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Chess Club

CCA Objectives / Vision / Mission:

1)     To promote interest in International Chess

2)     To develop cognitive skills such as attention, memory, decision-making and creativity

3)     To develop character through life skills learnt in Chess such as  Discipline, Planning, Systematic Thinking and Organisation


Our school teams were North Zone Champions in the Under-14 Category and 3rd in the Under-16 Category at the  57th National Inter-school Team Chess Championships (organised by Singapore Chess Federation) 



We sent 3 teams for the 58th National Inter-school Team Chess Championships organised by Singapore Chess Federation.

Our school team (Team 1) was the North Zone Champions in the Under-16 Category. The junior team came in  2nd in the Under-14 Category. 


Nine students participated in the 70th National Schools Individual Tournament for the first time. Chen Yu Xuan (Sec 4N1) emerged as the A Division Boys’ North Zone Champion. He was also rated 16th at the National Schools A Division Boys’ Category. In the B Division Boys’ Category, Ng Yu Hang and Augmen So, both from 4B, did the school proud by winning the 7th and 10th position in the North Zone respectively. Our school sent female players for the 1st time to the tournament. In the C Division Girls North Zone, Lee Ang of 1C and Aw Jia Jun of 2N1 came in 4th and 5th respectively. 


                                       The 3 school teams at the National inter-school Chess Tournament 2017



                                                                The award-winning school teams 2017


                                                            The award-winning school teams (2016)