ADVISORY AGENDA November 21, 2014


logo red ” 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

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
               114 points          76 points             249 points             112  points

Cougar News

https://vimeo.com/111871327

 

Core Value

 

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!

 

 

 Proclamations

Mr. Dunn shared his box of magic with the faculty. Thanks!

Mr. Dunn shared his box of magic with the faculty. Thanks!

 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!

Thank you to Mr. Scurlock for sharing his passions with his peers.

Thank you to Mr. Scurlock for sharing his passions with his peers.

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
  • Coach Trojan revealed what makes him sing!

    Coach Trojan revealed what makes him sing!

    Photographs

  • Arts and Crafts
  • Artifacts
  • Music
  • 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:

Argentina,Bahamas,Chile,China,Colombia,Costa Rica,Finland,France,Guatamala,India,Jamaica,La

Happy Birthday Mrs. Mee

Happy Birthday Mrs. Mee

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:

 

Cannon Classic
6:30 PM
Home
Location: Cannon School
Basketball – Girls Varsity vs Wake Christian Academy

Cannon Classic
8:00 PM
Home
Location: Cannon School
Basketball – Boys Varsity vs Wake Christian Aca