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Centennial Theater Department’s Lost Girl; “It was magical…”

Tavroop Kaur November 29, 2023

The adventures of Peter Pan, the Lost Boys and Wendy Darling have captivated children and adults alike since “The Little White Bird '’ by Scottish novelist, J.M Barie, in 1902. Quickly becoming an...

Poet Hayes Davis shares writing, encouragement with Centennial students

Poet Hayes Davis shares writing, encouragement with Centennial students

Abby Conrad November 15, 2023

On Friday, November 10, poet Hayes Davis visited Centennial to speak to students about his experience with poetry and the writing and revising process. In 2016, Davis published Let Our Eyes Linger, his...

Behind the scenes of homecoming week

Teju Reddi November 15, 2023

Tuesday, October 9 marked the beginning of Centennial’s annual Homecoming week. The week was full of festivities, with Eagle spirit running high through the student body. Behind these elaborate events...

Photography by Hannah Kim and Yeseo Lim

“Feed Your Muse” at Centennial High School

Hannah Kim and Yeseo Lim November 15, 2023

In 2009, the National Council of Teachers of English established National Writing Day as a day to encourage people of all ages and abilities to take part in the joy of writing. At Centennial High School,...

College application advice: Unfiltered

Abby Conrad and Rachel Middleton October 31, 2023

As the hallways are buzzing with talks of college applications, The Wingspan went straight to the source to uncover the truth behind the application process. Watch the video to hear about seniors Joanna...

The senior team after their victory
Photographer: Yeseo Lim

Class of 2024 remains undefeated in this year’s homecoming Powderpuff game

Tavroop Kaur October 30, 2023

The transition from September to October is a universal indicator to Centennial students that the school year is officially in full swing. Amidst the whirlwind of upcoming college application deadlines,...

Photo by Abby Rothrock

Putting the Unity in P.E.

Abby Conrad October 12, 2023

It’s a brisk Friday morning at Centennial High School. The sound of laughter bounces above the early-morning mist that lightly covers the hill down to the stadium. On the turf field, students are kicking...

Food and drinks: Principal and student perspectives

Edwin Wu October 10, 2023

Food and beverages have always been synonymous to a high school. According to Howard County Public School Systems Policy 9090, students are not allowed to consume their drinks or foods outside of the cafeteria...

Student & Staff Opinions: New Policies at Centennial HS

Hannah Kim and Yeseo Lim October 6, 2023

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Principal Dr. Miller, photography taken by Hannah Kim

New Principal, New Policies at Centennial High School

Hannah Kim and Yeseo Lim September 26, 2023

Every morning without fail, Dr. Joelle Miller greets students as they walk into the building, lighting up the hallways of Centennial High School with her contagious smile.  Having started her educational...

“New Kids on the Block”: A look into the English departments new additions

Tavroop Kaur September 22, 2023

A new school year means new beginnings. New friends, new classes, new students and new teachers. While many of the incoming freshman students were feeling the first day jitters navigating Centennials maze...

Howard County buses: Why is my bus late?

Blenda Undrakhbold September 21, 2023

On the first day of school, students from all over Howard County waited aimlessly at their bus stops, wondering if their bus was ever going to arrive, and are sprinting across the school to get to class...

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