Now Offering Virtual Classes!


Beginner Chess classes introduce the rules of the game, the board, and the pieces as well as basic decision making skills around strategy and tactics. The course focuses on understanding important chess patterns which are used as foundation for further progress.

SJIC strives to balance learning with play time...

Tuition Includes...

  • US Chess Federation Annual membership
  • South Jersey Chess Club annual junior membership
  • Gold membership to
  • Chess Step Workbooks