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                                        ” When someone tells you it can’t be done, it’s more a reflection of their limitations, not yours.”-unknown


                                                                                Day  3 Social Studies drop

                                                                             Birthdays: Kate Collom and Liz Edwards

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield Integritas Shield

   Core Values

Dina  Fahmey demonstrated KINDNESS and TEAMWORK by helping her classmates complete their final projects. Nice

Ajia Caldwell demonstrated TEAMWORK by distributing a study guide to her peers. Thanks Ajia!

 Grace Turner helped to clean up a table in Mrs Smith’s room after lunch. thanks for your KINDNESS

Jack Amoroso, Annie Collom, Katie Cooper, Everett Craven, CJ Davidson, Maryclaire Farrington, Rachel Fitzpatrick, Josh Lewis, Ziyu Liao, Anthony Perrino, Taylor Shue, Hannah Taylor, Kendall Thomas, and Will Yoder demonstrated TEAMWORK when they helped Dean Booker merge folders with boxes.  A HUUUUge grrrrrrr to you all!

Public Proclamations:


Do you want to dress down during exam week? Make sure you pay $4 to you Dean Ramsey or Ms. Harley by Thursday May 23rd. Starting Monday May 27th, the price to dress down is $5!!Dress Down Week


Working hard in the library.

Working hard in the library.

Varsity Cheerleading: Tuesday, May 20th will be our final Cheer Interest Meeting of the year. If you are interested learning more about being a Cannon Cheerleader please plan to attend this meeting.  A representative will be at the meeting to help the team choose spirit and practice wear for the 2014 Fall Season.  Bring your lunch to room 616 at 11:15.

check out the new display in the hallway.

check out the new display in the hallway.


The CUSP needs YOU! Have an interest in business? Graphic design? Photography? Writing? We are in need of students interested in all the above to make the school newspaper GREAT next year.


Contact Kelli Baker:



Freshmen enjoy their last days in their hallway.

Freshmen enjoy their last days in their hallway.

CLARIFICATION: The 30 minute study time slot before each final exam is NOT optional. Students must arrive to proctored exam rooms each day at the beginning of the published exam time which includes 30 minutes for study time prior to the exam beginning.

Morning Exams begin at 8:45 AM

Afternoon Exams begin at 12:15 PM 

Dean Hurtado



For the past two years, Cannon has participated in the National Association of Independent School’s Student Diversity Leadership Conference. The 2014 conference will be held December 4th-6th in Indianapolis, IN. There are eight open slots for students. Anyone interested in attending should email Ms. Harley at by May 22nd. All current Upper School students are encouraged to apply, including past attendees.


May is Asian-Pacific Heritage Month and Jewish American Heritage Month

Smiles abound!

Smiles abound!

Upper School Used Textbook Consignment Sale Let Cannon Connections take care of selling your used textbooks for you! Cannon Connections will conduct its annual used textbook consignment sale in the Private Dining Room on Wednesday, May 28 and Thursday, May 29. Current Upper School parents and students are encouraged to drop off used textbooks they wish to sell beginning May 5 in the US Office. Upper School parents and students – including rising Ninth Graders – are invited to the sale to purchase used textbooks for the 2014-2015 school year. e attached for detailed information about the sale. Questions? Contact Amy Kurtz

at or Amy Lovett at


  After School Events:
Birthday nap for JG.

Birthday nap for JG.

11days until the last day of school!