ADVISORY AGENDA September 8, 2014

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                                             ” No spring nor summer’s beauty hath such grace

                                              As I have seen in one Autumnal face.” – John Donne

                                                                                                      Day   5  No drops

                                                                    10:20-11:15  class pictures and senior picture make up.
                                               Birthdays: none today

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
                 195 points          20 points            255 points            208 points

Cougar News


Core Value


Daniel Patton showed KINDNESS when he unexpectedly brought Mrs. Hoffman a large tub of Puffy Mints!

Congratulations to  Mr. West’s Advisory for  demonstrating PASSION AND TEAMWORK for winning the challenge to come by our new Learning Lab to familiarize themselves with our new study spaces.  Way to go, guys!!!



10th Grade Advisory/HOUSE Challenge! Wear your Outward Bound boots to break them in and receive house points! The male and female advisory with the most students wearing boots each day will compete to win points for their house. Every day this week between Tuesday-Friday!


Juniors – Those of you interested in attending Governor’s school please plan on attending a brief meeting today Monday

September 8 during Student Choice in room 616.


House Impetus Members:

This week we will be having our first House service project! Friday during Student Choice in the Library Annex we will be making cards and letters of appreciation to send to the U.S. Military through Operation Gratitude. You will be paired with your buddy and together you will make several cards to send! We will provide construction paper and markers, but you are welcome to bring in anything else you wish to use to decorate your cards.

If you would like to learn more about Operation Gratitude, here is the link to their website:


Class of 2018! Are you interested in leadership? Do you want to be a voice for your peers? Elections for Freshmen Student Council Representatives will be held during the Beach Trip. Please submit a typed speech to Dean Ramsey  and pick up a copy of the Student Council By-laws by Friday, September 12 at 3 pm.  Contact any current member of Student Council if you have questions.


Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please sign up on Family Connections to attend these upcoming  information sessions with visiting College Representatives:

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Register on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives from the following colleges:


9/8/14: Wofford College

9/9/14: Northwestern University

Washington and Lee University

Davidson College

9/10/14: Tufts University

Meredith College

Bucknell University

Rhodes College

9/11/14: Johns Hopkins University

9/12/14 Greensboro College

9/15/14: Furman University

9/16/14: Kenyon College


The Academic Center is now open in US Room 610 for those who need to make-up a quiz or a test.

A proctor will be there every Day 1, 2, 3 during your DROP.

You must arrive within the first five minutes of a block to be allowed to enter the room and make up a quiz or test.

You may still also use the US Library every day that is not early dismissal from 3:15-4:10 to make up a quiz or test.



Senior Picture Make-ups will be  today Monday, September 8 during Student Life.



Prep for SAT Test: Cannon will offer the Princeton Review SAT Workshop twice during the school year: Fall (10/18-11/20) and Winter (1/31-3/7). The

cost of $450 includes all materials, scored pre and post-tests, and 18 hours of instruction. For details on meeting dates and times and for online

registration, visit the SAT prep site on the Cannon webpage.


After school events


Soccer (Fall) – Boys JV
5:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Fall) – Boys JV vs Cox Mill High School




Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity
7:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity vs Cox Mill High School