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PBS Premiere: Oct. 7, 2013Check local listings »

Synopsis

Brooklyn public school I.S. 318, serving mostly minority students from working-class families, has won more than 30 national chess championships, the country’s best record.

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Watch Video for Brooklyn Castle
Katie Dellamaggiore
Filmmaker Interviews
Step Auditions
Additional Video
The Chess Program
Additional Video
Funding Dilemmas
Classroom Clips
Honoring the Graduates
Classroom Clips
High Stakes Tests
Classroom Clips
At a Tournament
Classroom Clips
Popular Geeks
Classroom Clips
Benefits of Chess
Classroom Clips