ADVISORY AGENDA September 22, 2014


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House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               285 points          246 points            313 points            212 points

 

Freshmen up to watch sunrise.

Freshmen up to watch sunrise.

 

Core Value

 

Katie Cooper showed tremendous KINDNESS when she brought her dean a piping hot cup of very dark and wonderfully bitter coffee last week.  So thoughtful!!!!!!!!

 

Julia Dunn showed KINDNESS when she rode the bus to pick up Sophomores from their Outward Bound Trip and she brought them lunch and snacks! So thoughtful.

 

leah and Julia were some of the first students to hold Mrs. Morton's twins. Congratulations Mrs. Morton.

leah and Julia were some of the first students to hold Mrs. Morton’s twins. Congratulations Mrs. Morton.

Shout out to all of the chaperones who took great care of the students last week in Boston, Montreat and at the beach! Thank you for all you did for our students.

Don't forget yoga meets block B on days 1, 2 and 3.

Don’t forget yoga meets block B on days 1, 2 and 3.

 

Jordan Lauer demonstrated KINDNESS by rearranging the classroom for class. Thank you!

Rachel Parks showed INTEGRITY when she picked up trash that someone else had left behind.

Emma Montgomery demonstrated KINDNESS by buying breakfast for the advisory. Thanks, Emma!

 

 

 Proclamations:

 

 

 

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with college representatives visiting Cannon School this week:

9/22:

Diana met an interesting character in Boston.

Diana met an interesting character in Boston.

Great time in Boston

Great time in Boston

Fun at the Farm!

Fun at the Farm!

University of South Carolina
Washington University in St. Louis9/23:
Denison University
Savannah College of Art and Design
Belmont Abbey College
University of Southern California
Pace University, New York City9/24:
Saint Mary’s College
Hollins University
Fordham University
Case Western Reserve University9/25:
Stetson University
The University of Alabama in Huntsville
Emory University
Haverford College
University of Tulsa
Pomona College
Providence College9/26:
The University of Tampa
Wesleyan University
University of Denver
University of North Carolina at Wilmington
University of Miami
Lynn University
Miami University, Oxford
juniors created many memories in Boston.

juniors created many memories in Boston.

 

 

 Please come to the Tennis match on Thursday Sept 25 at 4:00 pm, or the girls volleyball match on Thursday Sept 25 at 7:00 pm. Both opponents are Covenant Day. Paw passes will be distributed.

Basketball Cheer Interest Meeting: 

Freshmen learn the art of speech giving.

Freshmen learn the art of speech giving.

Want to be a part of a fun team, cheer on your classmates and  lead pep rallies?

Cannon Basketball Cheer is a great way to be a part of the Cannon community and Cannon athletics.  To learn more about this fun opportunity come to room 616 at 11:45 on  September 24th!!

Hope showed bravery when she shared her election speech with her peers.

Hope showed bravery when she shared her election speech with her peers.

 

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.

 

Upper School Students: Please do not use the “Rush Zone”.  It is for the Middle School only.  Thank you.

 

JUNIORS: On Tuesday, during your primary English drop block (i.e. not your elective English), you should report to the college counseling room for a college planning meeting. We will share much of the information that your parents received at Monday night’s parent meeting.

Freshmen enjoy their beach trip.

Freshmen enjoy their beach trip.

Fall 2014 Driver Education Program

This year, Cannon will offer the driver education program during the fall semester only. Classes, which will be taught by a Cabarrus County Schools employee, will be held in Foundation Hall (the November 3rd  and November 19th  classes will be held in the US Library Annex) from 3:00 p.m. to 5:25 p.m. on the following dates:

  • November 3-6
  • November 10-13
  • November 17-20
  • November 24-25 (make-up days)

 

Students must be fifteen years of age on or before June 10, 2015 to be eligible to register. To complete the class, students must have thirty hours of class time and six hours of behind-the-wheel instruction.

Seniors carved some awesome pumpkins on their retreat.

Seniors carved some awesome pumpkins on their retreat.

 

After the class portion is complete, the instructor, Mr. Thomason, will coordinate with individual students to complete the behind-the-wheel requirements during their drop periods or before school.

 

The $55 fee must be paid in the form of a check made out to Cabarrus County Schools.

 

Walden Pond was amazing.

Walden Pond was amazing.

To register for the fall driver education class, complete this form and e-mail it to Lisa Scurlock in the Upper School Office by Friday, October 3.

 

 

 

 

Our new face to Service

Our new face to Service

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.

Alex Segura shared his box of magic with the Admin team.

Alex Segura shared his box of magic with the Admin team.


 

After school events:

 

College Planning: The Junior Year
7:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Location: Taylor Hall
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