“ There’s a lot of talk these days about giving children self-esteem. It’s not something you can give; it’s something they have to build.” ― Randy Pausch
Gabby Barnhardt, Will Zandhuis, Carter Otey, Alicia Equan, Akshi Kumar, Deuce Rolle, Emerson Evans, and Alex Erdin all demonstrated COURAGE when they agreed to meet and have lunch with all 3 of the Associate Dean of Students finalists. Thanks for your help, friends!
Just a reminder to bring your “kindness gestures” for Mr. Riley to Mrs. Mattsson by Monday February 4th! Swing by her room (630) if you have any questions.
Juniors and Seniors interested in applying for Rho Kappa, the National Social Studies Honor Society, who have a 3.5 unweighted GPA and meet additional requirements may request an application from Ms. Harley (firstname.lastname@example.org) no later than 4 February 2019 at 3 pm. For more information, speak with any Social Studies teacher.
Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores are invited to sign-up on Naviance Student 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 Naviance Student 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.
January 30th: Campbell University
February 7th: University of Alabama
February 12th: Catawba College
March 5th: Savannah College of Art & Design
March 15th: Drexel University
March 25th: University of Alabama; Huntsville
March 29th: Gardner-Webb University
April 11th: UNC Wilmington
The Halfway There winter dance is right around the corner on Saturday, Feb. 2nd! This year’s dance is a semi-formal winter ball with the theme “ A Wintery, Starry Night.” We hope to have lots of surprises throughout the evening as we celebrate our community and dance the night away. Join DJ Phalse iD for a fabulous dance, great desserts, and a night of fun and entertainment! Seniors will need to plan to arrive by 6:00pm while all others should arrive starting at 7:00pm.
Tickets will go on sale today, Wednesday, January 23rd. Pre-order ticket sales officially end on Thursday, January 31st because we have to have a final count for food. The tickets are $12 in advance from January 23rd-January 31st and $15 if you are late to purchase including buying tickets at the door. You may get tickets by responding to the Google form that will be sent to your Cannon email account. For your convenience, you may choose to bill your account for the cost of the ticket. See Ms. Eury for more details or if you have any questions!
Rustic Pathways will be on campus January 30th during lunch to share information on service, education and adventure programs for Summer 2019! Many Cannon students have participated in Rustic Pathways programs and have had wonderful experiences. Stop by outside of Foundation Hall to learn more! Rusticpathways.com