Online Group Classes

An interactive online lesson for absolute beginners to advanced level. Similar to traditional classroom settings, participants will also have time to play a supervised game. We are using LiChess platform for playing. All participants are required to create a free account on LiChess and join the New York Chess Academy team for the coaches to be able to monitor the game. Meeting link will be sent out prior to the scheduled class.

Advanced levels, see Coach Ivan's Advanced Online Classes >>

** For a quick and easier multi-date registration, you can send us an email at info@ny-chessacademy.com with the schedule of classes you'd like to attend and we will send you an invoice. **

CHESS-SCHOOLERS

Open to kids from ages 3 to 5 years. The students will learn the basics - how to move the pieces, special moves, chess language, and rules of the game.

General Details

  • Limited to 14 participants

  • T, Th (3:00 pm - 3:30 pm EDT)

  • Recommended for absolute beginners and unrated players

Schedule of Classes

  • May 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

  • June 4, 9, 11

* For July-August, see Summer Camps

$10/session

KNIGHTS

This section is for students who already know how to move the pieces and the basic rules. Topics to be tackled include checkmates, tactics, and techniques.

General Details

  • M, W, F (4:15 pm - 5:15 pm EDT)

  • Saturdays (1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT)

  • Recommended for unrated to 500 USCF rating

Schedule of Classes

  • May 1, 2, 4, 6, 8, 9, 11, 13, 15, 16, 18, 20, 22, 23, 25, 27, 29, 30

  • June 1, 3, 5, 6, 8, 10, 12, 13, 15, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 26, 27, 29

* For July-August, see Summer Camps

$10/session

ROOKS

Recommended for players rated 800-1300. The class will dig deeper into strategies, openings, middle games, and endgames.

General Details

  • Sundays (2:30 pm - 4:00 pm EDT)

  • Recommended for players with USCF rating 800-1300

 

Schedule of Classes

  • May 3, 10, 17, 24, 31

  • June 7, 14, 21, 28 

* For July-August, see Summer Camps

$15/session

PAWNS

This section is for beginners. The students will learn the basics - how to move the pieces, special moves, chess language, and rules of the game

General Details

  • Limited to 14 participants

  • M, W, F (3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT)

  • Sundays (1:00 pm - 2:00 pm EDT)

  • Recommended for absolute beginners and unrated players

Schedule of Classes

  • May 1, 3, 4, 6, 8, 10, 11, 13, 15, 17, 18, 20, 22, 24, 25, 27, 29, 31

  • June 1, 3, 5, 7, 8, 10, 12, 14, 15, 17, 19, 21, 22, 24, 26, 28, 29

* For July-August, see Summer Camps

$10/session

BISHOPS

This section is an intermediate-level group. The students will discuss various checkmating patterns, theories, and principles. 

General Details

  • T, Th (4:00 pm - 5:00 pm EDT)

  • Recommended for players with USCF rating of 500-999

Schedule of Classes

  • May 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28

  • June 2, 4, 9, 11, 16, 18, 23, 25, 30

* For July-August, see Summer Camps

$10/session

QUEENS

Recommended for players rated 1300-1800. Focuses on middle-game understanding, strategy, positional play, and endgame techniques.

General Details

  • Thursdays (5:30 pm - 7:00 pm EDT)

  • Recommended for players with USCF rating 1300-1800

Schedule of Classes

  • May 21, 28

  • June 4, 11, 18, 25

* For July-August, see Summer Camps

$20/session

CONTACT

81-10 35th Ave, Jackson Heights, NY 11372

Email: info@ny-chessacademy.com

Phone: 917-268-6495

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