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Sunday, April 25, 2010

First Saturday Classical Chess May 2010

FIRST SATURDAY CLASSICAL CHESS (MAY) 2010

( EVERY FIRST SATURDAY OF EACH CALENDAR MONTH ONWARD )

VENUE: EXCEL CHESS ACADEMY, 26A. JALAN HUJAN EMAS 4, OUG. JALAN KELANG LAMA .POSKOD 58200 KUALA LUMPUR.

DATES: ROUND 1 : SATURDAY MAY 15 ( 9.30 am to 12.30 pm )

              ROUND 2 : SATURDAY MAY 15 ( 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm )

              ROUND 3 : SATURDAY MAY 15 ( 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm )

              ROUND 4 : SUNDAY MAY 16 ( 9.30 am to 12.30 pm )

              ROUND 5 : SUNDAY MAY 16 ( 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm )

               ROUND 6 : SUNDAY MAY 16 ( 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm )

FORMAT : 60 MINUTES PLUS 30 SECOND INCREMENT EACH MOVE

ENTRY FEE : RM 30.00 (DISCOUNT FOR GROUP ENTRY )

OBJECTIVES : A CHOICE TO PLAN , PROMOTE AND IMPROVE CLASSICAL PLAY

MAIN PRIZES :

1st PRIZE : RM 150 + MYSTERY PRIZE

2nd PRIZE : RM 100 + MYSTERY PRIZE

3rd PRIZE : RM 80 + MYSTERY PRIZE

4th PRIZE : RM 60 + MYSTERY PRIZE

5th PRIZE : RM 40 + MYSTERY PRIZE

SPECIAL PRIZES : ( AT LEAST 3 PLAYERS IN NATIONAL RATING CATEGORY )

NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1600 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE

NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1500 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE

NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1400 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE

NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1300 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE

NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1200 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE

NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1100 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE

REGISTRATION by HP SMS 013-3232280 OR EMAIL jaxtham@hotmail.com

CLOSING DATE 14th MAY ( FRIDAY )

ENTRY FORM : NAME: __________________________________ TEL: _________________

D.O.B./ I.C.NO __________________________ SCHOOL : ___________________

Abdullah Is April Rapid 2010 Champion!

Here are the final rankings of the April Rapid 2010 held at the Excel Chess Academy from 24-25th April 2010 at OUG, Kuala Lumpur.

Abdullah Che Hassan is the outright winner with 8.5 points and superior tie-break points.

Second was Nor Azman Ismail and third Nik Ahmad Farouqi. Both players had 8.5 points with different tie-break points separating the two.

In fourth place was Jax Tham with 7.5 points and in fifth Hew Zhen Jing with 5.5 points.

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(source: Jax Tham, ECA)

Abdullah, Nik Ahmad Farouqi, NorAzman Jointly Leads In April Rapid 2010

In the recent April Rapid at the Excel Chess Academy held over two days of 24-25th April 2010 where 12 players participated.

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Pix 1. Abdullah Che Hassan.

After 9 rounds of play, Abdullah Che Hassan, Nik Ahmad Farouqi and Nor Azman Ismail all came out with 7.5 points each. Jax Tham is in fourth position with 6.5 points and Hew ZhenJing with 4.5 points.

The ranking after round 9 is as shown below and the round 10 pairings below it as follow:-

 Ranking after round 9 of AR123

No. PNo. Name Score WP SB PS rat. TPR W-We

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1. 1 ABDULLAH CHE HASSAN 7.5 44.0 35.25 36.5 0000 - 0



