“Life is like riding a bicycle. To keep your balance, you must keep moving.” ― Albert Einstein
Thank you for Annabel Barr for showing KINDNESS to some of our new students from her hometown!
Amelie Kadackal shared her passion for learning by letting the upper school know about NC Governor’s School. Thank you!
Emmaleigh Northrup demonstrated KINDNESS when she sent a thank you note to an email following a presentation. Way to go!
DJ Nix showed KINDNESS when he helped many other students that had trouble graphing data on their computers
Students interested in playing men’s lacrosse for Cannon in the spring of 2019 should plan to meet with Coach Schattner on Thursday, Sept. 6 at 11:15 am in the Library Annex. Details about the upcoming spring season will be discussed.
Any student interested in have a PRIMO parking space for the year, and supporting the Class of 2019’s gift…email Dean Booker with a bid. Deadline is September 7th at 3:15.
Attention Sophomores! It is time to break in your boots for Outward Bound! Wear your boots on Friday 8/31 and Friday 9/7 for House Points. Show your Advisors your boots and have them email Dean Booker with the totals!!!!!
FRESHMEN: If you are interested in working with the Honor Council, applications are available from Dean Booker. Deadline for submission is: Sepember 7th at 3:15pm.
For students interested in being math tutors: Mathnasium of North Charlotte is hiring! Come and share your math expertise. Mathnasium is a math-only learning center that helps kids catch up, keep up, and get ahead in math.
We offer part-time, flexible instructor positions working with students K-12. We are located in North Charlotte only 10 minutes from Cannon.
Students: We will have videographers on campus on Thursday, September 6. Please dress up for the day.
Auditions for Cannon Theater Company’s winter musical “The Drowsy Chaperone” are happening September 4 and 11 (with some additional dates/times available for fall athletes.) All interested students grade 8-12 should follow the four steps/links below, which will also be accessible soon at www.cannonschool.org/ctc:
Step 1: Sign up here for one acting/singing time slot and one dancing time slot.
Step 2: Fill out this online audition form.
Step 3: Find audition instructions, scripts, and sheet music, here. It’s a google drive document that should be accessible by any Cannon student.
Step 4: Follow these YouTube links to hear recordings of the audition songs; male auditioners will sing “Accident Waiting To Happen,” (0:00-0:47) and females will sing “As We Stumble Along” (0:00-1:02.)
If you have any additional questions, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Seniors: The College Counseling Team will offer Drop – In Hours for Seniors in The Cube on the following dates: 9/18, 10/3, and 11/7.
(Please make note of this change in your planner) There will also be a College Application Workshop on 10/10 from 9 – 11:15 a.m. in the CPAC
College Admission Events in the Charlotte Area:
9/16: Carnegie Mellon University will host an afternoon program. Register to attend. 2 – 3 p.m. Charlotte Marriott SouthPark, 2200 Rexford Rd.
9/26: Tulane University will host an evening program. Register to attend. 7 – 8:30 p.m. Providence Day School, 5800 Sardis Rd.
9/26: Belmont University: will be hosting an information session at Charlotte Christian School (7301 Sardis Rd., Charlotte, NC 28270) at 6:00 PM for high school juniors and seniors from the Charlotte area. It’s a great opportunity to learn more about Belmont, the application process, scholarships and financial aid, and address any questions that you may have. You may register via this link.
Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores are invited to sign-up on Family Connection to visit with College Admission Representatives coming to Cannon School. Students must get permission from their classroom teachers prior to attending an admissions event. Log into your Family Connection account to learn more about the colleges, find out visit times and register to attend. Visits will be held in The Cube or College Counseling Offices.
Virginia Commonwealth University
University of South Carolina
University of Georgia
St. Lawrence University
Washington University in St. Louis
University of Notre Dame
East Carolina University
Christopher Newport University
University of St. Andrews
St Michael’s College
Wake Forest University
University of Tulsa
Palm Beach Atlantic University
High Point University
Agnes Scott College
University of Rochester
University of Richmond
College of Charleston
University of Mary Washington
Johnson & Wales University
University of Chicago
University of Pennsylvania
University of Miami
The American University in Paris
Southern Methodist University
Worcester Polytechnic Institute
Randolph Macon College
Appalachian State University
Illinois Wesleyan University
Nova Southeastern University
Queens University of Charlotte
Texas Christian University
St. Mary’s College
Berklee College of Music
November 1st :
Ringling College of Art & Design