Chess Club at Saint Mary’s Catholic School

Note: For Chess Club to meet, we need at least 10 players registered no later than September 19th (Fall), November 29th (Winter) or February 20th (Spring).

Chess Club members will learn to be better players while having fun with their peers. Playing chess helps kids think more clearly and improves math and reading skills. Classes provided by Chess RVA include both instruction and supervised play.

  • Day and Time:  Fridays after school from 2:50 pm to 3:50 pm
  • Dates (’21-’22 SY): Fall session starts September 24th ending November 19th (9 classes) / Winter session starts December 3 rd ending February 11th (9 classes) / Spring Session starts February 25th ending May 6th
  • Who can play: Session is open to both beginners and experienced, in 2nd grade through 8th grade, or to those younger who know how to play.
  • Cost:  $118.00 per session or $108.00 if paid by September 19th (Fall), November 29th (Winter) or February 20th (Spring)
  • Registration/Payment:  Please print, clip and send in this registration form with your check payable to: Chess RVA and mail to 413 Ashford Hill Loop, North Chesterfield, VA 23236 or pay online via Credit Card. Registration and payment will be confirmed by email up on receipt.

Chess RVA Staff and Methods

Chess RVA instructors use a complete curriculum introducing chess skills to beginners incrementally and improving players’ skills and strategies in the opening, middle and endgame.

Contact Information: Brian Garbera at 804-921-2410 or