Midwest Chess Academy Tim Steiner
Midwest Chess Academy
Serving Kansas City and Dallas/Ft. Worth
(469) 458-2430
(913) 789-6989

Welcome to the Midwest Chess Academy!


We at the Midwest Chess Academy are dedicated to teaching chess to children in school and community settings in the Kansas City area. Our focus is to teach critical thinking skills and other abilities that lead to success in life and academics. We build relationships with public, private and parochial schools in all grade levels.

Whether your focus is on entertainment or national recognition, the MCA can service your needs.  The MCA uses a systematic approach towards training providing only the essentials that can ensure amazing results and help you master the game in the shortest time possible. 

Services include individual and group lessons, coaching via the internet, presentations, game annotations, simultaneous exhibitions and tournament directing.

Let the best chess teacher, Candidate Master Tim Steiner, and his staff of professionals take care of all the details and work necessary for a successful club.

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Come see why so many schools and students rely upon the expertise offered here at Midwest Chess Academy. We have a track record of success locally, at the state level and nationally. Maybe you will find your child's name on this list in the future.
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Register for Chess Club

Please go to this site to register for your chess club.  Dates, times, and days and details are all listed. Club flyers

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Help Wanted
Are you good with kids? Do you have available time in the mornings or afternoons? Do you have prior knowledge of chess or are interested in learning? Well we are actively looking for instructors to meet the demand for school chess programs. If you are interested, please contact Coach Steiner.
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Chess Tournaments

Once you know how to play chess, then it's time to start testing what you know against area kids.  It's a great way to meet new friends and realize all the hard work and training that you endure.  Visit our state-of-the-art registration system and it's never been easier to sign up for a tournament

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Mission Statement:
"To provide the highest of quality instruction which fosters excellence in chess and academics, so that children will be better prepared to meet and overcome the obstacles of adulthood."