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ADVISORY AGENDA October 29, 2014

October 29, 2014

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                                     ”   Clothes make a statement. Costumes tell a story.” ~Mason Cooley

 

                                                                                                      Day 4 / Follow day 1 schedule Science Drops

                                                                       
                                                                           
                                            
                                               Birthdays:  Megan Rose

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               18 points          0 points             0 points             o  points

Cougar News

 

Core Value

 

Danielle Phillips and Alex Holloway demonstrated amazing KINDNESS when they paid for a faculty member’s coffee at Starbucks. You ladies Rock!

 Shout out to Mr. Jim McCauliff for speaking to our freshmen about addictions.

Thank you Mrs. Huffman for bringing your dad to Cannon to speak about alcoholism.

Thank you Mrs. Huffman for bringing your dad to Cannon to speak about addiction.

 

 Proclamations:

 

SENIORS and JUNIORS: A representative from Herff Jones will be on campus one last time today to take senior related orders (i.e. cap and gown, announcements, etc.), as well as class ring orders from juniors. Orders will be taken during lunch block in the Private Dining Room. Contact Mr. Segura if you have any questions.

there  will be a softball meeting in the private dinning hall on Wednesday of this week. Please come .

Welcome back Mrs. Morton!! We missed you.

Welcome back Mrs. Morton!! We missed you.

  Cannon’s Football game is Friday October 31st. Come support the team and the cheerleaders who will celebrate senior night. Wear Halloween Colors! 

“FCA is going to the Operation Christmas Child packaging center on Friday, December 19 from 10-4. If you are interested email Taylor Stevanovski at tstevanovski@cannonschool.org as soon as you can as only 15 spots are available.”

 

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please register on Family Connections to visit with college representatives from the following colleges:

Studying in the parking lot... a new trend?

Studying in the parking lot… a new trend?

 

October 29th:

Clemson University

November 3rd:

Scripps College

Virginia Tech

 

Mr. Hurtado hangin' in the senior lounge!

Mr. Hurtado hangin’ in the senior lounge!

On October 30 from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm, House Impetus will be hosting its second annual carwash in the parking lot near the baseball field. This service project will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that provides direct services to meet the needs of injured service memebers. Please come support our veterans by getting your car washed for a donation of $5!

 

For any questions about the event, email jcopio@cannonschool.org; for more details about the Wounded Warrior Project, please visithttp://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

 

 

 

 

Evil Ben?

Evil Ben?

On Saturday, November 1, Classroom Central will be hosting a Fall Field Day at Memorial Stadium. There will be food, live music, and fun field day events. All proceeds from this day will supply children living in poverty with school supplies. Volunteers are needed to help run the events! To sign up to volunteer, please contact amy@classroomcentral.org or

savva@cannonschool.org 

 

Hallways turn lounge and classroom.

Hallways turn lounge and classroom.

oct 296Get excited for House Games this Thursday Oct 30!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

 

 

After school events

Support our color run!

Support our color run!

Senior George works diligently in the lounge.

Senior  works diligently in the lounge.

Upper School Faculty meeting

ADVISORY AGENDA October 28, 2014

October 28, 2014

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                                     ”   When witches go riding, and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers, ’tis near Halloween._

                                                         unknown

 

                                                                                                      Day 3 Social Studies Drops

                                                                       
                                                                           
                                            
                                               Birthdays:  none today

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               18 points          0 points             0 points             o  points

Cougar News

 

Core Value

Way to go boys!

Way to go boys!

 Shout out to the boys soccer teams for a great season. Very proud of your hard work.

Senior soccer boys!

Senior soccer boys!

 

 Proclamations:

 

there  will be a softball meeting in the private dinning hall on Wednesday of this week. Please come .

 

Math Club  is hosting a competition on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 during lunch in Mr. Scurlock’s room. Come for a chance to win a  Starbucks gift card.

 

  Cannon’s Football game is Friday October 31st. Come support the team and the cheerleaders who will celebrate senior night. Wear Halloween Colors! 

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please register on Family Connections to visit with college representatives from the following colleges:

 

Cougar growl for core values! Go Jenny.

Cougar growl for core values! Go Jenny.

 

October 28th:

Campbell University

Wittenberg University

October 29th:

Clemson University

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

November 3rd:

Scripps College

Virginia Tech

 

On October 30 from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm, House Impetus will be hosting its second annual carwash in the parking lot near the baseball field. This service project will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that provides direct services to meet the needs of injured service memebers. Please come support our veterans by getting your car washed for a donation of $5!

