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We will run a Championship tournament on Saturday, June 25, 2016 for current Seneca Hill chess program students.

Location: Our Lady of Guadalupe CS

***Time:

Kindergarten to G.3 –  1:00 to 3:30

G.4 and up – 3:30 to 6:00

Fee: Free for current students.

Prizes: 3 prizes for each category. Open, Grade 6, Grade 5, Grade 4, Grade 3, Grade 2, Grade 1 and Kindergarten.

Registration: Deadline – June 11

 

 

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Angela, Jonathan, Benjamin, Harry and Joey

Angela, Jonathan, Benjamin, Harry and Joey

We had 25 plus all the above 5 WYCC  players showed up to our Fundraising tournament today. Some also played a double chess game against our WYCC Canada team members, Harry, Benjamin, Jonathan and Angela. Joey played a 8 board simul. We raised $325 today. The total is now $673!
Please come have fun, as well as support our talented Canadian juniors on September 27.

To register, please use the tournament registration here.

Angela, Jonathan, Benjamin, Harry and Joey

Angela, Jonathan, Benjamin, Harry and Joey

We had 30 players showed up to our to our Fundraising tournament today. Some also played a double chess game against our WYCC Canada team members, Harry, Benjamin, Jonathan and Angela. We raised a total of $348 today.
Please come have fun, as well as support our talented Canadian juniors on September 20 and 27.

To register, please use the tournament registration here.

2012 TDSB Team Champions

NM Joey Zhong is participating in the World Youth U-16 Chess Olympiad 2015 in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia from August 19 to August 29, 2015.
Joey was a Seneca Hill Public School and Saturday chess program student and is presently in UTS. He had been a school team member for multiple years. Joey has achieved the National Master title in 2014. He is now our supply teacher.
We are happy to present $100 scholarship to Joey and we wish him all the best in the World Youth Olympiad.

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Date: June 27, 2015

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Congrats to Joey Zhong (a national master) who came first in the Ontario Chess Challenge, Grade 9. He is going to play in the national tournament, Canadian Chess Challenge in Quebec City on May 17 and 18. Joey was a Seneca Hill Chess students and now a Seneca Hill Chess Club regular supply teacher. We wish Joey all the best in the CCC!

Joey Zhong, Grade 9 Champion of the OCC 2015.

Joey Zhong, Grade 9 Champion of the OCC 2015.

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We are taking new registration for the second term.

Our Lady of Guadalupe Saturday program starts on December 6

Our Lady of Guadalupe Sunday program starts on December 7

Seneca Hill Public School program (for SH students only) starts on January 15, 2015

Trinity Montessori Monday program starts on January 12, 2015

Information click here.

 

Tianwen Gao

Tianwen Gao

Tianwen started to learn chess in April 2014.  In less than 4 months, she is listed as the top Kindergarten girl in CMA raing!

Sadly, we have to say farewell to Tianwen, as she is moving to US. We will sure miss this adorable and talented student.

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In order to accommodate our growing size, we have moved our Saturday afternoon program to Our Lady of Guadalupe Catholic School.

With the new facility, we are able to take some more new students.  Please see more info here.

Follow our instructors at the international tournaments.

***updates on July 20. Both Aman and Roman had an awesome tournament. Aman tied for third (7/9) and Roman came first under 2400 (6.5/9). They are playing in Quebec Open that starts tomorrow (July 21). See link below. Read the rest of this entry »