“Discipline and freedom are not mutually exclusive, but mutually dependent because without discipline we would sink into chaos.” – Paulo Coelho
Caroline Carr, Noelle Nieske and Kathryn Remmey showed TEAMWORK when they collected money for the freshmen service project.
Julia Dunn showed KINDNESS when she checked to make sure a teacher was feeling well after class.
Rose Edmonson, Percy Johnson, Zack Olguin, Kevin King, Julia Liborio, and Olivia Reiff Thank you for your PASSION helping the College Counseling team with our junior program! You are so generous with your time.
Kailey Kirchmeyer-Baez showed KINDNESS by sending a gratitude note and make Cannon faculty and staff feel valued!
Club pictures for any club to be included in the Yearbook will be held Thursday, March 2 in Mrs. Morrell’s room (617) during Student Choice. If you have not already sent a picture to Mrs. Morrell and do not attend this photo session, you will not be in the Yearbook. Please plan ahead and bring your members!
Cannon Theater Company presents the musical CINDERELLA tonight, 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.
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