“Live your life as a curious student and you will discover how fascinating it is.” ― Elena Ornig

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Carter Rice

Gabby Barnhart showed KINDNESS when she picked up trash in the freshman hallway. Thank you helping keep our school clean.

Allison Abel, Daphne Reynolds, Jackson Lods, Mudi Tokunboh and Leah Shaw showed PASSION when they dominated Envirothon and advanced to the state level!  If you see them today give them a high-five!

Any Senior wishing to perform at Senior Night must come to auditions on April 16th after school.  Location: TBD

Please email/speak with Dean Zelaya or Mrs. Otey if you plan to audition!

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There will be an NAHS meeting in the Art Studio Friday (4/5) at 11:30. All NAHS members should be there to talk final service opportunities and our induction ceremony.

Look forward to seeing you all Friday!

This Thursday, April 4th, College Counseling will be presenting on the major competitive scholarships like Morehead-Cain (UNC), Jefferson (UVA), and Belk (Davidson). If you’re at all interested in hearing about these processes – there is an internal and an external process for most of these – please come hear our presentation. Most of the applications for these scholarships are due soon after we return to school in the fall. Hearing now what you’ll need to do will be helpful as you plan how best to prepare and compete for these scholarships. We will meet in the CUBE!

Mark Miller
Singer/Songwriter/Teacher/Guitarist from Atlanta, GA
Performing in Nashville, TN tonight
AND Cannon School on Friday
11:15 in the cafeteria

River Run Country Club is looking for someone to perform court maintenance duties (such as brushing and lining the 9 clay courts) each day between the hours of 3 PM and 6 PM (any 2 hour period within this time frame). There are also early morning  hours available on the weekends. For more information, e-mail

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!

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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  Thanks!

Image result for capstoneWhat’s up ballers. Michael Elrod and I will be hosting a 3 man basketball tournament on April 20th at 12pm as part of our capstone. Entry fee is 5$ per person and it will be played at the Skybrook basketball courts. All of the proceeds will go towards sports equipment for the Boys and Girls Club of Charlotte. The Winners of the tournament will receive 50$ in Chili’s gift cards.

Hope to see you there.

Hi, my name is Gillian Ventura, and I am partners with Caitlyn Kunkle for our Capstone project. We are hosting a “Mental
Health Free Night of Passion and Relief” Talent Show at 7:00pm on April 14th in the New Middle School Building. We are showcasing our talented students to the audience, along with having a discussion on mental health and
how it impacts our community. We are looking for students to sign up and take part in performing on the CPAC Stage.
This event will go on for about an hour and a half, so please come out and support! If you are interested in performing any passion or talent of yours,
please email me at!

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.

👇 👇 👇 👇 👇

Joseph Guasco

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 11th: UNC Wilmington

April 12th: Muhlenberg College



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