ADVISORY AGENDA 10.29.20 (Special Schedule No Drop)

“Preparedness is the ultimate confidence booster.”-Vince Lombardi


*****Pay close attention to this week’s schedule:


Gossage Cup

 
          220                              621                           513                            372

 

Today: Courtney Nix

Over the weekend 10/30: Amanda Sambach

10/31: Heidi Coppa

11/1: Tatiana Ngana and Ms. Hulin



Claire Schaefer demonstrated TEAMWORK when she helped spray the chairs.



Animus Trivia Standings

Last week: 

1st Shanahan

2rd  Shanahan + Mush

 

This Trimester:

1st Mush (42)

2nd Shanahan (39)

3rd Sinden (33)


The Pinky Swear Club is holding an ART SUPPLY DRIVE for Levine Children’s Hospital Nov 2 – Nov 13!! Please see the flyer below for what items to bring and additional information! Please check out their video here.


If you are still looking to join a club, you can view the videos and sign-up here. Just make sure to use Google Chrome to get the best experience in viewing the videos. 


AP/AT Exam Registration will close THIS FRIDAY, OCTOBER 30. If you haven’t already done so, you must indicate your exam decisions for each of your AP/AT courses by logging into your College Board account.

 Please contact Mrs. Kulp (jkulp@cannonschool.org) ASAP if you have questions.


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?  Whether you’re on campus or remote, we’re here for you!

 Sign up for an academic coaching session (Room 606) during your DROP – time slots are available this week! Our Academic Coaching team (Mrs. Weakland, Mr. Smith, Mrs. Miller, Ms. Holston, Mrs. Calles, and Mrs. Smith) are ready to support YOU in the way YOU choose!  YOU decide date and time of appointment, frequency of appointments (3x is recommended!), 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! Reach out to Mrs. Kulp (jkulp@cannonschool.org) if you have questions or need help signing up for sessions.




Virtual Book Fair
October 26 – November 8

Cannon’s Scholastic Fundraising book fair is here!! You can join in the fair excitement, as Cannon has expanded its book offering to include young adult and adult best sellers. Cannon’s fall fundraising book fair Is Oct 26 to Nov 8th. Below is the link-

https://www.scholastic.com/bf/cannonschool


The Upper School Math department is excited to announce the official return of The Math Café.  Get one-on-one help from Cannon Math teachers during either of the times below.  The 2020 Grand Opening is Tuesday, Oct. 27

 Hours:

Tuesdays – Office Hours (12:30-1:30) – Foundation Hall

Wednesday – Before School (7:40-8:10) – Foundation Hall

 

   


Second Harvest Food Bank is in need of volunteers.  See the information and links below for requirements and to sign up:

  • Most weekday volunteers shifts at the warehouse are for ages 17 and older.  If you are 17 or older, you can sign up to volunteer any day/time. 
  • Volunteers aged 13-16 permitted with an adult:  Thursday evening 6-8pm and Saturdays 9am-12pm or 1-3pm
  • Log into the calendar system linked below to register for a volunteer shift.

To log into the calendar system and see ALL available shifts and to schedule: 

  1. Visit the website at https://www.secondharvestmetrolina.org/give-time/volunteer
  2. Click on the red box next to “Register to volunteer”
  3. You will then be in the online calendar system.
  4. Sign in using your email (user name) and your password
  5. If you have forgotten your password, please click on reset password or email nhagerman@secondharvest.org

 

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.

REMINDER: If you are a JUNIOR on campus come to The Cube for the Rep Visit. If you are Senior on Campus, either come to The Cube for the Rep Visit or email your College Counselor to reserve a private room to view the visit. Per school policy it is REQUIRED that your VIDEO is on during the Rep Visit. 

11/4:     Kenyon College; Washington & Jefferson College

11/5:     Muhlenberg College; Belmont University

11/6:     Hofstra University; Meredith College; Samford University; DePauw University

11/10:   Colgate University; Mount St. Mary’s University; Mississippi State University; Saint Joseph’s University

11/12:  Agnes Scott University; Trinity College

11/17:  UNC Greensboro; Shaw University; University of Tampa; University of New Hampshire

11/18:  Bucknell University; Marymount University

11/19:  Jacksonville University; Spelman College

11/20: Washington & Lee; VA Tech; Hampden-Sydney College; University of Kentucky

 

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