ADVISORY AGENDA February 24


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                                          ” Instead of wishing you were someone else, be proud of who you are. You never know who has been looking at you wishing they were you.”- unknown

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 Birthdays:   Chris Batchelor

House Standings

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                                                                       Core Values

Aijja delivered a powerful speech about Mandela last week.

Aijja delivered a powerful speech about Mandela last week.

 

 Shout out to all of the alumni and varsity soccer players for playing in a fun scrimmage this weekend! Way to play.

 

 

Public Proclamations:

 
On February, Friday 28, from 3:00 to close, Sweet Frog will be donating a certain percentage of their profits to support Adam Swez’s Capstone to raise money for the James K. Polk House.  So come and eat at the Sweet Frog in Afton Ridge; everyone’s support would be greatly appreciated!

“Italy Winterm 2015: If you are interested in travelling to Italy and learning about the Art and Architecture of Italy from the Classical to the Baroque for next year’s winterm,

Amazing voices filled Foundation Hall last week.

Amazing voices filled Foundation Hall last week.

A wonderful performance by our strings musicians during community meeting Thursday.

A wonderful performance by our strings musicians during community meeting Thursday.

there will be an information and enrollment meeting Thursday February 27 at 6:00 PM in Foundation Hall. There will also be information available at Curriculum Night on Tuesday February 25. If you have any questions please contact Jason Wise jwise@cannonschool.org or Rebecca Eury reury@cannonschool.org

 

 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!  

 

It’s the time of year to begin thinking about leaders for NEXT year.  Here are the deadlines and some helpful hints: 

Student Council Speeches are on March 10th, the deadline to run for office is March 5th with a speech submitted to Dean Ramsey by 9am on March 6th. 

Honor Council Speeches will be on March 24th (the day we return from Spring Break) with a speech submitted to Dean Booker by 9am on March 13th.

Mr. Burlington led the choir during Community meeting.

Mr. Burlington led the choir during Community meeting.

Houses will begin to look for Head Boys and Girls on March 25th.   Student interested in helping their Houses should get in touch with the current Head Boy or Girl of their House and be prepared to present a resume and  interview for positions within the House structure

Class Representatives April 8th speeches (these elections will be by grade-level.)  Please submit speeches to Dean Ramsey by April 2nd to be eligible.  

If you are interested in running for an office, or you have any questions about the above roles, please seek the advice of one of the following: 

Student Council: Sherry Harley or Dean Ramsey 

Honor Council: Dean Booker or Beth Lineberger 

House leadership: Tom Booker 

 

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

Cum laude members.

Cum laude members.

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!

Mrs. Hylton announced Cum Laude members.

Mrs. Hylton announced Cum Laude members.

 

February 27th:    Work, Internship & Volunteer Programs (how to find an internship, turn volunteering into long-term rewarding experiences, make money)

 

 

 

 

 

  

     

 

                                            

              

 

 

 

 

Charlie Powell led well last week.

Charlie Powell led well last week.

After School Events: