“When we give cheerfully and accept gratefully, everyone is blessed.” -Maya Angelou
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Esther Burlington demonstrated KINDNESS by taking Mr. Z a coffee when he needed it.
Will Butow demonstrated COURAGE when he spoke up against an anonymous bully. Will, you’re a hero for standing up against cruelty!
Sydney Wood, Maya Goldsberry, Rebecca Jones, Nick Reulbach, Matthew Leonard and Mary Margaret Ellis demonstrated TEAMWORK when they gave up part of their Social Studies drop to talk to freshmen in New Student Seminar.
Thanks to Kenlee Griffin, demonstrating TEAMWORK, for setting up his laptop to use as the class zoom since his teacher was teaching from home.
Olivia Olson demonstrated TEAMWORK when she wrote a guide for students in PSE History. Thank you so much, Olivia!
Kudos to Sam Davis IV, Luke Fox and Grant Mills for demonstrating superb TEAMWORK. They are always making sure their teammates on the football field know all the blocking schemes and plays.
***New Student Seminar-Art Drop*** Please report to the Commons after check-in with your instructor. Mr. Booker will present information about Honor Code.
***Hey Everyone! I am Eliott Diskin and I am working on a project to recycle the lunch containers that our school is using this year. I am looking for people who would be interested in helping me collect the containers during office hours. I especially need help from someone in Maroon week. The containers will be washed and donated to Envision Charlotte who will recycle them into face shields for healthcare workers. If you’re interested, please email me at email@example.com
***Students interested in working with the Honor Council this year…please fill out the form at the following link.
The sign up for Science Olympiad is officially out! Science Olympiad is a STEM competition in which teams of two compete in events ranging from anatomy to forensics to geology. Please fill out the google form below if you are a returning member or are interested in joining! If you want to know more about Science Olympiad, email me (firstname.lastname@example.org), Harshini (email@example.com), or Mrs. Oswald (firstname.lastname@example.org).
You are invited to submit your work to “The Ink,” Cannon’s literary arts magazine. We are looking for poetry, prose, short fiction, essays, photography, drawings, prints, illustrations, photography, paintings, graphic design/digital artwork, multimedia work, and digital recordings of performances. Check your email for instructions, and you can find a copy of last year’s edition in any English classroom and the English office. Submission deadline is September 25.
If we haven’t met before, my name is Heidi Coppa and I started a film production club last year called Cannon Film Studios. We didn’t make anything, but I’m choosing to blame that on the pandemic. And now we are excited to get started on our first short film of the year!!
The concept- a short film made up entirely on the spot. The only plan is that I will hold auditions that will give me an idea of who is best to act in a film with this much improvisation, and then once it is cast we will coordinate a day when all of us will show up with some cameras and 2 props and we will start shooting! If you are interested in working behind the camera, your help will also be greatly appreciated as we would like to have 2 cameras operating as well as sound!
Of course, it will be mandatory to mask, sanitize, and maintain social distance because this is no covid party. Getting sick is unprofessional.
If you are interested in acting or operating equipment during the shoot, please email me at email@example.com !!
We are excited for a lot of fun, chaos, and exploration! I can’t wait for you to be a part of the process!
– current list of College Reps visiting Cannon
– the scholarship update for Seniors
– the upcoming NACAC College Fair.
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. Use this Zoom Meeting Link to connect and, if required on your device, the meeting ID: 707 028 3745 to tune in remotely.
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; UNC Asheville; Elon University
9/30: University of South Carolina; Salem College
10/1: University of Massachusetts (Lowell); Davidson College
10/2: American University; University of Rochester; University of Miami; Moravian College
10/6: Savannah College of Art & Design; Louisiana State University; University of San Francisco; St. Andrews University
10/7: NC State University; George Mason University
10/8: The American University in Paris; High Point University
10/13: University of Notre Dame; St. Michael’s College; New York University; Gardner Webb University
10/15: Emory University; Auburn University
10/16: Rollins College
10/20: UNC Chapel Hill; Middlebury College; University of Georgia; Loyola University Maryland
10/21: University of Arizona; Wake Forest University
10/22: Rhodes College; Covenant College
10/23: Catholic University of American
10/27: St. Lawrence University
11/10: Colgate University
SENIORS: To learn more about Cannon’s Nomination Process for Competitive Scholarships please review these two documents:
The next application deadline is September 23rd: Park Scholarship (NC State) and Levine Scholarship (UNCC)
Sunday Sept. 13th: NACAC Virtual College Fair for High School Students
Register Online to meet 100’s of College Representatives and Learn about a Variety of Universities and Programs.