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Posts from the ‘Centennial Life’ Category

9
Nov

Centennial’s Most Interesting Student : Sharon Laby

I interviewed Sharon Laby, she’s a very interesting person. She’s a part of a lot of clubs and also VP of most of them. She’s also a very smart person and is considering what college to attend to help her future. She makes the environment happy. She’s a big help at Centennial

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9
Nov

A Look at Principal Riegler

  This year Centennial was greeted with a new principal, Brian Riegler, and I know we have all had questions about what he plans on changing in the school.  Riegler sat down with me and answered a few questions about himself and our school.

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1
Nov

Centennial’s Best: Hall Monitor Steve Gilbert

I interviewed Steve Gilbert. He’s a hall monitor at Centennial High School and you could consider him the best at what he does. You will never find him without a smile on his face.

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20
Oct

Play With Ping Pong Club

Ever heard of Ping Pong Club? It was just created by a freshman last year, Angela Xu. She’s a sophomore now and looking forward to a whole year of ping pong. Even with it being started just a few months before school ended last year, they now have over 80 people in the club, around 50 coming every week.

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24
Sep

Charger Artists find “The Art Connection”

Today was the opening for The Art Connection, an art show for students from Centennial, Jefferson and Carrie Busey.  Student art is on display in the basement used book shop of the Champaign Library.  Stop by and support Charger art!

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8
Sep

Fuel up at the Snack Cart

What is the Centennial Snack Cart? The Centennial Sack Cart is  run by our school’s Functional Life Skills program. The students, along with one of the special education teachers, travels the hallway second and seventh hour, going to each classroom selling snacks to students and staff, but why?

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8
Sep

Anti-Bullying Club #LiveLikeLuke

In memory of Luke. Last year around spring the anti-bullying club was started because Luke Miller who had experienced bullying passed away. This club is sponsored by Centennial Archery Coach Lenz who is now working in the library. The club was started by Centennial seniors who were tired of bullying being a problem in our society: Haylie Denzer, Dylan Chambers, and Lexi Alves.

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8
Sep

Centennial’s M+th Team

The math team is basically a team of students that like math. The students  on the math team meet weekly to solve problems, learn about new things, and practice for competition throughout the year.

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8
Sep

Cheer Team

As the new year rolls in the cheer team starts back up again, I asked Brianna West, a cheerleader here at Centennial for 4 years , what was a typical day at practice is like? She replied, “We stretch for about 15 minutes, then we go over sidelines and that can take a while then we go to our stunt groups and stunt for the rest of the night.”

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6
Sep

Expressions Choir

Choir this year is directed by Marian Wyatt, who’s been directing for a little over 30 years. She has many goals for this years’ Expressions Choir Class. Expressions choir this year will be doing a lot of fun and exciting things this year. Also including Illini Fridays.

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