ADVISORY AGENDA October 1, 2014

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                                             “ Autumn… the year’s last loveliest smile.”- William Bryant

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Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               312 points          246 points            344 points            296 points

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Julia Dunn and Hannah Ventura demonstrated kindness by brining chairs for the cheer coaches at the homecoming game.

Great Job last night .

Great Job last night .

Jack Amoroso, Soumya Avva, Kimmy Byrd, Nyasia Hill, Katie McClanahan, and Noor Qasim demonstrated passion by volunteering to help out at the CAIS College Fair last Saturday. Thanks!

Morgan Batley demonstrated TEAMWORK when she shared a map practice quiz site with her classmates to help them prepare for their quiz.  Great job, Morgan!

Mr Mac teaches our sophomores.

Mr Mac teaches our sophomores.

Shout out to Andy Macdonald who came to English II classes to discuss how a Shakespeare play can be acted out. Great Job! Thank you.

Shout out to the boys soccer team who tied Latin in overtime 2-2. Way to go guys


Fun to celebrate Mr. Coggins .

Fun to celebrate Mr. Cobb.


Envirothon will be having our first meeting during lunch on Friday October 3rd in Mrs. Mattsson’s Room (630), where we will go over the basics of Envirothon, upcoming opportunities, and our goals for the year.  Please contact Mimi Wahid with any questions!


Community Blood drive today October 1 between 8:30-12:30. Sign up at click code Cannon. Free t-shirt to all those who donate. Must be 16 years of age and show photo ID.

All are invited to donate used uniforms and costumes to help benefit needy children and families in our area. The costumes will be on sale Oct 8 from 12-6 in the private dining hall area  and Oct 16 from 11:00-1:30 in the private dining hall as well. Please support our endeavor. 


“Spanish Club Hispanic Heritage Month Fact of the Day:

Hispanic Heritage Month begins on September 15, the anniversary of independence for five Latin American countries—Costa Rica, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, and Nicaragua. In addition, Mexico declared its independence on September 16, and Chile on September 18.”

Mr Campbel enjoyed his celebration.

Mr Campbel enjoyed his celebration.

Governor’s School testing will be offered this Wednesday 10/1 at 3:30pm in room 616. It will be offered again on Friday, 10/10 at 9am in 616.

Who says class isn't fun? Acting warm-ups.

Who says class isn’t fun? Acting warm-ups.

Please see Ms Mee to register or with questions.


There will be a MATH CLUB meeting on Wednesday, October 1, 2014, during lunch from 11:15 AM to 12:00 PM in Mr. Scurlock’s room.  Be there or be squared . Be there or be squared.

Learning how to express compassion and then hurt in an acting scene.

Learning how to express compassion and then hurt in an acting scene.


Come out and support soccer this week!

10/2  BJV vs CCDS             10/2  BV vs CCDS   7PM



Fall 2014 Driver Education Program

oct 17This 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


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


Learning through play.

Learning through play.

oct 111Students 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.


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.



The library is ready for the Halloween season.

The library is ready for the Halloween season.

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with college representatives from the following colleges:



Mrs. Clarke and Rob work quietly in the Commons.

Mrs. Clarke and Rob work quietly in the Commons.

Wednesday 10/1:Colgate University
High Point University
Wake Forest University
Randolph-Macon CollegeVanderbilt University
Thursday 10/2:
Samford University
Hillsdale College




Upcoming schedule change: October 2nd and October 3rd there will be a change to the agenda. please note the following

October 2: Day 4 no drop                                                                                                                       October 3 science drops

8:20- 9:45 Block A                                                                                                                                      8:20-9:15 block c

9:50-11:15 Block B                                                                                                                                       9:20-10:15 block A

11:15-11:45 lunch                                                                                                                                          10:20-11:15 block B

11:45- 12:00 break                  

                                                                                                                                                                              11:15-11:45 lunch

12:05-1:30 Block D                                                                                                                                      11:45-12:00 break

1:30-2:45 CPAC                                                                                                                                            12:05-1:00 clock F

                                                                                                                                                                              1:05-2:00 Block D                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          2:05-3:00 block E

After school events:


The library is a wonderful place to study.

The library is a wonderful place to study.


Anyone interested in playing girls soccer in the spring is encouraged to attend these strength and conditioning workouts. These are joint workouts with other Cannon women’s sports teams (all held in new S&C Center):
Friday, October 3 – 3:15-4pm
Wednesday, October 8 – 3:15-4pm
Thursday, October 9 – 4-4:45pm
Tuesday, October 14 – 4-4:45pm

Congratulations on a game well played.

Congratulations on a game well played.

Friday, October 17 – 4-4:45pm
Monday, October 20 – 3:15-4pm
Wednesday, October 22 – 4-4:45pm

More dates are to come! If you have any questions, email Kendall Thomas,


 Cannon Cultures invites you listen to world renowned  speaker and diversity expert Joe Machicote tonight in the PAC from 6:30-8:00 .