“No great discovery was ever made without a bold guess.”― Isaac Newton

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Henry Koehler and Tyler Chase showed KINDNESS when they hauled something heavy down the steps and out of the hallway.

McKenna Koch, Constantin Dornberg, and Zoë Smith showed TEAMWORK when they shared their stories with the new students!

Owen Koehler showed KINDNESS when he helped Dean Booker with a project!  Way to be a leader!

Julia Riley demonstrated KINDNESS when she helped a ninth grader get to his class because he was lost. Way to go!

Marques Walker demonstrated KINDNESS when he offered to hand out the textbooks in his Geometry class!  Thanks for your help!

Thank you to the Student Ambassadors who welcomed and assisted with New Student Orientation!  You did a great job showcasing your Cannon PASSION and KINDNESS to our new Upper School students! 

Lower School’s theme for 2018-2019 is “Spread the L.O.V.E (Living Our Values Everyday).  For our AE days, we will be offering passion classes in the afternoons from 1:10-2:40 on Sept 14, Nov 9, Feb 8, April 26.  We would love to invite anyone interested in working with our youngest students to join us as assistant teachers for these classes.  Please complete this form to pick class ideas in which you are interested.  When completing the form, you will also be able to pick the  grade levels you prefer to work with on our AE days.   Also note which days you can participate at the end of the form.  If you have any questions, please contact M. Fox at


Hope you guys and girls are as hyped as we are to head back to school. WE HAVE OUR HOME OPENER FOOTBALL GAME THIS FRIDAY!!!

Opponent: North Raleigh Christian

Time: 7 pm!!!

Theme: NEON ❗️💜💙💚💛🧡❤️ ❗️

PLUS: After school party on Friday from 2:30-3:00 with enough ice cream to feed the entire state of North Carolina!!! AND IT’S FREE 🤩🍦🍨


We’ll see ya there!!!!

Yours truly,

Student Council

Do you have an interest or a passion that you want to share with the rest of our student body? Have you considered starting or leading a club? If so, fill out this Google Form to propose your idea for a club in the Upper School.  Club leadership is open to ANY Upper School student.  Deadline for club proposals is 8/31 by 3pm. Club proposal form:

We will have a Club Leader meeting on 9/1 during Student Choice in Foundation Hall to ensure you all have the information you need to be ready for Club Fair on 9/8!

HOUSE IMPETUS is hosting an end of summer pre-game party this Friday, August 17th between the home soccer game ⚽️ and home football game🏈. It will be 5 dollars for ice cream, sodas, lemonade, chips and other snacks! Come support your COUGS and eat some good food at the same time. See you all there!!

 House Impetus GO BIG BLUE!

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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