“It’s better to make mistakes while trying something new than not try anything at all.” – Alexandra Friedman
Will Combs and Hampton Dickens showed INTEGRITY when they cleaned the Commons after some student left their trash behind! WTG men!
Daphne Reynolds and Andrew Ayer showed KINDNESS when they took 100 trays from the Upper School to the Cafeteria after school for Dean Booker. Many thanks!!!
Connor Peterson and Zach Reulbach demonstrated INTEGRITY when they self-reported to a teacher that they had worked together on an assignment. Way to go, Fellas!
Taylor Mock showed KINDNESS by volunteering to take a stack of trays back to the cafeteria.
Do you live a life of Honor? The Honor Council election is on 3/2! If you are interested in serving on the Honor Council, please submit a speech to Dean Booker by Monday February 27th at 3:05pm. You must agree to serve a 2 year term unless you are a Senior. There will be 1 open seat for rising 10th graders, 1 for rising 11th graders, and 3 open seats for rising 12th graders.
All students are invited to our next session of Cougars Talk today at lunch in room 616! We will be watching a few spoken word videos that recognize and celebrate Black History Month. Come watch and talk with us!
Do you want to learn how to salsa dance, eat yummy food, and earn extra credit in your Spanish class? Then come on Wednesday February 22nd to the dance studio (in the blue gym) during lunch where the Cannon dance team will be hosting salsa lessons taught by Mrs. Allgood!! Everyone is welcome and no partners are required!! Wear comfortable shoes and clothes and join us for lots of fun!!
Camp sessions for US students! Camp Cannon has a large selection of camps for US students that include topics such as: programming, writing, improvisation, service, photography, orchestra, and wrestling camps. Additionally, there are educational opportunities that include: SAT and ACT Prep courses, essay writing, Spanish, algebra, interview skills, and study skills. Be sure to pick up a camp brochure in the US office. Registration opens on March 1st.
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: College Representatives coming to Cannon. Please sign up on Family Connections to attend a session in Room 616.
2/23/17: The University of Alabama
March 8: UNC Charlotte
March 9: UNC Greensboro
March 13: University of Tampa
March 28: Salem College
3/29/17: University of South Carolina, Furman University