ADVISORY AGENDA November 5, 2014

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Positive psychology kick off was a success on Monday.

Positive psychology kick off was a success on Monday.

Shout out to Cannon students who showed comradery during House Games last week.

Cougar Growl for Ryan Murphy who helped a fellow student free her Gatorade from the jaws of the Vending machine this week. Way to show KINDNESS



Paper ball toss.

Paper ball toss.

Students are invited to participate in the second annual International Festival!


The festival is a celebration of the many cultures that form the Upper School. Students are invited to represent a country of their heritage or a country close to their “heart.”


The festival is scheduled for Friday, November 21st during student life (10:20 – 11:15) in Taylor Hall

dodge ball.

dodge ball.


This year’s theme focuses on the festivals and holidays of a country. Students are asked to share the details and practices that define the festivals and/or holidays.  Below are some ideas to consider:

  • The flag of your country
  • Photographs
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Artifacts
  • Music
  • Traditional clothing
  • Foods (with ingredients listed)
Catered lunch for the sophomore team.

Catered lunch for the sophomore team.


Certainly! You may work on your own or, if you prefer, work with a friend.


Countries already represented include:

Argentina,Bahamas,Chile,China,Colombia,Costa Rica,Finland,France,Guatamala,India,Jamaica,La República Dominicana,Mexico,Nicaragua,Panamá,Perú,Poland,Puerto Rico,Serbia,South Korea,Spain,Switzerland,Uruguay .A country may be represented by more than one team.



If you are interested in representing a country, please email Mr. Kmidowski with the following information:

  • Your name
  • Your country you will represent

    Lunch with friends.

    Lunch with friends.


Cannon Theater Company is excited to present the first ever theater production to be performed in the Cannon Performing Arts Center! “Hay Fever” is a play about a hilariously dysfunctional family in 1920s London, and was performed to uproarious laughter this past weekend at the North Carolina Theater Conference. Our performances at Cannon will feature a few extra scenes and songs, as well as a brief presentation by sophomore Sara Serulneck on the playwright Noel Coward. Come join us next week Thurs Nov 13, Fri Nov 14, and Sat Nov 15 @ 7:00pm-8:30pm.

Congratulations to the varsity football team for securing the # 4 seed in the NCISAA Playoffs.  Cannon School will play Harrells Christian

Maya and Dean Booker at house games.

Maya and Dean Booker at house games.

Academy on Friday, November 7 at 7:00 pm at Cannon School.  

Please be aware of the admission policy of the NCISAA:

Mr. Popper?

Mr. Popper?

ADMISSION: For first and second rounds, admission is $7.00 per person.  For the semi-final and championship games, admission is $10.00 per person and $7.00 for NCISAA students.  Children under the age of eight are admitted free.  100% of gate receipts, after approved expenses, are due the NCISAA.

Students, Faculty & Staff, and Cougar Club Members will be charged the fee above of $ 7.00 per adult and $ 5.00 for students. 



Juniors:  The Cougars On-Site Info Session will be in room 616 during lunch (bring your lunch) on Wednesday, November 5th. The Cougars On-Site Program helps juniors find job shadowing and internship opportunities for Summer 2015.  If you are interested in learning more about this program and finding out how to participate you MUST attend this session.  Please contact Kristin McClanahan – College Counseling – if you have questions.

dreams do come true for one little football guy.

dreams do come true for one little football guy.


Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please sign – up on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives from the following Colleges:


Nov 5:

Roanoke College


intense water balloon toss.

intense water balloon toss.

“FCA is going to the Operation Christmas Child packaging center on Friday, December 19 from 10-4. If you are interested email Taylor Stevanovski at as soon as you can as only 15 spots are available.”

Mr. Segura?

Mr. Segura?


After school events



Driver’s Education Classes
3:00 PM to 5:30 PM
Location: Foundation Hall