Chess 4 Life

Chess 4 Life offers Chess classes which are open to all West Mercer students in grades K-5. All levels are welcome- from beginners through advanced. Students meet each Monday from 3:30 to 4:30 beginning in October and ending in June. You may register for one semester at a time or pay for the entire year and receive a discount. There will be a year-end party in June.  Each session includes instruction time as well as a practice time when the children can try out the new skills they have learned. The West Mercer Chess Club, which is sponsored and run by Chess 4 Life, is also very active in community chess tournaments and offers many opportunities for members to participate on the weekends.

There is a yearly fee and Fall tuition is charged to pay for use of the Chess 4 Life club equipment and year-end party. Registration is on a “first come, first serve” basis. They will be taking registration in the fall after school opens. You can register at

For further information please email Chess 4 Life’s Bellevue office at