“Not everything that is faced can be changed; but nothing can be changed until it is faced.” -James Baldwin

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 Jenny Howard

Nathan Smith & Ellen Loflin showed TEAMWORK when they designed the handout for Curriculum Night,  Many thanks!!!!

Caroline Carr showed PASSION for serving others when she gave up her lunch period for listen to members of a nonprofit organization and seek ways we can partner with them. Way to go Caroline.

Patrick Dodds Showed KINDNESS when he held a door open for someone who had her hands full.

Jaime Landau showed KINDNESS when he held the door open for Mrs. Ramsey at lunch time. Thank you!

Gabe Ortiz and Tamer Metwalli demonstrated teamwork when they moved a chair to the commons.

Will Exson, Maya Campbell, and Symone Walker showed COURAGE when the helped our community learn about black experiences at Cannon School during Cougar’s Talk.


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.

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.

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.

February 28:
Johnson and Wales (Charlotte)
March 5:
UNC Greensboro
March 12:
Furman University
March 19:
The American University of Rome
Angelia Ruskin University, Cambridge, England
University of Kent, Canterbury, England
Trinity University, San Antonio, TX
Illinois Wesleyan University, Bloomington, IL
York College of PA
March 20:
Florida Polytechnic University, Lakeland, Fl
Grand Canyon University, Phoenix, Arizona
Presbyterian College, SC
St. Bonaventure College, NY
March 22:
UNC Wilmington

College Counseling Upcoming Events:

March 18th: The NACAC College Fair at The Park Expo and Conference Center


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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