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Local NM Scholastic Chess Clubs

All clubs listed below are either primarily or exclusively for Scholastic Players. As well as the clubs below, almost all clubs in NM are open and encouraging for players of all ages. To view the all ages clubs, you can click here.


Empire Chess Club

Primarily Scholastic, however all ages are welcome.

Every Sunday except holidays at Jasons Deli 5920 Holly Ave NE, Albuquerque, NM 87113, 5pm to 9pm, all ages and levels welcome for casual play.  No charge to play, sets and clocks provided.  For more info contact Steve Perea at 505-315-8709 or

Learners Chess Academy

Exclusively Scholastic, occasional all ages events.

Clubs, Camps, and casual Tournaments all over the Albuquerque area. After School Clubs are currently offered at over 20 Elementary Schools around town. Clubs for students from 1st through 12th grade are held over almost all APS holidays, and tournaments are held monthly.  For more info visit our website, or contact Victor Lopez at

Las Cruces

Stay Tuned! More Clubs are Coming Soon!

Santa Fe

Stay Tuned! More Clubs are Coming Soon!

If you would like to have you chess club listed here, send us your Club Name, Meeting Times and Location, as well as an email address to contact you with.

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