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10-texting while driving

11- identity

12- foundation hall college counseling




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House Standings

Animus Shield Humanitas Shield 2 Impetus Shield  Integritas Shield
              16 points           15 points              19 points           10 points




Cougar News


Cannon School will participate in the Kids Walk for the Cure on Friday, April 10 at 1:30 p.m. In preparation for this fun event, we have a week of spirit events in store for students.



Thursday, April 9—Backward Shirt Daymarch303

Friday, April 10—Walk Day and Cannon Spirit Shirt Day



Core Value

Terry Schmitt, Jake Diehl, Floris Stratman, and Keshav Shah showed KINDNESS when they cleaned up a trashed Commons. Thanks!!!


Davis Nelson demonstrated PASSION when he gave up part of his drop to come and speak to an AP European History class about his experience on the exam.  Thank you, Davis!

Shout out to all those who sported their unmatched shoes yesterday in honor of finding a cure for JDRF.




Kitty City donation boxes  have been placed in the front office and  by the upstairs printer . Please donate to a good cause.


quite a look.

quite a look.

SENIORS –  Wrap up final details in the college choice process with college counseling on Thursday, April 9th during Student Life.  Meet in Foundation Hall.  BRING YOUR LAPTOPS, please!

Freshman, Sophomore, and Juniors: April is the month where Houses look for new leaders.  If you are good with numbers, love making new friends, have a passion for service, tutoring, or having fun….seek out your House Leaders and ask about the application process.  See Dean Booker for suggestions or information.



After the JDRF Walk this Friday,all high school advisories will have the chance to compete in a treasure hunt. Five Giant eggs will be hidden all over the Cannon’s campus and hints will given to each advisory team as to where each egg is located.  Five different prizes will be offered to the winners: $100 cash, a pizza/ Panera party, a dress down day and ice cream social. Email with your advisory team members. (Full participation isn’t mandatory!)  Get excited!

cougar day teamwork

cougar day teamwork


AP students – AP Preadministration sessions will be taking place in Foundation Hall on April 8, 9 & 10. Students taking AP exams in May must plan to attend one of these sessions. Please bring with a you a #2 pencil. If you have any questions contact Ms Mee or Mr Segura.


Attention all students: please remember to bring in your JDRF donations to  your advisory. Lets hang our JDRF sneakers and show our support . Extra sneakers can be found with Mrs. Stavrakis and Ms. Harley

The GSA’s service project is Friday, April 17, the Day of Silence, a day organized to honor those who have been silenced by bullying

for their gender identity or sexual orientation (you can learn more at All participants (that means you guys) stay silent for an entire day to bring awareness to this, while wearing the awesome t-shirts provided by the GSA! If you buy this year’s shirt, your money will go towards an awesome organization called the Trevor Project that specifically helps LGBT+ teens.




Sophomores and Juniors:

Please register on Family Connections to meet with college admissions representatives from:


College Location Date
University of South Carolina 616 4/14/15 9:10 AM
University of North Carolina at Asheville 616 4/14/15 2:25 PM
North Carolina State University 616 4/27/15 12:25 PM



Attention Junior and Seniors!

crazy eyes

crazy eyes

LAST CALL: This is the last week to buy a prom ticket. All tickets are now $105.00. You must see Ms. Eury before the end of the day on Friday, April 10th, if you want a prom ticket!!




Volunteers Needed: Here’s your chance to get some fresh air during the

day and play with our Soccer for Tots, Jrk-K students.  You can commit to one or more days to help as schedules allow. The days we need help are Mondays from 1:15-2:10 the following dates:  3/30, 4/13, 4/20, 4/27, and 5/4. Email




Are you a photographer? Looking for a volunteer

opportunity? We need an US Student Volunteer(s) to be the photographer of the Mother/Son Event on April 12.  The event is at Camp Canaan in Rock

Hill, SC from 1:00-5:00, with registration starting at 12:45. If interested please contact Nadine Rauer



Looking for a volunteer opportunity? Our BTB Mining & Crafting: LEGO class is looking for an upper school student to help students in class on Mondays from 3 to 4 p.m. starting on March 2 and ending on May 4. Please contact  if you are interested.



 Did You Know? DYK


Fun times!

Fun times!

* Some of our strings students are headed to Carowinds

* April 10th we will be walking in honor of finding a cure for Juvenile Diabetes

queen of limbo

queen of limbo

* Several students are away on a marine science field trip.


There is lots for us to know! If you have something that you would like to share with the Cannon Upper school community, please email the information to All information must be received by 3pm

to guarantee next day publication. Thanks for keeping us in the know!



 After school events:



Tennis (Spring) – Boys Varsity
4:15 PM
Location: Cannon School
Tennis (Spring) – Boys Varsity vs Providence Day School


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Softball – Girls Varsity
4:30 PM
Location: Providence Day School
Softball – Girls Varsity vs Providence Day School

Baseball – Boys Varsity
4:30 PM
Location: Northside Christian Academy
Baseball – Boys Varsity vs


Lacrosse – Boys Varsity
5:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Lacrosse – Boys Varsity vs Greensboro Day

Soccer (Spring) Girls JV
5:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Spring) Girls JV vs Providence Day School

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Soccer (Spring) – Girls Varsity
7:00 PM
Location: Cannon School
Soccer (Spring) – Girls Varsity vs Providence Day School