Rishon in P7 has had yet more success in chess tournaments. Well done Rishon.
Rishon in P7 again recently entered a chess contest with great success
He writes “I won 1st place out of 50 people, the awards that I got were: a trophy with my name engraved on it and a £25 cash award.”
Well done Rishon!
We yet again had lots of pupils find great success in the chess tournaments continuing under COVID 19.
Thanks as always to our team and great volunteer chess organisers.
COVID 19 security measures can’t keep Dalry’s chess stars from performing. Last week Rishon in P7 won his latest medal in an online tournament of over 40 participants.
Well done Rishon.
The Lothian Junior Congress Chess Tournament took place over the weekend and there was more fabulous success for team Dalry.
Our team won second place!! The initial ranking for our team was 8th position, but they finished 2nd after 6 rounds of play.
Many thanks to our chess tutors, Mr Good and Mr Hynd, and to Mr Ashly for supplying the photos.
Massive Congratulations to our tournament team members Rishon, Thanish, Jeric and Ishaan!
Our chess sessions awards were given out at Leavers assembly this week with recognition of contributions to great results at the events our team attends and great chess played in our lunchtime and masterclass club tournaments.
The overall Joint winners this year were Fabio and Ade.
Congratulations to them and all the prize winners.
Thanks again to our amazing volunteer chess tutors Stewart Good and Bill Hynd.
We hope for an even better year next year and Mrs Honeyman challenged the girls of Dalry to try and be sure we don’t only have boys in the winners next year. So come and try chess and show the boys a check mate girls.
Dalry Primary School first team won Best P6/7 Intermediate Level Team at the Lothian Junior Chess Team Tournament on the 4th of November.