 

For any questions about the event, email jcopio@cannonschool.org; for more details about the Wounded Warrior Project, please visithttp://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

Cougar growl for Claire!

Cougar growl for Claire!

 

National Mix It Up at Lunch Day is Tuesday, October 28th!! 

Tuesday is national Mix It Up at Lunch Day and the Justice League is sponsoring an event that will hopefully bring awareness to our community to be more inclusive while having a fun day to meet new people!! 

“A national campaign launched by Teaching Tolerance over a decade ago, Mix It Up at Lunch Day encourages students to identify, question and cross social boundaries.” Teaching Tolerance is a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center and we are delighted to partner with them again this year!! 

Winterm sign ups have begun!

Winterm sign ups have begun!

Here is what you can expect:

 1.In advisory on Tuesday, you will receive a sticker. Please wear the sticker on the front of your shirt to the top left to make it easier for everyone to see.

 2.Throughout the day, please actively look for students with the same stickers and introduce yourself if you do not already know one another. Further (and most importantly), we hope that you will embrace the day and find new people to eat lunch with in your sticker group. The goal is to make new friends!

 3.You can nominate students throughout the day that “go beyond” and truly embrace the spirit of the day. To nominate a student, simply email their names to Mr. K or Ms. Eury. Please include why/how you believe they embraced the day!

4.Have fun, break down social barriers and please keep it going throughout the day!

Kate and Mrs, Stavrakis discuss collection of cans for hunger drive.

Kate and Mrs, Stavrakis discuss collection of cans for hunger drive.

 

 

 

On Saturday, November 1, Classroom Central will be hosting a Fall Field Day at Memorial Stadium. There will be food, live music, and fun field day events. All proceeds from this day will supply children living in poverty with school supplies. Volunteers are needed to help run the events! To sign up to volunteer, please contact amy@classroomcentral.org or

savva@cannonschool.org 

 

Things are getting scary around here!

Things are getting scary around here!

Get excited for House Games this Thursday Oct 30!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

 

 

After school events

Support our color run!

Support our color run!

 

none today

ADVISORY AGENDA October 27, 2014

October 27, 2014

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                                     ”  Be  bold enough to use your voice, brave enough to listen to your heart, and strong enough to live the life you have always imagined.”- unknown

                                                                                                      Day 2 Math Drops

                                                                       
                                                                           
                                            
                                               Birthdays:  none today

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               18 points          0 points            0 points            0 points

Cougar News

 

Core Value

 

Alex Rose demonstrated PASSION when he made a presentation on the Indian Maurya dynasty.  Way to go, Alex!

Audrey Dobbs demonstrated COURAGE when she made a presentation in class.

Claire Christman demonstrated INTEGRITY when she turned in some cash she found in the hallway.  Way to go, Claire!

 

 Proclamations:

 

Math Club  is hosting a competition on Tuesday, October 28, 2014 during lunch in Mr. Scurlock’s room. Come for a chance to win a  Starbucks gift card.

 

Mandatory meeting for anyone interested in Girls Soccer in the spring on Monday during lunch in Foundation Hall!

congratulations !

congratulations !

Any questions email Kendall Thomas, kthomas@cannonschool.org.

Boys and girls acapella groups start the morning off with a song.

Boys and girls acapella groups start the morning off with a song.

 

  Cannon’s Football game is Friday October 31st. Come support the team and the cheerleaders who will celebrate senior night. Wear Halloween Colors! 

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please register on Family Connections to visit with college representatives from the following colleges:

 

 

October 27th:

group work works!

group work works!

Elon University

October 28th:

Campbell University

Wittenberg University

October 29th:

Clemson University

Happy Halloween

Happy Halloween

November 3rd:

Scripps College

Virginia Tech

 

On October 30 from 12:30 pm to 4:00 pm, House Impetus will be hosting its second annual carwash in the parking lot near the baseball field. This service project will benefit the Wounded Warrior Project, an organization that provides direct services to meet the needs of injured service memebers. Please come support our veterans by getting your car washed for a donation of $5!

 

For any questions about the event, email jcopio@cannonschool.org; for more details about the Wounded Warrior Project, please visithttp://www.woundedwarriorproject.org/

 

National Mix It Up at Lunch Day is Tuesday, October 28th!! 

Tuesday is national Mix It Up at Lunch Day and the Justice League is sponsoring an event that will hopefully bring awareness to our community to be more inclusive while having a fun day to meet new people!! 

“A national campaign launched by Teaching Tolerance over a decade ago, Mix It Up at Lunch Day encourages students to identify, question and cross social boundaries.” Teaching Tolerance is a project of the Southern Poverty Law Center and we are delighted to partner with them again this year!! 

