“Our attitude toward life determines life’s attitude towards us.” ― Earl Nightingale
T3 House Points
Julia Van Epps, Grant Thompson, and Tamer Metwalli demonstrated PASSION for Making by spending time helping 3rd graders with their Shark Tank projects.
Model UN Team Members: if you are interested in an executive position on MUN for next school year, please email Mrs. Shaefer with some times that you are available for an interview!! Mrs. Shaefer and other members of the current exec team will conduct the interviews in the English Office over the next few weeks . We are looking for 4-6 committed members to comprise our executive board next year. Criteria: you are a rising JUNIOR OR SENIOR and have been FULLY involved in Model UN for the full academic year (though preference goes to members who have been committed for 2 years or more. We are also hosting CHARMUN next fall, so even if you are not selected for a full executive position, it is possible that you could be asked to be part of a special planning committee for our local conference. EMAIL MRS. SHAEFER ASAP to let us know you are interested!
Lower school is in need of about 2-3 volunteers to help us with our Greece Cultural Night on April 11 from 6:00-7:00pm. Volunteers will be helping to run various stations (like reconstructing the Parthenon from blocks, being a runner for our cooking station, helping parents access language apps/videos). If you are interested and available, please contact Melissa Fox, LS Dean of Studies, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Thanks!
For anyone interested in trying out for the cheer team next season, we will have an interest meeting next Tuesday, April 2nd at 4:30 pm in Coach Banks’ room (631). Parents do not need to attend and the meeting will last around 30 minutes. If you are unable to make it but still interested in being part of the squad, be sure to email Coach Banks (email@example.com).
Driver’s Ed Reminder
If you have signed up for the Spring Driver’s Ed session, please note that classes begin on TODAY at 3:15 in Foundation Hall, and end on Friday, April 12th.
As Summer Break draws nearer and nearer, one of our favorite activities is traveling. In fact, my Capstone is associated with my interest in travel through the experiences I had when I went to Ghana in 2014. April 1st until April 5th, I will be hosting a coin drive on campus as an advisory competition. In each advisory, there will be a jar where I will be accepting spare change (as well as cash if you would like). Whichever advisory donates the most money will receive FREE ADVISORY BREAKFAST.
The money will be given to a Ghanaian college student named Samuel Segla. He is starting a motivational speaking business in Ghana meant to inspire high school and college student. The funds that are raised will go towards the production of a website so he can more easily communicate with schools all across Ghana
If you have any more questions about my Capstone or Samuel Segla, feel free to e-mail me.
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Hey guys! My name is Clara Kinken and I am looking for volunteers for my Capstone! The only requirements are that you are a member of the Cannon community (teachers, faculty, and parents are all welcome in addition to students) and speak a language, other than English, fluently. I am recording videos of speakers for WikiTongues, a language preservation organization. If you are at all interested in helping me please email me (firstname.lastname@example.org) so that we can set up a time to record! Thank you!
Hello fellow cougars,
My name is Andrew Aldous. I’m a senior and I am hosting a book drive for my capstone. The book drive is to support my Eagle Project which were free community libraries at 3 public elementary schools.
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.
For our biorex, we are doing three small experiments on dogs to determine if they are left or right-pawed. The experiments will be putting tape on their nose, retrieving a treat from a kong/dog toy, and placing a treat under a chair for them to get. If you would like to volunteer your dog, we will be meeting on April 7th at 11am in front of the softball field (right next to sophomore parking). The treats provided will be free of most common dog allergies. If you are able to come, please fill out this form to make it a quicker and easier process for both you and for us!!
Thank you, Renee Boisvert and Lia Carnes
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.]
April 3rd: University of South Carolina
April 11th: UNC Wilmington
April 12th: Muhlenberg College