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Today is Cannon Spirit Wear Day

All school meeting at 8:15 in Taylor Hall . Please report to Taylor Hall by 8:15 as an advisory

Today’s Schedule

8:15-8:35 Taylor Hall Community Meeting

8:40-9:55 Block A

10:00- 11:15 Block B

11:15-12:00 lunch /break

12:05-1:30 Block D

1:35-2:25 student choice

2:30-3:00 Pep Rally in Boswell Gym

          Birthdays: Sydney Green and Daniele Malmstrom     10/5  James Ye   10/6   Donovan Patterson

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield





Core Values:

Grant Wagner and Brandon Wade showed TEAMWORK when they shared their psat practice books with a peer.

Josh Lewis demonstrated KINDNESS when he arrived early to class and graciously ran an errand for Mrs. Stavrakas.  Thanks Josh!  

Tiffany Knox showed KINDNESS and encouragement while she was enthusiastically tutoring a lower school student.

Tyler Turner showed KINDNESS when she found a stylus in foundation hall and turned it into Mrs. Smith. Way to go!

 Public Proclamations

Herder's advisory goes backwards !

Herder’s advisory goes backwards !

Admin Team sports the college theme.

Admin Team sports the college theme.

Leadership Lunch today in Foundation hall- all are welcome!

Freshmen running for student council will deliver their speeches on Monday during student Life. Please rehearse and be prepared. Any questions can be directed to Mrs. Ramsey or Ms. Harley.

 The construction for the new Performing Arts Center is coming along nicely.  The foundational beams have been delivered and will soon be erected.  Before that, we would like all students, faculty and staff to have an opportunity to sign one beam. 

  • The beam will be located in front of the Lower School near the playground.
  • Sharpies (all colors accepted) will be used for the signatures.  We will have a few bags of them out there. 

    What the devil happened to Ms. Kundel's advsiory?

    What the devil happened to Ms. Kundel’s advsiory?

·         The beam will be marked and sectioned off per grade and then class.  Students should only sign their name, and should be supervised .  Please note when us students, staff and faculty are scheduled to sign the beam.


  • US
    • Friday, October 4 beginning 1:05 p.m. (Homecoming Game
      So many shades of grey.

      So many shades of grey.

      afternoon/evening), and Monday, October 7 from 9:45 – 10:15 a.m.

    • Student Technology SurveyPlease take a few minutes to complete the Cannon US Educational Technology Survey you received via email from Mr. Ruddy.  Your thoughts and ideas are needed to make a vision that includes our most important stakeholders, our students! The link below will take you to the survey if you are unable to locate it in your email. Thank you for taking the time to provide your input on the current state and future of Cannon US technology program.Student Tech Survey:

History Club will be meeting this Friday in Mrs. Huffman’s room during student choice

Freshmen:  There will be a MANDATORY meeting during Student Choice in Foundation Hall to reveal the Freshmen Service Project!!!  Come energized for service – there will be opportunities to get involved right away!

Mrs. Huffman's minions.

Mrs. Huffman’s minions.

Just a reminder that Varsity Softball is conducting Fall workouts on

Gru leads his minions!

Gru leads his minions!

Wednesdays and Thursdays through the month of October. Times are 3:30 – 5:00. Anyone interested in playing Varsity Softball this spring is encouraged to attend.

Pretty in Pink.

Pretty in Pink.

! House Impetus will be hosting a car wash fundraiser was on October 31st after House Games. The Car Wash will run from 12:30-3 or 4pm. Please complete this survey so that we can gather information about how much you would be willing to pay and how you would be willing to participate. 🙂 Click on the link below; it’s only two

Cute cats.

Cute cats.


How do I make money & do what I want?” If you’ve ever wondered this or thought about having your own business, join us for a Career Lunch & Learn with Doug Gray Tuesday, October 8th in the Upper School Library Annex. Doug Gray is an ICF-certified coach, speaker, leadership trainer, author and adjunct faculty member at several colleges including NC State University. See Ms. Hoffman with questions.passionate action book cover (3)


Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors:  Please sign up on Family Connections to meet with College Representatives coming to campus the week of October 7th:10/7: University of Alabama at Birmingham10/8: Elon University

10/9 University of Tennessee, Knoxville 10/10: Hampden-Sydney College

Juniors, Seniors: The Princeton Review SAT Prep course can help students determine strengths and weaknesses, develop a study plan, and

Rolled out of bed today just for spirit day.

Rolled out of bed today just for spirit day.

gauge progress. Offered two times during the school year (Fall and Winter), both courses are open for registration at

Little kids roam the halls .

Little kids roam the halls . Space is limited, so please register early.

  After School Events:

Homecoming 7:00 PM Home Location: Cannon School Football – Varsity vs Ravenscroft
Weekend events:
Homecoming 5K Run 8:00 AM to 10:00 AM ]
Yoga anyone?

Yoga anyone?

kids fun run at 8:30

A bunch of hippies.

A bunch of hippies.

Great American Independent School Championship 1:00 PM Away Location: Cary Academy Cross Country – Coed Varsity vs Cary Academy

Tennis (Fall) – Girls Varsity 2:00 PM Home Location: Cannon School Tennis (Fall) – Girls Varsity vs Statesville Christian
Jersey day.

Jersey day.

Volleyball – Girls Varsity 3:00 PM Home Location: Cannon School Volleyball – Girls Varsity vs Kennedy Charter School
Thowback time!

Thowback time!

Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity 5:00 PM Home Location: Cannon School Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity vs Union Academy