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The Story of Dr. David Ward

page 4

David shares about his family

Christmas traditions, his new role

as superintendent of John Knox, and

his senior administrative team.

Rooftop Rejoicing!

page 8

Students are enjoying the new

rooftop by playing basketball &

badminton games and sitting to

admire the beautiful views.

Encounter Days

page 10

JKCS Photo Gallery

page 12

Student Clubs at the

Secondary Campus

page 14

Among the 20 clubs at our

Secondary Campus, we highlight the

stories of Bricks of Encouragement,

KnoxVine, and The Acacia Project.

Repairing Bikes to Help

New Families in Canada

page 16

The Grade 6 Band Practices

in a Church Sanctuary

page 17

The Fitness Challenge for

Refugee Families

page 18

Students from each homeroom class

participated in 6 different physical

challenges to raise awareness and funds

for refugee families.

John Knox Hawks Update

page 20

Alumni Interview:

University in a Pandemic

page 22

Kristine Bernardino shares about

the university experience during a

pandemic, reflections on high school

at John Knox, and keeping in touch

with teachers.

Knox News is a publication of

John Knox Christian School

8260 13th Avenue,

Burnaby, BC

V3N 2G5

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Knox News is produced by:

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Editorial team: Gloria Redaon, Tim Chan,

and Olive Chan

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Pictured on the Cover: Student playing

badminton on the new secondary rooftop.

Back Cover Photo: Students playing

volleyball on the new secondary rooftop.

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