“The struggles along the way are only meant to shape you for your purpose.”-Chadwick Boseman 

Gossage Cup





Grant Mills 

Cole Frei, KG Smith and Hailey Safranek demonstrated INTEGRITY and COURAGE when they brought a concern to a teacher. Thank you for demonstrating honor!



***Meeting tomorrow morning 7:40AM in Foundation Hall***

***On Veterans Day, Thursday November 11th during lunch and office hours, the History Club and Film Club will be co-sponsoring a film screening and service project special event in Huff’s room (705 – 3rd floor)! While watching Peter Jackson’s brilliant film about the First World War, They Shall Not Grow Old, we will write cards of support to veterans. Yummy treats will be provided. Everyone welcome!

***Hello All!

I am hosting a donation drive on behalf of the Bright Blessings Organization from November 1st– November 12th. All possible donation items are listed in the flyer and all donations can be dropped in the donation box which is located in the atrium. Thank you for your support!

~ Sana Pandey

Join us Thursday during lunch for a presentation on COMMUNICATION from Mr. Hans Peterson in Foundation Hall.  All leaders and learners are welcome!


This past Saturday, Cannon Theater Company performed two one-act plays, “Winter Break” and “The Dumb Waiter,” at the North Carolina Theater Conference High School Play Festival, taking home six awards (listed below,) and now they are excited to perform these shows in the CPAC next weekend, Nov 11, 12, and 13 @ 7:00pm! Come check out the amazing work of these 26 cast and crew members. Admission is free for Cannon School employees and families, $5 for guests. Masking is required for all audience members.

Outstanding Achievement in Acting: Ethan Koch in “The Dumb Waiter” (1 of 2 winners)

Excellence in Acting: Katie Caplan in “Winter Break” (1 of 8 winners)

Outstanding Achievement in Design and Production: Amaya King (1 of 2 winners)

Excellence in Design and Production: Nathan Campbell (1 of 8 winners)

Excellence in Characterization for the cast of “Winter Break” (sole winner)

Excellence in Execution of Theatrical Genre for “The Dumb Waiter” (sole winner)

For more information on “Winter Break” and “The Dumb Waiter,” go to

Fall LAN Party – November 4th, 2021  5pm-10pm

$5 Entry gets you pizza, drinks and one raffle entry to winning a Secret Lab Chair or Nintendo Switch. You can purchase an additional raffle ticket $1 per ticket (25 max).

Use one of our gaming pc’s or bring your own.


3pm-5pm – Prep time if you need

5pm – Ping Pong and Racing Trial Challenge starts

6pm – First raffle drawing

7pm – 1st Annual Crosstown Rivalry vs Charlotte Latin

8pm – Mario Kart Racing Challenge

9pm – Final raffle

10pm – Finish

Please email to RSVP




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.

Upcoming Events:


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