ADVISORY AGENDA nov 5


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   ” Those who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed.”- Lloyd Jones

Day 3 Science Drops

 

          Birthdays:  none

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield

 75

 28

85

27

                                                                                                                     

                                                                       Core Values:

 

 

Colleen Hurley showed KINDNESS  when she helped Ms Mee update the College Counseling board in room 616.

Faculty root for students as they finish the Zombie Run.

Faculty root for students as they finish the Zombie Run.

                 

Kingpin fun.

Kingpin fun.

                   

Soumya Avva, Morgan Batley, Alli Bunten, Annie Earnshaw, Emily Jin, Katherine LeClair, Makenzie O’Brien, Noelle Ross, and Taylor Stevanovski showed INTEGRITY when they picked up a bunch of trash, including Starburst wrappers that other freshmen had left on the floor.  Thank you, ladies!!!!

                                                                                                 Public Proclamations:

Congratulations to the cast and crew of Rhinoceros for a successful performance at the North Carolina Theater Conference High School Play Festival! Cannon Theater Company received seven awards for their production, including Honorable Mention Distinguished Play. Come see Rhinoceros for yourself in Taylor Hall, playing November 14-16 at 7:00pm!

Just some of the outstanding actors from Rhinocerus.

Just some of the outstanding actors from Rhinocerus.

Some awards given : Dylan  Housman and Jack  – Excellence in Live Music, Mr. Macdonald- Excellence in Directing, Logan Foster- Excellence in Acting- Male,Madeleine Nagy- Excellence in Costuming, Adam Swez- Excellence in Stage Management, Cannon School Cast of Rhinoceros- Outstanding Ensemble

Happy Election Day! The US library annex is closed today in order to serve as a polling place for county elections. Students may use the main section of the library.

Fitness challenge during Cr2 .

Fitness challenge during Cr2 .

The Spanish Club will be throwing a Día de los Muertos celebration during Student Choice on Wednesday, November 6 in Mrs. Clarke’s room (Room 510).  There will be food, music and decorations.  All are welcome!

Seniors begin to commit to schools. Congratulations!

Seniors begin to commit to schools. Congratulations!

The first annual International Festival is scheduled for Thursday, November 21st during student life. The festival is a celebration of the many cultures that form the Upper School. Students, faculty, and staff are invited to represent the country of their heritage or a country of their “heart”.   If you are interested in representing a country or performing during the festival,  please contact Mr. Kmidowski for more information.

Balloon stomp was a success during House Games.

Balloon stomp was a success during House Games.

Do you like winning easy money? Well you’re in luck! The Class of 2014 Senior Gift Committee is holding an Upper School 50/50 raffle from November 4th to November 15th.Tickets are just $1 for 1, $3 for 4, or 5$ 10! Tickets will be sold outside of foundation hall everyday during lunch. Proceeds will go towards the purchase of  a Cannon School inflatable cougar sports tunnel (seen below) that will be used at outdoor athletic events! So stop by during lunch for your chance to win big and to support Cannon School spirit!

Canton Ridge Cougar Mascot

 

 

Teams gather for Cr2 race.

Teams gather for Cr2 race.

 

 

 Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors please sign up on Family Connections to meet with college representatives from:   November 5th: Carleton College (8:40)   November 6th:

Scary Zombie manages a smile during House Games.

Scary Zombie manages a smile during House Games.

Rhodes College (2:25) November 7th: Meredith College (12:55)

House Impetus rallies !

House Impetus rallies !

 JuniorsSeniors: The Princeton Review SAT Prep course can help students determine strengths and weaknesses, develop a study plan, and gauge

progress. The Winter course is open for registration at www.cannonschool.org/satprep. Space is limited, so please register early.

 

 

                                                                                                                                   

Mrs. Morrell brings the fun!

Mrs. Morrell brings the fun!

      After School Events:

MS and US Field Trip – Durham Performing Arts Center
11/5/2013 3:30 PM

Mr. Hurtado hides in the woods to cheer on competitors .

Mr. Hurtado hides in the woods to cheer on competitors .

to 11/6/2013 12:30 AM
Location: Durham, NC
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Driver’s Education
3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Foundation Hall
Freshmen enjoy House games!

Freshmen enjoy House games!

SAT Fall Review
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Upper School Room 505
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Integritas Rallies.

Integritas Rallies.

Whoop whoop!

Whoop whoop!

The Maria DeHaas Lecture Series presents Dr. Ken Bain
7:00 PM
Location: Taylor Hall