"Kids in the Brooklyn Kids Chess Summer program receive an overall enrichment experience that families LOVE!"

We believe in creating valuable, fun, memorable educational experiences for the children participating in our summer program. We strive to keep the days engaging, unique and exciting. Below are some comments from parents who have enrolled their kids in our programs. Please click the "play" button on the lower left hand corner to watch the video. Scroll down for schedule and pricing.


 June 20th - August 26th

Below is an outline of the typical weekly Summer Camp Schedule. Activities and times may change based on trips, weather and other special circumstances


Arrivals  8:00 AM - 9:30 AM  

Breakfast   8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  

Supervised Free Play 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Practice 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Chess Lesson 9:30 AM - 11:00 AM

Lesson Practice Activity

One On One Coaching

Sports Activity / Outside Activity 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

LUNCH 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM


Arrivals 12:00 PM- 12:30 PM

Quiet Time/ Movie Time 12:30 PM-1:30 PM

Chess Lesson 1:30Pm - 2:30 PM

Lesson Practice Activity 2:30 PM - 3:00 PM

One On One Coaching 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM

Snack 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM

Sports Activity / Outside Activity

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Enrichment Activity 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM  

Supervised Free Play /Practice

5:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Departure 6:00 PM 

Mornings 8:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Afternoons 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Half Day


Complete Day

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

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"The Brooklyn Kids Chess Summer program gives all campers a fun and rich educational experience that kids and parents LOVE!"


The Brooklyn Kids Chess Camp specializes in helping kids strengthen and develop the crucial skills of focus, concentration, problem solving and strategic thinking. Campers are accepted between the ages of 4 years and 12 years old.


Kids Enjoy:


  • Two professional chess lessons everyday. Once in the morning and once in the afternoon. Grouped together by age and skill levels. Each group has a maximum ratio of 7 campers to 1 senior instructor.


  • Every week the camp visits and explores amazing places such as the Sony Wonder Lab, The Hayden Planetarium, The Harry Potter Exhibit and The Classic Children's Book Giant Exhibit. 


  • Hours of engaging "hands on learning" and exploring nature, science, math and music at places like the Hall Of Science, The New York Aquarium, The Brooklyn Botanical Gardens and much more.


  • Outdoor sports and fun physical activities such as soccer, basketball and tennis.


Parents Enjoy:



  • A safe, reliable, educational environment where their kids are well

  • supervised by an experienced, dedicated and caring staff since 2009.


  • Affordable pricing and a chance to save more during early registration and with sibling, multiple registrations discount.


  • Easy to get to location. Near all trains: N, Q,R, B, D, 2,3, 4, 5 and LIRR at Atltantic Avenue-Barclays Center station



" For my kids, chess has had a huge value in helping them focus and helping them concentrate"

- Kids Chess Summer Camp Parent



  • Absolute beginners as well as advanced players enjoy fun, engaging chess instruction that not only improves their skill over the chess board, but also improves their ability to problem solve, calculate, think strategically and adapt to changing circumstances.


  • They also participate in contests and tournaments where they can receive medals, trophies and awards for their effort and accomplishments.



"They had an awesome time during summer camp. It's not just the chess, they like the trips and the sports like soccer and tennis. We sign up every year - they love it."

 - Kids Chess Summer Camp Parent


  • Soccer, Tennis, Basketball and park play are all regular parts of the daily and weekly summer camp experience. The campers receive expert instruction in fundamentals as well as strategy for their level and physical ability.


  • They also enjoy amazing trips to cool educational places throughout the city. Every year we scour the internet and newspapers to find the latest and most interesting child friendly exhibits and places to take the kids. The staff takes pride in ensuring the campers receive a well rounded, fun and enriching  summer experience and truthfully, we enjoy the trips during summer camp just as much as the campers!



Registration of 2 or more kids at the same time allows you to receive an additional 10% off of the total.


The cost for summer camp is regularly $450.00 per week. This includes free breakfast daily, trip carefare and admission, Brooklyn Kids Chess Summer Camp T-shirt and 10 hours of supervised, eductational summer camp care. The hourly cost per parent averages out to approximately $10.00 per hour per day.


If registering more than 1 child use coupon code: Sib10 at check out

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