PS 198 (Thursday)

ABOUT PS198 The Straus School was named as a tribute to Isidor & Ida Straus, respected New Yorkers and members of the family who owned R.H. Macy & Company. Location: 1700 Third Avenue New York, NY 10128

Our Chess Program

Welcome PS198 students to another school year with NYChessKids. We are looking forward to seeing our previous students and new faces that will be joining us.

Fall, 2017

Thursdays  (11 weeks)

2:30 – 4:00PM

September 28

October 5, 12, 19, 26

November 2, 9, 30

December 7, 14, 21


$220/11 weeks

$20 class

*Classroom teachers will bring kids to the Hallway (outside the Nurse’s Office). Then NYChessKids representatives will supervise kids to the chess classes.

*Dismissal will be at the lobby on 3rd Avenue (between 95th & 96th street)



2:30 – 4:00PM


Beginner Classes: 
Level 1 (Pre-K, K-1): Azza Mamdouh
Level 2: Khatia Abramidze
Level 3 All Grades: Aleksander Rasic
Intermediate Classes: 
Level 4-5 All Grades: Joseph “Shep” Shepard



Click on our the teachers to read more about them: shepazzaMkhatia