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Pajama Party: Make yourself at HOME

Pajama Party: Make yourself at HOME

Emma Bitter, Co Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Make yourself at home during the first day of Homecoming Spirit week. Centennial is many students' second home as they spend so much time in the Cen10 halls, in order to embrace the school spirit students were encouraged to make themselves comfortable during class today. We captured a few of the students...

Hip Hip Hooray, Hip Hip Hoco

Hip Hip Hooray, Hip Hip Hoco

Emma Bitter, Co Editor-in-Chief

October 10, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Homecoming comes once a year and is one of the most exciting times for high school students of all grades. From football games to hall decorating competitions to mums and spirit days, HOCO is sure to embrace the attention of all students in the Centennial Halls. In our short four day week, the spirit...

Mid Autumn Festival

Mid Autumn Festival

Bryce Ford, Cen10 News Reporter

October 3, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

October 4th. It seems like a normal Wednesday. Your parents will go to work and you will go to school. You will get home, eat dinner, go to bed; the usual. But for many Chinese people and Chinese Americans alike, the 4th of October is so much more. It's the Mid Autumn Festival, one of the biggest ce...

Taking a Gap Year: Worth Considering or a Bad Idea?

Taking a Gap Year: Worth Considering or a Bad Idea?

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief

September 22, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

With counselors coming to talk to seniors about college applications, there is one option not often talked about: taking a gap year. Many of us may not have even known this was possible, yet it is worth at least acknowledging its pros and cons. Simply put, a gap year is a break from education. It can be take...

What’s New With Cen10

What’s New With Cen10

Emma Bittner, Co Editor-in-Chief

August 29, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Student Life

Purple hair, ripped jeans, a nose piercing and a new outlook on school, Centennial made some crucial new additions for the upcoming year. With the solar eclipse and summer ticking down, August 21 was the eventful day where Frisco ISD welcomed the 2017-2018 school year. The newest editions to the Centennial...

AP Testing Season

AP Testing Season

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief

April 18, 2017


Filed under Student Life

With the dreadful but decisive AP tests fast approaching, it’s important to keep in mind some reminders for testing in those precarious first two weeks of May. Before the exam, the most important thing you can do to prepare is STUDY! Don’t waste your $93 by not preparing and not getting coll...

Changes to a Popular Board Game in Store

Changes to a Popular Board Game in Store

Conner Donisi, Cen10 News Reporter

March 24, 2017


Filed under Student Life

  During January, America's favorite board game hosted a vote as to which pieces to include in the newest generation of the Monopoly board game. The results of this vote were reported on World Monopoly Day (March 19th) and they stated that the Scottie dog, top hat, car, battleship, and cat will...

Go-Force Go Center

Go-Force Go Center

Tommy Rackers, Staff Reporter

March 16, 2017


Filed under Student Life

College is an important step in all students lives so we must be cautious how we approach it. The Go Center is one way that students can help prepare themselves for this step. One of our counselors, Mrs. Cindy Marshall spoke about The Go Center and what the new program will include. “The Go Center...

Southern Methodist University

Southern Methodist University

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief

March 15, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Southern Methodist University hosted their annual Springfest on March 4 and provided a comprehensive look into what the university has to offer. A self proclaimed “highly selective private college,” SMU is a private research university in Dallas, University Park, and Highland Park, TX. It includes the...

Pondering Punxsutawney

Pondering Punxsutawney

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief

February 1, 2017


Filed under Student Life

It's that time of year again when meteorologists step aside to let a furry rodent make its famed weather forecast. Punxsutawney Phil, the world's celebrity groundhog, will be coaxed from his burrow in western Pennsylvania early Thursday as an anxious nation watches to find out whether we'll have a...

Resurrecting Your Resolutions

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief

January 26, 2017


Filed under Student Life

Three weeks into 2017, and most people’s New Year’s resolutions have passed away to the underworld of disregarded hopes and dreams for the future. It’s ok, you can admit it. You didn’t stick to your 7 a.m. morning workout plan. You fell asleep in algebra again. You didn’t tell that boy you ...

Physics Made Fun

Physics Made Fun

Laura Nicolescu, Co-Editor-In-Chief

January 14, 2017


Filed under Student Life

The annual egg drop project, held earlier this week, is a tradition for Centennial physics classes, featuring raw eggs placed in strange contraptions hurled off the top of the rotunda while students hold their breaths in hopes that their egg—and grade—will be spared. Adding to the fun, alarmed passersbyers...

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