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Jaylen Dibble showed KINDNESS when he turned in a laptop to the front desk.  WTG!!!!

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Any UPPER SCHOOL girl who plans to play GIRLS BASKETBALL this winter should make plans to attend a FINAL interest meeting in Coach Kulp’s room (612) on TODAY, Oct. 6, during Student Choice. Important details regarding practice times, game schedule, and spirit pack orders will be discussed. If you are playing basketball this winter and CANNOT attend Thursday’s meeting, please see Coach Kulp prior to Fall Break.

There will be a math club interest meeting on this TODAY (October 6th) in Room 504 during lunch. We will be playing some fun games and discussing future plans for US Math Team. Come and have fun with math!! Ma+hletes unite!

Participants are needed to represent Cannon School at the upcoming Academic WorldQuest Competition scheduled for Thursday, November 10th at the Westin Charlotte.  The competition begins at 5:45 pm and ends at approximately 9:30 pm. AWQ is a trivia competition played by teams representing area high schools with questions focusing on contemporary politics, geography, and world history. Students interested in participating should contact Mr. Kmidowski for more information.

Princeton Review SAT Prep Fall and Winter Workshops are open for registration. The Fall Course runs 10/15 until 11/19 for the 12/3 or 1/21 test. The Winter Course runs 1/21 until 2/25 for the 3/11 or 5/6 test. Detailed schedules and registration link can be found on the SAT Prep page on the Cannon website. Space is limited, so early registration is recommended.

“Interested in a Summer Study Abroad or exploring GAP Year options after high school? Come speak with a representative from ISA on Wed., Oct. 12th during lunch in the Private Dining Room. ISA High School offers summer programs through accredited foreign universities in China, Costa Rica,France, ItalyPeruand Spain. Students are able to sign-up independently, and have the opportunity to earn college credit  and volunteer hourswhile abroad.”  Open to all Upper School students. 

Seniors interested in applying for any one of the following scholarships, must submit his/her scholarship applications to Ms. Mann no later than Oct. 19th at 3:30 pm.

        Centennial Scholarship (NCSU)

        Danforth Scholars (Wash U.)

        Jefferson Scholars (UVA)

        Belk Scholarship (Davidson)

Juniors-North Carolina Governor’s School applications are due to Ms. Mann by Oct. 19 at 3:30 pm.

 Sophomores—If you are interested in being nominated to attend the HOBY Leadership Seminar, please contact Ms. Mann.  Applications (which will include a brief essay and resume) for nomination consideration will be due no later than Oct. 19 at 3:30 pm.

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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