“Every [student] learns at some point that you don’t know what you don’t know.” – Jamie Kern Lima
Gracias Katherine Calcagno and Mary Maragaret Ellis for helping a teacher hang pictures on her bulletin board!!!!!! thank you for your input!!!!!
Jahnavi Duggal demonstrated RESPECT when she stayed after in advisory to make sure all of the tables were cleaned up of the art supplies we used.
Alex Erdin, came to the aid of his physics w/ trig classmates to help them configure their computers to print Logger Pro graphs.
Joseph Hurtado and Lucas Kabasakalian showed KINDNESS when he carried furniture to help a peer needing accommodations. Way to go, Joseph!
TJ Moyer showed integrity when he tried to find the owner of lost sunglasses.
Amelia Wyatt showed passion when she wrote and got published a bilingual children’s book! Amazing!
Freshmen!!! If you are interested in serving as the Honor Council intern for 2017-2018, please see Dean Booker. All applications are due by September 8th at 3pm.
Class of 2021! Are you interested in representing your peers on Student Council? Elections will be held on the Freshman Trip. Please see Ms. Harley in room 703 to pick up an information packet. Speeches and signoffs will be due by 3 pm September 8th.
Our upcoming Fall Riding Sessions at Wings of Eagles Ranch will be starting the week of Sept 11th through Nov 3rd. We offer therapeutic horseback riding lessons to kids and adults with special needs. We have a mandatory training for NEW volunteers this coming Tuesday, September 5th from 5:00-8:00. We have several openings for volunteers! It is great for students needing service hours! No Experience needed! wingsofeaglesranch.org
Elite75Prep is looking for 10-12 volunteers for our HS Basketball Showcase which will be held September 16th (Saturday) at Cannon. They will be working the scorers table/clocks and the morning registration. The schedule will be 7:30am – 4pm. Great way to earn 8 service hours!
US student volunteer needed for BTB after school science class for JrK-1 graders on Wednesdays from 3 to 4 pm starting 9/6 and running through 11/8. Contact Ms. Brashear email@example.com if interested.
Sophomores: It is time to break in your boots for Outward Bound! Wear your boots on Friday 9/8 for House Points. See your House Leadership team for details.
Charlotte Area College Programs- mark your calendar and register in advance!
- Carnegie Mellon– Tuesday, Sept. 5, 7:30 pm
- Duke University– Thursday, Sept. 7, 7:00 pm in Rock Hill, SC
- Clemson, University of South Carolina, and College of Charleston– Monday, Sept. 11, 6:30 pm
- NACAC Performing & Visual Arts College Fair, Sunday, Sept. 24, 1 pm
- Emory University, Johns Hopkins University, the University of Notre Dame, the University of Virginia, and Washington University in St. Louis – Tuesday, Sept. 26, 7 pm
- Christian Colleges Fair– Thursday, Sept. 28, 6:30 pm
- Northeastern, Tulane, George Washington, Southern Methodist, and Notre Dame– Monday, Oct. 2, 7 pm
- MIT– Thursday, Oct. 5, 7 pm
- Johns Hopkins University– Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7 pm
- National Portfolio Day– Saturday, Nov. 11, 10 am
Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores: Please sign up through your Family Connection account to visit with College Admission Representatives visiting Cannon School. You must receive permission from your classroom teacher if you will be missing class to attend a session. If you are interested in a college, but unable to attend an event, please let your College Counselor know so he/she can collect information on your behalf.
TODAY – Bryant University, Guilford College
9/6/17 – Randolph-Macon College, Swarthmore College, Texas Christian University
9/7/17 – Drew University, Clemson University, Dickinson College, University of South Carolina
9/8/17 – Providence College
9/11/17 – Ursinus College
9/12/17 – Hampden-Sydney College, Franklin & Marshall College, The University of Georgia
9/18/17 – Duke University, Washington and Lee University, Trinity College, Christopher Newport University
9/19/17 – University of Denver, University of Vermont, University of Miami
9/21/17 – Washington College, Tulane University
9/25/17 – Villanova University
9/26/17 – College of William and Mary
9/27/17 – Emerson College, Roanoke College, Colgate University, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
9/28/17 – Wheaton College IL, Vanderbilt University, Vassar College
9/29/17 American University
10/2/17 – Furman University, Nova Southeastern University, Bates College, Birmingham-Southern College
10/2/17 – Mercer University, Denison University, High Point University, Agnes Scott College, Northeastern University
10/3/17 – Colby College, Rollins College, Northeastern University, Rollins College, Salem College
10/12/17 – Johns Hopkins University, Queens University of Charlotte, Boston College, College of Charleston
10/13/17 – Fairfield University, University of Rochester, Samford University
10/16/17 – Hollins University, Worcester Polytechnic Institute
10/17/17 – Lafayette College, Wofford College, Georgia Southern University, University of Chicago, University of Richmond
10/19/17 – Haverford College, Northwestern University
10/20/17 – Washington University in St. Louis
10/23/17 – Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University – Daytona Beach
10/25/17 – Sewanee: The University of the South, Rhodes College
10/30/17 – St. Lawrence University
10/31/17 – Hofstra University
11/1/17 – Miami University, Oxford
11/8/17 – Ringling College of Art and Design
11/14/17 – Lynn University