ADVISORY AGENDA September 11, 2014


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                                             ” Let today be the day you look for the good in everyone you meet and respect their journey.”- Steve Maraboli

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                                               Birthdays: Aaron Foreman, Jordan Lauher, Stanton McKay, Ryan Musrphy

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               223 points          239 points            312 points            212 points

 

 

Core Value

Harris Wellborn Matt Jackson Artemas Brown Griffin Wickwire Lauren Peace Leah Sussewell Claudia Michaels Alex Holloway Cami Lee

Cross country team rocks

Cross country team rocks

Mackenzie Hanby Graysen Pomykata Taylor Stevanovski Ellen Gordon Sam Norvell Catie Kuralt Jake Diskin Michael Sofio Lindsey Turbyfill Camille Harley Allie Bunten Morgan Waite Summer Shinn Annie Earnshaw Kenzie O’Brien Bryce Estes Grace Turner      showed TEAMWORK when they shared their past 9th grade experiences to the current Freshmen. You guys were awesome!

 

Kyle Cox demonstrated INTEGRITY when he contacted his teacher to let her know he would miss class, AND to ask how he could turn in his homework due that day.  Awesome job, Kyle!

 

Melanie Piisner demonstrated KINDNESS when she rescued a lady bug for a teacher. Thanks!

 

Zach Venos demonstrated KINDNESS when he gave his advisor his very last Chick-fil-A tater tot!

 

Aspen Stevanovski demonstrated TEAMWORK when she created a two-page ‘helpful hints’ document for the freshmen class when she couldn’t attend a freshman seminar on time management and organization.  Way to support your peers, Aspen!

 

Two thumbs up

Two thumbs up

 

 

 

 

 Proclamations:

Study time in the Library.

Study time in the Library.

 Please be sure to keep our school clean! The Commons , Cafeteris and Quad are great places to gather however we need to treat these areas with respect and clean up after ourselves. Cannon is our home, lets keep it beautiful. Do your part!

FRESHMEN: If you are interested in serving as the Honor Council Intern, please submit your story to Dean Booker by September 16th at 3pm.  Dean Booker and Ms. Lineberger have the forms.

 

There will be a meeting of the Justice League on Friday during student choice in Ms. Eury’s room (#701). We will continue the planning process for our first event. Anyone interested in making at a difference at Cannon, in their community, and on a global level is welcome!!

Ms Eury's class is so much fun! Check out their joy.

Ms Eury’s class is so much fun! Check out their joy.

 

Paw Passes  will be distributed  today at the tennis match and at Friday’s volleyball home game at 6! Come and get a paw pass so that you can keep track of your attendance at sporting events  and get on your way to earning a dress down day after you attend 6 Cannon events!

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!

 

 

Individual study time during Math drop.

Individual study time during Math drop.

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:

https://www.operationgratitude.com/about-us/about-operation-gratitude/

Mr. Gossage hangin with the upper school students during car line.

Mr. Gossage hangin with the upper school students during car line.

 

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 schools.

9/11/14: Johns Hopkins University

9/12/14 Greensboro College

The tiniest Mattson helper.

The tiniest Mattson helper.

9/15/14: Furman University

Fun times with Cross Country guys!

Fun times with Cross Country guys!

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:

 

 

Victoria is listening and watching  Mr. Herder lecture on her laptop. How cool! way to flip the classroom!

Victoria is listening and watching Mr. Herder lecture on her laptop. How cool! way to flip the classroom!

Keith Hills Golf Course
11:15 AM
Away
Location: Keith Hills Golf Course
Golf (fall) Varsity Girls vs TBA

 

 

Tennis (Fall) – Girls Varsity
4:30 PM
Home
Location: Cannon School
Tennis (Fall) – Girls Varsity vs Charlotte Latin

Soccer (Fall) – Boys JV
5:00 PM
Home
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Fall) – Boys JV vs Charlotte Latin

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Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity
7:00 PM
Home
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity vs Charlotte Latin
Looks like fun was had!

Looks like fun was had!

Way to run!

Way to run!