Here is what you can expect:

 1.In advisory on Tuesday, you will receive a sticker. Please wear the sticker on the front of your shirt to the top left to make it easier for everyone to see.

 2.Throughout the day, please actively look for students with the same stickers and introduce yourself if you do not already know one another. Further (and most importantly), we hope that you will embrace the day and find new people to eat lunch with in your sticker group. The goal is to make new friends!

 3.You can nominate students throughout the day that “go beyond” and truly embrace the spirit of the day. To nominate a student, simply email their names to Mr. K or Ms. Eury. Please include why/how you believe they embraced the day!

4.Have fun, break down social barriers and please keep it going throughout the day!

 

 

 

On Saturday, November 1, Classroom Central will be hosting a Fall Field Day at Memorial Stadium. There will be food, live music, and fun field day events. All proceeds from this day will supply children living in poverty with school supplies. Volunteers are needed to help run the events! To sign up to volunteer, please contact amy@classroomcentral.org or

Davis brings in Joshua Morton!

Davis brings in Joshua Morton!

Anthony escorts Addison Morton.

Anthony escorts Addison Morton.

savva@cannonschool.org 

 

Get excited for House Games this Thursday Oct 30!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

 

Girls Soccer Information Meeting
11:15 AM to 12:00 PM
Location: Foundation Hall

 

 

 

 

Faculty embrace and enjoy the new Cannon family members.

Faculty embrace and enjoy the new Cannon family members.

After school events

 

none today

ADVISORY AGENDA October 23, 2014

October 23, 2014

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                                     ”  To  live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong. “- Joseph Pearce

                                                                                                      Day 1 English Drops

                                                                       
                                                                           
                                            
                                               Birthdays:  10/24 Brandon Greer, Logan Toliver  10/25 Nikita Samant 10/26 Jordan Jackson

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               637 points          395 points            474points            469points

Cougar News

 

Core Value

 

 

James Sirois showed KINDNESS when he helped students to change their computer passwords.

Upper school "Shelfie of the week"

Upper school “Shelfie of the week”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Proclamations:

 

Girls soccer workout Friday 5-6pm on the front field for anyone interested in playing girls soccer! No experience needed, just come out and have fun! Bring your friends! 

Mandatory meeting for anyone interested in Girls Soccer in the spring on Monday during lunch in Foundation Hall! 

Any questions email Kendall Thomas, kthomas@cannonschool.org.

 

There will be a food truck coming to campus this Thursday!! The food truck is called Vito’s Pizza. You will have the choice of these 3 toppings: cheese, pepperoni, or meat lovers.  

You can get 2 slices & a drink (Pepsi products) for just $9!!! 

 There will be student council members helping to reduce the size of the line. 

 

Wonderful way to remember a wonderful girl.

Wonderful way to remember a wonderful girl.

Come out Friday to support Cannon soccer team as they play in the final four!

The varsity soccer team will play Charlotte Country Day School on Friday, October 24 at 7:00 pm at Cannon School in the semi-finals of the NCISAA Soccer Tournament. 

Freshmen smiles abound.

Freshmen smiles abound.

 

On Saturday, November 1, Classroom Central will be hosting a Fall Field Day at Memorial Stadium. There will be food, live music, and fun field day events. All proceeds from this day will supply children living in poverty with school supplies. Volunteers are needed to help run the events! To sign up to volunteer, please contact amy@classroomcentral.org or savva@cannonschool.org 

Beautiful Capstone in memory of Ashley.

Beautiful Capstone in memory of Ashley.

 

 

 

 

Delivering all the ordered bracelets,

Delivering all the ordered bracelets,

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives from the following schools:

Oct 23: Sewanee: The University of the South, Eckerd College, Hampden- Sydney College, Oglethorpe University, The George Washington University

 

 

 

After school events

none today.

no school tomorrow.

 

 

NCISAA Girls Golf Champions – Fourth Year in a Row!

October 22, 2014

2014_golfchampions

Cannon School’s Lady Cougar Varsity Golf Team set a new tournament record to win the NCISAA State Championship for the fourth straight year! Thirteen schools played at Longleaf Golf Course, Southern Pines, NC on Tuesday.

We are very proud of Carter Jones ’18, Peyton Kelly ’18, Annie Collom ’15, Anna Redding ’15, Taylor Marks ’15, Sophie Jenike ’18 (pictured above, left to right), and Coach Pat Whisenant and their commitment, preparation, and dedication to Cannon golf!

Anna Redding was medalist (#1 in the state) with scores of 70 and 69. Annie Collom was also honored with all-state honors.
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