ADVISORY AGENDA 11.15.19 (No Drop)

“The point is not to pay back kindness but to pass it on.” -Julia Alvarez 

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Jaime Landau, John Luke Godino and Colin Bullard put their KINDNESS on display as they helped set up chairs for Community Time.

Anyia Brooks-Manning, Kenlee Griffin, Meghan Stengle, and Quentin Clarke demonstrated TEAMWORK when they helped Dean Zelaya set up Foundation Hall. THANK YOU!!

Joseph Earl Levy III and Damian Armand demonstrated KINDNESS when they returned a computer charger that was left behind by one of our visitors.

Hello, everyone!

As you heard in the community meeting yesterday, we have a brand new and exciting opportunity to tutor the lower schoolers!  We hope to have groups of 3 or 4 go to the lower schoolers Mondays through Thursdays from 3:30-4.  This is an excellent opportunity for easy, meaningful service hours.  Please sign up for any and all dates that you can help with the link below, and do not hesitate to reach out to your academic prefect with questions!

The Academic Coaching team is excited to invite YOU to the “official” Academic Coaching at Cannon (ACC) Open House on Monday, Nov. 18.  Visit Room 606 anytime during your drop to learn more about ACC and how it can work for YOU!

This event is for EVERYONE! We’ll have RAFFLE PRIZES to give away, SNACKS to help refuel your brain, and OPPORTUNITIES to connect with our awesome team of Academic Coaches.  Mark your planner right now – you don’t want to miss it!

Looking for an interesting SUMMER OPPORTUNITY? Here are opportunities to learn about a few travel, academic and service options for Summer 2020!!

November 26th during Lunch: Putney Student Travel will have a representative by the Private Dining Room in the cafeteria. Putney Student Travel offers students summer opportunities focused on Community Service, Language Immersion, Cultural Exploration, Adventure Travel, and Pre-college Enrichment. They will also be representing National Geographic Student Expeditions which offers programs for students focused on Photography, Wildlife & Conservation, Archaeology & Ancient Culture, Filmmaking, Creative Writing, Climate, and Community Service, as well as theNew York Times Student Journeys, which offers opportunities for students to explore themes prominent in Times coverage. Each journey is joined by either a National Geographic expert or New York Times journalist.

Trouble getting or staying organized?  Difficulty managing your time? Need an accountability partner to help keep your goals on track? Looking for some fresh work or study space scenery? Absences or early dismissals got you feeling behind? How can Academic Coaching at Cannon (ACC) help you push to a strong finish for Trimester 1?

Sign up for an academic coaching session (Room 606) – time slots are available this week! Our Academic Coaching team (Mrs. Weakland, Mr. Smith, Mrs. Miller, Mr. Hatcher, Mrs. Calles, and Mrs. Mattsson) are ready to support YOU in the way YOU choose!  YOU decide date and time of appointment, frequency of appointments (3x is recommended!), length of appointment, and the content of appointment.

Use the ACADEMIC COACHING QR CODES posted throughout the building and outside teachers’ classrooms to secure an appointment with one of our AWESOME Academic Coaches!

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.

11/21: Salisbury University

12/5:   Savannah College of Art and Design



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