ADVISORY AGENDA August 26,2014

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                                            ” The purpose of  life is to live it, to taste experience to the utmost, to reach out eagerly and without

                                                       fear for newer and richer experience.”- Eleanor Roosevelt

                                                                                Day  2 Math  drops

                                               Birthdays: Noelle Ross and Greyson Thompson

House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
                 28 points          20 points            25 points            170 points

   Core Values


A Core Value for Courage & Kindness to everyone who attended the New Upper Classmen Student Mixer last Friday! It was great to see new students: Emerald Ben, Brad Dodson,  Jack Gularson, Taylor Lumpkins, Philip McKenzie, Melanie Piisner, Joe Russell, Taylor Watson, Jamie

Extra Extra read all about the first edition of the Cusp.

Extra Extra read all about the first edition of the Cusp.

Bumgarner, Trey Fiscus, Katie Guskie, Kitty Meng, Miguel Morales, Arvi Saarinen, Andrew VanWingerden, Olivia Xing, Milija Cosic & Nemanja  Djorovic and the Cannon veterans who welcomed them: Harrison Barone, Jena Metwalli, Brooke Wurzburger, Kristen Russell, MaryClaire Farrington, Derek Gordon and Ben Campbell.



Congratulations on making a dream a reality.

Congratulations on making a dream a reality.



Senior Picture Make-ups will be Monday, September 8 during Student Life.


The sky at Friday's football game was just awesome.

The sky at Friday’s football game was just awesome.

Audition signup for this year’s fall and winter theater productions is now online! Audition slots are available Thurs Aug 28, Fri Aug 29, and Sep 2. You can sign up for audition slots, download an auditionform and script, and learn everything else you need to know at Hard

copies of audition forms and scripts are also available by the Cannon Theater Company board in the first floor stairwell by Foundation Hall. Email Mr. Mac

at with any questions!


Any student interested in either continuing a club on campus or forming a new club on campus needs to fill out a Club Registration Form and submit to Sra. Zelaya by Weds. 8/27.  Forms can be found in the spiral staircase in the “Club Spot” and in the box outside room 512. 

Fun times at the football game this past Friday.

Fun times at the football game this past Friday.


Do you like BBQ? Make sure you get your lunch from the Belly Backer food truck coming to campus this Friday! They accept cash or credit! Check the Student Council cork board for the menu or check your email later this week for more details.belly-backers-clean-logo (3)


Prep for SAT Test: Cannon will offer the Princeton Review SAT Workshop twice during the school year: Fall (10/18-11/20) and Winter (1/31-3/7). The cost of $450 includes all materials, scored pre and post-tests, and 18 hours of instruction. For details on meeting dates and times and for online registration, visit the SAT prep site on the Cannon website.



Collaborative Studio will begin meeting Tuesday afterschool 3:15-4:45.  Please make it a part of your regular practice.  Check with your instructor for more details.  We look forward to seeing you in the studio!  Mrs. Armstrong and Mr. Rogers


Mrs. Otey and Ms. Harley check out the new CUSP. Congratulations on the first edition.

Mrs. Otey and Ms. Harley check out the new CUSP. Congratulations on the first edition.

Yoga is BACK B period in Mr. Coggins’ room. Show up for yoga during your drops: Monday – English drop, Tuesday – Math drop, Wednesday – Social studies drop.


The first meeting of the Justice League is scheduled for Thursday, August 28th in the US library reference room during Student Choice. If you are interested in making a difference at Cannon and around the world, this is the adventure for you!! We are looking for leaders to form a council and run with vision that works to right injustices and to bring awareness to our community. If you have any questions about the Justice League,  please see Ms. Eury or Mr. Kmidowski.

Working hard in the Commons.

Working hard in the Commons.




ALL students who are planning on leading a club this year (special interest club, service club or affinity group) MUST attend a lunch meeting this FRIDAY, August 29th in Foundation Hall to receive some *very important* information about the new club structure this year and to learn what is required for the upcoming Club Fair.  Please see Sra. Zelaya if you have any questions or conflicts.





Advisors, please be sure to check for dress code this morning. Thank you, dean team.


august 265Mrs. Stavrakas wants to know all of the wonderful things you’ve done over the summer in the community service realm.  It makes no difference what community you served or the amount of time you spent, it just matters that you’ve positively affected the life of another human being.  Please  fill out a Community Service form that your Advisor has and then Contact Mrs. Stavrakas regarding summer service by Wednesday, August 27, so that she can highlight one person per grade level on the US Community Service bulletin board!


All boxes of magic ( your summer reading project) are due by August 29th. Please be sure to complete your Red Rubber Ball Activity and be prepared to share your box with your advisory.






After school events


Seniors got swag.

Seniors got swag.

Cedarwood Country Club
3:30 PM  @ Charlotte Country Day School


Tennis (Fall) Girls JV
4:00 PM  @ Providence Day School




Soccer (Fall) – Boys JV
5:00 PM  @ Cannon School
Math class rocks.

Math class rocks.



Mrs. Reulbach has their attention.

Mrs. Reulbach has their attention.

Volleyball – Girls JV
5:30 PM  @ Cannon School



Volleyball – Girls Varsity
6:30 PM  @ Cannon School



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Soccer (Fall) – Boys Varsity
7:00 PM  @ Cannon Scho