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!



““Every next level of your life will demand a different version of you.” ―Anonymous

Sun Lee showed incredible PASSION for Climate Change this past weekend when he represented the Cannon Envirothon team at the Charlotte Youth Climate Change Symposium. Sun and his team (made up of students from all over the Charlotte area) took home the gold medal. Congratulations Sun and thank you for being an incredible ambassador for Climate Change among your peers.

Mrs. Hulin

Gossage Cup





***Congratulations to Cannon Theater Company for a successful performance of “Puffs” at the North Carolina Theater Festival! Adjudicators praised the cast’s precision comic timing and pacing, character specificity, ensemble work, and dynamic stage pictures. The crew was praised for the multiple technical surprises built into the show; Alex Fox as Stage Manager and Viktor Henry as Light Board Operator received special commendations for their leadership.

Come see “Puffs” at Cannon Nov 10, 11, or 12 at 7:00pm! The Theater In Performance class will be performing two additional short one-act plays that evening – “Cicada Shells” and “The Ladder.”

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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