“If you don’t like the road you’re walking, start paving another one.”-Dolly Parton
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This week’s schedule:
Shout out to some awesome Juniors and Seniors who helped answer questions and share their Outward Bound experience with the freshman. Thank you Sydney Wood, Ben Childress, Jimmy Kinsella, Ollie Breese, Emily Busby, Olivia Varghese, Roshni Desai and Alicia Equan for your PASSIONATE and honest conversation with the freshman.
HUGE thank you to Rebecca Hurtado for always going above and beyond in so many ways and for helping lead advisory activities. Awesome teamwork Rebecca!!
***Boy Varsity Lacrosse game Friday (4/9), home, 7:00 p.m. BEACH THEME. Hope to see everyone there in appropriate attire!!
***This year the Pinky Swear club has put together an outdoor Walk-a-Thon event during flex (12:30) on Friday, April 16th down at the track! The Upper School is invited to participate by paying $2. Money will be collected in envelopes by advisors starting Monday 4/12. You will enjoy music, popsicles, and a gift card raffle! With each additional dollar paid you will receive an extra entry in the raffle. You will also earn house points! All funds will be donated to the Pinky Swear Foundation which is a nonprofit organization that provides financial and emotional care for families who have a child battling cancer. We also urge you to wear orange and blue. Come walk for a cause!
Thank you from the Pinky Swear Club!
***We are so excited to announce that the theme for this year’s CougarMUN will be STAR WARS! If you’re a big Star Wars fan, this will be the perfect event for you! Reminder: CougarMUN will be taking place in person on April 17th from 9-12. Please sign up at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdyDugA9Zny94vEhkkRitSYYeKTBRuGl6kajQwpu2yrMbzXLQ/viewform?usp=sf_link by April 11th. Please reach out to me at email@example.com if you have any questions!
***We are looking for volunteers to fill the spots of ball retriever. The ball retriever will earn extra points through the SuperFan app and receive Cannon athletics gear/prizes.
The ball retriever will arrive 15 minutes before the game starts and will meet Coach Jenna by the front gates. The responsibilities of the ball retriever are listed below
- When the soccer ball is kicked out of play, toss the ball to the player putting the ball into play or lay the ball in the area where the ball was kicked out of bounds THEN go chase down the ball that went out of bounds
- No Bouncing the balls on track or turf
- No kicking the balls back and forth
- Pay attention to the game (off your phones)
- Be respectful of the players and coaches on the field and sidelines
- We encourage you to wear Cannon apparel
- Enjoy your sideline view of the game
Please use this link to sign up and work the upcoming soccer games. https://forms.gle/X7jUmYTBGF2wPfXbA
****CALLING ALL STUDENTS AND FACULTY! COUGARMUN 2021!
The Cannon School Model UN Team would like to announce our annual CougarMUN on April 17th from 9am-12pm in the Upper School building! CougarMUN is a fun, laid-back Model UN conference for Cannon students (8th through 12th) and faculty. No experience is needed and there is an option to work with a partner if you don’t feel comfortable working by yourself! We will announce the fun topic we will be covering soon! Because of the complexity, we will sadly not offer an online option, only in person. Masks are required and there will be social distancing. Faculty, we have several teachers every year participate, so don’t be shy!
If interested, please respond to this google form by Sunday, April 11th: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdyDugA9Zny94vEhkkRitSYYeKTBRuGl6kajQwpu2yrMbzXLQ/viewform?usp=sf_link
If you have any questions, please reach out to me at firstname.lastname@example.org! We are so excited to see you all!
***Note from FLIK Dining: We are making changes to our service structure based on yesterday.
ALL US PRE-ORDERS will pick up their meal, through the LS Serving Line
We will open up both sides of our lunch lines for actual Day of A-La-Carte meal purchases
***Hey seniors – don’t forget to fill out the senior surveys that Mrs. Reiss sent to you. Once done, you will receive a Google folder where you can upload pictures we will use for social media, videos, and more. Thanks!
Hello everyone my name is Anshul Patel. For my Capstone, I have brought in Jamie Harris former CFO and Senior Vice president of Coca Cola to come in to speak about Leadership and how it relates to being successful in the business world. On top of that, he has said he would love to answer any questions that you may have and has said he will leave a good bit of time for a Q&A session. This will be a Lunch and learn from 11:30-12:30 on April 6 and will take place on Mr.West Zoom or you are welcome to listen in from room 706 if you are on Campus
Hey all! Grace and I (Chloe) are doing our capstone based upon our club, Cannon Campus Cursive! This is an uplifting letter writing club through the company, More Love Letters. Link: http://www.moreloveletters.com/
With the pandemic, coming together to meet has been difficult. For our capstone, we plan to do a large letter writing workshop for how to write a letter to a person or loved one going through a difficult season.
Where: FOUNDATION HALL OR Chloe’s zoom link
Chloe Winchester is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.
Topic: Chloe Winchester’s Personal Meeting Room
Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 609 473 4878
When: Friday, April 9th at LUNCH (11:30 am)
Who: Grace and Chloe Winchester
What: Letter writing workshop complete with good music and candy!
Masks required on-campus obviously 🙂
Mark your calendars!
Seniors, Juniors & SOPHOMORES!! 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.
You may come to The Cube if you are on campus during the rep visit and need a place to log into the Zoom session. We recommend you bring headphones for the Zoom visit!
4/9: Pittsburgh Institute of Aeronautics and University of Louisville
4/20: Butler University
NATIONAL VIRTUAL COLLEGE FAIRS
The University of South Carolina is among more than 500 institutions participating in a National Association for College Admissions Counseling (NACAC) virtual college fair series hosted throughout the spring. Events will be offered on April 10th, April 20th and May 2nd. For more information or to register for the event, students may visit virtualcollegefairs.org/events.