The CCCSA conducts weekly and monthly chess events such as weekly rated play, special events, lectures, classes, weekend tournaments.

The CCCSA is constantly making efforts to create partnerships with local and national educational programs to further the expansion of chess not only locally but nationally. 




10700 Kettering Drive

Unit E
Charlotte, NC 28226



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2019 by Charlotte Chess Center & Scholastic Academy Inc.


This class is an introduction to chess strategy.

Students will learn various types of plans in all three phases of a game: opening, middlegame and endgame

Class Day:


Class Time:

1:00pm - 2:00pm

Student Expectations: 

Attend the classes scheduled. Submit completed homework each class. Participate in at least one Unrated Practice Tournament.


All classes are conducted over an 6 week period, where students come

once per week.


Classes are always conducted in class sizes at or less than a 12:1

student/teacher ratio. Most classes have between 6-8 students.


Space limited to first 12 that apply to each class.


End of Course Goals: 

Students will learn opening strategy, middlegame concepts and basic endgame techniques.

Students should have also participated in at least one Unrated Practice Tournament.

Students who successfully complete this class will be given a "certificate of tournament readiness" and will be given endorsement to participate in rated play.

Class Progression: 

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Winter 2020 Sunday Dates:

January 26

February 2

February 9

February 16

February 23

March 1

Make-Up/Review Session:

March 4

6:00pm - 7:30pm


CCCSA Members: $150.00 / Six Week Session

Non-Members: $165.00 / Six Week Session

Join the CCCSA and Save - Only $40 a Year for Locals and $25/Year for Travelers