ADVISORY AGENDA 1-23

“Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.” – Theodore Roosevelt

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John Besh and Azlynn Anderson demonstrated INTEGRITY when they cleaned up the Commons after students left a bunch of food, wrappers, and water bottles behind.

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This Friday, January 27th, after your Cannon Cougars take on Covenant Day in basketball, STUCO is putting on our annual R.A.V.E (Radical After Victory Extravaganza)!!!!!!What: RAVE with fun dancing and hype music Where: Auxiliary Gym When: after the game-10pm Attire: NEON NIGHT. Please come out and support your Cougs!! We will be selling RAVE tickets for only $2 at the game 🙂

Some college scholarships are very competitive, and require a nomination, an application, resume, and an interview process. If you are interested in learning about competitive scholarships and best practices to prepare to compete for these prestigious opportunities, come to a Lunch & Learn on Thursday, Jan. 26 during lunch in Foundation Hall.

If you are looking for a language and cultural immersion program this summer, with the added component of volunteerism and service, then ISA may be a great fit for you! Or maybe you are thinking of taking a gap year. With programs in China, France, Italy, Spain, Costa Rica, and Peru, the experience of a lifetime awaits you! Come chat with a representative from ISA during lunch in the private dining room on Tuesday, Feb. 7 from 11:15-noon.  

Students interested in parking on campus must go to the following link (if you have not done so) and fill out the form, then see Dean Booker: https://goo.gl/yfXgmz

Juniors and Seniors with a love of history, service, and a cumulative unweighted 3.5 GPA are encouraged to apply for the Maggie Coleman Chapter of Rho Kappa, the National Social Studies Honor Society. Applications may be requested from Ms. Huffman or Ms. Eury, and the deadline to do so is Friday 27 January. Applications are due Monday 6 February.

Curious about GAP Year Programs? Attend the USA GAP Year Fair, Sunday, Feb. 12 from 3-6 PM (presentation 3-3:45 PM) at Providence Day School. The fair will provide you and your parents with a broad exposure to the variety of gap year programs that emphasize experiential education and personal growth through travel, language immersion, directed study, outdoor adventure, community service, and/or internships.  

Registration is open for two new BTB classes for US students! Etiquette: Everything You Wanted to Know But Were Afraid to Ask and Don’t Be A Wallflower: Prom Prep. Both classes meet during lunch for 5 days. For details or to register visit www.cannonschool.org/btb

Mrs. Brashear is now accepting applications for students (ages 16+)who are interested in working as a Jr. Counselor at Camp Cannon 2017. Applications are available in the US office. Deadline to apply is 1/20.

Halfway There is a special night to honor and celebrate our beloved class of 2017 and it is right around the corner on Saturday, Feb. 4th! This year’s dance is a semi-formal with a Winter theme. We hope to have lots of surprises throughout the evening as we celebrate our seniors. Join DJ Phalse iD for a fabulous dance, great snacks, and a night of fun and entertainment!  Seniors will need to plan to arrive at 6:00pm while all others should arrive starting at 7:00pm. Tickets will go on sale today, Monday, January 9th. Ticket sales officially end on Friday, January 27th because we have to have a final count for food. The tickets are $10 in advance from January 9th-January 27th and $15 if you are late to purchase including buying tickets at the door. You may get tickets from Halfway There committee members and their representatives when they come to your advisory, or you may purchase at any time from Ms. Eury in room #701. Tickets will also be available for purchase next week outside of Foundation Hall during lunch. For your convenience, you may choose to bill your account for the cost of the ticket.

 

 

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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