“I don’t run away from a challenge because I am afraid. Instead, I run toward it because the only way to escape fear is to trample it beneath your feet.”- Nadia Comaneci
Follow day 1 schedule English Drops
Birthdays: 10/12 Allison and Timothy Bunten, Philip Jewell 10/13 Sarah Dockery 10/14 Amanda Unneberg 10/15 Katie McClanahan
Ann Fisher Lindsey used her entire drop to help another student with her Spanish project. What KINDNESS!!
Alex Dahan, Andrew Newman, and Tanner Cindric demonstrated TEAMWORK when they helped reattach the banner hanging in the hallway.
Derek Gordon and Aspen Stevanovski showed KINDNESS when they volunteered to return trays to the cafeteria to make sure our school looked beautiful for Open House. Thanks for the helping hand
Ryan Emerson showed KINDNESS to two approaching faculty members.
Chris Gaskin demonstrated KINDNESS when he helped another student pick up all her pencils and pens that had fallen out of her pencil case. Thank you, Chris!
Tyler Haritan helped teachers pick up a stray water bottle someone else had left behind.
Kevin King demonstrated KINDNESS when he helped a teacher move a large item in her classroom. Thanks so much, Kevin!
Erin Norton showed INTEGRITY when she looked away and covered her ears when another student began to discuss a test that Erin hadn’t yet finished. WTG, Erin!
Shout out to all teachers for making our school look amazing for open house Thursday. Our home looked wonderful!
Freshmen, Sophomores and Juniors: Please report to your testing rooms tomorrow no later than 8:05. Room Assignments will be posted on the school entry way doors. Please check your email later today for final reminders.
Ever dreamed of owning your own restaurant? This Thursday, October 17th come meet Career Lunch & Learn speaker John Dressler, owner of Dressler’s Restaurants in Birkdale Village & Metro Charlotte. US Library Annex
Join us in celebrating Spirit Day in a stand against bullying and to show support for LGBT youth. Since 2010, individuals, schools, organizations, corporations, and public figures wear purple, which symbolizes ‘spirit’ on the rainbow flag.
STUDENT HUNGER DRIVE HOUSE COMPETITION HAS BEGUN!!
Bring in canned goods of any kind (no ramen, please) from now until Wednesday, October 30th at 3:00pm.
Put your cans in the bins in your House classrooms:
Animus- Wang Humanitas- Todd Impetus- Zelaya
The house with the most cans will be announced at House Games on Thursday, October 31st. Winning house will receive a dress down day & house points! Link to video of students singing at Student Hunger Drive Kick-Off Event at 2nd Harvest Food Bank on Monday:https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=658124660888&l=743240488315011150
Anyone interested in being involved in the Black History Month Assembly contact Ms. Wittman @
MWittman@cannonschool.org (and be aware of the spelling). First meeting will be announced soon.
College Application Workshop on Wednesday, October 16. ARRIVE AT SCHOOL NO LATER THAN 8:30AM Check in at the US Library Breakfast will be served. Bring all your application materials and questions. Bring checks payable to Herff Jones for graduation supplies. If you are interested in doing a mock interview, let Ms. Shandley know no later than noon on Tuesday, October 15.
Juniors, Seniors: The Princeton Review SAT Prep course can help students determine strengths and weaknesses, develop a study plan, and gauge progress. Offered two times during the school year (Fall and Winter), both courses are open for registration at
www.cannonschool.org/satprep. Space is limited, so please register early.
After School Events:
Location: Wesleyan Christian Academy
Golf (fall) Girls vs Wesleyan Christian
Location: Cannon School
Volleyball – Girls Varsity vs Hickory Grove