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Parkway District Chess Tournament is January 21

All Parkway students are invited to participate in a chess tournament on Saturday, January 21 at Central High. Pre-registration is available. Make checks payable to Parkway School District and mail to Claire Hack, 1439 Shagbark Court, Chesterfield, MO 63017. Registration is from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on the day of the tournament. The cost per student is $2. All students will play five rounds of chess, beginning at 9 a.m. Trophies will be awarded at approximately 3:15 p.m. Elementary students will play one another, while middle and high school students will play each other. Students must be supervised at all times by a parent or a teacher. Parents who arrange supervision must arrive to pick up their children by 2:30 p.m. Students should bring chess sets and lunch, as well as activities to pass time between rounds. Chess clocks and equipment, as well as some drinks and light snacks, will be available for purchase. Parent volunteers are needed to make this event a success. No chess knowledge is required. To volunteer for a shift, or for more information, call Claire Hack at (636) 519-9209.