Event Details

Note:

Online registration for this event will not be available after August 19, 2017 at 09:00 PM Eastern Time

When: July 31 - August 25, 2017
Where:
Solomon Schechter Upper School
555 West Hartsdale Ave.
Hartsdale, NY 10530
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Sponsor: National Scholastic Chess Foundation
Event Type: Camp
Entry Fees:
Session Fees & Conditions
Session 1 - July 31 to August 4 $450 initial ; $575 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 1 - July 31 to August 4 (1/2 Day AM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 1 - July 31 to August 4 (1/2 Day PM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 2 - August 7 to August 11 $450 initial ; $575 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 2 - August 7 to August 11 (1/2 Day AM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 2 - August 7 to August 11 (1/2 Day PM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 3 - August 14 to August 18 $450 initial ; $575 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 3 - August 14 to August 18 (1/2 Day AM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 3 - August 14 to August 18 (1/2 Day PM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 4 - August 21 to August 25 $450 initial ; $575 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 4 - August 21 to August 25 (1/2 Day AM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Session 4 - August 21 to August 25 (1/2 Day PM) $250 initial ; $375 effective 06/17
grades 12 and under
Schedule: Monday–Friday: 8:30am–4:30pm
1/2 Day Hours: 8:30am–12:30pm or 12:30–4:30pm
Contact:
nscfoffice@nscfchess.org
P: (914) 683-5322
Notes:

Important! Please download the medical information form from the Files tab on the left, and return it to the NSCF office (either email, in person, or mail-in).

 

2017 Summer Chess Program:

Come join other scholastic players at the Solomon Schechter Upper School for a summer chess experience you won’t forget.

Located in central Hartsdale, our daily program features a balance of formal chess instruction and friendly competition.

All participants will receive both group and individual instruction.

The NSCF staff features full-time chess professionals who all share an enthusiasm for working with children. Every teacher is an active tournament player as well as a provider of classroom instruction. It is this flexibility that enables our staff to reach each and every player!

A daily hot lunch and afternoon snack are included in the full time camp fee.

There is a half day option available ending or starting at noon. (Lunch is not included in the 1/2 day camp fee.)

 

2017 Chess Program Features:

  • Instruction for K-12 players
  • Group Lectures and Game Analysis
  • Opening Preparation
  • Endgame Technique
  • Structured play
  • Air Conditioned Classrooms

 

Discounts Available:

  • Sibling discount: A $25 discount is available for siblings of a camp participant who has already registered at the regular fee. Use the code sibling.
  • Multi-Week discount: A $25 discount is available for camp participants who has already registered at the regular fee for the first week. Use the code 2weeks.
  • Sibling multi-week discount: A $50 discount is available for siblings of a camp participant who has already registered at the regular fee for the first week. Use the code sibling2weeks.

 

Refunds/Cancellation Policy: If you can not play in an event you have registered for, you may withdraw and claim a credit for a future event. Credits will not be carried over to the next school year; refunds will be available at a $10 fee if requested by the day of the last scheduled tournament of the season. For further information, see the tournament FAQ at www.nscfchess.org.

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