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ADVISORY AGENDA May 21,2015

May 21, 2015

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What a joy it has been to create a diary of the year for all of you through this blog. Thank you for subscribing and for all of your support. May your summer be filled with joy and laughter. Best wishes for the well deserved break. Good luck on exams. – Mrs. Ramsey

 

 

 

                                                                                                Day  4  schedule No drop

                                                                          Student Life: Advisory Parties

                                                                                

         Birthday:Liz Edwards and Nick Whitley

House Standings

Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
 Second place tie  Third place          Gossage cup winner        Second place tie

 

 

 

Cougar News

Core value

Class of 2019

Class of 2019

Thank you to all of our fabulous teachers and staff for a wonderful year. Your hard work is noticed and your love felt.

So proud of our class award winners.

So proud of our class award winners.

 

 

A HUGE thank you to the following students for helping to set up chairs on the lawn for Graduation:Sarah Dockery, Carrie Schauder, James Sirois, Katie McClanahan, Mimi Cheung, Brooke Wurzburger,Emma Montgomery,Jena Metwali,Andrew VanWingerden,Davis Nelson,Kevin King, Jake Diehl, Parker Cain, Ben Wyatt, Will Chaiken, and Andrew Newman!!!!

 

Proclamations

We have many openings for energetic, fun, enthusiastic and responsible volunteers to work at Wings of Eagles summer camp Ranch .

Beautiful ladies.

Beautiful ladies.

We have 4 different camps that offer a week of fun activities, including horseback riding, high and low ropes, art, music and outdoor adventures for special need kids. It will take approximately 300 volunteers

​throughout the summer ​to make ou​r​ camps a success! Once you come to the ranch, you will see why so many volunteers fall in love with it and with the kids!

Four square isn't just for little kids.

Four square isn’t just for little kids.

We require all volunteers to attend a mandatory training on May 29th – 4:00-8:00pm      OR         May 30th – 8:00 am –noon. Make your summer count! Help change a life and make a difference in the life of a child. You may find it is your life that gets changed! Your volunteer time can count for community service hours too! ​You can get an application on line at our website. (or just show up to a training)​​ See you on the 29th or 30th!

Students are so excited about math, they are looking in through the windows!

Students are so excited about math, they are looking in through the windows!

Thank you!​

 

 

 

 

Congratulations to our award recipients.

Congratulations to our award recipients.

For the past three years, Cannon has participated in the National Association of

Sweet friends.

Sweet friends.

Independent Schools’ Student Diversity Leadership Conference. The 2015 conference will be held December 3rd-5th in Tampa, Florida. There are six open slots for students. If you are interested in attending, please email Ms. Harley at sharley@cannonschool.org by May 22nd. All current Upper School students are encouraged to apply, including past

These boys are ready for summer!

These boys are ready for summer!

5225attendees.

 

The Middle School and Upper School Dancers have submitted a video for National Dance Week and we need your votes! Please visit http://www.nationaldanceweek.org/dance-mob/videos/  and vote for both  the upper school and middle school videos. Voting begins on Monday, May 11th.  There are schools and dance studios from all over that submitted videos and it would be awesome if Cannon School received the most votes. We are asking

What a class!

What a class!

for the support of the entire community to put the Cannon School Dance Department at the top of the leader board! Voting ends on May 23rd.

 

 

Did You Know?

 

* Last day of classes

Glad our parents could join us for the awards ceremony

Glad our parents could join us for the awards ceremony

* Graduation is Friday

 

 

 


 

 

 

 

ADVISORY AGENDA May 20,2015

May 20, 2015

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”  You have brains in your head, you have feet in your shoes, you can steer yourself in any direction you choose.”-  Dr. Seuss

 

 

 

                                                                                                Day  4 schedule No drop

                                                                          Student Life: upper school awards in cpac

                                                                                

         Birthday:Liz Edwards and Nick Whitley

House Standings

Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
 Second place tie  Third place          Gossage cup winner        Second place tie

 

 

 

Cougar News

Core value

Students work together to gather a first aid kit in a simulation project about The Road.

Students work together to gather a first aid kit in a simulation project about The Road.

Jack Gularson showed KINDNESS when he held the door for a teacher. Thank you.

