” The purpose of life is not to be happy. It is to be useful, to be honorable, to be compassionate, to make some difference that you you have lived and lived well.”- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Day 5 schedule No Drops
- 10:20- International Festival in Taylor Hall please follow the schedule below
- 10:20 Students report to advisory10:25-11:00 Students attend the international festival11:00 -11:15 Students return to advisory for follow-up activity
- Birthdays: Jaeden Heesch 11/22 Chris Gaskin, James Gosling, Jonathon Koshy and Miguel Morales
- 11/23 Anthony Perino and Summer Shin
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Congratulations to Leah Sussewell, Katie McClanahan, and Kelli Baker for achieving All-Conference for Fall Varsity Cheerleading! Way to show PASSION for the sport of cheer!
Elizabeth Hurley demonstrated INTEGRITY when she turned in some money she found in the quad. Way to go, Elizabeth!
Daniel Patton showed PASSION for asking great “deeper meaning” questions in biology.
Maya Sturgies for asking amazing questions in biology!
Come and enjoy the Cannon Basketball classic. Friday’s theme is neon and Saturday is Western Wear.
Students are invited to participate in the second annual International Festival!
WHAT EXACTLY IS THE 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.”
WHEN IS THE FESTIVAL?
The festival is scheduled for Friday, November 21st during student life (10:20 – 11:15) in Taylor Hall
WHAT EXACTLY DO I HAVE TO DO?
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
- Arts and Crafts
- Traditional clothing
- Foods (with ingredients listed)
MAY I WORK WITH A FRIEND?
Certainly! You may work on your own or, if you prefer, work with a friend.
WHAT COUNTRIES ARE REPRESENTED SO FAR?
Countries already represented include:
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.
HOW CAN I PARTICIPATE?
If you are interested in representing a country, please email Mr. Kmidowski with the following information:
- Your name
- Your country you will represent
After school events: