“There is no time for despair, no place for self-pity, no need for silence, no room for fear.” – Toni Morrison
JUNIORS: Student Life on TODAY with College Counseling & Dean Team. PREPARING YOUR STORY will be our theme. Please complete the interest inventories on Family Connection by noon on Feb 23 (Strength Finders, Career Interest Inventory, Do What You Are can all be found under the “about me” tab). BRING YOUR LAPTOPS!!
Animus (Dunn & Mattson advisory) meet in Mrs. Mattson’s room – Segura
Humanitas (Herder & Eury advisory) meet in Math Classroom 504 – McClanahan
Impetus (Ruddy and Reulbach advisory) meet in Math Classroom 503 – Mann
Integritas (West and Huffman advisory) meet in College Counseling Room 616 – Shandley
Cannon Theater Company presents the musical CINDERELLA tonight, Friday, and Saturday at 7:00pm! This beautiful, magical, and funny take on the fairy tale has something for everyone. Reserve your tickets in advance at https://www.onthestage.com/show/the-cannon-school/cinderella-8202/tickets
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.
On Tuesday, February 28 Cannon US students will have the opportunity to hear nationally-known author and speaker, Julie Lythcott-Haims.
Julie Lythcott-Haims served as dean of freshmen and undergraduate advising at Stanford University. She has spoken and written widely on the phenomenon of helicopter parenting, and her work has appeared on TEDx talks and in The New York Times and the Chicago Tribune. Julie holds a BA from Stanford University and a JD from Harvard Law School, and is pursuing an MFA in writing from California College of the Arts.
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.
TODAY: The University of Alabama
March 8: UNC Charlotte
March 9: UNC Greensboro, Mississippi State University
March 13: University of Tampa, Mercer University, Catawba College, The University of Arizona
March 28: Salem College
March 29: University of South Carolina, Furman University