Friday, December 7

Upcoming Clubs and Activities Events

  • Last day to take senior photos is Wednesday, December 12th. Photos will take place in the auditorium. Sign up for your photo or retake at you must use the information used to register you for school.
  • PE make-ups will be taking place on Tuesday, December 11th both before and after school. Student will need to be dressed in PE clothes and ready to be on the track or student entrance stairwell (in case of inclement weather) by 7:30 am and or 3:30 pm. An intercom announcement will be made as to the exact location. Before school ,students should come through the student entrance
  • We want you to be in the Spectrum talent show! Join Ms. Green and the Thespian Troupe on Wednesday, December 12th at 8:30 am and at 3:30 pm in room 119 to get information about our school-wide talent showcase!  Email Ms. Green with any questions at
  • Toy for Tots has a box is in the main office. Please consider dropping off a new toy(s) for a child this holiday season.
  • It's time for another TEA CEREMONY!  Wednesday, December 12th, Sensei (pronounced Sen-say) Gunji, Mark, Diana and other tea ceremony students from the U of I Japan House will be in the library to share the ancient Japanese art of tea ceremony.  This is open to everyone at Centennial and will start at 3:30 pm.  Get your matcha on in the library.
  • From the Library -- Are you traveling over winter break or are you staying home to relax?  Whatever you are doing, take time out to read a book for fun!!  Come check out the selection in the library!  
  • For those of you with library books already checked out.......Don't forget to renew your library books before winter break!!
  • Congratulations to Centennial's Scholastic Bowl Teams.  On Friday, Centennial Scholastic Bowl won the Big 12 conference with a perfect tournament (5-0,) defeating Normal in the finals, 450-130.
    The Scholastic Bowl J.V. team also did quite well Friday. They finished as conference runners-up, our best finish at the J.V. conference level.
  • Come support the dance team Flapjack fundraiser at Applebee's ( 2121 North Prospect Ave.) on Saturday December 15th from 8:00-10:00 am. You may purchase a $5.00 ticket from a dance team member or Coach Jones. Tickets will also be sold at the door. 

Fall 2018 Final Exam Schedule


Thursday, December 20th

Friday, December 21st


Period 4

Period 5


Period 2

Period 7


Period 3

Period 1





Period 8

Period 6

Students who don’t have a class scheduled during a given hour do NOT need to report to or remain at school during that hour.  Freshman and Sophomore students do NOT need to attend their Advisory periods on Exam days.  These students may study quietly in the cafeteria.  Students who are not taking Exams should not loiter in the hallways because this disrupts the Exam environment! 

Please Note: Any request to take exams outside of the above times must be submitted IN WRITING to the Associate Principal as far in advance as possible. The request should include which exams to be taken outside of the scheduled times and the reason (s) why. Please note that request are NOT guaranteed and may be denied. Please make every effort to take exams during the times scheduled above.

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