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Summer Chess Academy for Talented Youth
Developing Strategies for Our Children’s Success

Peddie School, 201 Main Street, Hightstown, NJ

Premier Training Program
Residential and Commuter Options

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EXTENDED 6-DAY SESSIONS
Sessions I: Monday-Saturday, July 6 – 11, 2020
Sessions II: Sunday-Friday, July 12 – 17, 2020
In our summer program, children are afforded a uniquely-
structured opportunity to develop and nurture a love of 
chess and enhance their learning experience within an 
inspiring and fun atmosphere. Our students will discover 
new friendships while receiving high-level chess training.
In addition, students will receive tennis training at the
camp. We will have professional tennis coaches working 
with our campers each day.
  *Chess Instruction with Distinguished Coaches  *Small Groups     *Instructional Tennis/Recreational Soccer     *Medical Services
     
Sample Daily Schedule:
8:15 - 8:50    Breakfast            
9:00 - 10:30   Lesson
10:45 - 11:45  Tennis 
12:15 - 1:00   Lunch
1:15 - 2:45    Lesson
3:00 - 4:00    Training Games       
4:00 - 4:45    Soccer
5:00 - 5:45    Calculation Training
5:45 - 6:30    Dinner
6:45 - 8:15    Lesson
8:30 - 10:00   Common room recreation/Showers/Lights Out
Our Student to Faculty Ratio is 6 : 1
Our Average Class size is 12
Location: Located approx. 10 miles from Princeton U,
Peddie School is within 45 min of driving distance to Newark International, an hour to Philadelphia International and New York City
Tuition per Session:
Residential – ages 10 & up: $1,675;
Receive $250 off if registered by 3/15, $150 off by 4/31, $75 off by 6/15
Commuter – ages 8 & up (Lunch and Dinner are included): $1,245;
Receive $200 off if registered by 3/15, $100 off by 4/31, $50 off by 6/15
* Additional 10% Sibling Discount Available
Prior Day Arrival / Next Day Morning Departure: $55
Linens:  Bring Your Own/Available for purchase at $40 per set. Must be pre-ordered

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Additional information: Tel: (516) 225–0600,
e-mail: lichessmates@gmail.com
Additional Resources:
Peddie School https://www.peddie.org
https://www.peddie.org/student-life/dining
https://www.peddie.org/about-us/directions-campus-map

Transportation
By Car: Newark International Airport – 45min;
Philadelphia International Airport and New York City – 60min

By Rail: to Princeton Junction + Car Share / Taxi

Nearby Hotels
Numerous Hotels are within a 5min drive

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