ADVISORY AGENDA April 14


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                                           “The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.”- Mark twain

                     

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                                               Student Life: 12:05-1:00 Community meeting. Sword Ceremony Taylor Hall

 Birthdays:   William Bost

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Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield

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                                                                      Core Values

 

Students enjoy Pigeon Ford.

Students enjoy Island botany at Pigeon Ford.

 Michael Sofio showed KINDNESS when he held open a door for a teacher who had her hands full. Thank you!

Taylor Marks stopped and picked up trash in the  quad. Way to show KINDNESS.

 

Public Proclamations:

Let me look into the crystal ball and tell you your future in future tense French!

Let me look into the crystal ball and tell you your future in future tense French!

 

 

 

Like to take pictures? Like to write? 

Interested in journalism, publishing, 

Cannon students snorkel to find inverts.

Cannon students snorkel to find inverts.

 

communication, or news? 

 SIGN UP TO WORK ON THE UPPER SCHOOL

NEWSPAPER: The Cusp

 No previous experience required! All 

interested are welcome.  

Contact Kelli Baker at:

kbaker@cannonschool.org

 

 

Rising Juniors and Seniors: Don’t forget to register for an SAT or ACT Prep course this summer. Options available are: Princeton Review SAT Prep (June 23-27), HHG2C: SAT Prep (July 14-18), and HHG2C: ACT Prep (July 28-Aug 1). Registration is available at www.campcannon.com

 

Rising Seniors: Take the stress out of college applications in the fall. Attend one of the College Essay Boot Camps this summer. Sessions offered June 9-13 (only 2 spaces remain) and June 16-20 (only 12 spaces remain). Registration is available at www.campcannon.com.

 

 

 

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

Juniors enjoy the beautiful weather.

Juniors enjoy the beautiful weather.

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

 

 

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

Smile! It's a gorgeous time.

Smile! It’s a gorgeous time.

front of

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

 

 

 

Spring is here!

Spring is here!

2014 Geraldine R. Dodge Poetry Festival 

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.

Some of the handsome yearbook staff.

Some of the handsome yearbook staff.

 

 

Friends love on each other.

Friends love on each other.

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. 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 Cannon team snorkeling in Pigeon Ford.

Cannon team snorkeling in Pigeon Ford.

 

                            

              

 

After School Events:

Got swag!

Got swag!

Trayburn Country Club
Away
Location: Treyburn Country Club
Golf – Boys vs TBA
Working hard !

Working hard !

But first, let me take a selfie!

But first, let me take a selfie!

 

Rescheduled from March 7
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Location: Cannon School
Baseball – Boys Varsity vs Greensboro Day School

 

Soccer (Spring) Girls JV
Home
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Spring) Girls JV vs Mountain Island Charter School