Dear Parent(s)/Guardian(s), Nov. 4, 2019
Thank you all for your patience and support during the strike. I know that this was a difficult time for families and students, and we hope that you understand why teachers felt forced to make this choice. Now, it is time for us to look ahead. And we have a lot of chess fun to look forward to!
Here are the details about the upcoming CCF tournament:
November 9th at Brooks College Prep Academy
250 E. 111th Street (11100 South), at Martin Luther King Drive
Schedule: Registration 8:30 - 9:15a.m. -All players must check-in at the tournament site by 9:15!
Tournament 10:00a.m. - 3:15p.m. -Late arrivals will not be paired in the first round.
Trophy Presentation 4:00p.m. (estimated)
5 Sections: Novice K-1 (Pawns), Novice 2-3 (Knights), Novice 4-5 (Bishops), Novice 6-8 (Rooks), Intermediate, Advanced
Unrated, no entry fee; Swiss-style, 5 rounds (est.), USCF standard tie-breaks
Awards: Individual trophies to the top 7 in all sections. Team trophies to the top two teams in all novice sections; top team in Intermediate and Advanced. Team score calculated by top four scores in novice sections, top three scores in advanced.
Behavior: Remember that you are representing yourself and your school. You are expected to follow the Blaze Ways and our Core Values wherever you go.
If you have any questions or concerns, you can contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org or (773)534-5055.
Sincerely, Mr. Geisler