“Prejudice and bigotry are brought down…by the sheer force of determination of individuals to succeed and the refusal of a human being to let prejudice define the parameters of the possible.” – Condoleezza Rice
Jack McDermott and Anna Ruth Morrison demonstrated TEAMWORK, PASSION and KINDNESS when they volunteered to help at the JrK/K Accepted Student Reception before the play on Friday night. They welcomed families warmly, helped our little guests with crafts and did an awesome job cleaning up the Idea Hub! THANK YOU Jack and Anna Ruth for helping us celebrate our newest accepted students! -The Admission Team
Bryce Bell and Whit Norton showed KINDNESS when they offered to help a teacher carry stuff to her classroom.
Honor Council elections are March 6th. All speeches due to Dean Booker by March 1st by 3:05pm.
New CUSP articles are up! Get advice from the seniors, learn about a classmate’s musical talents, and read this issue’s editorial on the Time’s Up movement. www.cusponline.com
Mr. Davis is missing a USB microphone from the Music Tech Lab. It’s a Blue Raspberry mic with USB and lightning connectors. If you borrowed this, please return.
Juniors and Seniors with a love of history, service, and an cumulative unweighted 3.5 GPA are encouraged to apply for the Maggie Coleman Chapter of Rho Kappa, the National Social Studies Honor Society. Applications may be requested from Ms. Huffman or Ms. Eury, and the deadline to submit completed applications is Friday March 2nd at 3pm.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR 3 ½ HOURS ONE DAY ONLY!!! Weddington Hills Elementary has a field trip on Friday, March 16th (no classes at Cannon, parent conference day) from 9:30 – 1:00 to Wings of Eagles. They desperately need 10-15 volunteers to assist as side-walkers to horse riders, helpers on the climbing tower and helpers with a hay ride. Please email Mrs. Pinto firstname.lastname@example.org) immediately if you can help.
Lots and Lots of Items in Lost & Found.
Everything has been moved to the Commons
Please check to see if anything belongs to you.
Anything remaining at the end of the day on 2/22 will be donated to a local charity.
College Representatives Coming to Cannon School
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors: Please register on Family Connection to meet with representatives. Students are required to get permission from their classroom teachers prior to attending an informational session.
Johnson and Wales (Charlotte)
The American University of Rome
Illinois Wesleyan University
York College of PA
Florida Polytechnic University
College Counseling Upcoming Events:
March 18th: The NACAC College Fair at The Park Expo and Conference Center