Cannon School Counselors nurture relationships with students, supporting their academic and emotional/social journey of growth. Through the use of classroom lessons, small group, and individual sessions, counselors equip students with skills to navigate new situations, overcome challenges, and build confidence during their time at Cannon School and beyond.
Grief Support Resources
Grief may be experienced in response to physical losses, such as death, or in response to symbolic or social losses such as divorce or loss of a job. Taking care of yourself and accessing the support of friends and family can help you cope with your grief experience.
Here is a list of online resources that you may find helpful:
- The Dougy Center: The National Center for Grieving Children & Families
- Hospice of Charlotte - Chameleons Journey Grief Camp
- MentalHelp.net Depression Hotline
- Uplift Center for Grieving Children: Grief Resources
- The National Child Traumatic Stress Network: Traumatic Grief
- The National Alliance for Grieving Children
- Support After Suicide
The following documents, provided by our School Counseling Team, contain additional helpful information:
Cannon families may visit the Cannon School Counseling PowerSchool page for additional resources. You will need to log into PowerSchool to access this information.
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Our Student Life Program is a hallmark of the educational and relational experience at Cannon School. Each division offers exciting opportunities to be more fully engaged both inside and outside the classroom.
Cannon School's After School Program (ASP) provides students in grades JrK - 8 with a safe, nurturing environment. Students have the opportunity to receive assistance with their homework, play sports, participate in art activities, cook, discover and explore nature, and experience cultivating and observing our garden.
Beyond the Bell offers a collection of extracurricular enrichment programs for Lower, Middle and Upper School students.
The Cougars' Den carries school supplies; clothing items and athletic apparel; Lower School coordinated dress shirts, pants, and skirts; gifts; and other necessities. .
Parents at Cannon is a dynamic group of four parent volunteer organizations that enhance campus life for our students, parents, faculty, and staff. Each PAC group specializes in supporting a particular area of our school community.