 

Proclamations

We have many openings for energetic, fun, enthusiastic and responsible volunteers to work at Wings of Eagles summer camp Ranch . We have 4 different camps that offer a week of fun activities, including horseback riding, high and low ropes, art, music and outdoor adventures for special need kids. It will take approximately 300 volunteers

​throughout the summer ​to make ou​r​ camps a success! Once you come to the ranch, you will see why so many volunteers fall in love with it and with the kids!

We require all volunteers to attend a mandatory training on May 29th – 4:00-8:00pm      OR         May 30th – 8:00 am –noon. Make your summer count! Help change a life and make a difference in the life of a child. You may find it is your life that gets changed! Your volunteer time can count for community service hours too! ​You can get an application on line at our website. (or just show up to a training)​​ See you on the 29th or 30th! Thank you!​

Independent reading project on the track.

Independent reading project on the track.

 

 

There will be a meeting of all students interested in playing varsity football next fall on Wednesday, May 20 at 11:15 am in the cafeteria.  Please meet Coach Hoover on Wednesday, May 20 at lunchtime to learn information for the summer and upcoming fall.

 

For the past three years, Cannon has participated in the National Association of Independent Schools’ Student Diversity Leadership Conference. The 2015 conference will be held December 3rd-5th in Tampa, Florida. There are six open slots for students. If you are interested in attending, please email Ms. Harley at sharley@cannonschool.org by May 22nd. All current Upper School students are encouraged to apply, including past attendees.

 

Cute Caroline gone blueberry.

Cute Caroline gone blueberry.

The Middle School and Upper School Dancers have submitted a video for National Dance Week and we need your votes! Please visit http://www.nationaldanceweek.org/dance-mob/videos/  and vote for both  the upper school and middle school videos. Voting begins on Monday, May 11th.  There are schools and dance studios from all over that submitted videos and it would be awesome if Cannon School received the most votes. We are asking for the support of the entire community to put the Cannon School Dance Department at the top of the leader board! Voting ends on May 23rd.

 

As exams approach and the year comes to an end, please remember that your counselor Anne Hoffman is available to help you manage your end of the year stress. Mrs. Hoffman loves working with all of you and is a valuable resource for all students in their time of need.

 

Kitty City donation boxes  have been placed in the front office and  by the upstairs printer

State track meet.

State track meet.

. Please donate to a good cause.

 

 

Did You Know?

 

* 2 more days of classes

Acting out The Road

Acting out The Road

* Graduation is Friday

There is lots for us to know! If you have something that you would like to share with the Cannon Upper school community, please email the information to Sramsey@cannonschool.org. All information must be received by 3pm

to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!

 

 

 After school events:

 

 

 

ADVISORY AGENDA May 19,2015

May 19, 2015

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”  Define success on your own terms, achieve it by your own rules, and build a life you’re proud of.”- Anne Sweeney

 

 

 

                                                                                                Day  3 schedule  social studies  drop

                                                                           

                                                                                

         Birthday:none today

House Standings

Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
 Second place tie  Third place          Gossage cup winner        Second place tie

 

 

 

Cougar News

Core value

Chase Huseby showed TEAMWORK when he volunteered to “round up” students to return to advisory.

Hannah Stewart and Tiffany Knox showed PASSION for Cannon when they created two fabulous bulletin boards for our new student orientation. Thanks girls.

Proclamations

 

 

There will be a meeting of all students interested in playing varsity football next fall on Wednesday, May 20 at 11:15 am in the cafeteria.  Please meet Coach Hoover on Wednesday, May 20 at lunchtime to learn information for the summer and upcoming fall.

 

Check out the cool boards that Tiffany and Hannah created for our new parents.

Check out the cool boards that Tiffany and Hannah created for our new parents.

For the past three years, Cannon has participated in the National Association of Independent Schools’ Student Diversity Leadership Conference. The 2015 conference will be held December 3rd-5th in Tampa, Florida. There are six open slots for students. If you are interested in attending, please email Ms. Harley at sharley@cannonschool.org by May 22nd. All current Upper School students are encouraged to apply, including past attendees.

