“Without mathematics, there’s nothing you can do. Everything around you is mathematics. Everything around you is numbers.” – Shakuntala Devi
Cam Dixon (8/22), Drew Balsbough, Will Combs, Jordan Cason, Madison Hendry, Whit Norton, & Ian O’Neill
Sam Lucas showed TEAMWORK when he found water leaking from the ceiling in Foundation Hall and immediately found a teacher to help get the problem fixed.
Collier Leatherman showed KINDNESS when he helped a student get their locker unjammed. Thanks so much for the help!
Collier Leatherman showed TEAMWORK when he helped a friend carry his tray through the lunch line when he when he was hurt.
Danny Kungl demonstrated KINDNESS by running an errand for a teacher during his lunch break. Thanks, Danny!
Timmy Jones showed TEAMWORK when he helped a friend carry his books from class to class after being hurt on the football field.
Payton Ryan showed TEAMWORK when he gathered up a bunch of trays and returned them to the cafeteria.
US Students: The Academic Center is now open in Room 610. This 100% quiet space is used for making up a missed test or quiz and for personal general study time. The Academic Center is proctored every block on Day 1, 2, and 3.
Please know that in order to be admitted for the block, you must arrive in the first 5 minutes of a block time. If you do so later than that, you will not be allowed to enter. This minimizes the number of interruptions for those in the Academic Center due to the opening and closing of the door.
Do not enter or use the Academic Center without a proctor present.
If any of the items left behind in the Upper School pictured above belongs to you, please see Dean Booker to retrieve them.
Auditions for Cannon Theater Company are coming up fast (Aug 25-29)! Go to www.cannonschool.org/ctc 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: https://goo.gl/forms/HhRU00ZAq7K8yEiX2
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, Juniors and Seniors: Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with College Admission Representatives from the following institutions. For a complete list of representatives visiting Cannon this semester log into Family Connections.
Haverford College – Private, Small Town, Pennsylvania, 1200 Undergrads
Gettysburg College – Private, Small Town, Pennsylvania, 2500 Undergrads
Wellesley College- Women’s College, Private, Large Town, 2300 Undergrads
Drew University – Private, Small Town, New Jersey, 1400 Undergrads
Babson College – Private, Small City/Near Boston, Massachusetts, 2100 Undergrads
Virginia Tech – Public, Large Town, Virginia, 24,200 Undergrads
Vanderbilt University – Private, Large City/Near Nashville, Tennessee, 6900 Undergrads
Hofstra University – Private, Large City, New York, 6900 Undergrads
Agnes Scott College – Colleges That Changes Lives, Private, Urban Setting, Georgia, 900 Undergrads
Randolph-Macon College – Private, Small Town/Near Richmond, Virginia, 1300 Undergrads
Davidson College – Private, Small Town/Near Charlotte, North Carolina, 1800 Undergrads
Hillsdale College – Colleges That Changes Lives, Private, Large Town, Michigan, 1400 Undergrads
University of Notre Dame – Private, Small City, Indiana, 8500 Undergrads
Rice University – Private, Large City, Texas, 4000 Undergrads
St. Lawrence University – Private, Small Town, New York, 2300 Undergrads
Tufts University – Private, Large City/Near Boston, Massachusetts, 5200 Undergrads
Vassar College – Private, Small City, New York, 2400 Undergrads
College of Charleston – Public, City, South Carolina, 10,500 Undergrads
Eckerd College – Colleges That Changes Lives, Private, Large City, Florida, 2100 Undergrads
Johnson & Wales University (Charlotte), Private, City, North Carolina, 2300 Undergrads