2 NIK AHMAD FAROUQI 7.5 41.5 30.75 35.5 0000 - 0



4 NOR AZMAN ISMAIL 7.5 41.5 30.75 38.0 0000 - 0



4. 3 JAX THAM 6.5 40.5 23.25 31.5 0000 - 0



5. 8 HEW ZHENJING 4.5 45.5 15.25 23.0 0000 - 0



7 NOR AMIRUDDIN 4.5 41.0 9.75 22.5 0000 - 0



6 LIM JING HONG 4.5 38.5 9.75 21.5 0000 - 0



8. 11 BALACHANDRAN 4.0 38.0 9.50 23.0 0000 - 0



9. 9 NOMIN TUVSANAA 2.5 39.5 4.25 15.0 0000 - 0



12 ABDULRAQEEB 2.5 37.5 9.25 9.5 0000 - 0



11. 10 YEOH SOOK YEE 1.5 40.5 2.25 7.0 0000 - 0



12. 5 LAXMI 1.0 38.0 2.50 7.0 0000 - 0





Pairing of round 10 of AR123



Table White - Black Results



----------------------------------------------------------------------- round 10





1 NOR AZMAN ISMAIL ( 7.5) - ABDULRAQEEB ( 2.5) 4- 12 .



2 ABDULLAH CHE HASSAN ( 7.5) - YEOH SOOK YEE ( 1.5) 1- 10 .



3 NIK AHMAD FAROUQI ( 7.5) - LAXMI ( 1 ) 2- 5 .



4 JAX THAM ( 6.5) - LIM JING HONG ( 4.5) 3- 6 .



5 BALACHANDRAN ( 4 ) - NOR AMIRUDDIN ( 4.5) 11- 7 .



6 NOMIN TUVSANAA ( 2.5) - HEW ZHENJING ( 4.5) 9- 8 .



(source: Jax Tham, Excel Chess Academy)

Monday, April 12, 2010

April Rapid Chess (10.20.30) 2010

APRIL RAPID CHESS (10.20.30) 2010

Here is the new April Rapid Chess from Excel Chess Academy. It will be held from 24-25 April 2010 at Overseas Union Garden, Kuala Lumpur. It uses the rapid time control of only 20 minutes. However you have the 30 second increment after each move to help you further.

VENUE: EXCEL CHESS ACADEMY, 26A. JALAN HUJAN EMAS 4, OUG. JALAN KELANG LAMA, POSKOD 58200 KUALA LUMPUR.

DATES:

ROUND 1 : SATURDAY APRIL 24 ( 9.30 am to 11.00 am )

ROUND 2 : SATURDAY APRIL 24 ( 11.15am to 12.45 pm )

ROUND 3 : SATURDAY APRIL 24 ( 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm )

ROUND 4 : SATURDAY APRIL 24 ( 3.15 pm to 4.45 pm )

ROUND 5 : SATURDAY APRIL 24 ( 5.00 pm to 6.30 pm )

ROUND 6 : SUNDAY APRIL 25 ( 9.30 am to 11.00 am )

ROUND 7 : SUNDAY APRIL 25 ( 11.15am to 12.45 pm )

ROUND 8 : SUNDAY APRIL 25 ( 1.30 pm to 3.00 pm )

ROUND 9 : SUNDAY APRIL 25 ( 3.15 pm to 4.45 pm )

ROUND 10: SUNDAY APRIL 25 ( 5.00 pm to 6.30 pm )

FORMAT : 10 ROUNDS OF 20 MINUTES PLUS 30 SECOND INCREMENT EACH MOVE

ENTRY FEE : RM 30.00 ( DISCOUNT GIVEN FOR MORE THAN ONE PLAYER. )

MAIN PRIZES :

1st PRIZE : RM 150.00 + MYSTERY PRIZE

2nd PRIZE : RM 120.00 + MYSTERY PRIZE

3rd PRIZE : RM 80.00 + MYSTERY PRIZE

4th PRIZE : RM 60.00 + MYSTERY PRIZE

5th PRIZE : RM 40.00 + MYSTERY PRIZE

SPECIAL PRIZES : ( MINIMUM 3 PLAYERS IN NATIONAL RATING GROUP )

BEST NATIONAL RATING UNDER- 1600 ( BOY AND GIRL ) MYSTERY PRIZE

BEST NATIONAL RATING UNDER- 1500 ( BOY AND GIRL ) MYSTERY PRIZE

BEST NATIONAL RATING UNDER- 1400 ( BOY AND GIRL ) MYSTERY PRIZE

BEST NATIONAL RATING UNDER- 1300 ( BOY AND GIRL ) MYSTERY PRIZE

BEST NATIONAL RATING UNDER- 1200 ( BOY AND GIRL ) MYSTERY PRIZE

BEST NATIONAL RATING UNDER-1100 ( BOY AND GIRL ) MYSTERY PRIZE

REGISTRATION HP SMS 013-3232280 ( JAX ) OR EMAIL jaxtham@hotmail.com

CLOSING DATE: 23 APRIL 2010 (FRIDAY)

ENTRY FORM :

NAME: __________________________________

TEL: _________________

D.O.B./ I.C.NO __________________________

SCHOOL : ____________________________

EMAIL ADDRESS : _______________________________________

Sunday, April 11, 2010

Jax Tham Wins Again In First Saturday Classical Chess April 2010

Jax Tham outsmarted the field of 11 players at the First Saturday Classical Chess held over two days, 10-11th April 2010 at the Excel Chess Academy, Overseas Union Garden, Kuala Lumpur. Jax ended with 6.0 full points from six rounds of play.

