“Your assumptions are your windows on the world. Scrub them off every once in a while, or the light won’t come in.” ― Isaac Asimov

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Dr. Graham
Gabby Barnhardt

Shout out to Olivia Wells and Harshini Gadudasu for showing KINDNESS to their teacher and grabbing her missing jacket from the Mill.

Anna Ruth auditioned for the ASTA All-State Orchestra. She made it and then competed again to make 4th chair in the whole state! I commend her COURAGE and PASSION for music.

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Students, Are you interested in world affairs? International business? International politics? Diplomacy? Are you already involved with Model UN, international service learning or travel? Would you like to be recognize for it?Be rewarded by earning the Cannon School Global Studies Certificate! Want to learn more, please contact Dr. Simard-Newman (room 509).

There is a sign-up sheet outside of Mrs. Todd’s room in the World Language hallway to participate in the Foreign Language Festival Competition at Lenoir Rhyne. The deadline to sign up is October 31st. On November 1st, you will receive an e-mail from your faculty mentor.

Author of Blue Goat: The Life Changing Power of Being Yourself

If you are a fan of Blue Goat, please see (or email) Dean Booker for an opportunity to spend time with the author, Court Creeden, during lunch on 10/30.

Seniors: The College Counseling Team will offer Drop – In Hours for Seniors in The Cube on the following dates: 10/24 and 11/7.

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.


Baylor University

Lafayette College

October 24th:

Rhodes College

Clemson University

October 29th:

Oglethorpe University

Texas Christian University

October 30th:

Hofstra University

St. Mary’s College

October 31st:

Berklee College of Music

November 1st :

Eckerd College

November 2nd:

Ringling College of Art & Design

Merrimack College

November 9th:

Birmingham Southern College

November 12th:

University of Lynchburg

Samford University

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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