“I’ll go anywhere as long as it’s forward.”— David Livingstone

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Cole Ventura demonstrated TEAMWORK when he took initiative and opened another exit door to relieve a traffic jam at the cafeteria entrance.  Thanks, Cole!

Sam Hilbish demonstrated INTEGRITY when he turned in a notebook that someone left behind.  Thanks, Sam!

Tyler Alexander, Percy Johnson, Grey Mills, Carter Otey, and Luke Thomas showed KINDNESS when they helped College Counseling carry water bottles in for the College Kick-Off!

Andie Coffey showed RESPECT when she cleaned up Rita’s that had spilled on the staircase.  Thank you Andie for cleaning up a mess that you did not make!!

Clint Harris showed great TEAMWORK when he cleaned up another student’s trash in the QUAD during lunch.

Sophie Holland demonstrated KINDNESS when she volunteered to take back several trays to the cafeteria after eating lunch in advisory.  Thanks Sophie!

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Auditions for Cannon Theater Company are coming up fast (Aug 25-29)! Go to to find more info and links to the audition signup, audition packet, and YouTube of the audition song.

Please use this link to fill out the Locker Selection Form.  We need 100% participation!

Please use this link if you are interested in leading a club:

Please be patient with cafeteria lines this week.  Follow the NEW directions below:

Cannon Cafeteria MS US

SENIORS:  College Kick-off Saturday, August 20, 2016 9:00am-12:00pm in the CPACIt is mandatory for all seniors to attend this workshop along with at least one parent from each senior’s family.  YOU MUST BRING YOUR LAPTOP! 

SENIORS – If you wish to be considered as a school nominee for the following scholarships, the application to the Cannon School Scholarship Committee is due no later than 8/24 at 3:00pm. 

Bryan Scholars (Davidson College )

Morehead-Cain Scholarship (UNC)

Park Scholarship (NC State)

Levine Scholarship (UNC Charlotte)

Find the application for school nominees on the College Counseling Haiku page under “Scholarships and Financial Aid”  Contact your college counselor if you have questions.

Sophomores and Juniors, do you want to be recognized as a World Citizen? Are you interested in global issues, World Affairs Council of Charlotte, Model UN, world travel and service learning? Earn the global studies certificate designed by Cannon School in two years. Upon completion, you will be awarded a certificate on Senior Night. Contact Dr. Simard-Newman at for more information.


Would you like to spend the first week of January in beautiful, warm Costa Rica. Would you like to practice yoga, surf, work with local school children, volunteer at a turtle rescue center? All of this is possible. There are still open spots in the Costa Rica Yoga Winterm. Explore this link: to get an idea of what is possible. Then, come to a meeting in Mr. Coggins’ room during student choice on Friday 8/ 19 to hear more about the program from Christine Stahr – a representative from TrueNature. If you want to talk about this trip before Friday, see Mr. Coggins or Ms. Hoffman. 

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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