ADVISORY AGENDA April 8 ,2015


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”  By replacing the fear of the unknown with curiosity we open ourselves up to an infinite stream of possibility.”- unknown

 

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                                                          Student life: academic advising for 10-11

9th- outward bound meeting in foundation hall

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         Birthdays:  none today

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
              16 points           15 points              19 points           10 points

 

 

 

Cougar News

 

Cannon School will participate in the Kids Walk for the Cure on Friday, April 10 at 1:30 p.m. In preparation for this fun event, we have a week of spirit events in store for students.

 

Tuesday, April 7—Crazy Hat Day

Wednesday, April 8—Mismatched Shoe Day

Thursday, April 9—Backward Shirt Day

Friday, April 10—Walk Day and Cannon Spirit Shirt Day

 

 

Core Value

strategy

strategy

Shout out to all those who wore a crazy hat yesterday in honor of our race to find the cure for Diabetes.

 

Katie Cooper, Joanna Copio, Ann Fisher Lindsay, Sarah Miner, Erin Mason, and Kendall Thomas demonstrated PASSION by being so dedicated to all the planning and execution that went into the House Impetus project for The Day of Service.  Thanks!!

 

Thank you Claire Malia, Zoe Greene, and Anna Redding for “Going Beyond” by dedicating more time on Thursday afternoon for service at the Ada Jenkins Center.

 

During service day, Luke Letica noticed that the Habitat for Humanity change boxes were built wrong and taught us how to fix them, and then worked until all of the boxes had been fixed! Way to show team work, Luke!!

 

Bryce Estes showed KINDNESS to Mrs. Smith when he helped her carry the change from penny wars jar to Mrs. Newman, Thanks so much Bryce!

Proclamations

 

SENIORS –  Wrap up final details in the college choice process with college counseling on Thursday, April 9th during Student Life.  Meet in Foundation Hall.  BRING YOUR LAPTOPS, please!

Freshman, Sophomore, and Juniors: April is the month where Houses look for new leaders.  If you are good with numbers, love making new friends, have a passion for service, tutoring, or having fun….seek out your House Leaders and ask about the application process.  See Dean Booker for suggestions or information.preparing their balloons!

 

 

After the JDRF Walk this Friday,all high school advisories will have the chance to compete in a treasure hunt. Five Giant eggs will be hidden all over the Cannon’s campus and hints will given to each advisory team as to where each egg is located.  Five different prizes will be offered to the winners: $100 cash, a pizza/ Panera party, a dress down day and ice cream social. Email charley@cannonschool.org with your advisory team members. (Full participation isn’t mandatory!)  Get excited!

 

4-83AP students – AP Preadministration sessions will be taking place in Foundation Hall on April 8, 9 & 10. Students taking AP exams in May must plan to attend one of these sessions. Please bring with a you a #2 pencil. If you have any questions contact Ms Mee or Mr Segura.

 

Attention all students: please remember to bring in your JDRF donations to  your advisory. Lets hang our JDRF sneakers and show our support . Extra sneakers can be found with Mrs. Stavrakis and Ms. Harley

The GSA’s service project is Friday, April 17, the Day of Silence, a day organized to honor those who have been silenced by bullying

Tug of war

Tug of war

for their gender identity or sexual orientation (you can learn more at http://www.dayofsilence.org/). All participants (that means you guys) stay silent for an entire day to bring awareness to this, while wearing the awesome t-shirts provided by the GSA! If you buy this year’s shirt, your money will go towards an awesome organization called the Trevor Project that specifically helps LGBT+ teens.

Team unites

Team unites

 

To order a shirt, click this link: https://www.customink.com/g/hkv0-009f-jmvr. You need to put in your name and your shirt size so that we know what to order. If you’re going to order a shirt, you need to put in your information by noon on Friday, April 3. You’ll need to pay for the shirt anywhere from Monday the 13 to Friday the 17. I’ll be set up outside Foundation Hall each day during lunch to collect money; right now the shirts will be sold for $13.

 

Sophomores and Juniors:

Sweet team spirit.

Sweet team spirit.

Please register on Family Connections to meet with college admissions representatives from:

 

College Location Date
University of South Carolina 616 4/14/15 9:10 AM
University of North Carolina at Asheville 616 4/14/15 2:25 PM
North Carolina State University 616 4/27/15 12:25 PM

 

 

 

 

Limbo king

Limbo king

 

your clue is..

your clue is..

 

Attention Junior and Seniors!

 

LAST CALL: This is the last week to buy a prom ticket. All tickets are now $105.00. You must see Ms. Eury before the end of the day on Friday, April 10th, if you want a prom ticket!!

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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:  3/30, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, and 5/4. Email mbrashear@cannonschool.org.

 

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

@ nrauer@gmail.com.

ready?

ready?

 

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 mbrashear@cannonschool.org  if you are interested.

 

 

 Did You Know? DYK

* Today several sophomores are off on a college road trip with Ms Mee.

* Emily Malmstrom will present her capstone tomorrow afternoon.

* April 10th we will be walking in honor of finding a cure for Juvenile Diabetes

queen of limbo

queen of limbo

* Several students are away on a marine science field trip.

 

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:

 

Track & Field – Coed Varsity
4:00 PM
Away
Location: Charlotte Latin
Track & Field – Coed Varsity
vs Charlotte Latin
Charlotte Country Day

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Baseball – Boys Varsity
4:30 PM
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Location: Cannon School
Baseball – Boys Varsity vs Christ School

Tennis (Spring) – Boys Varsity
4:30 PM
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Location: Cannon School
Tennis (Spring) – Boys Varsity vs Charlotte Country Day