In this edition, there is a spooky selection of articles waiting to be read! From the environmental impacts of Halloween waste, the latest trends surrounding Halloween costumes, a film spotlight of Don’t Worry, Darling, a recap on Homecoming, a haunted history of Halloween, coverage regarding the death of Queen Elizabeth II, and October Holidays, there is something for all to discover!



“How long are you going to wait before you demand the best for yourself?” ―Epictetus

Brandon Bartelli showed INTEGRITY after he cleaned up a blue drink spill in the front hallway that someone left behind. Thanks for knowing and doing right!!

Ashley Fowler and Caroline Mills demonstrated KINDNESS by cleaning the advisory room.

Charlie Freidinger showed TEAMWORK when he helped Dean Booker with Advisory attendance. WTG, Charlie!!

Emma Hartung and Marin Krauss showed INTEGRITY when they cleaned up the atrium after House Games. Boom! Great work!

James Ter Poorten demonstrated KINDNESS when he cleaned up the trash in his advisory room. Thanks, James!

Over the weekend

10/27: Joel Bentley

10/28: Will Jones, Chase Erdin, Fiona Gibbons, and Kendall Laguerre 

10/29: Courtney Nix, and Elizabeth Booker

10/30: Phenix Brown 

Gossage Cup





***Friendly reminder that the Academic Coaching room (606) is a quiet academic space during drops, Office Hours, and before or after school. We welcome those looking for a conducive, productive academic work environment to use 606 for individual or small group work. Please refrain from engaging in video games, non-academic video watching, or boisterous social conversation while in this space. THANK YOU!

AP/AT Exam Registration will close TOMORROW (Tuesday, November 1). 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 ( ASAP if you have questions.

Interested in supporting suicide prevention? Join the IM FINE club in Charlotte on Saturday, November 5th for the American Suicide Prevention Foundation’s Out of the Darkness walk! Register Here!

For those interested in working with Lower School students, here is a collection of opportunities for you!  These include joining third and fourth graders at recess (they always need a good referee), AE day passion class assistant, and more.  This is a working document, and we will be adding more items as the needs arise.  Be sure to check back often!  You can sign up for as many activities as you would like.  **Note:  Only sign up for activities that fall during your drop periods or non-classroom times.  For special events, you need to ask for permission from teachers if you will miss class.  Our most immediate need is for AE Day on November 18.  We need several volunteers to help assist teachers in passion classes from 9:30-11ish.  Please reach out to Dean Fox ( if you have any questions.



Seniors, Juniors & Sophomores are invited to sign-up in SCOIR for visits with College Admission Representatives. Representatives have the option to visit Cannon School in-person or via Zoom. Check SCOIR for the most up-to-date listing of college representative visits and to learn in what format they will visit Cannon. Use this Zoom Meeting Link to connect for virtual visits. 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! For the full remaining schedule, CLICK HERE.

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