Students will learn the FUNdamentals of opening, middle and endgame play. There will be a supervised review of vital lessons taught each class.  The Meat of the classes is our challenge play section.  During Challenge play students will:

  • Challenge each other
  • Challenge Coaches and Coaches challenge students through Simuls
  • Play matches rated and unrated
  • Analyze matches played

Students will enjoy their time in class while beginning to develop critical thinking patterns

Kickstarter Program

  • Welcome Package
  • T-shirt
  • Class Evaluation
  • 2 classes per week

30 days for $99.00
(normal value: $189.00)

New Club: Queen’s Gambit

  • Preparations for local and national girls’ championships
  • Special Master guests
  • Special matches
  • And lots more…

Queen’s Gambit and League fee (non-member): $79.00
Queen’s Gambit Club fee (member): $20.00

Choose One

FUNdamental Class

  • Saturdays & Sundays 3-4pm
  • Ages 5-8 learn the fundamentals in a fun environment
  • Master classes for both beginners and talented young students


Choose all classes = $180 per month
Choose four classes = $100 per month

All classes – 2nd child discount = $162 per month
Four classes – 2nd child discount  = $90 per month

Choose a Schedule

Summer Programs/Camp 2021

Summer Live Program/Camp


Mon-Fri, July 19-23, 2021

Monday-Fri, August 2-6, 2021

Location: NEMA, 123 Muller Rd., Burlington, MA 01803


9am-4pm full day

9am-12pm or 1-4pm half day

Cost: $400 for the week; $225 for half days

  • Master lectures
  • Tournament
  • Prizes


Spacious Rooms.
Bring your own lunch.

Sessions to Choose

Summer Online Program/Camp

For FMCA Members
Months of July & August; Tuesday-Friday, 5-7 PM

  • Master Instruction
  • Tournaments
  • Prizes

Complete the application below to choose which 2 weeks in July and 2 weeks in August that you would like to attend (4 weeks total).

“If you can think, you can do anything.” – Lawyer Times

Private Lessons

Private Coaching is invaluable to the success of a chess student.  All of the best players in the world have received some kind of private coaching.  If you’re serious about chess, DO NOT overlook this opportunity.  You can expect faster development because our curriculum will teach you the following:

  • To develop the fundamentals of Chess by using the Contact Method
  • Pinpoint key Opening and Endgame fundamental skills
  • Improve the visualization and logic skills through specific patterns of thinking
  • Analyze your games with specific objective of pinpointing strengths and weaknesses
  • Improve in all phases of the game and learn to think like a Chess Master
  • Positional strategic and tactical thinking to bring your mind in line with the masters mind

It gets better…we also offer online coaching if you want to work with us, but are not our neighbor

We will coach online and let you know exactly what you need to set up for success.  The key is, we meet you where you are.

Private Lessons
Cost: $40.00 for 30 minutes