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                                           “It doesn’t matter how slow you go just as long as you don’t stop.”-unknown


                                                                                Day 3 science drop


 Birthdays:   April 13- Izzy Sofio, Allison Gray, Carolyn Hynes, Jordan Battle, Rebecca Akat

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield






                                                                      Core Values


Biorex experiment with Donuts as the reward.

Biorex experiment with Donuts as the reward.

Parker Cain showed KINDESS by helping an injured friend during Family Day.




Public Proclamations:


Leadership Lunch 11:15 today in Foundation Hall. “Passing of the torch ” to new Student Council and Honor Council members. Time for House work.



Like to take pictures? Like to write? 

Interested in journalism, publishing, 

communication, or news? 



 No previous experience required! All 

interested are welcome.  

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Today ,Friday, April 11th is the official National Day of Silence in honor of those who are abused because of their beliefs. Hannah Finch and Andrew Newman have

Ms. Owens connecting with her students.

Ms. Owens connecting with her students.

created the first Gay Straight Alliance at Cannon School. Please purchase a shirt for $10.00 and wear it with pride on Friday. Please be silent between classes. All proceeds will go the Trevor project to help the LGBT community.

Thank you for your support!






The Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) is the leading global organization funding Type 1 diabetes research. More than 80 people are diagnosed with Type 1 Diabetes each day and JDRF is helping to find a cure. We are raising money for JDRF during advisory on Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday of this week. If you donate a dollar you will receive a JDRF shoe to

Students participate in Biorex experiment.

Students participate in Biorex experiment.

put on your locker to show your support. Thank you for supporting this cause!  -Lindsey T. & Mimi W.



April is Autism Awareness Month, established to raise awareness about the developmental disorder that affects children’s normal development of social and communication skills.

April is also Arab-American Heritage Month and Tartan (Scottish-American) Heritage Month



We will be interviewing for ALL positions. There are no age or experience requirements for prefect positions (Service, Academic, Social, Archival) or intern positions (2 underclassmen preferred), however we do ask that candidates for Head Boy and Head Girl are upper classmen (juniors and seniors) with some prior leadership experience. Need more information? Contact current Head Boy and Head Girl, Jake Flynn ( and Katie Cooper (, respectively – or any of our current leaders (Joanna Copio, Nick Rossitch, Kendall Thomas, Harrison Barone, Erin Mason, Leah Vail, and Ann Fisher-

Lindsay.) We CANNOT wait to see your resume in our stack of potential leaders. Go House Impetus!

To apply: submit a resume to Miss Kundel ( with your name and which position(s) you would like to be considered for. We will contact you with more information regarding scheduling interviews after all resumes have been collected (after April 11).

Thumbs up to Friday!

Thumbs up to Friday!


From April 7th to April 17th there will be a school supply drive benefitting Classroom Central. Classroom Central helps students who live in extreme poverty effectively learn by collecting and distributing free school supplies. Students can donate either gently used or new school supplies. They can either place them in the white boxes found around school or give them to their advisors.


There will also be a bake sale benefitting Classroom Central. Preorders will be accepted on the 10th and the 11th in front of

Foundation Hall. For every dollar raised, Classroom Central will be able to buy 5 supplies. Thank you for your participation! 




2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival 



Beautiful smile on a beautiful day.

Beautiful smile on a beautiful day.

There will be a meeting on Thursday, April 17th for students and faculty interested in attending the 2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival. The meeting will be held in the US library reference room at 11:45 am. 

The Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival is widely acknowledged as the largest poetry event in North America. The heart of the Dodge Poetry Festival, High School Student Day, brings together thousands of students from across the country who are equally interested in poetry and the arts. 

The 2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival is scheduled for October 23-25, 2014 in Newark, New Jersey.

Please contact Mr. Kmidowski for more information.


On May 3rd, there will be a 3v3 soccer tournament at Cannon! It is going to be for fun and everyone gets a

tshirt if they make a team so even if you have never played soccer before, it was still be a blast! All money goes towards the SpokesGroup in Charlotte. If interested, there are flyers on the Capstone board in the English wing or talk to Jake Flynn or Anna Estep. 







Attention Seniors and Juniors-Prom tickets are now on sale!!

$105.00 Late Tickets (All tickets purchased starting on April 3rd will be $105.00. No tickets will be sold after Friday, April 11th.)

   You may purchase tickets in Ms. Eury’s room (#701) before or after school or in the Commons during lunch until April 2nd, 2014. 

Working hard to teach classmates about Brave New World.

Working hard to teach classmates about Brave New World.

  All late tickets must be purchased from Ms. Eury.

In order to bring an outside guest, you must fill out an information sheet and have your parents sign giving their permission. A copy of the form was emailed to you earlier. Please submit the form to Ms. Eury  as soon as possible so your date can be added to the security list.


  Please see Ms. Eury if you would like a form to have your school account billed for the cost of your ticket(s). This form requires a parent signature so please plan accordingly. This form is only available in Ms. Eury’s room.








After School Events:

Banks is the boss. Great guy!

Banks is the boss. Great guy!

Intimidator Stadium
Location: Intimidator Stadium
Baseball – Boys Varsity vs Charlotte Christian
4:30 PM
Always fun to work in groups.

Always fun to work in groups.


Soccer (Spring) – Girls Varsity
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Spring) – Girls Varsity vs North Raleigh Christian