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Birthdays:  Christian Wilson

Core Values Celebration:

Kmidowski's crew celebrates Josh!!

Kmidowski’s crew celebrates Josh!!

John Haddock showed KINDNESS when he carried Katie Cooper’s heavy book-bag up from the lower lot.  High-5 to you!

Emma Chaiken, Jack Krichilsky, and Thomas Koehler demonstrated TEAMWORK when they helped Dean Booker set up for Community Meeting.  Thank you!!!!

Cassidy Goff demonstrated INTEGRITY when she admitted she had already seen the answers to a quiz.  Way to go, Cassidy!

Josh Lewis showed INTEGRITY when he cleaned up a spill in the commons. Excellent show, Josh!

Dean Ramsey demonstrated PASSION when she beautified the Commons with the flower displays!  Give her a growl when you see her today!

Andrew Nielsen showed KINDNESS for helping with a clock that needed reset in the office. Thanks!

Preston Miller demonstrated KINDNESS when he applauded for fellow classmates who had earned a quiz crown.


Public Proclamations:

Thursday is house sorting day!!!!  All students and faculty are encouraged to wear their house shirts and jeans (dress down day) Let the games begin.

All Upper School Students – Welcome back!  If you are ready to spread some school spirit, to take on team challenges, to support our athletic teams and you have the desire to learn stunting, tumbling, dance and cheer – then you are invited to attend Cannon School Varsity Cheerleading practices this week.  Cheerleading will meet Tuesday – Thursday at 3:45 in the Blue Gym – bring workout clothes and water to practice.  For more information contact Mrs. Mcclanahan in College Counseling or Coach Milan (

All Upper School Student LeadersOur 1st Leadership Lunch will be at 11:20 on Friday in Foundation Hall.  All are welcome!

There will be an interest meeting for the Winterm trip to Greece for all interested students on Friday, August the 23rd during Student Choice in Mr. Wise’s room #706. All interested students are welcome even if you have not signed up yet!

Students interested in helping the Deans with parking in the afternoons and earning service hours , please email Dean Booker. 

College Counseling now has a twitter account! Follow @cannon2future for information on all things related to college counseling including scholarships, college visits, course selection and financial aid.

 SENIORS: College Kick-off will be held on Saturday, August 24, 2013 from 9:00am-12:00pm in Taylor Hall.  This workshop is meant to prepare seniors, and the parents who support them, as they begin the college admission process.  All seniors and at least one parent from each senior’s family are required to attend.  The college counseling team is ready to go and looking forward to working with the Class of 2014.  See you on August 24th!

The Cannon Belles will begin practices this TOMORROW, August 22, during lunch in the piano lab. All interested ladies and all former members, please join us!

Cannon Theater Company auditions for both the fall production of Rhinoceros and the winter production of Much Ado About Nothing will take place after school from Wednesday August 28 through Wednesday September 4. Students can sign up for a half-hour audition slot and pick up audition info by the Cannon Theater Company bulletin board located in the Upper School building inside the stairwell near Foundation Hall. Those students with fall athletic commitments who would like to audition for the winter production but aren’t available to audition after school will be able to sign up for an alternative audition time. Students only interested in doing tech for theater productions don’t need to audition, and there will be more info on tech in the coming weeks. Email Andy Macdonald at with any questions.

After School Events:

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