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    Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007904 Knox Gifted AcademyChandler CARE Center Donations - (2019-2020)  Our Knox Gifted Academy community came together and was able to collect and donate 1,550 items to Chandler CARE Center to help families celebrate Thanksgiving and beyond. Since the goal was reached, every student will get a lollipop! Thank you to everyone who donated.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007874 Knox Gifted Academy - (2019-2020)  Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy third grader Puranjay Madupu who took 1st place in the Math League Competition and pushed Knox into 4th place.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007811 Knox Gifted AcademyVeterans Day Celebration - (2019-2020)  What an amazing Veterans Day celebration! It is always such a heartfelt morning that brings tears to all of our eyes as students read original poems and narratives, patriotic songs are sung by all, and Chandler High color guard presents the flag. Each veteran was greeted with a medal of value created by fifth grade students that they were able to wear for the celebration.  
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007772 Knox Gifted Academy - (2019-2020)  Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy teacher, Kristy Braaksma, who was one of five CUSD teachers surprised Thursday, October 31 with a 2019 Fiesta Bowl Wishes for Teachers grant.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007713 Knox Gifted AcademyStudent Plays - (2019-2020)  Knox Gifted Academy fifth graders did an amazing job last week with their student written plays. Thank you to Kristin Moran and our performing arts program for making their ideas and stories come to life!  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007671 Knox Gifted AcademyCardboard Challenge - (2019-2020)  Inspired by the book Walker in Time by Helen Hughes Vick, KGA fourth graders crafted beautiful pieces for the cardboard challenge that are now on display at the Eddie Basha Collection through the end of October. The Eddie Basha Collection website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007672 Knox Gifted AcademyCardboard Challenge - (2019-2020)  We are so honored and grateful to the Chandler Museum for giving our sixth grader's cardboard challenge creations a place in their WWII exhibit! Chandler Museum website 
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007667 Knox Gifted Academy - (2019-2020)  Our second grade made and sold crafts, raising $1,138.00 to donate to the Follow Your Heart Animal Rescue group.  
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007575 Knox Gifted AcademyStudent Council Elections - (2019-2020)  What an amazing year of student council elections! We couldn't be more proud of this group and the bravery they showed by putting themselves out there. We are so impressed with their speeches and personal displays. Here are just a few of the things they had to say: "Everyone should be given an opportunity to speak up and advocate for themselves." "I am driven by a passion to give people opportunities." "I will roll up my sleeves and work for you." and "The magic of our school ripples across campus because we are allowed to flourish."  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007535 Knox Gifted AcademyGrandparents Day - (2019-2020)  Celebrating Grandparent's Day at Knox is always an amazing opportunity to celebrate and connect with our community as well as offer leadership roles to our upper elementary students to greet them and direct them to their right locations.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007536 Knox Gifted AcademyCardboard Challenge - (2019-2020)  Fifth grade worked on their craft while using appropriate tools strategically and attending to precision in order to create a 10 cm perfect cube out of cardboard with a lid that is able to open. This was a challenging task in preparation for our schoolwide Cardboard Challenge at the end of the quarter.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007499 Knox Gifted Academy - (2019-2020)  KGA students Sanchit and Vedant Dhingra made an inspiring video to encourage donations to the Chandler Education Foundation Cash for Classrooms campaign on their own at home. We are so impressed with their collaboration and creativity while creating something to help others and pay it forward.
     
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007455 Knox Gifted AcademyPhotography Club - (2019-2020)  Clubs are one way we meet the needs and interests of our students as well as a great way to build community on campus. Photography club is up and running and off to a great start using Polaroid technology to explore photography guidelines.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007377 Knox Gifted Academy - (2019-2020)  Knox Gifted Academy third grader Daniel Yan is competing in the World Youth Chess Championship. The 2019 World Youth Chess Championship is the world's top-level youth chess event. The main competition venue is located in Weifang International Leisure Sports Town (Shandong, China).  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007435 Knox Gifted Academy1st place chess team - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy chess students who won 1st place (K-3) in the 2019 Govenor's Cup.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A007267 Knox Gifted AcademyMaker Faire - (2018-2019)  Knox Gifted Academy held its annual Maker Faire on Friday, May 17. Students in grades kindergarten through sixth shared their design process and innovative ideas from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., with lunch on the lawn with their families. There were 200 indoor and outdoor booths, showcasing students' talents.  
