Students Express Issues For SMOB to Address

Edwin Wu April 8, 2022

Every year, Howard County Public School System offers middle and high school students an opportunity to vote for their next Student Member of the Board of Education (SMOB). There was a SMOB convention...

Centennial Alumni‌ ‌Assess‌ ‌Academic‌ ‌Preparedness‌ ‌in‌ ‌College‌ ‌

Edwin Wu March 21, 2022

Centennial High School is often regarded as one of the most competitive and rigorous public high schools in Maryland. According to US News, CHS graduation rates are consistently among the highest in the...

Wingspan Chipotle Fundraiser

Edwin Wu February 23, 2022

The Wingspan will be hosting a fundraiser at Chipotle (9120 Baltimore National Pike) on Wednesday, March 2, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. A percentage of sales will be donated to the Wingspan, which will be used...

Lunar‌ ‌New‌ ‌Year‌ ‌Celebration‌ ‌2022‌ ‌

Edwin Wu February 14, 2022

February 1, 2022, marks the beginning of the new year in the Chinese calendar. Amidst the new COVID-19 restrictions, many students are continuing their Lunar New Year traditions and celebrations.  When...

How do Students Feel About In-Person Learning?

Edwin Wu January 31, 2022

On December 31, 2021, Howard County Public School System (HCPSS) superintendent, Dr. Michael Martirano, made an announcement regarding in-person learning and addressed some concerns that people had about...

School Activities and Midterm Update

Edwin Wu December 21, 2021

As of December 17, 2021, extracurricular activities that do not require travel, athletic team practices, tutoring, art rehearsals, and outdoor events are resumed with strict safety precautions put into...

The Effects of the Added HCPSS Half Days

Edwin Wu November 26, 2021

As of November 3, 2021, there has been a modification to the 2021-22 Howard County Public School System academic calendar. Monthly half-days have now been implemented to allow both students and teachers...

Centennial Students Step Up with Service Work

Edwin Wu October 21, 2021

Service-learning opportunities allow for Centennial High School students to explore different interests and help their community. Two students, senior Sean Wang, and sophomore Rohan Vyas, recently talked...

Cicadas Swarm East Coast After Perfect Temperatures Hit

Edwin Wu June 4, 2021

After 17 years of patience, “periodical” cicadas, also known as Brood X, are surfacing from underground, causing many people to feel disgusted and fearful. According to an article by National...

Mental Health Effects on HCPSS Staff

Edwin Wu  May 20, 2021

How are teachers and school staff dealing with mental health struck by the COVID-19 pandemic? Since the outbreak of the virus, some teachers and school staff have reflected on their mental health status.   According...

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