Name of Club/Organization: Chess Club
Faculty Sponsor/Contact: Tiffany Banks & Rachel McCorkle
Membership Requirement: Students will complete an application and get a referral from a teacher. Members will be chosen based on their grades, behavior and teacher referral. The top 30 applicants will be chosen.
Financial Obligations: $10.00 membership fee to help with the costs of chess boards
Mission/Purpose: The BES Chess Club will promote increased knowledge and understanding of the game of chess. The club will challenge students to think critically and enhance their success when playing the intellectual sport of Chess.
Activities: Students will meet twice a month to learn techniques to win the game of chess. In addition, students will get to play against other students at BES, which will challenge them and help improve their game.