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Congratulations to our girls' chess teams as we are now Primary Schools Chess Champions following a fantastic day in Limerick yesterday in the All Ireland Primary Schools Chess Competition for Girls. The girls won both Gold and Bronze and we also had the top two players in the competition. Congratulations girls we are very proud of all of you - Chafia Flynn, Ailbhe Fortune, Lauren Jordan, Caroline Micner Swiac, Leanne Mahon, Kinga Batko, Mairead Mahon, Clodagh Byrne, Deirdre Ni Bhroin, Rosie Dunbar, Sadhbh Delaney and Ella McDonald.

Download Chess Score card here

Success in Girls' Finals in Limerick 2017

Congratulations to the Girls' Chess Team on winning Bronze in the Girls National Chess Competition for Primary Schools in The South Court Hotel in Limerick. Well done girls.

The school's Chess Club takes place every Friday immediately after school from 2.30pm - 3.30pm from September to the end of April. Our members are coached by Manuel Gardenes, at different times during the year. There is no cost involved. This year we have 75 players and the club.


A Puzzle A Day

Here is a puzzle a day from the Shredder Chess website:

Download Chess Club Form for 2018/2019 (pdf)

Why Play Chess? (pdf file)