ADVISORY AGENDA September 23, 2014

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                                             “Life is a beautiful thing and there is so to smile about .”- Marilyn Monroe

                                                                                                      Day 1English drops

            Spirit week:  Monday America day   Tuesday -Super hero day  Wednesday- Pj day  Thursday- Old people day FridayCannon Spirit 
                                               Birthdays: Emily Fromke and Emily Malmstrom

House Standings

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



Core Value


Zion Hendrix demonstrated KINDNESS when he let Mr. West borrow his backpack during the 9th grade class trip.

sep 2315Jackson Cooksey and Osahon Tokunboh demonstrated RESPECT when they apologized to a teacher.

Hallie Isom and Dominique Ramirez-Bejarano demonstrated KINDNESS when they reached out to a brand new student to make her feel welcome.  Way to go!






Ryan  or Captain America?

Ryan or Captain America?

Today at lunch join us for the first EMPOWER!/ SADD  (Student’s Against Destructive Decisions)Club meeting. US Library annex. Leadership Positions Available!

Bring your lunch & any ideas you have to help Cannon students feel EMPOWERED to have fun while making safe & healthy decisions. To learn more about SADD visit:


America the beautiful

America the beautiful

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

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
Memories made at the beach. Wonderful class of 2018.

Memories made at the beach. Wonderful class of 2018.



Seniors show their spirit.

Seniors show their spirit.

 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: 

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!!


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!

Spirit all the way.

Spirit all the way.


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.

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

Trip to the JFK museum

Trip to the JFK museum

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

    Art looks good from all angles.

    Art looks good from all angles.


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.


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.


Fun times shared with friends.

Fun times shared with friends.

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.





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.

Smiles everywhere in Boston

Smiles everywhere in Boston


After school events:


River Run Golf Course
3:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Golf (fall) Varsity Girls
vs Forsyth Country Day School
Charlotte Latin
Duck tour in Boston!

Duck tour in Boston!

Tennis (Fall) – Girls Varsity
4:15 PM
Location: Charlotte Christian
Tennis (Fall) – Girls Varsity vs Charlotte Christian
Fun was had by chaperones too!

Fun was had by chaperones too!


Fanuel Hall

Fanuel Hall

Volleyball – Girls JV
4:30 PM
Location: Charlotte Christian
Volleyball – Girls JV vs Charlotte Christian

Gil Murdock Relays – McAlpine Park
5:00 PM
Location: McAlpine Park
Cross Country – Coed Varsity
vs Charlotte Christian
Charlotte Country Day
Charlotte Latin
Covenant Day School
Providence Day School

Volleyball – Girls Varsity
5:30 PM
Location: Charlotte Christian
Volleyball – Girls Varsity vs Charlotte Christian

Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity
6:30 PM
Location: Charlotte Christian
Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity vs Charlotte Christian