Interschool Chess

The school enters teams in the SA Junior Chess League. Chess is held during terms 2 and 3 and is played after school on Friday afternoons at venues including Prince Alfred College and St Ignatius College Junior School.

Games are played between 4pm and 5.00pm on a fortnightly basis. There are usually 7 rounds. Players are expected to commit to the full season to honour their commitment to their team. There are NO REFUNDS for players who drop out during the season.

Further information can be found on the website, click here to visit the SA Junior Chess League website.

School uniform is to be worn.

Other outside school hours chess competitions including Rookies Tournaments, Interschool Chess Championships, City of Adelaide Junior Championships and State underage Championships are available to be entered.

Details of these events will be found on Skoolbag or emailed to school players.

ICAS Competitions

Students from Year 5 to Year 7 are able to participate in a range of competitions, providing the opportunity for students to gain a measure of their own achievements in an external assessment situation. All students receive a certificate and details about their individual results.  Linden Park offers online ICAS Science, English and Mathematics.

ALL ICAS registrations are now CLOSED for 2021.  We are not able to submit any late entries.

Sitting dates:

ICAS English (Years 5-7, online)
Year 7 – Monday 16th August 
Year 6 – Tuesday 17th August 
Year 5 – Wednesday 18th August

ICAS Science (Years 5-7, online)
Year 7 – Monday 23rd August 
Year 6 – Tuesday 24th August 
Year 5 – Wednesday 25th August

ICAS Maths (Years 5-7, online)
Year 7 – Monday 30th August 
Year 6 – Tuesday 31st August 
Year 5 – Wednesday 1st September

For more information about ICAS please  click here to visit the UNSW Global website.

Australian Mathematics Competition

The Australian Mathematics Trust conducts the Australian Mathematics Competition online for students in Years 4 to 7.

Sitting dates:

  • Year 6 and 7 – Wednesday 4th August 2021
  • Year 4 and 5 – Thursday 5th August 2021

Australian Maths Competition registrations are now CLOSED for 2021.  We are not able to submit any late entries.

For more information about the Australian Mathematics competition please click here to visit the Australian Mathematics Trust website.