” Life goes by fast. Enjoy it. Calm down. It’s all funny.” – Joan Rivers
Day 1 English drops
- Birthdays: none today
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Ayesha Syed demonstrated INTEGRITY when she admitted to her teacher that she had overheard another student’s response on a test. Way to go, Ayesha!
Carrie Schauder demonstrated KINDNESS when she lent a few students her workbook to make copies from until theirs arrives in the mail. Gracias, Carrie!
Davis Nelson and Seth Newkirk demonstrated TEAMWORK when they stacked all of the folding tables after the club fair! Thanks so much!
Justin Fromke demonstrated KINDNESS when he stopped his car so that a LS student could cross the parking lot. Thank you, Justin!
Upper School Students: Please do not use the “Rush Zone”. It is for the Middle School only. Thank you.
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!
A Lower School student is missing a black backpack with a Gator appliqué on the front. If you see it, please
return it to the main office. Thanks
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
9/10/14: Tufts University
9/11/14: Johns Hopkins University
9/12/14 Greensboro College
9/15/14: Furman University
9/16/14: Kenyon College
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