Google DeepMind Chess Pioneers

Chess in Schools and Communities partners with Google DeepMind and UCL Academy to deliver a unique course on AI to state school students. Read more

CSC Junior Grand Prix Round One

The first event in the CSC Junior Grand Prix took place on Saturday 23rd September. Read more


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CSC Newham Schools' Tournament 2023

CSC organised a tournament for all its schools in Newham at the magnificent Stratford Old Town Hall. The children were joined by several councillors who competed in their own event alongside. Read more

CSC match: Torriano vs Netley

CSC organised a match between teams from two Camden primary schools - an extremely hard-fought affair. Read more

CSC Southwark Schools' Tournament

CSC organised a tournament for its schools in Southwark to mark the end of the academic year Read more

Westminster Schools' Chess Tournament 2023

CSC organised a tournament for Westminster schools in the magnificent Lord Mayor's Parlour at Westminster City Hall Read more

Chess Tutor Training Days Academic Year 22/23

Our previous Tutor Training Days 2022/23 Read more

The CSC Junior Chess Grand Prix

The Junior Chess Grand Prix is a series of free chess tournaments organised by the charity, Chess in Schools and Communities, aimed at children aged 6 to 18. All tournaments will be held at The UCL Academy, Adelaide Rd, London, NW3 3AQ and consist of 6 rounds/games, with all competitors playing in all rounds. Read more

CSC supports young person from Ukraine

CSC and the ECF have been supporting Liverpool-based prodigy Svyatoslav Bazakutsa in his chess career. Read more

Chess Tutor Training Days Academic Year 23/24

Our previous Tutor Training Days 2023/24 Read more

Disadvantage and Inclusion

CSC's first charitable objective is to focus on delivering the benefits of learning chess to “those who are socially and economically disadvantaged”. Read more

City of London Schools Chess Tournament

A record number of children took part in the fourth edition of this fantastic tournament run by CSC. Read more

Delivery models

CSC can deliver chess sessions to schools in several formats, including online workshops. Read more

King Charles visits CSC Merseyside

CSC Merseyside joined up with Liverpool Chess Club to welcome King Charles and the Queen Consort to Liverpool Central Library as part of the city's Eurovision celebrations. Read more


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BPET tournament 2023

CSC organised simultaneous tournaments in Reading and London for schools in the Bellevue Place Education Trust. Read more

Chess and maths

Our primary school curriculum delivers mathematics content as well as developing essential skills. Read more

CSC Curriculum

Our mini games allow students to learn chess one piece at a time. Read more

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