Thursday, October 3

Upcoming Clubs and Activities Events:

  • Charger apparel will be on sale before and after school on today and Friday in the main lobby.  Supplies are limited, so shop early!   T-shirts for $10, hats $15, and sweatshirts $20-25.  Cash and Checks only
  • If you are attending football games this year, please remember that backpacks are not allowed inside the stadium. You will need to leave them at home or in your vehicle. 
  • AP Exam registration will be open October 10-October 18. To order exams, please complete the registration form and return it with full payment to Ms. Potter in the Counseling Center between October 10 and October 18, before or after school only. The LAST day to order AP Exams is Friday, October 18. NO EXCEPTIONS will be made for registration forms turned in after October 18. If you have questions about ordering AP Exams, please see Mrs. Lee in the Counseling Center.  
  • Come to the Cafeteria Friday, October 4th from 5:00-7:00 pm for the Chili Supper before the homecoming football game! Tickets are $5.00 and are being sold by all Interact members and at the door. All proceeds support Interact’s community and charity events! 
  • Homecoming is here! The Homecoming dance is this Saturday from 7:30-10:30 pm. The doors will be closed at 8:30 pm. Tickets are $5.00 and on sale before and after school and during 4th lunch only. If you are on the Social Probation List, you will need to clear and receive a red clearance ticket from the main office before or after school in order to purchase a ticket.
  • Homecoming is This Week! Spirit Week Dress up days are as follows:

Thursday: Mardi Gras Day (mardi colors are green, gold and purple)

Friday: Blue and White Day

Planned Activities:

Friday: Pep Rally During 7th and 8th

Football Game at 7:00 pm

Students and Staff of the Month

Students and staff are asked to nominate a Staff or Student who they believe embodies the Centennial Mission Statement. 

The staff of the month will have the honor of parking in Mr. Neitzel's parking space for the month of October.

Congratulations to the following students and staff for their commitment to our Mission Statement

 Staff of the Month is - Carrie McMenamin 

Students of the Month 

                                    9th Emily Rush

                                    10th- Jaden Campbell

                                    11th - Byriana Vaughn

                                    12th - Kharyriyah Jean Mitchell

College and Career Events:

The following institutions will be visiting Centennial High School:

The following institutions will be visiting Centennial. Please note that all students can attend a college visit, and must sign up at least the school day before to attend. Students must have permission from the teacher whose class they will be missing, as well as their parent/guardians to attend, and will be responsible for any missing work. Students can sign up for visits on Naviance, or can talk to Mr. Chun at the College and Career Center.

Thursday, October 3rd:

-4th hour: Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

-5th hour: Butler University 

Friday, October 4th: 

-5th hour: Belmont University 

Monday, October 7th: 

2nd hour: ISAC 

3rd hour: University of Missouri (Mizzou) 

4th hour: Purdue University-Calumet Campus 

5th hour: Vanderbilt University 

Tuesday, October 8th: 

2nd hour: Parkland College

4th hour: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

7th hour: Michigan Tech

Wednesday, October 9th: 

3rd hour: McKendree University 

4th hour: Rockford University

Thursday, October 10th: 

3rd hour: University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, School of Applied Health Sciences

5th hour: North Central College

Friday, October 11th: 

4th hour: Delta State University 

FAFSA Completion Night will be Wednesday, October 9th, 5:30-7:30 pm in the Library. We will   complete the FAFSA with you, so please bring: 

  • Your Social Security Number
  • Your Alien Registration Number (if you are not a U.S. citizen)
  • Your federal income tax returns, W-2s, and other records of money earned. 
  • Bank statements and records of investments (if applicable)
  • Records of untaxed income (if applicable)

There will be an additional FAFSA Completion Night, Wednesday, October 16th, 5:30-7:30 pm at the Library. If you could not make it before, please consider coming out to get additional help with the FAFSA!

Sporting Events:

Please congratulate Henry Thomas if you see him for being named our Student-Athlete of the Week.

Also, get to know our Cross Country Coach, Jeremy Owen, in the newsletter via the link below. 

Athlete of the Week/Meet a Charger Coach

To view athletic events, Please use the "Calendar" link on Centennial's homepage.