Anatoly Karpov International School of Chess

Basic Information

Address: 106 South Main Street Lindsborg, Kansas 67456
Phone Number: 785-227-2224

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Additional Information

Focus: Chess in education


Director: Marck R. Cobb
Schools Served: Smoky Valley H.S., Hillsboro, McPherson, Canton-Galva, St. Mary's Salina
School District: Various
County: McPherson and Salina
Schedule: See Website
Ages: K through 12
Capacity: 40
Membership/Pricing: Various

The school is located in Lindsborg, Kansas, a town of 3,300 people.


The chess school was founded in 2000. It is the only officially sanctioned Anatoly Karpov School is the United States. Anatoly Karpov is 7-time World Chess Champion and has over 50 chess schools throughout the world. The school is currently owned and operated by the International Chess Institute of the Midwest..

Program Highlights:

The Karpov School offers both onsite as well as offsite chess instruction. The school, in cooperation with the Smoky Valley Virtual School, offers online chess instruction. The school also sponsors chess tournaments, as well as summer chess camps for students.

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