Chess Club

Chess club is offered to students of all years every Thursday morning from 8.00am in the Year 4 classroom. Whilst playing chess students can improve their academic skills such as concentration, reasoning, creativity, and problem solving. Students can also enhance life skills through chess, such as learning from mistakes, considering consequences, thinking ahead, and building confidence. 

The St Augustine chess club also contributes to a student’s sense of community as they can play and become friends with students from every year and class.