Centennial Promotes Action Against Climate Change

Centennial Promotes Action Against Climate Change

September 20, 2019

Words: Sarah Paz Photos: Eliza Andrew On Friday, September 20, Centennial students walked out of their classes at the beginning of third period to support the global climate change movement. About 200 students gathered together outside the school and protested for 15 minutes. To encourage fellow students t...

Concerns Arise Over Limited Club Interest in Homecoming Carnival

September 19, 2019

Words: Caleb McClatchey As of Thursday afternoon, only 13 clubs had signed up for this year’s Homecoming Carnival. If the unusually low number holds through tomorrow’s registration deadline at 2:10pm, John Sharbaugh, nicknamed the “Carnival King” for his role as the event’s lead organizer, says he ...

Back to School Night

Back to School Night

September 10, 2019

Words: Sasha Allen Photos: Adithi Soogoor Back to School Night is full of anxious parents learning about their students’ academic year, but there is more that goes on behind the scenes. While the parents are in their children’s classes, their students have the chance to learn about the dozens of clu...

Centennial’s First Week Back

Centennial's First Week Back

September 6, 2019

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2019 Takeover Issue is Out Now!

June 19, 2019

Our 2019 Takeover Issue of the Wingspan is out now! To read it, click the link below: 2019 Takeover Issue

Movies to Look Forward to This Summer

June 18, 2019

Words: Josh Kim and Liam Lovering Dark Phoenix After almost 19 years of X-Men movies, the franchise is producing one more movie with our beloved mutant characters. Dark Phoenix will follow the story of how one of the mutants becomes the strongest mutant ever, threatening to destroy the world. Child...

The Return of Old Ellicott City

June 17, 2019

Words: Andrew Le Due to the flood in May of 2018 that destroyed Old Ellicott City, residents were affected in many ways. Not only were several areas inaccessible, but entire roads were closed off, such as the one that travelled from the Roger Carter area to Frederick Road. On April 27 of 2019, this road...

Science Olympiad Team Goes to Nationals

June 14, 2019

Words: Sarah Paz Centennial’s Science Olympiad team, affectionately called SciOly by its team members, traveled to the Science Olympiad National Tournament in Ithaca, winning 29th place. Sophomore B-team member Shreya Vallimanalan said that the team placed 1st in the Environmental Chemistry Event at Cornell ...

The List of Coaches for the 2019-20 Sports Season is Out Now

June 13, 2019

Words: Thomas Hitt Congratulations to all the coaches below who were selected for the fall and winter sports season of 2019-20. Fall Coaches Boys Cross Country Head Coach – Robert Slopek JV Field Hockey Coach – Ying Schaik JV Football Coach – Dominic Peters Varsity Girls Soccer Head Coach ...

Graduation Speech From Teacher of the Year, Sara Duran

June 11, 2019

Attached is Teacher of the Year Sara Duran's 2019 graduation speech. Full graduation audio is linked below. To listen to Duran's speech, go to 14:00. https://livestream.com/hcpsstv/events/8646257/videos/191811275 Good Morning! It’s nice to see you again; I’ve missed you over the last week. I’m honored to stan...

Centennial Cheers on Law Enforcement Torch Run

June 6, 2019

Words: Caleb McClatchey Photos: Zach Grable [wpvideo JPnqiMfF] Centennial students and staff took a break from their usual routine Thursday morning to support the Law Enforcement Torch Run, a public awareness and fundraising group which supports the Special Olympics. As students clapped and cheered...

2023 Eagles Visit the Nest

2023 Eagles Visit the Nest

June 5, 2019

Words & Photos: Ellie Zoller-Gritz On Wednesday, June 5, the incoming freshmen visited Centennial in preparation for next year. They participated in a tour and viewed performances from dance, band, choir, and the color guard. They also had a question and answer session with a student panel hosted b...