Sophomores: Zoom (see advisor for link)
Seniors: Foundation Hall
“Be the reason someone feels welcomed, seen, heard, valued, loved and supported.” Unknown
Over the weekend
8/23: Emma Tunnell
Elias Simon demonstrated KINDNESS when helped a scared lower school student find his bus.
Members of the Peer Support Team Meg Crosbie, Maya Goldsberry, Taylor McGibbon, Todd Pelino, Jasmine McRae, Addie Krug, Caroline Mills, Sara Trufant, Jackson Carlock, Helen Craft, Campbell O’Brien, Sarah Leonard, Grace Hurtado, and Lucy Way showed Teamwork, Courage & Kindness when they welcomed new students, shared insight, and helped answer questions.
Anna Dula demonstrated KINDNESS by helping the English department with its new bulletin board showcasing that Writers Belong Here!
Amaya King, Ksenya Englesby, and Meghan Schreck showed TEAMWORK when they helped Mrs. Otey educate the school on the way we’re rolling this year! Go 2022!!!
Elias Simon and Angelina Chen demonstrated COURAGE when they volunteered to read essential questions (and some challenging vocabulary!) aloud to their peers. Way to go!
Ben Childress was KIND when he sat with a new student in the cafeteria to make him feel welcome and included at Cannon School.
Kudos to Deven Dighe for his KINDNESS in walking a new student to The Mill even though it was out of his way to do so.
***Nic Stone, an NYT bestselling author of five books, including Dear Martin and Clean Getaway, will be speaking to the creative writing club and any members of the Cannon community who would like to join, on Thursday, August 26th from 11:00-11:30 AM.
If you are interested in attending the Nic Stone interview OR want to drop into a creative writing meeting occasionally, please complete the below survey.
Seniors: If you are interested in being considered for a Cannon School nomination for any of these highly competitive scholarships (Levine, Morehead Cain, Park, Bryan, Belk, Centennial or Jefferson) please review the linked handouts for steps/directions on how to proceed. Contact your college counselor with specific questions.
All Upper School Students: The National Association for College Admission Counseling (NACAC) is hosting a series of virtual college fairs. Follow this link to learn more.
- August 29, 2021: Signature College Fair 12:00 – 5:00 pm CDT
- September 12, 2021: Signature College Fair 12:00 – 5:00 pm CDT
- September 28, 2021: Northeastern U.S. College Fair 3:00 – 7:00 pm CDT
- October 3, 2021: Signature College Fair 12:00 – 5:00 pm CDT
- October 14, 2021: Midwest U.S. College Fair 4:00 – 8:00 pm CDT
- October 24, 2021: Signature College Fair 12:00 – 5:00 pm CDT
- November 2, 2021: Arts and STEM College Fair 3:00 – 7:00 pm CDT
- November 14, 2021: Signature College Fair 12:00 – 5:00 pm CDT