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A006714 Knox Gifted AcademyVishal Dutt and Aadhya Kondapuram - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to 2nd grader Vishal Dutt and 4th grader Aadhya Kondapuram who both won a spot in the Arizona online safety calendar contest. Arizona Department of Administration - Technology website: 2019-2020 Kids Safe Online Cybersecurity Calendar Contest Winners 
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A006671 Knox Gifted Academy - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to the winner in the City of Chandler's Creative Expression Competition from Knox Gifted Academy. Visual Art winner (K-4 Category): Harinee V. Adivarahan, 1st place. Contest winners will be presented with an award and a cash prize for the school at a future city council meeting. City of Chandler Creative Expression Competition website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A006253 Knox Gifted AcademyAdam Teets - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to Adam Teets, fifth grader from Knox Gifted Academy, who was the runner-up in the CUSD spelling bee.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A006260 Knox Gifted AcademyHow To Make a Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich: 15 Steps to accomplishing just about anything in business and life - (2018-2019)  During the first few weeks back from winter break, in conjunction with the book, How To Make a Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich: 15 Steps to accomplishing just about anything in business and life, students at CTA Goodman, CTA Liberty, and Knox Gifted Academy wrote down the steps to making a peanut butter and jelly sandwich. They then walked through the steps and realized some were missing when they tried to follow them. They talked about New Year's resolutions, school related goals, and the importance of knowing and following all of the steps to achieve them.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A006234 Knox Gifted AcademyRebecca Coplan - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to Knox Gifted Academy teacher Rebecca Coplan who recently earned her National Board recertification, the most respected professional certification available in K-12 education. The process was rigorous, but worthwhile. National Board Certification was designed to develop, retain and recognize accomplished teachers and to generate ongoing improvement in schools nationwide. Created by teachers, for teachers, the National Board Standards represent a consensus among educators about what accomplished teachers should know and be able to do. National Board for Professional Teaching Standards website 
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A006037 Knox Gifted AcademyBest of Phoenix 1st Place K-3 Chess Team - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to Myles Maki, Daniel Yan, Tristan Jia, Joshua Jim, Venkat Yerneni, Kasyap Avancha, Nicholas Karpcarahaly and Dylan Bagley, members of the Best of Phoenix 1st Place K-3 Chess Team!  
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A005970 Knox Gifted AcademyKnox Gifted Academy visit to Washington, D.C. - (2018-2019)  Staff from Knox Gifted Academy traveled to Washington D.C. during the week of November 5 to be recognized as a National U.S. Blue Ribbon School. Pictured: Allison Davis, Jennifer Nusbaum, Michael Buist, Deepa Iyer, and Principal Lynn Weed.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A005854 Knox Gifted AcademyKnox National Blue Ribbon Award Winner - (2018-2019)  Knox Gifted Academy was one of 349 schools nationwide (one of only 5 schools in Arizona) to be recognized as a 2018 National Blue Ribbon School. A group from the school will travel to Washington, D.C. in November to be honored at the Capitol. National Blue Ribbon Schools Program Awards website 
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A005807 Knox Gifted AcademyReegan Ankenbauer, Jacob Tobias, and Ari Guzek - (2018-2019)  Congratulations to Reegan Ankenbauer, Jacob Tobias, and Ari Guzek, Week Without Violence Peace Poster Poetry Contest winners.  
    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A005626 Knox Gifted Academy5th Grader, Mikey Cozza - (2017-2018)  Knox 5th grader Mikey Cozza was named one of twelve Creative Crew members who will get an inside look at the Legoland Discovery Center. Santan Sun News Article, May 19, 2018: Knox Student Builds his Way to Legoland 
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    Email this item to a friend Open just this item  Divider and spacer Visit Knox Gifted Academy Website Report a Problem with Item A005628 Knox Gifted AcademyBaobao Xia, Joshua Jim, William Shan and Daniel Yan - (2017-2018)  Knox Gifted Academy excelled at the 2018 Governor's Cup chess tournament, winning 1st place in K-3 Team and the following individual awards: 1st place Baobao Xia (3rd grade), 2nd place Joshua Jim (2nd grade), 3rd place William Shan (2nd grade), 4th place Daniel Yan (1st grade). Congratulations! American Scholastic Chess Federation Results 
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