Friends of Music Bingo Night

February 8, 2018

Words: Maggie Ju On Friday, February 23, Centennial High School’s Friends of Music, a fundraising group for the CHS music programs, will host a bingo night and a silent auction in the cafeteria from 7 to 9:30 p.m. Entry is $10 per person or $40 for a family of five, and includes a dauber and a bingo ...

Aquila Announces Their Upcoming Coffeehouse

February 8, 2018

Words: Natalie Keane Aquila, Centennial’s Literary Magazine, is holding a coffeehouse in the school’s cafeteria on Friday, February 23, from 2:30 to 4:30. The event will feature musical performances from Centennial’s student community. The admission is $5 per person, and all money received is put tow...

Yearbook Club Photos Schedule

February 6, 2018

Words: Maggie Ju Lifetouch will take photos of individual clubs at Centennial on February 9 and 10. The photo schedule is posted outside the cafeteria. Each club only has five minutes, so everyone must arrive promptly at the designated time. The first groups to be photographed are the honor societie...

Centennial Red Cross Blood Drive

December 8, 2017

Words: Maggie Ju Centennial Red Cross will be holding its annual blood drive on December 22 in the auxiliary gym. Forms are available until December 15 at the Red Cross table outside the cafeteria during lunch. Blood donors must be at least 16 years of age and in good health. Donors 18 or younger should w...

House of Delegates Candidate Visits Centennial’s Young Democrats Club

November 29, 2017

Words: Natalie Knight-Griffin On Tuesday, November 28, Maryland House of Delegates 9B candidate Dan Medinger spoke to Centennial’s Young Democrats club. Medinger introduced himself by walking around the room and shaking the hands of each student, making a personable first impression. The meeting ...

CHS Model United Nations Conference

November 21, 2017

Words: Maggie Ju On Saturday, November 11, the ninth annual Centennial High School Model United Nations Conference (CHSMUNC) was held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Eighteen high schools from Maryland, northern Virginia, and Washington D.C. yielded a total attendance of over 300 delegates. Beginning at 8:30 ...

Centennial’s Math Team

November 21, 2017

Words: Joey Sedlacko The Math Team meets every Wednesday after school in room 902. Every month, the team takes 20 members to math competitions held throughout the county and compete against other high schools. The Math Team has won the county title the last six years, so the team’s goal this year i...

Centennial’s Table Tennis Club Update

November 14, 2017

Words: Shawn Kruhm The Table Tennis Club Sponsor, Jarrett Emery, has confirmed that the club meets on Wednesdays at 2:15 in the cafeteria. The club still does not play against any schools outside of Centennial. In the future, they are hoping to expand and compete against other clubs at other high schoo...

Centennial’s International Thespian Society

November 13, 2017

Words: Sarah Kruhm The International Thespian Society (ITS) is a universal theatre honors society with chapters established all over the globe, including at Centennial High School. Sponsored by Centennial’s theatre teacher and director Ms. Kathryn Carlsen, the club meets on the first Wednesday of ev...

Centennial’s Best Buddies Club

November 13, 2017

Words: Peyton Leineweber The Best Buddies Club, which is run by President Sophie Lovering and sponsor Mrs. Engle, aims to develop relationships for students with intellectual and developmental disabilities. The club meets every third Tuesday of the month. Best Buddies is a very well- known club with...

Centennial’s Girl Up Club Hosts Movie Screening

November 13, 2017

Words: Maggie Ju On Friday, November 17, Centennial Girl Up will hold a movie screening in the media center at 7 p.m. and admission is $5 per person. Proceeds will fund materials for future events, and the remaining amount will be donated to the United Nations Foundation’s Girl Up campaign. In h...

Centennial’s STEM Club

November 9, 2017

Words: Hibah Khan The STEM club, also known as Science Olympiad, is co-sponsored by Mr. Piluk and Mrs. Rice and holds meetings every Thursday in Piluk’s room, 507. The co-presidents are Chy Murali and Nicole Meister. The Science Olympiad represents Centennial by competing in multiple competitio...

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