NAHS Field Trip

April 24, 2013

Words: Shweta Maruvada On Friday, April 19, 2013, 28 National Art Honors Society students from Centennial High School taught various art forms at Pointers Run Elementary School (PRES) to students from grade levels 1-5. Preparations for this event have been occurring for the past 6 weeks, and the stud...

Senior Takeover Day at CHS

April 12, 2013

Words: Shweta MaruvadaCentennial High School (CHS) seniors upheld the long-term tradition of the school’s Senior Takeover Day on Friday, March 29th, 2013. This is always a new learning experience for the senior students, who are not used to being the ones in control. The rest of the students also look f...

The Year Without Summer

March 13, 2013

Words: Shweta Maruvada “A volcano exploded in Indonesia in 1816, sent an ash cloud up into the stratosphere, deflected the sunlight, changed weather patterns around the world, so that in Europe, its very cold, and very rainy. In the eastern United States, it’s cold, and very dry. And the question is ...

2012 Book to Movie Adaptations

November 13, 2012

by Shweta Maruvada The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey Fans of Lord of the Rings movie franchise should get ready for another adventure with The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey releasing in theaters on December 14th, 2012. A prequel to the Lord of the Rings and based on the novel by JRR Tolkein, The Hobbit...

Weather Preparation (Shweta Maruvada)

October 28, 2012

According to The Washington Post, the East Coast is about to be hit by a Hurricane researchers have named Sandy. However, not only is a hurricane coming our way, researchers have found out other bizarre news - this storm will be a combination of a hurricane and another major storm. The prediction is...

Fresh Paper (Shweta Maruvada)

October 4, 2012

Think of your kitchen. Of those juicy blackberries and fresh luscious red apples your mom bought at the store yesterday. Of those peaches and lemons that are waiting for you to get home. Now think of what would happen if they sat outside for 3, 4, even 5 weeks. And that pretty picture is just swept clean...

Spirit Switch (Shweta Maruvada)

September 28, 2012

photo provided by Grace Cha Rebellion can take many forms. At Centennial, the definition has come to terms with Spirit Week, with paint on faces, and the tagging. Each year, the Student Government Association (SGA) decides which spirit days they wish to hold throughout the week. However, this year, stud...

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