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27
May

Perfect Attendance Pays Off

On Tuesday students with perfect attendance were called in to the principal’s office and rewarded for their commitment to school.  Students were given a gift certificate and some candy as a token of appreciation for their dedication to their education.  The following students had perfect attendance for the 2013-2014 school year:

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17
May

Teachers Reflect on Having to Say Goodbye to Seniors

The end of the school year is approaching for the seniors, as their last day of class is Wednesday, May 21. That day, they will be leaving behind not only their classmates, friends, and an accumulation of four years of memories and knowledge but also the teachers who played a big part in their learning. Every year, teachers see their senior students move on from high school to another part of their journey, and saying goodbye evokes many different emotions. Read more »

16
May

The Centinal Podcast Episode 25: Finale

In this episode of The Centinal, BJ and Leon talk about what has been going on in the past three weeks during their hiatus and reflect on their four years at Centennial. Read more »

12
May

Canceled Television Shows of 2014

It is always sad when one’s favorite television show ends, but it is even sadder if that end is the result of a cancellation. Currently, it is cancellation season, and networks are making their final decisions on which shows to keep and which to drop. There has already been much sobbing over the cancellation of NBC’s Community from its dedicated fandom, but it is possible that many other fandoms will be crushed by their show ending. Here is the current list of shows that have been announced to be canceled by the major networks.  Read more »

7
May

2014 Trends: Spring into Summer Fashion

A new year means a new chance to update our wardrobes and ourselves as fashion’s constant evolution takes new turns and inspires new themes. Bold slogans, backwards buttons and cowgirl mashups: just when you thought spring dressing had run out of ideas, 2014’s trends come along and prove everyone wrong. Snap up some of our top buys for spring/summer 2014 below, selected with the key trends of the season in mind, and you’ll have the perfect capsule wardrobe to take you through to the warmer months.

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5
May

Tips for a Healthy, Low-Stress Prom Night

Prom is in less than 1 week. For most girls, this means you want to look your absolute best and impress all your classmates/rivals on the big night.

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5
May

Seniors Make Their College Decision

May 1st marked the day for seniors to finalize their college decision. The stress can be over as of now because they know what new adventure lies ahead for the Fall of 2014!

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1
May

Teacher Feature: Ms. Bednar

This article was written with Vanessa Jones.

This week’s Teacher Feature is Katie Bednar! Ms. Bednar just recently became a teacher at Centennial. She graduated from the University of Illinois in 2011 and was born in Brookfield, Illinois. This is her third year teaching Spanish.

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