” Giving up on your goal because of one setback is like slashing your other three tires because one is flat.”- unknown
Day 5 No drop
- Student life: 10:20-11:15 community meeting in Taylor Hall ( house closing ceremony)
Shout out to Diana Dale for being accepted into The Congress of Future Medical Leaders.She has been honored as a student who aspires to pursue a career in medicine and has the passion to make a difference in the medical field.
The Congress will bring this young Scholar face-to-face with:
- Winners of the Nobel Prize, the most prestigious award in the world;
- Award winning young inventors and scientists;
- Top medical school deans;
- Ivy League academic leaders;
- Leaders of medicine;
- Fascinating patients;
- And medical futurists;
for three once-in-a-lifetime days of awe inspiring motivation, excitement, friendship and education.
The Congress of Future Medical Leaders, sponsored by the National Academy of Future Physicians and Medical Scientists, will honor these young leaders and direct them to stay true to their dreams.
May is Asian-Pacific Heritage Month and Jewish American Heritage Month
Upper School Used Textbook Consignment Sale
Let Cannon Connections take care of selling your used textbooks for you! Cannon Connections will conduct its annual used textbook consignment sale in the Private
Dining Room on Wednesday, May 28 and Thursday, May 29. Current Upper School parents and students are encouraged to drop off used textbooks they wish to sell beginning May 5 in the US Office. Upper School parents and students – including rising Ninth Graders – are invited to the sale to purchase used textbooks for the 2014-2015 school year. See attached for detailed information about the sale. Questions? Contact Amy Kurtz at firstname.lastname@example.org or Amy Lovett at email@example.com.
Cougar Notecards are available in the Cougar’s Den. Great for Senior Night Invitations, Thank You Notes for graduation, letters of recommendation, or for teacher appreciation. Limited quantity available.
Volunteers needed: Like soccer? Interested in helping “differently abled athletes”? Check out the program below.
The program is sponsored by US Youth Soccer in conjunction with local Soccer clubs and Parks and Recreation programs – in this case, the towns of Huntersville and Cornelius. Here is a link to the US Youth Soccer website describing Top Soccer more fully http://www.usyouthsoccer.org/programs/topsoccer/.
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.
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.
After School Events: