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   ” Two things define you. Your patience when you have nothing, and your attitude when you have everything.”-unknown

Day 2 Math Drops


          Birthdays: Nikita samant   10/26 Jordan Jackson

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield





Core Values:

Cougar growl for Thomas

Cougar growl for Kendall.

 Shout out to all who performed at the Night Of Music at Cannon on Wednesday Night. Way to show PASSION for your talents.

  Mr. Wise’s  E Block World History showed TEAMWORK, INTEGRITY, RESPECT, and PASSION when they  studied history without their teacher present. They were fantastic and received  glowing reviews from  3rd floor teachers.

Davis Kiger showed TEAMWORK by helping move all the desks in the classroom.


 Public Proclamations:


Student Council will be selling Boo-grams for $2 outside of Foundation Hall during lunch on Thursday and Friday. Buy one for all of your friends!!

Cell phone left in Mr. Burlington’s room last night.  He still has it.

Tis' the season.. What are you grateful for?

Tis’ the season.. What are you grateful for?

Winter Cheerleading is about to begin — this is a sport open to boys and girls at all grades in the upper school.  Come find out more on October 29th – bring your lunch to room 616 to meet Coach Jeanette and learn about practices, basketball game and competition. Stay active and have fun!

Calling all House Impetus members! We need your help to make our first service project a smashing success. We are having a car wash on Thursday October 31, right after House Games, from 12:30 until 4:00 pm. Please use this link to sign up for a shift; you will receive service hours for your help, and you will be helping us raise money and awareness for muscular disease. See our blurb on the blog and in the Cupola – or see a House Impetus leadership team member – for more information!


Growlin for Tres.

Growlin for Tres.

Please join us for a night at Dressler’s Restaurant in Birkdale to help support the Make a Wish Foundation. Dressler’s Restaurant has agreed to donate 10% of it’s profit on Wednesday October 30th to the Make a Wish Foundation in honor of Daniela and Vanessa’s Capstone. We are working to raise $6,000 dollars to grant the wish of a child with a life-threatening disease through the Make a Wish Foundation. Every dollar counts so please try to attend! October 30th is the night before House Games, so there will most likely not be any homework! It is the perfect date night or family dinner night! If you have any questions please email Daniela or Vanessa at or

STUDENT HUNGER DRIVE Yearbook Picture Make ups

8:00 AM
Bring in canned goods of any kind (no ramen, please) from now until Wednesday, October 30th at 3:00pm.

The house with the most  cans will be announced at House Games on Thursday, October 31st.  Winning house will receive a dress down

Great performances on Wednesday night! so Proud.

Great performances on Wednesday night! so Proud.

Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors please sign up on Family Connections to meet with college representatives from:

October 28th: Radford University (8:40)   October 29th: Hollins University (10:40)   November 5th: Carleton College (8:40)   November 6th: Rhodes College (2:25)

November 7th: Meredith College (12:55)

 JuniorsSeniors: The Princeton Review SAT Prep course can help students determine strengths and weaknesses, develop a study plan, and gauge progress. Offered two times during the school year (Fall and Winter), both courses are open for registration at Space is limited, so please register early.


After School Events 

Getting excited for Zombie run next week!

Getting excited for Zombie run next week!

Football – Varsity
7:30 PM
Location: Victory Christian
Football – Varsity vs Victory Christian