Prairie Chess Club

Welcome to the 2021 Prairie Chess Club!

We have many opportunities to play chess throughout the Prairie Schools.

  • Grades 3 through 6 meet at Prairie Creek on Mondays after school. Pick up is 4:30 pm for grades 5-6 and 5:00 pm for grades K-4. Students in Grades K-4 will be met at the bus loading area and be escorted to Prairie Creek for their chess lesson and to play chess games.

  • Grades 7 through 12 meet at the Prairie High School Wednesdays after school. Point student will take their normally assigned bus over to the bus loading area at PHS. If they do not have an assigned bus, they will ride bus #36 to PHS where they will meet in the PHS cafeteria.

  • Instruction and gameplay will be offered to all students at lessons personalized their ability and chess knowledge.

  • There are no fees. All chess equipment and online chess instructional materials are provided by the school.

  • There will be an opportunity to play for Prairie in scholastic chess tournaments in Cedar Rapids, Iowa City, and Des Moines during the school year.

REGISTRATION IS OPEN FOR ALL STUDENTS GRADES 3-12

You will receive a confirmation email with your registration. Additional information will be emailed prior to the chess club meeting.

Grades 3-6 Registration

Grades 7-12 Registration