In second place is NorAzman Ismail with 4.5 points from six possible points. Third was Balachandran with 4.0 points and in fourth place is Yat Guo Jie with 3.5 points. In fifth place was Tin Jun Hao with 3.5 points too!

Here are the rankings table and round-by-round results of the six round First Saturday Classical Chess for the month of Apirl 2010.

Ranking after round 6 of FSCC4

No. PNo. Name Score WP SB PS rat. TPR W-We

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1. 1 JAX THAM 6.0 21.0 21.00 21.0 0000 - 0

2. 2 NORAZMAN ISMAIL 4.5 22.5 14.75 16.5 0000 - 0

3. 6 BALACHANDRAN 4.0 18.0 7.50 12.0 0000 - 0

4. 3 YAT GUO JIE 3.5 21.0 8.75 15.5 0000 - 0

4 TIN JUN HAO 3.5 20.0 8.25 11.5 0000 - 0

5 THAM CHEE LEONG 3.5 19.0 6.75 13.5 0000 - 0

7. 7 DANIEL SIEW 2.0 21.0 3.00 9.0 0000 - 0

12 EDMUND NG 2.0 17.0 6.50 6.0 0000 - 0

10 KEE JIAN LONG 2.0 15.5 2.25 8.0 0000 - 0

8 LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM 2.0 14.5 2.50 4.0 0000 - 0

11. 11 JON LUIS KOE 1.0 13.0 2.25 6.0 0000 - 0

12. 9 CHOONG ZHEN HAO 0.0 13.5 1.00 0.0 0000 - 0

Ranking and Games after round 6 of FSCC4

No. PNo. Name R1 R2 R3 R4 R5 R6 Score

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1. 1 JAX THAM 6w1 4b1 2w1 3b1 5w1 7b1 0 6.0

2. 2 NORAZMAN ISMAIL 7b1 5w1 1b0 6w1 3w1 4b« 0 4.5

3. 6 BALACHANDRAN 1b0 9w1 10b1 2b0 7w1 12b1 -2 4.0

4. 3 YAT GUO JIE 8w1 11b1 4w1 1w0 2b0 5b« 0 3.5

4 TIN JUN HAO 9b1 1w0 3b0 12w1 8b1 2w« 0 3.5

5 THAM CHEE LEONG 10w1 2b0 11w1 7b1 1b0 3w« 0 3.5

7. 7 DANIEL SIEW 2w0 8b1 9w1 5w0 6b0 1w0 2 2.0

12 EDMUND NG r0 r0 8w1 4b0 10b1 6w0 0 2.0

10 KEE JIAN LONG 5b0 r1 6w0 11b1 12w0 8b0 -1 2.0

8 LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM 3b0 7w0 12b0 9b1 4w0 10w1 0 2.0

11. 11 JON LUIS KOE r1 3w0 5b0 10w0 r0 r0 1 1.0

12. 9 CHOONG ZHEN HAO 4w0 6b0 7b0 8w0 r0 r0 0 0.0

Saturday, April 10, 2010

Jax Tham, Guo Jie Are Joint Leaders at FSCC April 2010

After three rounds of play, Jax Tham and Yat Guo Jie are joint leaders with 3.0 points each at the First Saturday Classical Chess 2010, April 2010.

Here are the rankings table after round 3 and pairings of round 4 for the First Saturday Classical Chess 2010.

Ranking after round 3 of FSCC4

No. PNo. Name Score WP SB PS rat. TPR W-We

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1. 1 JAX THAM 3.0 5.0 5.00 6.0 0000 - 0

3 YAT GUO JIE 3.0 1.5 1.50 6.0 0000 - 0

3. 2 MOR AZMAN 2.0 7.0 4.00 5.0 0000 - 0

5 THAM CHEE LEONG 2.0 3.0 1.00 4.0 0000 - 0

6 BALACHANDRAN 2.0 3.5 0.50 3.0 0000 - 0

7 DANIEL SIEW 2.0 2.0 0.00 3.0 0000 - 0

7. 4 TIN JUN HAO 1.0 6.0 0.00 3.0 0000 - 0

10 KEE JIAN LONG 1.0 4.5 0.25 2.0 0000 - 0

11 JON LUIS KOE 1.0 5.5 0.25 3.0 0000 - 0

12 EDMUND NG 1.0 4.0 2.00 1.0 0000 - 0

11. 8 LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM 0.0 7.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

