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STUDENT LIFE:  12:05 – 1:00 EVERYONE in Taylor Hall for House Sorting Ceremony (freshmen on stage) then to Advisory for Safety Activity

Birthdays:  Campbell Dixon 8/22


studying hard in the commons!

Scottie Dickens demonstrated KINDNESS when she wiped down the cafeteria table after lunch.

Dean Booker demonstrated TEAMWORK (and his MacGyver skills) when he helped a teacher fix a hole puncher with a paper clip! Thanks Dean Booker!! 

Parker Cain and Camille Harley demonstrated COURAGE when they went to see their math teacher for help on the very first day of class!

Chandler Frazier showed KINDNESS when he helped a new student find his way to the bus on the first day of school

Anissa Burwell demonstrated KINDNESS when she helped a competitor who fell down during a cross country meet.

George Lovett demonstrated TEAMWORK when he volunteered to help a classmate who was struggling with her laptop.  Thanks, George!


Public Proclamations:

It is house sorting day during student life !!!!!!

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

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

Dean Booker teaching Freshmen Seminar. Go Freshmen.

Dean Booker teaching Freshmen Seminar. Go Freshmen.

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!

SENIORS: Scholarship applications are now available in the College Counseling Suite

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

Dean Ramsey celebrates Thomas!

Dean Ramsey celebrates Thomas!

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:

8/22/13 | 4:30 PM | HOME
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