ADVISORY AGENDA 8.28.20 (Science Drop)

“If you are facing a new challenge or being asked to do something that you have never done before don’t be afraid to step out. You have more capability than you think you do but you will never see it unless you place a demand on yourself for more.” -Joyce Meyer 

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Tucker Kelley showed KINDNESS when he helped Mrs. Otey deliver important items to her office. Thank you, Tucker!

Lizzy Clark demonstrated RESPECT when she emailed a teacher to tell her she’d be late to class because of an appointment. Thank you, Lizzy!

Deven Dighe showed KINDNESS when he’s showed Dean Booker how to use the 3D printer in the MiLL.

Charlie Ferris showed KINDNESS when he picked up Olivia Well’s material and made a home delivery. WTG, Charlie!!!!

Meg Crosbie displayed TEAMWORK as she helped a student in Spanish class with technology (how to download a video recording)

Caeden Otey displayed RESPECT as he held the front door open when a teacher was carrying a lot of school materials

Madison Hardy and Mrs. Stavrakas

***Upper School Choir practices outside, listen here

Cannon Theater Company fall auditions on Zoom, Thursday and Friday afternoon!

Auditions for CTC’s production of “She Kills Monsters” by Qui Nguyen will take place in 20-minute time slots on Zoom this Thursday and Friday afternoon! To sign up, go to! This production will be rehearsed and filmed after school this fall, both remotely and on-site (outdoors), culminating in a film that will be streamed for a limited time in November. Auditions for our winter production of “The Sound Of Music” will also be happening this fall. More info soon! Please watch this video on Race and Casting

Do you like kids?  Are you 16?  Work with the After School Program and make $12/hour!

Contact for more information.

Link to the CUSP (Cannon Upper School Paper):

Breakfast items, bottled beverages, ice cream, chips and snaps are available in the Dining Hall 7:30-9:45 and then re-opening 12:45-2:30. Please remember to practice social distancing if there is a crowd in that space.

***Re-enrolled students***If you still have your badge from last year, it still works to open the doors and access printers. Please bring it to school if you have not already.

SENIORS: To learn more about Cannon’s Nomination Process for Competitive Scholarshipsplease review these two documents:

The first application deadline is September 8th: Morehead Cain Scholarship (UNC) and Bryan Scholarship (Davidson College)

Seniors & Juniors are invited to sign-up in SCOIR for Zoom meetings with College Admission Representatives. Sessions will be during lunch and office hours. Check SCOIR for the most up-to-date listing of college representative visits and click HERE for full registration directions.


9/1:       Skidmore College; Franklin & Marshall College

9/2:       Stetson University, Wofford College, East Carolina University; Virginia Commonwealth University

9/3:       Appalachian State University; Washington University in St. Louis

9/4:       University of Chicago; Bates College; Allegheny College; Emerson College

9/8:       University of Richmond; Mercer University; Bowdoin College

9/9:       Baylor University; George Washington University

9/10:     UNC – Wilmington; Vanderbilt University

9/11:     Roanoke College; Drew University; Furman University; Southern Methodist University

9/15:     Emory & Henry; Providence College: Berry College; University of Alabama

9/16:     Denison University; College of Charleston

9/22:     Dickinson College; Rochester Institute of Technology; Miami University (OH); Duke University

9/23:     Texas Christian University; Clemson University

9/24:     Gettysburg College; Trinity University (TX)

9/25:     Butler University; William & Mary; Guildford College

9/29:     Northeastern University; Chapman University

9/30:     University of South Carolina

10/1:     University of Massachusetts (Lowell); Davidson College

10/7:     NC State University; George Mason University

10/8:     The American University in Paris

10/21:   University of Arizona



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