National Chess Champion

Salem Hills Student Wins National Chess Tournament
Posted on 05/14/2018
Kartik with his Chess Championship trophyKartik S., a 5th grader at Salem Hills Elementary School in the Atheneum Gifted Magnet Program, travelled to Nashville, Tennessee, to participate in the National Elementary Chess Championships this May. Kartik played in the K-6 Unrated Section against some of the best players in his age group. He won the National Championship with a perfect score of 7 wins, no losses, and no draws. He was the only one in the section with a perfect score. Congratulations to Kartik!