 

The Middle School and Upper School Dancers have submitted a video for National Dance Week and we need your votes! Please visit http://www.nationaldanceweek.org/dance-mob/videos/  and vote for both  the upper school and middle school videos. Voting begins on Monday, May 11th.  There are schools and dance studios from all over that submitted videos and it would be awesome if Cannon School received the most votes. We are asking for the support of the entire community to put the Cannon School Dance Department at the top of the leader board! Voting ends on May 23rd.5192

 

As exams approach and the year comes to an end, please remember that your counselor Anne Hoffman is available to help you manage your end of the year stress. Mrs. Hoffman loves working with all of you and is a valuable resource for all students in their time of need.

 

Kitty City donation boxes  have been placed in the front office and  by the upstairs printer

. Please donate to a good cause.

 

 

Did You Know?

520* Mrs. Zelaya is with the 8th graders in D.C

* 3 more days of classes

* Graduation is Friday

There is lots for us to know! If you have something that you would like to share with the Cannon Upper school community, please email the information to Sramsey@cannonschool.org. All information must be received by 3pm

to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!

 

 

 After school events:

 

 

 

ADVISORY AGENDA May 18,2015

May 18, 2015

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”  Life is like a coin. You can spend it any way you wish, but you only spend it once.”- Unknown

 

 

 

                                                                                                Day  2 schedule  math  drop

                                                                           

                                                                                

         Birthdays: none today

House Standings

Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
 Second place tie  Third place          Gossage cup winner        Second place tie

 

 

 

Cougar News

Core value

5181Jakob Diskin, Greyson Pomykata and Dalton Phillips showed KINDNESS when they stayed after English class to clean up from presentations that were given. Thank you.

 The Admission Office sends out a BIG THANK YOU  to all the Upper School Student Ambassadors who hosted and welcomed our new Upper School students Thursday night at the New Student Welcome BBQ.5182

Proclamations

 

For the past three years, Cannon has participated in the National Association of Independent Schools’ Student Diversity Leadership Conference. The 2015 conference will be held December 3rd-5th in Tampa, Florida. There are six open slots for students. If you are interested in attending, please email Ms. Harley at sharley@cannonschool.org by May 22nd. All current Upper School students are encouraged to apply, including past attendees.

 

Thank you Ms. Morrell for advising the yearbook.

Thank you Ms. Morrell for advising the yearbook.

The Middle School and Upper School Dancers have submitted a video for National Dance Week and we need your votes! Please visit http://www.nationaldanceweek.org/dance-mob/videos/  and vote for both  the upper school and middle school videos. Voting begins on Monday, May 11th.  There are schools and dance studios from all over that submitted videos and it would be awesome if Cannon School received the most votes. We are asking for the support of the entire community to put the Cannon School Dance Department at the top of the leader board! Voting ends on May 23rd.

 

 

 

The Cabarrus County Youth Commission is looking for two representatives from your school to help us bring awareness to Cabarrus

Great design on the yearbook.

Great design on the yearbook.

County Government and local issues.  The Council meets twice monthly during the school year, once on a group field trip and the other for a business meeting at the Cooperative Extension Office in Concord.  This group is a collaboration between the Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners and Cabarrus County 4-H promoting the importance of civic engagement and education as well as giving youth hands on experience within the working of local government.  If you have youth that you think would be interested in serving a two year term with us, please guide them to the following links:

 

Students act out part of a novel they read,

Students act out part of a novel they read,

Website for application and bylaws

 

https://www.cabarruscounty.us/government/departments/cooperative-extension/youth/youth-

council/Pages/default.aspx

As exams approach and the year comes to an end, please remember that your counselor Anne Hoffman is available to help you manage your end of the year stress. Mrs. Hoffman loves working with all of you and is a valuable resource for all students in their time of need.

 

 

If you have any questions or concerns please email Emalmstrom@cannons

Students met the president of Costa Rica,

Students met the president of Costa Rica,

chool.org

With Love,

Emily Malmstrom and Tori Campbell

www.alittlepieceofashley.com

 

Kitty City donation boxes  have been placed in the front office and  by the upstairs printer

. Please donate to a good cause.

 

 

Did You Know?

* Some of our students met the president of Costa Rica

* Graduation is Friday

There is lots for us to know! If you have something that you would like to share with the Cannon Upper school community, please email the information to Sramsey@cannonschool.org. All information must be received by 3pm

to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!

