” You must master a new way to think before you can master a new way to be.”- Marianne Williamson
Follow day 5 schedule No drops
Student Life: 10:20-11:15
Freshmen: report to Taylor hall for Student Council Elections
Sophomores and Juniors:- Advisory activities in Advisory
Seniors: Class Ring information in Foundation Hall
Sara Dockery demonstrated TEAMWORK when she gave a classmate some paper so he could finish a test.
Clay Maguire demonstrated RESPECT when he applauded a classmate who had done well on a test.
Mark Regnery and Danny Brenner demonstrated TEAMWORK, RESPECT, and KINDNESS when they saw that Dean Booker spilled his morning coffee. Knowing how much he needs it, they conspired behind the scenes to get more and brought it quickly before he had a meltdown. Gentlemen, you are true COUGARS!!!
Cannon Christian Community club will be meeting today during student choice in Mrs. Ramsey’s classroom. Come one, come all.
A day of grassroots action to advocate for universal decent housing.
The United Nations General Assembly has declared the first Monday in October to be World Habitat Day. This is a time to recognize the basic need for adequate shelter in a world where it is lacking for so many.
Join Habitat for Humanity on World Habitat Day
We invite you to to join us in drawing attention to the continuing need for affordable housing and inspiring action to address the need. Join Cannon School’s Habitat for Humanity Club today by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com!
The construction for the new Performing Arts Center is coming along nicely. The foundational beams have been delivered and will soon be erected. Before that, we would like all students, faculty and staff to have an opportunity to sign one beam.
- The beam will be located in front of the Lower School near the playground.
- Sharpies (all colors accepted) will be used for the signatures. We will have a few bags of them out there.
· The beam will be marked and sectioned off per grade and then class. Students should only sign their name, and should be supervised . Please note when us students, staff and faculty are scheduled to sign the beam.
- Friday, October 4 beginning 1:05 p.m. (Homecoming Gameafternoon/evening), and Monday, October 7 from 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.
Student Technology Survey
Please take a few minutes to complete the Cannon US Educational Technology Survey you received via email from Mr. Ruddy. Your thoughts and ideas are needed to make a vision that includes our most important stakeholders, our students! The link below will take you to the survey if you are unable to locate it in your email. Thank you for taking the time to provide your input on the current state and future of Cannon US technology program.
Just a reminder that Varsity Softball is conducting Fall workouts on
Wednesdays and Thursdays through the month of October. Times are 3:30 – 5:00. Anyone interested in playing Varsity Softball this spring is encouraged to attend.
! House Impetus will be hosting a car wash fundraiser was on October 31st after House Games. The Car Wash will run from 12:30-3 or 4pm. Please complete this survey so that we can gather information about how much you would be willing to pay and how you would be willing to participate. 🙂 Click on the link below; it’s only two
“How do I make money & do what I want?” If you’ve ever wondered this or thought about having your own business, join us for a Career Lunch & Learn with Doug Gray Tuesday, October 8th in the Upper School Library Annex. Doug Gray is an ICF-certified coach, speaker, leadership trainer, author and adjunct faculty member at several colleges including NC State University. See Ms. Hoffman with questions.
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives coming to campus the week of October 7th:10/7: University of Alabama at Birmingham10/8: Elon University
10/9 University of Tennessee, Knoxville 10/10: Hampden-Sydney College
Juniors, Seniors: The Princeton Review SAT Prep course can help students determine strengths and weaknesses, develop a study plan, and gauge progress. Offered two times during the school year (Fall and Winter), both courses are open for registration at
www.cannonschool.org/satprep. Space is limited, so please register early.
Seniors: College Counseling is holding walk-in hours on Tuesday, October 8th during your drop period. Please report to room 616 for college application, essay or related assistance.
After School Events:
CISAA Tournament at Charlotte Country Club
Location: Charlotte Country Club
Golf (fall) Girls
vs Providence Day School
Charlotte Country Day