Welcome to the MSCA!!

   The Mississippi Scholastic Chess Association is a K-12 scholastic affiliate of US Chess.  We run several tournaments throughout the year, including the statewide Grade Level Championships, MSCA Team Championships and MSCA Individual Championships. 

The Next MSCA Scholastic Chess Tournament:

 Ole Miss Scholastic Chess Tournaments
The University of Mississippi in Oxford, MS 
5-Round G/25;+10 Swiss-Paired Scholastic Chess Tournament
Saturday:  January 29, 2022
First Round Begins at 9:30 AM

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Future Open Scholastic Events        - 2021/22 - 

 January 29, 2022 - Ole Miss Scholastic Chess Tournaments at The Univ of Mississippi in Oxford, MS 


 TBD (Jan) - Madison's Cosmic Scholastic Chess Tournament at Madison Middle School in Madison, MS

 TBD (Jan) - Annual Pawns & Pajamas Scholastic Chess Tournament at Overpark Elem in Olive Branch, MS

 TBD (Feb) - OBIS Valentine's Scholastic Chess Tournament at Olive Branch Intermediate in Olive Branch, MS

 TBD (Feb) - MS School for Math & Science Scholastic Chess Tournament at MSMS in Columbus, MS

 TBD (Mar) - MSCA Scholastic Chess TEAM Championships at Mississippi State Univ in Starkville, MS 

 TBD (Mar) - Southern Scholastic Chess Tournament at Univ of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS

 TBD (Apr) - Water Valley Spring Scholastic Chess Tournament at Davidson Elem in Water Valley, MS

 TBD (Apr) - Gautier Scholastic Chess Tournament at Gautier High in Gautier, MS

 TBD (May) - DeSoto Scholastic Chess Tournament at Horn Lake Intermediate in Horn Lake, MS 

 TBD (May) - MSCA Scholastic Chess INDIVIDUAL Championships at the Nissan Training Center in Canton, MS


 TBD (Sep) - Catfish Classic Scholastic Chess Tournament at OM McNair Elem in Belzoni, MS

 TBD (Sep) - Bel-Aire Scholastic Chess Tournament at Bel-Aire Elem in Gulf Port, MS

 TBD (Sep/Oct) - MS Children's Museum Beginners Scholastic Chess Tournament at MCM in Jackson, MS

 TBD (Nov) - Scholastic Grade Level Chess Championships

 TBD (Nov) - Sacred Heart Scholastic Chess Tournament at Sacred Heart School in Southaven, MS

 TBD (Dec) - Water Valley Winter Scholastic Chess Tournament at Davidson Elem in Water Valley, MS 


Closed Event Schedule   - 2021/22 -

 Mar 25, 2022 - Hancock Co Schools (HCS Students, Invitation Only)

 TBD (Apr) - Jackson Public Schools Gifted (JPS Students, Invitation Only)

TBD (Oct) - MAIS Schools (MAIS Students, Invitation Only)


Nov 30/Dec 1, 2021 - DeSoto Co Schools (DCS Students, Invitation Only)

TBD (Feb) - Madison Co Schools (MCS Students, Invitation Only)