“Life is not about perfection. It’s about persistence.” ―
T3 House Points
Tyler Alexander, Jadon Williams, and DJ Nix demonstrated TEAMWORK when they helped Dean Zelaya rearrange the furniture in the Commons. Thanks, friends!
Charlie Barr demonstrated KINDNESS when he stopped to hold the door open for Dean Zelaya who was obviously struggling! I appreciate you, Charlie!
Carli Gordon, Alex Varghese, Amelia Andretti, Kristen Sharma, Abby Wilner, Mirabella Calabrase, Clint Harris and Muskan Uppal all demonstrated PASSION for the programs at Cannon School when they gave up their lunch to talk with the rising 9th graders about Upper School. We appreciate your wisdom, seniors!
Sara Trufant shows KINDNESS by always making sure that the coffee maker in her advisory room has water to serve the advisory members.
Claudia Joyce showed KINDNESS when she reached for the classroom clock and changed the time. Gracias!
Nathan Smith, Anna Hiza, and Carrie Underwood demonstrated PASSION for Cannon School by leading the Senior Gift Committee. Thank you for all your time and energy on this important project!!
Rebecca Henriques shows KINDNESS by always making sure that the coffee maker in her advisory room has water to serve the advisory members.
Sophomores will be working with the College Counseling team during drop periods this Wednesday, March 27th. This is a mandatory session to set up and start using the new career software, YouScience. Sophomores should report to the CUBE during drops with laptops/chargers.
I am in need of book donations for children 4-11 years old. The drive will be from March 25th to April 5th. There will be 3 donation bins setup and clearly marked around the school. So clean out any old book shelves you have and I look forward to your support.
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