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FISD Picks New Superintendent

FISD Picks New Superintendent

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
May 23, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

Frisco ISD trustees named Dr. Mike Waldrip as the lone finalist to become the district's next superintendent in a specially called meeting yesterday. Dr. Waldrip, current superintendent of Coppell ISD, is expected to assume his duties sometime after a state-mandated 21-day waiting period. The selection...

VASE State Competition

VASE State Competition

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
May 19, 2017
Filed under News

Frisco ISD high school students brought home a record 11 Gold Seal medallions from the Texas Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE). These students included Centennial's own Jessica Nguyen and her portrait named "Shadows of Light," created under art teacher Ashley Ham. The Gold Seal medallion is given...

9th-11th Grade Awards Ceremony

9th-11th Grade Awards Ceremony

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
May 17, 2017
Filed under News

The 9th-11th grade awards ceremony were held in the auditorium Monday night. Crowds of parents showed up to watch the 201 students honored receive their well-deserved awards gotten for working hard all school year. Hosted by Mr. Reeder, awards were given out for HOSA, All-State Track and Field, VAS...

Frisco Election Results

Frisco Election Results

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
May 9, 2017
Filed under News, Showcase

The City of Frisco held elections Saturday for mayor, city council, and school board places. 14,151 (15.89 percent of registered) voters took part in this Frisco election out of 89,047 registered voters. In addition, 56 percent of voters in Collin County also voted yes for Proposition 1, which would ...

Last Minute EOC Reminders

Last Minute EOC Reminders

Reggie AbuEid, Cen10 News Reporter
April 28, 2017
Filed under News

With the long-anticipated EOCs coming up, it's important to pay attention to these reminders as you prepare to get ready to walk into that test room and take your EOC exam. First and foremost, know what day your EOC will be. The Algebra I EOC will be taken on May 2, the Biology EOC will be taken May...

Timeline for Superintendent Search

Timeline for Superintendent Search

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 25, 2017
Filed under News

A timeline and community engagement plan were established last week to assist Frisco ISD trustees in their search to replace retiring superintendent Dr. Jeremy Lyon, who announced he will be retiring in June. The school board hopes to name a lone finalist by the last week of school, enabling FISD...

NHS Easter Egg Hunt

NHS Easter Egg Hunt

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 20, 2017
Filed under News

The National Honor Society hosted their annual Easter Egg Hunt April 13 in the courtyard. Members of NHS brought a multitude of eggs filled with candy and chocolate and scattered them all over for the children of CHS staff members to find. The event even featured the Easter Bunny, much to the delight of t...

Texas Big Star Half Marathon and 5K

Texas Big Star Half Marathon and 5K

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 18, 2017
Filed under News

The second annual Texas Big Star Half Marathon and 5K was held Saturday and featured runners of all ages and physical capabilities. What started last year as the first endurance running event for the City of Frisco continued this year with an all-new course and start/finish line. The event, presented...

Titan Choir Conquers UIL Concert

Titan Choir Conquers UIL Concert

Marc Capezzera, Cen10 News Reporter
April 13, 2017
Filed under News, Shout Outs!

The CHS Titan Choir competed in the UIL Concert and Sight-Reading competition on April eleventh and twelfth.   Both groups received a "Sweepstakes", which is the highest level of achievement.   Some comments from the judge's evaluations were "Precision is a highlight in this ensemble." and "Love...

Frisco ISD’s Growing Pains

Frisco ISD’s Growing Pains

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 12, 2017
Filed under News

FISD school board members, staff and parents received their first look at the proposed 2017-2018 budget Monday evening. For the last eight months, a group of 28 parents, staff and community members has worked on a priorities-based budget to find ways to save money or generate additional revenue for a...

UIL Regional Results

UIL Regional Results

Rachel May, Cen10 News Reporter
April 12, 2017
Filed under News, Shout Outs!

Several of our Titans went on to the Regional Academic UIL competitions on Friday, April 7 and Saturday, April 8.  Below are the results. Congratulations Titans!   Computer Science – Coach Eric Bockler Emily Peterson – 8th place on the written test   Journalism – Coach Laura Kline Laura Nico...

StrEATS Food Truck Festival

StrEATS Food Truck Festival

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief
April 10, 2017
Filed under News

The StrEATS Gourmet Food Truck and Music Festival was held in Downtown Frisco on Sunday, with attractions including tasty treats from about 20 of DFW’s most popular gourmet food trucks, live music, local vendors and fun for kids in the Children's Area. This festival is a vindication of the incre...

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