ADVISORY AGENDA February 13, 2015


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“It’s a terrible thing, I think, in life to wait until you’re ready. I have this feeling now that actually no one is every ready to do anything. There is no such thing as ready. There is only now.”

 

 

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                                    Birthdays: 2/15 Danny Brenner

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
              65 points           0 points              75 points           94 points

 

 

Cougar News

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Core Value

Nicki Cusumano, a 9th grader, was awarded a Golden Key Award for her digital artwork titled “False Reflections” on Sunday, February 8th.  Ellen Loflin was her art advisor.  Nicki’s work is now on to Nationals

Shout out to all the athletes who participated in our winter sports. Great Job!

 

Proclamations

 

The hallways are a great place to work.

The hallways are a great place to work.

Looking for a volunteer opportunity? Our BTB Mining & Crafting: LEGO class is looking for an upper school student to help students in class on Mondays from 3 to 4 p.m. starting on February 23 and ending on May 4. Please contact mbrashear@cannonschool.org  if you are interested.

 

Summer Programs Lunch & Learn – Interested in doing something fun while building your resume this summer? Come hear from Cannon students about how they have made the most of their summer vacations. Different programs will be featured each Wednesday during lunch in Foundation Hall.

Seniors working on English IV papers!

Seniors working on English IV papers!

2/18 – Summer Academics

2/25 – Summer Adventures

3/4 – Summer jobs

 

VOLUNTEERS NEEDED!

The middle school dance is having a dance On Friday, February 20th from 7-9pm, “Lite Up the Nite” will take place in Taylor Hall. The dance will be chaperoned by middle school faculty and admin, but we welcome  student volunteers for set-up (from 5:30-6:45pm) and clean-up (from 8:45 – 9:45pm). Please contact me with questions via email or use the Sign Up Genius link below to volunteer. Thanks for your support!

Cheers,

Lekisha LeBlanc – 7th/8th Grade Dean

Amazing swimmers.

Amazing swimmers.

lleblanc@cannonschool.org

 

There will be an interest meeting for the new Student Intern Network. Tuesday February 17th in Foundation Hall. The Student Intern Network is a: 

  • New leadership opportunity available to Upper School Students.
  • Gives students the opportunity to intern within the different offices of Cannon. (Admissions, Advancement, and Athletics)
  • Help students develop themselves as leaders, learners, and teach students how to navigate the professional world.

If you are interested in the following careers come to the interest meeting.

-Journalism  -Finance  -Non-Profit Work -Business -Photography -Cinematography-Public Relations -Social Media

-Branding

 

Can you kick like her? Wow!

Can you kick like her? Wow!

Martial Arts Kick-A-Thon

See how many times you can kick a target in two minutes.

Saturday, February 28, 2015

12:30 PM – 1:30 PM

Event fee is $5.00

All the money raised goes to St. Jude’s Hospital

2335 Concord Lake Road, Concord, NC, 28025

Concord Taekwondo America School

Win a $50 Amazon gift card and a trophy

The caption, “Can you kick like a girl?

 

 Did You Know? DYK
feb177* Nicki Cusumano, a 9th grader, was awarded a Golden Key Award for her digital artwork titled “False Reflections” on Sunday, February 8th.  Ellen Loflin was her art advisor.  Nicki’s work is now on to Nationals

* Mimi Wahid’s writing  entry was chosen as  a state winner in the North Carolina Reading Associations’ young Authors’ Writing Project.  She will be honored at a celebration in Raleigh on March 14.

* Mimi Wahid, Lindsey Turbeyfill, Sean Lytle, Floris Stratman, Michael Dacus, and Kenny Clarke  represented Cannon so well at the 2015 Cabarrus County All-County Honors Band.

congratulations

congratulations

 

There is lots for us to know! If you have something that you would like to share with the Cannon Upper school community, please email the information to Sramsey@cannonschool.org. All information must be received by 3pm  to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!

 

 

 After school events:

 

 

Cannon Cultures Event
6:00 PM
Location: Taylor Hall
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SAT Test Prep Course
6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Location: Foundation Hall