HOT Events
2020 Virtual Fall Chess Semester
International Chess Academy, September 8Th - November 22Nd--
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Agust 1St Report
Greetings, and thank you to all players for bringing in the new month with some chess! With 24 players this week, here are some highlights from the tournament
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2020 Camp Week 6 Report
Week 6 at the ICA virtual summer camp was another fun week filled with excitement, learning and competition.
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2020 Advanced Training Virtual Summer Camp
International Chess Academy (ICA) and The Chess Academy for Talented Youth are excited to join forces and offer two 4-week Online Summer Training Sessions for aspiring chess masters taught by the world's most distinguished chess coaches.
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2020 MASTER CAMP/PREMIER TRAINING
International Chess Academy (ICA) and The Chess Academy for Talented Youth are excited to join forces and offer two 4-week Online Summer Training Sessions for aspiring chess masters taught by the world's most distinguished chess coaches.
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ICA Tournaments
2020 Super Saturday Tournaments
Our traditional Super Saturday tournaments are back - VIRTUALLY! ICA Presents the wonderful opportunity for Enthusiastic Chess Players: "Super Saturday" Tournaments
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The Super Saturday Quads Are Back!
With all of our chess and math classes having successfully transitioned to a virtual setting, we are proud to announce that we will now be running our weekly Super Saturday tournaments online as well.
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ALL MAY TOURNAMENTS ARE CANCELED!
ALL MAY TOURNAMENTS ARE CANCELED!
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2020 Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA U1600 Championship
Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA U1600 Championship Sunday, March 29, 2020
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2020 Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA Championships
Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA Championships Sunday, Mar 29, 2020
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2020 Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA Open Championship
Sunday March 29th, 2020 Bergen Academy • 200 Hackensack Avenue • Hackensack NJ
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2020 Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA Open Championship
Dr David Ostfeld Memorial ICA Open Championship Sunday, January 26th, 2020 Bergen Academy • 200 Hackensack Avenue • Hackensack NJ
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Achievements
Achievement Award To Derin Sezgin
The Math Faculty of International Chess Academy Presents this Achievement Award...
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Bergen County's 11 Yr Old Chess Expert & World-Acclaimed Inventor
International Chess Academy of NJ takes extreme pride in working with extraordinary kids like Gary Leschinsky of Mahwah, NJ. It was only two years ago, at the age of nine, that Gary Leschinsky, a resident of Mahwah, walked through the doors of International Chess Academy of New Jersey (ICA) as a novice chess student.
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Alexander Wang And His Chess Partner Secure Victory At ChessKids Games!
The inaugural ChessKid Games was held Saturday, June 1. and International Chess Academy had the honor of hosting 9 year old ICA student Alexander Wang on the Teaneck campus as he teamed up virtually with his partner, FIDE titled IM Hans Niemann
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Chess Kids Math Competition Results
Winning the 2019 American Mathematical Olympiads for Elementary and Middle Schools (MOEM)'s highest honor, the Dr. George Lenchner Perfect Score Award, is 6th grade ICA student
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Memorial Day Weekend Was Extremely Successful For ICA Students
Memorial Day weekend was extremely successful for ICA students with about 20 players participating in two major US championships. 75th Annual U.S. Amateur East Championship took place in Morristown, New Jersey, gathering 286 participants. Two ICA Students won 1st Place:
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Congratulations To ICA Student Angelina Li (1177) For 4th Place
Congratulations to ICA student Angelina Li (1177) for 4th place at ‘Odyssey of the Mind’ Worlds Final. ‘Odyssey of the Mind’ is a creative problem-solving completion catered for students from kindergarten through college.
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THREE ICA Students (Each At Least Ten Years With US!)
THREE ICA Students (Each At Least Ten Years With US!) Starting Princeton University This Fall! Attend our Chess, Math, and STEM(!) Classes Starting This September Just Like They Did!
