ADVISORY AGENDA 12.05.17

“The basic building block of good communications is the feeling that every human being is unique and of value.”— Unknown

House Standings

Humanitas Shield 2

Humanitas Shield 2 Humanitas Shield 2

80

42

46

35

Collier Leatherman

Jack McDermott, Hannah Shiffert, Mitchell Skolaris and Luke Thomas demonstrated Cannon School PASSION and TEAMWORK when they volunteered their evenings this past weekend to help the Admission Office at Christmas in Davidson. Thank you Jack, Hannah, Mitchell and Luke! The Admission Team.

Next Thursday, December 7 during lunch, Spectrum will be hosting a discussion Domestic Violence in the Library Annex that’s open for everyone to attend!

Student Choice on Thursday 12/7: meet with your AM Winterm Teachers at the location they communicate.
Student Choice on Friday 12/8: meet with your PM Winterm Teachers at the location they communicate.

Final sale Monday-Friday on t-shirts benefitting the sea turtles in the Charleston aquarium.They are $20 and comfort colors!

Hello Everybody!

For last 2 years, I have been a founding member of the United States campaign for an International Non-Profit Organization called KITAAB (means book in Urdu) that promotes the love of reading among underprivileged children.
I believe that every child in this world should have access to storybooks to enhance their learning and bury their head into a land of mystery, joy, humor, suspense, and have fun whenever they want!
We have collected and distributed over 4500 books from book drives and help from friends and families.
I am going to India in December and have a personal goal of collecting 1000 used children’s books and $3000 so that we can cover expenses for Kitaab volunteers to take these books to needy kids all over the country.
PLEASE HELP AS I ONLY HAVE 2 WEEKS TO COLLECT THESE FUNDS.

I would really appreciate any sort of donation:) 
 
Here is the gofundme link,   

Thank you all so much for your help!  – Rohan Handa

The Cannon School Hockey Club is going to see the Charlotte Checkers play a hockey game on Saturday, December 16th at 6:00 pm.  This outing is for students and for Cannon families. The cost is $20.00 per ticket.  If you are interested in attending the game, please bring your money to Mr. Kmidowski by Friday, December 8th.

Monthly Math Seminar
When: Thursday December 7th 2017  at Lunch Where: Room 504
Did you miss last month’s math seminar? The topic was games and included dessert! Don’t miss your chance this month. Our guest speaker, Mr. Mark Heinemann, will be exposing the INFINITE beauty of the real number line.  Bring your lunch, and we will provide the entertainment and  a dessert.

 

Project Wrap-In is Coming on December 6th, 2017!

Each student is asked to bring in one new, unused gift ($5- $15) to store in homeroom the week of December 4. Students in grades 9th-12th may instead buy a gift for a young child of any age with their own gender in mind if they would like; however, keep in mind
that children benefiting from this outreach opportunity may also be teens. Additionally, students are asked to bring wrapping materials like wrapping paper, TAPE, ribbon, bows, etc.  Our hope for all students is:

  • Bring in one present ($5-$15).
  • Contribute wrapping paper and/or other wrapping supplies. Extra tape is very helpful!
  • Bring a giving and positive attitude.
  • Have fun!

We are looking forward to making a difference in the lives of many children! If
you have any questions please feel free to contact the following:
Muskan Uppal: muppal@cannonschool.org
Caroline Livingston: calivingston@cannonschool.org
Connie Stavrakas, Faculty Head of Project Wrap- In and Upper School Service Coordinator: cstavrakas@cannonschool.org

Food Truck Friday

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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