9 CHOONG ZHEN HAO 0.0 5.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

Pairing of round 4 of FSCC4

Table White - Black Results

----------------------------------------------------------------------- round 4

1 YAT GUO JIE ( 3 ) - JAX THAM ( 3 ) 3- 1 .

2 MOR AZMAN ( 2 ) - BALACHANDRAN ( 2 ) 2- 6 .

3 DANIEL SIEW ( 2 ) - THAM CHEE LEONG ( 2 ) 7- 5 .

4 TIN JUN HAO ( 1 ) - EDMUND NG ( 1 ) 4- 12 .

5 JON LUIS KOE ( 1 ) - KEE JIAN LONG ( 1 ) 11- 10 .

6 CHOONG ZHEN HAO ( 0 ) - LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM ( 0 ) 9- 8 .

Friday, April 9, 2010

Jax, Mor, Yat Leads After 2 rounds, FSCC April 2010

Jax Tham, Mor Azman and Yat Guo Jie jointly leads after 2 rounds of the First Saturday Classical Chess April 2010 being held at Excel Chess Academy, OUG, Kuala Lumpur on the 10-11th April 2010.

Here are the rankings summary and pairings of round 3, FSCC April 2010.

Ranking after round 2 of FSCC4
No.  PNo.  Name                       Score WP    SB     PS    rat.  TPR  W-We
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  1.    1  JAX THAM                    2.0   2.0   2.00   3.0  0000  -   0   
        2  MOR AZMAN                   2.0   2.0   2.00   3.0  0000  -   0   
        3  YAT GUO JIE                 2.0   0.5   0.50   3.0  0000  -   0   
  4.    4  TIN JUN HAO                 1.0   2.0   0.00   2.0  0000  -   0   
        5  THAM CHEE LEONG             1.0   2.5   0.50   2.0  0000  -   0   
        6  BALACHANDRAN                1.0   2.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
        7  DANIEL SIEW                 1.0   2.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
       10  KEE JIAN LONG               1.0   1.5   0.25   1.0  0000  -   0   
       11  JON LUIS KOE                1.0   2.5   0.25   2.0  0000  -   0   
10.    8  LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM           0.0   3.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   
        9  CHOONG ZHEN HAO             0.0   2.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   

Pairing of round 3 of FSCC4
Table  White                     - Black                                Results
----------------------------------------------------------------------- round  3
  1    JAX THAM            ( 2 ) - MOR AZMAN           ( 2 )     1-  2        .
  2    YAT GUO JIE         ( 2 ) - TIN JUN HAO         ( 1 )     3-  4        .
  3    THAM CHEE LEONG     ( 1 ) - JON LUIS KOE        ( 1 )     5- 11        .
  4    KEE JIAN LONG       ( 1 ) - BALACHANDRAN        ( 1 )    10-  6        .
  5    DANIEL SIEW         ( 1 ) - CHOONG ZHEN HAO     ( 0 )     7-  9        .

Bye            : 8 LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM         ,

Round Pairings and Ranking After Round 1, FSCC April 2010

Jax Tham leads the pack of  six players with 1.0 full point after round 1. Here are the round 1 rankings and round 2 pairings for FSCC April 2010.

Ranking after round 1 of FSCC4
No.  PNo.  Name                       Score WP    SB     PS    rat.  TPR  W-We
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  1.    1  JAX THAM                    1.0   0.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
        2  MOR AZMAN                   1.0   0.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
        3  YAT GUO JIE                 1.0   0.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
        4  TIN JUN HAO                 1.0   0.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
        5  THAM CHEE LEONG             1.0   0.0   0.00   1.0  0000  -   0   
       11  JON LUIS KOE                1.0   0.5   0.25   1.0  0000  -   0   
  7.    6  BALACHANDRAN                0.0   1.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   
        7  DANIEL SIEW                 0.0   1.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   
        8  LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM           0.0   1.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   
        9  CHOONG ZHEN HAO             0.0   1.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   
       10  KEE JIAN LONG               0.0   1.0   0.00   0.0  0000  -   0   

Pairing of round 2 of FSCC4
Table  White                     - Black                                Results
----------------------------------------------------------------------- round  2
  1    TIN JUN HAO         ( 1 ) - JAX THAM            ( 1 )     4-  1        .
  2    MOR AZMAN           ( 1 ) - THAM CHEE LEONG     ( 1 )     2-  5        .
  3    JON LUIS KOE        ( 1 ) - YAT GUO JIE         ( 1 )    11-  3        .
  4    BALACHANDRAN        ( 0 ) - CHOONG ZHEN HAO     ( 0 )     6-  9        .
  5    LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM   ( 0 ) - DANIEL SIEW         ( 0 )     8-  7        .

