ADVISORY AGENDA 3.5.19

“No one knows your truth but you. If you’re secure in yourself, no one and no(thing) can touch you.” ― Brittany Burgunder

House Points

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Ben Diskin
Madison Berini

Alex Erdin showed PASSION for making, tinkering, and crafting, by disassembling a broken piece of equipment and repairing it to usable condition for his classmates.


Please congratulate Alicia Equan, Eliott Diskin, Carlton Bragg, Kaylin Slattery and Victoria Schneider who will be serving on Honor Council next year!


Calling all Cougars,
Student Council is doing a book drive for a school called Saint Anthony in Malaysia that former cougar Tim Gruber (Class of 2012) works for!!
How you can make a difference…
Our goal is to get each person in the upper school to donate 1 book. Just 1 book can change a child’s life. The drive starts this Wednesday March 6th and will conclude the following Friday March 15.
#makeadifference
Stuco ❤️



Hi everyone, my name is Sam McDermott. For my capstone I am going to be showing various Robin Williams films throughout the month of March. I will also be talking about Bipolar Depression before the movie and will be staying afterwards if you have any questions about it. This is purely to raise awareness, so it doesn’t cost anything. Every movie will start at 3:15 and will be shown in Mr. K’s movie room.

March 15th – Jumanji
March 29th – Hook


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Interested in running for a Student Council Officer (President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer, PR Rep) position?  The officers’ election date is March 13th. Campaigns open Friday, March 1st. Candidates must attend a mandatory interest meeting on February 27th at 7:45 am or February 28th at 3:15 pm in room 703. Speeches are due by 3 pm on March 11th.

As always, all campaign materials must be approved before they are posted, and any social media campaigns must be public.


Attention Sophomores and Freshmen:

Lunch & Learn: Wednesday, March 27th,  11:15 – 12:00 in The Cube

Already involved in extracurricular activities and community service?  Wishing you had a mentor in the community to offer you guidance? Looking for ways to organize your goals and ideas? Cannon graduate Davis Nelson ’16 will present a video about the value of pursuing the Congressional Award , and senior Elena Jacoby will be present to share about her journey of pursuing this award.  The Congressional Award enables young people to intentionally organize their involvement into four pillars: volunteerism, personal development, physical fitness and exploration.  To learn more about the benefits of this program please plan to attend this Lunch and Learn on Wednesday, March 27th.


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Thursday, March 7th: Studying in the UK Information Event

What:   Bristol, Durham, Newcastle, Southhampton and York Universities are hosting a college admission information event and college fair

Where: Charlotte Country Day School, 1440 Carmel Raod

When:  6:30 – 9 p.m., March 7th

Students can register at: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/best-of-u-charlotte-tickets-54759445977


Freshmen – Juniors: NACAC National College Fair

March 17th from  12 – 4 p.m. at The Park Expo and Conference Center. You can register free at https://www.nacacfairs.org/attend/national-college-fairs/charlotte-college-fair/

Over 200 colleges will be represented. See list here:  https://hub.nacacnet.org/CollegeFairDirectory?id=a0k1a00000j345gAAA


Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores are invited to sign-up onNaviance 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.

March 5th: Savannah College of Art & Design
March 14th: University of Aberdeen (England)
March 15th: Drexel University
March 25th: University of Alabama; Huntsville
March 26th: UNC Greensboro
March 28th: University of South Carolina
March 29th: Gardner-Webb University
April 11th: UNC Wilmington

 

 

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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