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Chess schools and camps are listed at the discretion of the webmaster.
Northwest Chess does not endorse any specific school, camp or event.
See the Calendar link (above) for some specific chess events.
This list does not include school chess clubs.
Some of those are listed on the main scholastic page.


Chess Schools & Camps in Washington, Oregon and Idaho
SchYr = School year programs; Summer = Summer camps/classes/events

Chess School / Camp SchYr Summer Locations Contact Info
Chess4Life / Chess4Life Online Camps Yes Yes Online Programs kids@chess4life.com
Chess Expansion Summer Intensive No Yes Seattle, WA Dr. David Roper
Chess Odyssey
(Clubs, Camps and Private Lessons)
Yes Yes OR locations near Portland Peter Prochaska
Chess Sport
(Camps and other programs)
Yes Yes Kirkland, WA GM Emil Anka
The Evergreen School
Evergreen Chess Camp
? Yes Shoreline, WA Danielle Larway
Excel with Chess Yes Yes Sammamish, WA Lane Van Weerdhuizen
Hendricks Chess and Sports Camps ? Yes Sammamish, WA David Hendricks
Hot Summer Chess (one-day events) No Yes Bellingham, WA Randy Kaech
Inland Chess Academy Yes ? Spokane, WA play@inlandchess.org
Kovalsky Group Chess Class
(Lessons, Classes and Tournaments)
Yes Yes Sammamish, WA Bruce Kovalsky
Lake and Park School Summer Chess Fun No Yes Seattle, WA William Schill
Master's Academy Boise Yes Yes Boise, ID 208-562-9785 (Academy)
NW Chess Works ? ? Portland, OR LM Carl Haessler
Open Window School ? Yes Bellevue, WA Jennifer Taylor
Orlov Chess Academy - Chessplayer.com Yes Yes WA locations near Seattle IM Georgi Orlov
Seshadri, Sridhar ? ? Bothell, WA See business card below
Sinanan, Josh Yes Yes WA locations near Seattle NM Josh Sinanan
Southside Chess No Yes Eugene, OR see website or 541-232-0328
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Josh Sinanan business card Orlov business card
Van Weerdhuizen business card Ojas Kandhare business card
Chess4Life business card Sri Chess Academy business card
Ryan Ackerman business card To advertise your chess school/camp, please contact the Northwest Chess Business Manager at info@nwchess.com.
Cost: (includes magazine ad) $150.00 full year, $80.00 summer camp season only.