“Life is too short to wake up with regrets. So love the people who treat you right. Forget about those who don’t. Believe everything happens for a reason. If you get a chance, take it. If it changes your life, let it. Nobody said life would be easy, just promised it would be most likely be worth it.” -Harvey Mackay
Jack Christman demonstrated KINDNESS when he cleaned up a mess left behind by another student.
Morgan Stilphen demonstrated TEAMWORK when she shared a quizlet she created with her entire Stats class.
Many, many thanks to the following students who showed COURAGE by helping out with the filming of the Cannon movie – Kendyl Lauher, Colin Gacek, Sara Trufant, Sammie Johnson, Emily Busby, Ella Ruddy, Hannah Denby, Taylor Denby, Elliot Diskin, and Taylor Geist.
On October 30th, November 4th and 5th, after school there will be a great chance for anyone to get service hours. Come to the cube and help rearrange the college banners for quick and easy service hours! Hope to see you there!
TRUNK OR TREAT!!! Come out TODAY AFTER SCHOOL to the parking lot at 3:00 and get some treats! It is an ALL HOUSE EVENT so come out and support in preparation for House Games on Thursday!!
CTC’s Fall Shows Are Here!
Cannon Theater Company’s Fall One-Acts will be performed next Thurs Nov 7, Fri Nov 8, and Sat Nov 9 at 7:00pm. The evening will begin with “An Incomplete History Of Theater”, an original play with music dreamed up by our endlessly creative and courageous troupe of CTC performers. It’s a funny and fast-paced 45-minute tour through theater history from the Greeks to the present. After a brief intermission we’ll present Stephen Gregg’s “Wake-Up Call”, a dizzying and darkly funny plunge into the teenage psyche designed to keep you guessing at every turn. Don’t miss the chance to experience what’s possible when over 40 students collaborate to create a one-of-a-kind theatrical experience!
Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:
Please be aware of the unusual time for the College Representative Visit from Northwestern University. Due to House Games the only time the representative could come to Cannon School is at 12 noon on October 31st. The representative will meet with students in The Cube. If you have not yet registered on Naviance Student to attend this session but would like to, please do so today.
School Year Abroad (SYA) – Students interested in learning about SYA’s summer programs are invited to meet with a representative on Wednesday, October 30th, at 9:40 a.m. in The Cube. SYA offers programs in China, France, and Spain. The SYA Summer five-week experience consists of four weeks of language and culture lessons – both in and outside of the classroom, excursions and community-based activities, and a meaningful homestay with a local family. The fifth week is devoted to travel, allowing students to explore more of the country they will soon be calling their “second home.”
Need more mystery in your life? More drama? More of your English teachers? Then grab your lunch and see your English teachers do a table read of the play, Trifles. Room 612 on Tuesday, October 29. Everyone is welcome!
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.
10/29: 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