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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



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.

Our school sent 3 teams to the 59th National Inter-school Team Chess Championships. Our Girls' Team was placed 4th in the National Schools Girls Under-14 Category but emerged as the North Zone Champions for this category.

One of our boys' teams was Runners-up in the North Zone Secondary Open (under-14) category.

Ten of our school players will be taking part in the 7th  Johor Causeway Open Rapid 2018 at Johor Baru in December. 


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



                                                                The award-winning school teams 2017


                                                            The award-winning school teams (2016)

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