The Marion Academy Chess Club is a student organization whose purpose is to:
To bring together chess players who like to share their hobby and interest in chess with each other.
To provide organized chess tournaments for the competitive club members at the beginning, intermediate and advanced levels.
To promote increased knowledge and understanding of the game of chess and to encourage students to challenge other students, read books and utilitize other resources to further their abilities.
Membership in the Marion Academy Chess Club is open to any and all students with an interest in chess regardless of his/her abilities.