“Be positive. Be true. Be kind.” ― Roy Bennett
T3 House Points
Gabe Cox demonstrated TEAMWORK and KINDNESS when he helped JoeTro set up Foundation Hall for a grade level meeting. Thanks Gabe!
THANK YOU to Hannah Rosa, Kate Nelson, Brook Wesselmann, Matthew Leonard, Gabby Polsky, Gabby Holloway, Maddie Johnson, Abigail Hedgecock and Ella Ruddy for sharing your PASSION and Cougar Pride at the Accepted Student Celebration!!! Your enthusiasm and engagement with prospective students and families was AMAZING!!
Dear Cannon Community
As I reflect on my life thus far, this Cannon School Community and my time on the track team have been the most influential aspects of my life. What better way to end my time as a lifer at Cannon then participating in a community run with the people that have been beside me from the start.
Exactly one year ago my grandmother passed away after a courageous battle with Scleroderma, and one of the things she enjoyed the most was watching me run. Through this run I hope to raise awareness for Scleroderma, a terrible autoimmune condition, and raise money to hopefully find a cure for the disease that my Nana lived with for almost 25 years.
Come out to our brand new track on April 3rd at 4:00pm and run a mile as fast as you can!! Whether you want to try for a new lifetime best or just experience what it is like to race a mile it is sure to be a great time!!
All donations will go to the scleroderma foundation, suggested donation $10.00, and you will walk away with hopefully a new personal best in the mile!! The winner will also receive a pair of Maui Jim sunglasses, donated by our event sponsor, University Eye Associates!
Please consider coming out and “Running Hard for a Scleroderma Cure!”
If you can attend please let me know as I would like to give our timer, aka Coach Campbell a head count the week before the event.
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.
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 15th: Drexel University
March 25th: University of Alabama; Huntsville
March 26th: UNC Greensboro
March 29th: Gardner-Webb University
March 29th: James Madison University
April 3rd: University of South Carolina
April 11th: UNC Wilmington