” You can, you should, and if your brave enough to start, you will.”-Stephen King
Day no drops
- Student Life: 10:20-11:15
- Freshman: Advisory activity, “take a stand”
- Sophomore: Advisory activity, “metacognition”
- Juniors: College counseling give back
- Seniors: senior breakfast planning
Birthdays: Nicholas Tubbs, 2/22 Zack Venos 2/23 Jack Amoroso
Jordan Jackson demonstrated teamwork by helping to set up equipment and to break down tables and chairs for Cannon Culture’s Nelson Mandela Day. Apologies to Jordan for leaving his name out of yesterday’s core value awards
Elliott Anderson ,Ellie McGeough, and John Knox demonstrated KINDNESS when they invited a lower school student to join them in a game. Thank you for being kind and inclusive, and making a second grader’s day!
Shout out to Charlie Powell for being an adaptive expertise when the mic in community meeting failed to work. Great job.
Jack Amorosa, Katie McClanahan, Nick Rossitch , Grace Swink and Davis Nelson showed their PASSION for travel and adventure with fellow students at the College Counseling Lunch and learn Thursday. Thanks for being willing to share your experience and educate others on the importance of using summer wisely!
Ajia Caldwell demonstrated COURAGE and PASSION when she wrote and presented a speech about President Nelson Mandela to the US student body. Way to go, Ajia!
Sarah Dockery demonstrated INTEGRITY when she notified a teacher that test security may have been compromised. Thank you, Sarah!
Danielle Phillips showed RESPECT for her school by staying after the Student Life program on Summer Programs to help clean up popscicle wrappers left behind by her fellow freshman classmates! Thank you Danielle!
Leadership Lunch: Come hear Todd Hartung speak about the importance of being prepared. 11:15 Foundation Hall
Wishing our band members well today as they perform at J. M. Robinson.
A few students asked about the music selection in the Mandela movie that was shown in Community meeting yesterday. FYI:It’s The Piano Guys: Either Way (song). It’s an instrumental version of Guster’s Either Way.
Mr. Rogers and Mrs. Armstrong are offering an after-school studio on Tuesdays for interested art students who wish to work on individual development/processes or class work. The first CREATIVE GENIUS COLLABORATIVE will happen on February 25th from 3:00-4:15 pm. Please come by and check it out!
Student Council Elections are right around the corner. Got great ideas and want to help lead the school? Think about running for office. See Mr. Booker, Ms. Harly or Mrs. Ramsey if you want to help make 2014- 2015 school year amazing.
Students and faculty are invited to attend a recognition ceremony for senior athletes Rachel Dyl, Anna Estep, and Thomas Price. These three individuals will be taking their talents to the collegiate level. Come celebrate with them this Friday during Student Choice in Foundation Hall.
Upper School Students: Are you ready for summer? It’s not too soon to begin planning! The Summer Opportunities Lunch & Learn Series is a great way to learn from your peers about interesting, fun and rewarding experiences. College Counseling is hosting this series in Foundation Hall from 11:15 – 12:00 on the
dates listed below. You are welcome to come to any and all of the panel discussions – bring a friend and plan your summer adventure!
February 27th: Work, Internship & Volunteer Programs (how to find an internship, turn volunteering into long-term rewarding experiences, make money)
Spanish Club meeting has been rescheduled to Friday, February 21 during Student Choice. In addition to taking our yearbook photo, we will be discussing ideas and events for this semester.