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Freshmen first impressions

Abby Rothrock and Jackson Palich September 19, 2023

Get know what the Freshmens and the principal think about Centennial.   For more breaking news and photos, follow The Wingspan on Instagram and Twitter @CHSWingspan. jy/ew

Alumni advice to seniors

Abby Rothrock May 16, 2023

As May rolls around, many students are feeling the “senior slump,” including non-seniors. While the race to the end of the year begins for underclassmen, many seniors have an even bigger priority:...

Teammates Antonio Camacho-Bucks and Sebastian Martinez

Centennial track stars race to nationals

Abby Rothrock April 18, 2023

From March 9-12, 2023, seven Centennial High School Students spent the weekend in Boston, Massachusetts at the New Balance Indoor Nationals, where they competed with the top runners in the country. Despite...

End of year music recap and music for 2023

End of year music recap and music for 2023

Abby Conrad, Abby Rothrock, and Jackson Palich January 30, 2023

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Centennial’s holiday wishlist

Abby Rothrock December 19, 2022

From the annual World Fest, to the pep rallies that help get students in the spirit right before Homecoming, Centennial is full of exciting community activities to partake in. But despite all the fun,...

Dispensers put in girls bathroom

It’s perfectly normal: Breaking the period stigma

Abby Rothrock November 3, 2022

It’s official; as of October first, at least two sanitary dispensers are required in all Maryland public school female restrooms. House bill 205 in the state of Maryland titled: Public Schools - Provision...

HoCo student’s thoughts on dress code: Has it gotten stricter?

Abby Rothrock September 28, 2022

It’s important for students to have the opportunity to express themselves through clothing, and for the most part, Howard County Public Schools have tried to give students the chance to do so. This year,...

‘Harry’s House’ album cover

Same As it Was?: Student’s react to Harry Styles’s new album, Harry’s House

Abby Rothrock June 13, 2022

On May 20th, 2022, Harry Styles released his third solo album, following the releases of his debut album “Harry Styles” and second album “Fine Line.” While Harry already had a large fanbase from...

Is Spring Fever Spreading through the Halls of Centennial?

Abby Rothrock March 31, 2022

It's that time of year when the only thing on many students’ minds is a break from school stress. February to April is debatably the longest three months of the school year as the work ramps up, and...

Opening The Door To Black History

Abby Rothrock and Eva Clarkson February 23, 2022

Centennial students and teachers have gotten competitive around the building in a fun door decorating contest to honor Black History Month. The competition was set up by Julia Bakhru, a GT research...

HCPSS COVID-19 Updates

Abby Rothrock January 26, 2022

As of January 5, 2022, Howard County has put new mandates in place in an effort to reduce the number of COVID-19 cases. Within the last few weeks, there has been an increase in COVID cases as the new Omicron...

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