Skip to content

School Programs

The Ocean State Chess Association supports 60+ schools and chess clubs in Rhode Island. We provide chess lessons & sets to schools and provide support to High Schools, Middle Schools, and Elementary Schools. We have coaches to help you. Please contact us if you would like us to help support a chess at your school. Email:

We are currently working with these schools in Rhode Island:

HIGH SCHOOLS Largest H.S. Chess Network for 2024 in R.I.
* Barrington High School (Barrington)
* Central High School (Providence)
* Central Falls High School (Central Falls)
* Classical High School (Providence)
* Cranston West High School (Cranston)
* East Providence High School (East Providence)
* Hendricken High School (Warwick)
* Home School Team (Rhode Island)
* Hope High School (Providence)
* Juanita Sanchez High School (Providence)
* 360 High School (Providence)
* Mount Pleasant High School (Providence)
* LaSalle Academy (Providence)
* Lincoln High School (Lincoln)
* Portsmouth Abbey High School (Portsmouth)
* Portsmouth High School (Portsmouth)
* Providence Career Tech Academy (Providence)
* Providence Country Day (East Providence)
* PVD Preparatory Charter School (Providence)
* Smithfield High School (Smithfield)
* St, Patrick Academy (Providence)
* St. Raphael Academy (Pawtucket)
* The Met School (Providence)
* West Warwick High School (West Warwick, RI)
* Wheeler School (Providence)

MIDDLE SCHOOLS – Largest M.S. Chess Network for 2024 in R.I.
* Barrington Christian Academy (Barrington)
* Barrington Middle School (Barrington)
* Cole Middle School (E. Greenwich)
* Community Prep School (Providence)
* Deering Middle School (W. Warwick)
* De LaSalle Middle School (Providence)
* Ferri Middle School (Johnston)
* Gilbert Stuart Middle School (Providence)
* Goff Junior High School (Pawtucket)
* Home School Middle School (Saunderstown)
* Jenks Middle School (Pawtucket)
* Lincoln Middle School (Lincoln)
* Nathan Bishop Middle School (Providence)
* North Cumberland Middle School (Cumberland)
* Roger Williams Middle School (Providence)
* San Miguel School (Providence)
* St. Pius Middle School (Providence)
* St. Rosa Lima Middle School (Warwick)
* West Broadway Middle School (Providence)
* Wheeler Middle School (Providence)
* Number of New Catholic Middle Schools

* Barrington Elementary Schools (Barrington)
* East Providence Elementary Schools (E. Providence)
* Eldridge Elementary (E. Greenwich)
* Forest Park Elementary (N. Kingstown)
* Frenchtown Elementary (N. Kingstown)
* Hamilton Elementary (N. Kingstown)
* Hannaford Elementary (E. Greenwich)
* Home School Elementary (N. Providence)
* Leviton Dual Language School (Providence)
* Mary Fogarty Elementary ( Providence)
* Meadowbrook Elementary (E. Greenwich)
* Moses Brown Elementary (Providence)
* St. Luke’s Elementary (Barrington)
* St. Pius Elementary (Providence)
* St. Rosa Lima Elementary (Warwick)
* William D’Abate Elementary (Providence)
* Wheeler Elementary (Providence)

Classical High School Chess Team – 1st Place High School Champions at RI Scholastic State Championship