Bye            : 10 KEE JIAN LONG             ,

First Saturday Classical Chess April 2010, Begins

Here the round 1 starting rank and the round 1 pairings for the First Saturday Classical Chess April 2010 being held on the 10-11th April 2010 in Excel Chess Academy, OUG, Kuala Lumpur.

Ranking after round 0 of FSCC4

No. PNo. Name Score WP SB PS rat. TPR W-We

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1 JAX THAM 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

2 MOR AZMAN 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

3 YAT GUO JIE 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

4 TIN JUN HAO 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

5 THAM CHEE LEONG 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

6 BALACHANDRAN 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

7 DANIEL SIEW 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

8 LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

9 CHOONG ZHEN HAO 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

10 KEE JIAN LONG 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

11 JON LUIS KOE 0.0 0.0 0.00 0.0 0000 - 0

Pairing of round 1 of FSCC4

Table White - Black Results

----------------------------------------------------------------------- round 1

1 JAX THAM ( 0 ) - BALACHANDRAN ( 0 ) 1- 6 .

2 DANIEL SIEW ( 0 ) - MOR AZMAN ( 0 ) 7- 2 .

3 YAT GUO JIE ( 0 ) - LAXMI SUBRAMANIAM ( 0 ) 3- 8 .

4 CHOONG ZHEN HAO ( 0 ) - TIN JUN HAO ( 0 ) 9- 4 .

5 THAM CHEE LEONG ( 0 ) - KEE JIAN LONG ( 0 ) 5- 10 .

Bye : 11 JON LUIS KOE ,

Tuesday, April 6, 2010

First Saturday Classical Chess (April 2010)

The April’s First Saturday Classical Chess has been delayed to April 10-11, 2010 due to many chess tournaments on the first weekend of April 2010. So here are the details of the FSCC April 2010 for your information.
FIRST SATURDAY CLASSICAL CHESS (APRIL) 2010
( EVERY FIRST SATURDAY OF EACH CALENDAR MONTH ONWARD )
VENUE: EXCEL CHESS ACADEMY, 26A. JALAN HUJAN EMAS 4, OUG. JALAN KELANG LAMA .POSKOD 58200 KUALA LUMPUR.
DATES:
ROUND 1 : SATURDAY APRIL 10 ( 9.30 am to 12.30 pm )
ROUND 2 : SATURDAY APRIL 10 ( 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm )
ROUND 3 : SATURDAY APRIL 10 ( 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm )
ROUND 4 : SUNDAY APRIL 11 ( 9.30 am to 12.30 pm )
ROUND 5 : SUNDAY APRIL 11 ( 1.00 pm to 4.00 pm )
ROUND 6 : SUNDAY APRIL 11 ( 4.30 pm to 7.30 pm )
FORMAT : 60 MINUTES PLUS 30 SECOND INCREMENT EACH MOVE
ENTRY FEE : RM 30.00 (DISCOUNT FOR GROUP ENTRY )
OBJECTIVES : A CHOICE TO PLAN , PROMOTE AND IMPROVE CLASSICAL PLAY
MAIN PRIZES :
1st PRIZE : RM 150 + MYSTERY PRIZE
2nd PRIZE : RM 100 + MYSTERY PRIZE
3rd PRIZE : RM 80 + MYSTERY PRIZE
4th PRIZE : RM 60 + MYSTERY PRIZE
5th PRIZE : RM 40 + MYSTERY PRIZE
SPECIAL PRIZES : ( AT LEAST 3 PLAYERS IN NATIONAL RATING CATEGORY )
NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1600 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE
NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1500 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE
NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1400 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE
NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1300 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE
NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1200 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE
NATIONAL RATING BELOW 1100 ( BOY AND GIRL ) : MYSTERY PRIZE
REGISTRATION by HP SMS 013-3232280 OR EMAIL jaxtham@hotmail.com
CLOSING DATE 9th APRIL ( FRIDAY )
ENTRY FORM : NAME: __________________________________
TEL: _________________
D.O.B./ I.C.NO __________________________ SCHOOL : ___________________