“Life has no remote. Get up and change it yourself.”-Sushant Singh
Max Murash and Ann Robertson
Over the weekend:
10/23: Gabby Barnhardt and Eli Snodgrass
10/24: Sana Pandey, Collins Jost and Danny Saltzman
Yiorgo Diatzikis displayed KINDNESS when he bought his teacher a water since she forgot hers at home. Gracias!!
Vic Lopez showed KINDNESS as he stayed after lunch to help clean up lunch tables and organize chairs. Thanks!!!
Vic Lopez showed a random act of KINDNESS as took down all of the senior posters from the stadium fence wall and brought them to the Senior Hallway. Many thanks, Vic!!!
Ella Kungl demonstrated KINDNESS when she led the junior hallway clean-up project! Thanks, Ella! The hallway looks great!
***We will be hosting our annual Advisory Halloween Costume Contest this Wednesday October 27th.
The Deans will judge the best advisory for an advisory lunch!
Advisors: Please make sure you reach out to your grade level Dean to get their themes approved.
There should not be any “questionable” theme choices.
Teaching Assistant applications are now available! Please click this link to see the possible TA positions and apply! Applications are due on 10/29 by 4 pm. Please reach out to Mrs. Snowfrock (email@example.com ) if you have any questions about the course.
***Attention Sophomores! Hugh O’Brian Youth (HOBY) Leadership Seminar is a 3-day leadership program held each June for rising juniors. Students are given the opportunity to develop their leadership skills and learn how to apply them to become effective, ethical leaders in their home, school, workplace, and community. To learn more about the application process and deadlines, please join the College Counseling Team in the Cube TODAY October 25th during lunch for a Lunch and Learn. You will also hear from current juniors who attended the program this past summer. We will see you there!
***Do you like working with younger students in Lower School? Do you like earning a little spending money? Well, we have a great way for you to do both and give back to Cannon School’s After School Program. We are looking for interested Upper School students to engage in educational and recreational activities with children Monday-Friday from 3:00 to 6:00pm. If this sounds like something you would enjoy, please contact Lee Jones in the Enrichment Programs office: firstname.lastname@example.org or 704-721-7198.
***The next meeting of the Model United Nations team is Tuesday, October 26th during Office Hours (10:05 – 10:30). The meeting will take place in the library annex. Mr. Kmidowski will share information regarding the Johns Hopkins MUN Conference scheduled for February 2022.
***Hello Cannon Upper School!
The Cannon School Literary Arts Magazine, The Ink, is officially looking for artwork! Follow this link to submit your art. We will accept all drawings, prints, illustrations, photography, paintings, graphic design/digital artwork, multimedia pieces, video, and audio performances from all grade levels. You can submit as many pieces as you like! If you have any questions about how to photograph your work, please contact Mr. Rogers (email@example.com).
The Ink Committee
BOYS SPRING TENNIS TEAM –
If you are interested in playing tennis this spring, please send an email to Mr. Sinden (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Also, we will have an interest meeting Tuesday 10/26 at 3PM in room 703.
Hey everyone! On October 26th, the History Club is having a meeting in Mrs. Huffman’s room (705) during office hours! This meeting will include a potluck which will have plenty of food to go around, as well as history based/themed board games to play! Feel free to bring your own cultural food or board games as you wish. If you have any questions or concerns, please email Mrs. Huffman or Sam Duty.
Big Brothers Big Sisters is a national mentoring organization. Its mission is to provide children facing adversity with strong and enduring, professionally supported 1 to 1 relationships that change their lives for the better, forever.
Would you like to offer friendship, guidance and support to a child? Here is how YOU can help. We are currently in need of mentors (Bigs) at our site based program at the Cabarrus County Boys and Girls Club. Below is the criteria:
- You need to be at least 16 years old
- You need to be able to commit to at least to 15 months of service
- You need to be able to serve (1) hour per week
Complete the following google form if you are interested in learning more/participating in this opportunity: https://forms.gle/7XBFe6fqsCFPUpDZ8
Become a Big and make a difference in child’s life!
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.
- 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