 

 

 After school events:

 

 

 

ADVISORY AGENDA May 15,2015

May 15, 2015

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” Only those who will risk going too far  can possibly find out how far one can go.”- TS Eliot

 

 

 

                                                                                                Day  1 schedule  arts  drop

                                                                           

                                                                                

         Birthdays: none today

House Standings

Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
 Second place tie  Third place          Gossage cup winner        Second place tie

 

 

 

Cougar News

Core value

 

Summer is so close!

Summer is so close!

 Fabulous Raft Debaters … Thank you for your hard work and dedication to your discipline. You were fabulous in the debate on Wednesday. We want to build a raft for all of you to fit on!

 

Proclamations

 

 

For the past three years, Cannon has participated in the National Association of Independent Schools’ Student Diversity Leadership Conference. The 2015 conference will be held December 3rd-5th in Tampa, Florida. There are six open slots for students. If you are interested in attending, please email Ms. Harley at sharley@cannonschool.org by May 22nd. All current Upper School students are encouraged to apply, including past attendees.

 

Mr. Coggins won the oar!

Mr. Coggins won the oar!

 

The US library annex will be closed for senior exams on the following dates/times

Friday,  May 15 12:30 pm to 2:30 pm

Attention Sophomores: Please remember that the last day to turn in your Boston form is Friday, May 15th. You may turn it in to Ms. Eury or your history teacher.

511The Middle School and Upper School Dancers have submitted a video for National Dance Week and we need your votes! Please visit http://www.nationaldanceweek.org/dance-mob/videos/  and vote for both  the upper school and middle school videos. Voting begins on Monday, May 11th.  There are schools and dance studios from all over that submitted videos and it would be awesome if Cannon School received the most votes. We are asking for the support of the entire community to put the Cannon School Dance Department at the top of the leader board! Voting ends on May 23rd.

 

 

 

The Cabarrus County Youth Commission is looking for two representatives from your school to help us bring awareness to Cabarrus

County Government and local issues.  The Council meets twice monthly during the school year, once on a group field trip and the other for a business meeting at the Cooperative Extension Office in Concord.  This group is a collaboration between the Cabarrus County Board of Commissioners and Cabarrus County 4-H promoting the importance of civic engagement and education as well as giving youth hands on experience within the working of local government.  If you have youth that you think would be interested in serving a two year term with us, please guide them to the following links:

Great speech.

Great speech.

 

Website for application and bylaws

 

https://www.cabarruscounty.us/government/departments/cooperative-extension/youth/youth-

council/Pages/default.aspx

As exams approach and the year comes to an end, please remember that your counselor Anne Hoffman is available to help you manage your end of the year stress. Mrs. Hoffman loves working with all of you and is a valuable resource for all students in their time of need.

 

Please join us in remembrance of Ashley Rebecca Ervin on Sunday, May 17th, at two o’clock, at Cannon School. We will be dedicating the fountain in honor of Ashley. Ms. Jill Dahan will be making appetizers for all to eat. Please RSVP at www.alittlepieceofashley.rsvpify.com! We hope to see you all there! :)

Fabulous fountain in honor of Ashley.

Fabulous fountain in honor of Ashley.

If you have any questions or concerns please email Emalmstrom@cannonschool.org

With Love,

Emily Malmstrom and Tori Campbell

www.alittlepieceofashley.com

 

Kitty City donation boxes  have been placed in the front office and  by the upstairs printer

. Please donate to a good cause.

 

 

Did You Know?

Fabulous debate

Fabulous debate

* May 10-16 is National Food Allergy Awareness week.  On Tuesday May 11th Niagara Falls will be colored teal (food allergy awareness color).

* Cannon will host the state Track Meet this Friday.

* The math department won the first Cannon Raft Debate.

Mr. Rogers was cool through the debate.

Mr. Rogers was cool through the debate.

There is lots for us to know! If you have something that you would like to share with the Cannon Upper school community, please email the information to Sramsey@cannonschool.org. All information must be received by 3pm

to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!

 

 

 After school events:

 

 

none today

JV/ Varsity Soccer party this Friday at Dorton Park

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