Chess Team Takes ‘Em Home!


Congratulations to the GIS chess team for two successful tournaments on March 3rd (George Washington School, White Plains, NY) and on March 17th (Webster Elementary School, New Rochelle, NY)!

On March 3rd, the GIS team won FIRST PLACE in the Primary Novice Section (Anja & Viraya). A special congratulations to Thomas (1st place, championship), Anja (1st place, Primary Novice) and Viraya (3rd place, Primary Novice) for winning individual trophies. 

On March 17th, the GISNY Team won FOUR TROPHIES: FIRST PLACE in the K1 section (Henry, Johann & James), FIRST PLACE in the Primary Novice section (Viraya, Anais, Phil & Lewis), FIRST PLACE in the Primary section (Anja & Nikolaj) and THIRD PLACE in the Reserve section (Xavier & Marc).  A special congratulations to Xavier (Reserve), Nikolaj (2nd, Primary) and James (5th, K1) for winning individual trophies.


For the GIS trophy count, we currently have 20 team trophies and 29 individual trophies for this school year.