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Class Schedule
2020 Virtual Fall Chess Semester
International Chess Academy, September 8Th - November 22Nd--
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VIRTUAL CHESS CLASSES
Small Group Classes in a Safe and Nurturing Environment. Recently, the Covid-19 outbreak forced ICA to roll out an ALL NEW Online Chess Program. While maintaining a sense of responsibility and commitment to the students and the entire chess community
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Online Summer Classes
ICA Academy Online Summer Classes Schedule
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2020 SPRING SEMESTER SCHEDULE - GLEN ROCK
2020 SPRING SEMESTER SCHEDULE - GLEN ROCK
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2020 SPRING SEMESTER SCHEDULE -Teaneck
SPRING SEMESTER SCHEDULE -Teaneck
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Home School Chess Ages 8 - 12
Class dates 12/04/2019, 12/11/2019, 12/18/2019, 01/08/2020, 01/15/2020, 01/22/2020, 01/29/2020, 02/05/2020, 02/12/2020, 02/19/2020, 02/26/2020
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2019-2020 Winter SEMESTER SCHEDULE - GLEN ROCK
2019-2020 Winter SEMESTER SCHEDULE - GLEN ROCK Community Church of Glen Rock (education building) tel: 201-797-0330;
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Chess Camps
2020 Camp Week 6 Report
Week 6 at the ICA virtual summer camp was another fun week filled with excitement, learning and competition.
2020 Camp Week 5 Report
ICA campers continue to impress as the virtual camp closes week 5. Starting the week with a celebration of International Chess Day, the camp was once again a week filled with fun, growth and of course some friendly competition.
2020 Camp Week 4 Report
The summer is heating up, but ICA campers are staying cool as the 4th week of our virtual camps ends. Campers brought the same enthusiasm and passion to their morning lessons that the ICA coaches have come to expect, as players competed against each other and themselves in a continual effort toward improvement.
2020 Camp Week 3 Report
The battle for the best-in-group prize was as competitive as in previous weeks. Coach Alexander expressed how impressed he was by both D avid and D aniel in his group. Their focus and enthusiasm hit high marks, and both showed a lot of improvement
2020 Camp Week 2 Report
Another week of fun and learning has drawn to a close. Campers in the morning lessons upheld the high expectations set by the first week, continuing to work hard in morning group lessons. They solved puzzles to learn new tactical motifs and to reinforce familiar patterns while progressing through puzzles with
2020 Advanced Training Virtual Summer Camp
International Chess Academy (ICA) and The Chess Academy for Talented Youth are excited to join forces and offer two 4-week Online Summer Training Sessions for aspiring chess masters taught by the world's most distinguished chess coaches.
2020 MASTER CAMP/PREMIER TRAINING
International Chess Academy (ICA) and The Chess Academy for Talented Youth are excited to join forces and offer two 4-week Online Summer Training Sessions for aspiring chess masters taught by the world's most distinguished chess coaches.

Chess News
Agust 1St Report
Greetings, and thank you to all players for bringing in the new month with some chess! With 24 players this week, here are some highlights from the tournament
July 25Th Report
Greetings players and parents. Although following international chess day we had a smaller turnout this time around, we had a 32-person tournament and a number of new faces participating!
July 18Th Report
Greetings players, and happy international chess day! Thank you for playing in our special event, we're glad you put as much time into chess as some of us do!
July 11 Report
Thank you once again for your punctuality. All sections again started on time smoothly! With 7 sections, here are a few notable achievements:
July 4 Report
Thank you all once again for your punctuality and helping us get the tournament started on time! Although we had a lower turnout, everything was still competitive and ran smoothly.
June 27, 2020 Report
Possibly as a result of the smaller turnout but more likely the fact that everybody was showing up on time and following all procedures, for the first time the tournament started exactly on time with no issues at 1:30!
Super Saturday June 20Th
Thank you to all participants for being on time and compliance with procedures we've laid out. Our tournament ran very smoothly and all but one section started on time!