“Keep away from people who belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.”— Mark Twain


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Happy Birthday:

Hailey Rosa

Core Values:

Tyler Bell and Will Exson showed TEAMWORK when they helped our Admissions office inform other schools about Cannon!  #dynamicduo

Grayson Herrera showed TEAMWORK by sharing his supplies with a fellow student and staying after class to help clean up the classroom.

Rachel Parks showed KINDNESS when she cleaned up a spill in the hall that was left by another student.

Public Proclamations:

Leadership Lunch TODAY: Mr. JD Phillips teaches us about Accountability.  Everyone is welcome!

Monday! Kathy Cramer will be on campus to help us think about ABT.  Any students (or faculty) interested in learning to LEAD Positive are welcome to join us for lunch in Foundation Hall after Kathy’s keynote during Student Life.

Juniors – The process for Governor’s School is beginning. If you would like more information about this amazing educational summer program please come to 616 on Friday, October 2 during Student Choice.

Cannon School’s first blood drive will be Oct. 1, and the link to sign-up to donate is:  I’d love to have a larger donor population than we’ve ever had, so please sign-up if you feel compelled to do so.  If you should have any questions, please either email Mrs. Stavrakas or stop by her room 611 in the Upper School.

Upcoming College Admissions Visits:

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives.
TODAY: College of William and Mary, Scripps College, Denison University, Haverford College, Emory University, University of Richmond, University of Tulsa, University of Georgia, Wesleyan University

Don’t miss out! Space is limited for the Princeton Review SAT Prep courses offered at Cannon School meeting on Tuesday and Thursday evenings and select Saturdays. The Fall Course runs from 10/17 – 11/21 and is for those students who want to take the current format test; the Winter Course runs from 1/23-2/27 and is for those students who plan to take the new format test. The cost is $450. More details and registration link can be found on the Cannon website’s SAT Prep page.

Volunteers needed for BTB Soccer for Tots! Come outside and play with the Jr K soccer kids on Mondays from 1:15 – 2:10 p.m. Volunteer for one or more dates: 9/28, 10/5, 10/19, 10/26, and 11/2. Email Mrs. Brashear at           



About The Dean Team

Student Life: Our passion is to know our students, create an unforgettable high school experience, celebrate student achievement; and to empower every student to know themselves, own their actions, seek adventure, conquer challenges, lead others, and pursue balance.
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