“A person can succeed at almost anything for which they have unlimited enthusiasm.” — Charles M. Schwab

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Andrea Moore shows KINDNESS by inspiring others with her Instagram page.  It has been shared that, “she brightens my day and many other students at Cannon.”

Jordan Cason demonstrated TEAMWORK when he helped Dean Zelaya hang posters around the Upper School. Thanks, Jordan!!

Hannah Rosa, Morgan Stilphen and Gracie Ledet showed great TEAMWORK as they led the soccer team in cheering on the Varsity Volleyball Team at a tough match on Friday! Thank you girls for your leadership.



Homecoming Video


Model UN Team Members: your signed permission slips for our MUN conference at William and Mary (November 17-19) are DUE to Mrs. Shaefer FRIDAY, SEPT. 29. If you want to be included in the delegate list without risk of ending up on the wait list, please get these forms turned in. If you are planning to participate in this conference but were not in attendance at CHARMUN (where permission forms were distributed), AND if you have not turned in a Membership Contract but wish to do so, please come see Mrs. Shaefer ASAP in the English office.

Wednesday, September 28th is the make-up day for senior portraits.  Students should report to the CPAC after advisory at 8:15

There will be a meeting of all students in grades 9-12 wishing to play lacrosse for Cannon School in the spring of 2018 on Friday, September 29th at 11:15 am in Foundation Hall.  Please plan to meet Coach Schattner and Coach Cinotti at this time to find out details about the upcoming season.

10/27: Cougars On-Site Workshop for Juniors. Open to students in the Class of 2019 who are interested in finding a job or internship.  Topics covered include: Resume and Cover Letter Writing, Interviewing Skills and Networking.  This is an optional workshop presented from 9 – 2 during a school break.  A more in-depth course which will  allow students to complete a resume and cover letter, participate in a mock interview and etiquette lunch, and develop a networking contact list will be offered through the Winterm program.  Juniors who cannot take the Winterm course and are interested in the 10/27 COS Workshop must register by emailing Kristin McClanahan at  Space is limited.

Juniors:  The representative from Balfour will be on campus during lunch on September 28th.  If you are interested in ordering a Class Ring, please plan to come to the presentation in Foundation Hall at 11:15 a.m.  You will see the available rings, receive a brochure and learn about the ordering process.

Bring a picture of one of your Advisory(or more) and Calvin to Dean Booker first and earn some refreshments for your Advisory.

10-12th grades:

College Admission Representatives Visiting Cannon School: Visits are open to current seniors, juniors and sophomores.  Students should register to attend on their Family Connection site and must request permission from the teacher of the class they will me be missing before attending.
Tufts University                                9/26/17 8:40 AM
College of William and Mary           9/26/17 2:25 PM
Belmont University                          9/27/17 9:40 AM
Charleston Southern University      9/27/17 12:25 PM
Emerson College                              9/27/17 12:25 PM
Roanoke College                              9/27/17 1:25 PM
Colgate University                            9/27/17 2:25 PM
Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute     9/27/17 2:25 PM
Southern Methodist University       9/28/17 8:40 AM
Wheaton College IL                          9/28/17 8:40 AM
Vanderbilt University                       9/28/17 12:25 PM
Vassar College                                  9/28/17 2:25 PM
University of Tennessee, Knoxville  9/29/17 9:10 AM
American University                        9/29/17 2:25 PM
Furman University                           10/2/17 10:40 AM
Nova Southeastern University         10/2/17 10:40 AM
Bates College                                    10/2/17 2:25 PM
Birmingham-Southern College        10/2/17 2:25 PM
Mercer University                            10/3/17 8:40 AM
UNC Asheville                                  10/3/17 8:40 AM
Denison University                           10/3/17 9:40 AM
High Point University                       10/3/17 9:40 AM
Agnes Scott College                         10/3/17 2:25 PM
Colby College                                   10/4/17 8:40 AM
Rollins College                                  10/4/17 8:40 AM
Northeastern University                  10/4/17 9:40 AM
Salem College                                   10/4/17 9:40 AM
Emory University                             10/4/17 10:40 AM
University of Southern California    10/4/17 10:40 AM
Princeton University                        10/4/17 1:25 PM
Warren Wilson College                    10/4/17 1:25 PM
Presbyterian College                        10/4/17 2:25 PM
Virginia Tech                                     10/4/17 2:25 PM
Fordham University                         10/5/17 9:40 AM
Oglethorpe University                     10/5/17 10:40 AM
University of California, Berkeley    10/5/17 2:25 PM
Elon University                                 10/5/17 2:25 PM
Hendrix College                                10/10/17 10:40 AM
UNC Greensboro                              10/10/17 10:40 AM
Brown University                             10/10/17 2:25 PM
Carleton College                              10/10/17 2:25 PM
University of Notre Dame                10/11/17 11:50 AM
Johns Hopkins University                 10/12/17 9:10 AM
Queens University of Charlotte       10/12/17 10:40 AM
Boston College                                 10/12/17 2:25 PM
College of Charleston                      10/12/17 2:25 PM
Fairfield University                           10/13/17 10:40 AM
University of Rochester                   10/13/17 10:40 AM
Samford University                          10/13/17 1:25 PM
Barnard College                               10/13/17 2:25 PM
Hollins University                             10/16/17 12:25 PM
Worcester Polytechnic Institute      10/16/17 1:25 PM
Appalachian State University          10/16/17 2:25 PM
St. Andrews University                    10/16/17 2:25 PM
Lafayette College                             10/17/17 8:40 AM
Wofford College                               10/17/17 8:40 AM
Georgia Southern University           10/17/17 9:40 AM
Berry College                                    10/17/17 1:25 PM
University of Chicago                       10/17/17 2:25 PM
University of Richmond                   10/17/17 2:25 PM
Haverford College                            10/19/17 9:15 AM
Northwestern University                 10/19/17 9:15 AM
Auburn University                            10/20/17 2:25 PM
Washington University in St. Louis  10/20/17 2:25 PM
Embry-Riddle – Daytona Beach        10/23/17 1:25 PM
Baylor University                              10/23/17 2:25 PM
Sewanee                                           10/25/17 8:40 AM
Rhodes College                                10/25/17 12:25 PM
Hofstra University                            10/30/17 10:40 AM
Catawba College                              10/30/17 2:25 PM
St. Lawrence University                   10/30/17 2:25 PM
Lynchburg College                            10/31/17 2:25 PM
Miami University, Oxford                 11/1/17 10:40 AM
Merrimack College                           11/1/17 2:25 PM
Wittenberg University                     11/8/17 9:40 AM
Ringling College of Art and Design   11/8/17 2:25 PM
Lynn University                                11/14/17 8:40 AM

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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