ADVISORY AGENDA 10.23.19 (No Drop)

“Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen.” -Winston Churchill

Gossage Cup

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Gabby Barnhardt, Eli Snodgrass and Dr. Graham

Eliott Diskin showed KINDNESS for cleaning off the unit circle in room 504.

Matthew Stillwagon demonstrated TEAMWORK when he stayed after class of his own volition to straighten desks and clean up trash left behind by his classmates.

Kenlee Griffin demonstrated TEAMWORK when he used part of his writing time in English class to help his classmates set their essays up in MLA format.

Hey Cougs! Our own Amanda Sambach, state medalist in yesterday’s NCISAA girls’ golf championship, is a contender for the Charlotte Observer player of the week! Go NOW to and vote, because voting ends today and we want her to win! And congrats to her and our entire girls golf STATE CHAMPIONS!!!

Students for Constitutional Government will meet on Friday, October 25th from 11:15am to 12:00pm in Foundation Hall. Our guest speaker, Dean Booker, will be discussing individual rights.

Please join us TODAY for a conversation about leadership with Mr. Charles Witherspoon.  All are welcome in Foundation Hall during lunch!

There will be a FINAL informational session for all students enrolled in an AP/AT course TODAYin the CPAC during Student Choice.

AP/AT Exam Registration will close on Friday, October 25. If you haven’t already done so, please complete the “AP/AT Exam Opt In” Google Form ASAP.

Please contact Mrs. Kulp ( with any additional questions.

A note from Taylor Denby: I have misplaced my AirPods. They are normal white AirPods with “Taylor Denby” on the front of the charging case in small print. If you find them please let me know asap.


Taylor Denby

Attention Upper School students! Cannon is making a mini-movie for marketing purposes and we need YOU! We will be shooting a scene on Wednesday, Oct. 23 on the Green from 3:15 – 5:15 PM (weather permitting). This will be worth TWO service hours, but you must be able to commit for the entire time. Plus, you get to be on the LAWN. If you are interested in participating, please e-mail Mrs. Reiss at and she will give you details.

Calling all Cannon Students! The Cannon School Student Council is in search of students to join the Student Council Volunteer Corps. It’s fun, easy, and a great way to meet people across all grades! The volunteer group will be called upon to help with fulfilling Student Council service projects and initiatives. This is a great opportunity to gain community service hours and gain leadership experience. You can help where and when you want! This is a perfect way to see behind the scenes of Student Council and can propel you to run for an elected position in the future! If you are interested in this phenomenal opportunity, please fill out the short form below to join!

Student Council Volunteer Corps sing-up form:

Seniors, Juniors and Sophomores are invited to sign-up on Naviance 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. Students who need assistance accessing their Naviance account or registering for college visits should contact their college counselor.

10/23:  The University of Arizona, Rhodes College, Clark University and University of Richmond

10/24: Chapman University and Loyola University Maryland

10/25: Trinity College and University of St. Andrews

10/28: Merrimack College

10/29:  Texas Christian University, University of North Carolina Greensboro and Boston College

10/30: Eckerd College

11/4:    Gettysburg College and Birmingham Southern College

11/5:    Hofstra University and Montreat College

11/6:    Lynn University

11/7:    University of Delaware

11/21: Salisbury University



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