“Stop looking backwards. Your life isn’t there anymore. It’s HERE. Right NOW. Embrace TODAY and create your future.” -Jon Gordon
Charlie Carr exhibited KINDNESS when he returned a faculty member’s name badge.
Quentin Clarke, Yiorgo Diatzikis, Chase Hensley and Robert Walley demonstrated COURAGE when sharing honest, critical, in-person course feedback with a teacher.
A big thank you to Mary Margaret Ellis for demonstrating TEAMWORK by taking the advisory Keurig home and thoroughly cleaning it. Our hearts and coffee mugs are very thankful!
Adam Parks demonstrated PASSION when he worked with the College Counseling team to create our new logo! A HUGE shout out and thank you to Adam for creating this for us!
Did you Know?
Anxiety Disorders are the most common mental health diagnosis in the country. An estimated 31.1% of U.S. adolescents and adults experience an anxiety disorder at some time in their lives- National Institute of Mental Health.
Good News! Anxiety Disorders Can Be Managed! Unfortunately, many people think they are alone and that nothing can help, so they suffer in silence.
Want to help reduce the stigma & learn more? Join us:
Understanding & Managing Anxiety
Lunch & Learn Series
Tuesdays, Nov. 19 & 26 Dec. 3, 10 & 17 (Come to one or all 5 sessions)
Open to anyone interested in better understanding & supporting anxiety and anxiety disorders
of their own or people they care about.
Presented by Hillman Brown, LPC (Licensed Professional Counselor) & Anne Hoffman, US Counselor
You Are Not Alone Cannon Peer Support Team
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 located 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