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” Worry is a total waste of time. It doesn’t change anything. All it does is steal your joy and keeps you very busy doing nothing. “-unknown.



                                                                                                     Day 4 schedule no drop

                                                 student life: Advisory activities for Freshmen , Sophomores and Seniors

Juniors: admissions with college counseling —

Juniors should meet by house in the advisor’s room that is listed below for “College Admission 101” session with the college counselors.

Integritas will meet in Mrs. Stavrakas’s room (Anne Shandley)

Animus will meet in Mr. Dunn’s room (Alex Segura)

Impetus will meet in Mr. Campbell’s room (Haniya Mee)

Humanitas will meet in Mrs. Smith’s room (Kristin McClanahan)



         Birthdays: Mimi Cheung and Zoe Greene.  2/7 Joe Vaccaro

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
              131 points           84 points              122 points           135 points




Cougar News


Core Value

Cannon students gather to share their stories and talk about their identity.

Cannon students gather to share their stories and talk about their identity.

Dante Lowe, Jordan Johnson, Nyasia Hill, and Jaillin Johnson showed RESPECT when they cleaned the commons yesterday at the end of school.  Go team!

Zion Hendrix demonstrated KINDNESS by being Sydney Green’s Sherpa (hauling her bag everywhere).  You are the MAN!!

Shout out to all who showed passion for ball playing when they participated in the basketball intramural games on Wednesday.


Juniors and Seniors: A representative from Herff Jones will be in the US Commons during lunch for students who need to get their class ring resized or seniors who have questions about their cap and gown or announcements order.

Reminder: The elevator is to be used by injured parties only.

Volunteers Needed: Here’s your chance to get some fresh air during the day and play with our Soccer for Tots, Jrk-K students.  You can commit to one or more days to help as schedules allow. The days we need help are Mondays from 1:15-2:10 the following dates: 3/9, 3/23, 3/30, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, and 5/4. Email

College Representatives Visiting Cannon School – Please register on Family  Connections:

Monday, March 9thStetson University University of Alabama Birmingham University of Central Florida

University of Glasgow University of Alabama Huntsville

 Tuesday, March 10th:Rustic Pathways – Summer Travel Program Representative

Wednesday, March 11thUniversity of Tennessee


Thank you for sharing yourself with us Aspen.

Thank you for sharing yourself with us Aspen.

GLOBAL FUSION: an evening of art, exploration, and learning  5:30-7:30p Wednesday March 11

The Program :Annual Gallery Crawl of Student Art

Stroll through the buildings and enjoy the creativity of our students.  Do not miss the exhibition of short films and digital media.  The art will amaze you!

~ The Campbell Gallery ~ First Look Galleries ~ Arts Link Gallery ~ Gallery Hall ~ LS/MS Halls ~ MS Theater Room ~ Digital Monitors ~

Workshops: Learn new art processes that are inspired by cultures around the world.  Get involved!

~Batik ~ Clayworks ~ Suminagashi ~ pre-registration necessary

contact barmstrong@cannonschool with questions and be on the lookout for links to volunteer and register via Cupola.

AP stats class fun.

AP stats class fun.

Attention all Student Council officer candidates:Please submit your signed bi-law sheet,

questionnaire  and speech to Ms. Harley by Friday March 6 3pm. Best wishes. 



  • All club pictures MUST be emailed to Mrs. Zelaya by 3pm TODAY if you wouldlike it to appear in the yearbook!
  • The final club leaders meeting is this Friday during student choice.  Club leaders will get final instructions on paperwork to be completed for Gold and Maroon status.  See Mrs. Zelaya if you have any questions.


Attention all Juniors…there will be an interest meeting for Promenade 2015 in Ms. Eury’s room on Friday, March 6th at 11:45am (Break time). We will discuss practice dates, etc. Hope to see you march613there!


 Sophomores – Please remember to turn in your permission slips for the College Road Trip. Extra slips can be found in the College Counseling hallway.


Are you a photographer? Looking for a volunteer opportunity? We need an US Student Volunteer(s) to be the photographer of the Mother/Son Event on April 12.  The event is at Camp Canaan in Rock

Hill, SC from 1:00-5:00, with registration starting at 12:45. If interested please contact Nadine Rauer



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 March 2 and ending on May 4. Please contact  if you are interested.



march611House Impetus is sponsoring a school supply drive from February 23rd to March 6th for Classroom Central. Classroom Central is a nonprofit that collects school supplies and distributes them to students living in poverty. It serves 100,000 students in over 200

schools. All Upper School advisories are invited to participate. Advisors, if your advisory is interested in participating, please email Mrs. Zelaya to receive more information. School supplies are preferred and can be placed in the boxes around school, but donations will also be accepted. Every $1 that you bring in will be matched for $5 in school supplies. The advisory

that brings in the most school supplies will receive a pizza party. Thank you!



 Did You Know? DYK


march65* Student Council elections will be held March 9march610

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 All information must be received by 3pm  to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!



 After school events:




Tennis (Spring) – Boys Varsity
4:00 PM
Location: Greensboro Day School
Tennis (Spring) – Boys Varsity vs Greensboro Day

Baseball – Boys Varsity
4:00 PM



Softball – Girls Varsity
4:15 PM
Location: Mountain Island Charter School
Softball – Girls Varsity vs Mountain Island Charter School

Soccer (Spring) Girls JV
5:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Spring) Girls JV vs Greensboro Day

Soccer (Spring) – Girls Varsity
6:00 PM
Location: Cannon School