Lady Barn House School Chess Club
Lady Barn House School, Langlands, Schools Hill, Cheadle, SK8 1JE
When is it?:
Tuesdays 3:45- 4.45pm (Infants years 1-2)
Wednesdays 4:00 – 5:00pm (Juniors years 3-6)
Who is it for?:
The tuesday class is aimed at younger children (years 1-2) and the wednesday class is for the older children (years 3-6)
Spring Term Dates
January 15th, 22nd, 29th
February 5th, 12th, 26th
March 5th, 12th, 19th, 26th
January 16th, 23rd, 30th
February 6th, 13th, 27th
March 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th
About Sarah Hegarty Chess Club:
We pride ourselves on the highest standards and ensure all out classes are engaging, fun, and tailored to the students. We happily take on complete beginners through to players competing for International championships and ensure each child gets the most of the experience.
We use physical and digital materials.
If they wish, children will be enrolled in individual and team competitions such as the Delancey UK Chess Challenge, the EPSCA national primary schools chess championships and AJIS chess championships.
About the teachers:
Sarah Longson (nee Hegarty). Former British Ladies Champion and regular member of the English Olympiad teams. I have been teaching chess to children for over 10 years and have taught British and European champions.
Neil Dainty has been teaching chess for a number of years for the Chess in Schools charity (CSC) and is a strong club player competing for Marple in the Stockport League.
Tim Shanker is a former teacher and highly experienced chess teacher having taught chess for the charity Chess in Schools (CSC).