old)

Trophies for the top 3 players in each group!  Pizza and Prizes for Everyone!

Register here to participate!

USCF Rated Chess Tournament for Children:

Date/Time: Sunday, December 8th, 10:00 am-1:00pm

Location: Boys and Girls Club, 225 Morris Blvd Jersey City

Tournament Fee: $40 ($30 for students currently enrolled into classes taught by AlphaMinds Academy in local schools)

* Participants must be members of the United States Chess Federation;

   if your child does not have an USCF ID, please register here.

Register here to participate!

Photos from Our Past Tournaments

WINTER 2020 CLASSES:
Weekday Classes (Hoboken)
January 6th - April 3rd
Saturday Classes (Jersey City)
January 4th - April 4th
Fall 2019 OPEN Chess Tournament 
November 24th, 10am-1 pm
Fall 2019 RATED Chess Tournament 
December 8th, 10am-1 pm

News and Upcoming Events

Congratulations to the participants and winners of our Spring 2019 Open Chess Tournament which took place on May 19th.

Photos from the event

Visit our Gallery for photos from our classes and events!