September 20, 2017
Calendar of Events
Thursday, September 21 No School Fall Holiday
Clubs and Activities
The Free Application for Federal Student Aid will open on Sunday, October 1st. If you are thinking about how to pay for college, the FAFSA is one of the ways you can find money for your education. Please contact Mr. Chun for more information.
Attention sophomores and juniors! The PSAT is a great way to practice for your college exams, and could qualify you to be a national merit scholar for juniors. It will take place on Wednesday, October 11th. If you would like to sign up, please come to the College and Career Center, before or after school, Monday, September 18th - Wednesday September 20th. Each test will be $18, please bring cash or check to pay!
Students who have taken classroom safety (and have a permit) and interested in taking behind-the-wheel, should contact Mr. Huffman. He is in portable 4 during 2, 3, 4 and 6th period.
The Writing Center will be open Tuesday and Thursday in room 228 from 3:30-4:30 pm. At the Writing Center, Students at any stage of the writing process can receive writing tutoring in any subject.
Need a dress for Homecoming? Attend the Dress and Heels Event on Monday, September 25th from 6:30- 9:00 pm at the Champaign Public Library in Robeson Pavilion Room B. All dresses and shoes are free. If you have any questions contact Mrs. Bonam.
Youth Employment Services has applications available! Program events begin next month, so now is the time to apply since spots are limited. YES provides support whether you are seeking your first job or are already employed. First- time applicants must be part of the Free/Reduced lunch program. All applicants must meet certain eligibility levels in the attendance and GPA. Applications can be found in the College and Career Center. If you have any questions, the program supervision will be in the College and Career Center on Thursdays during all lunch periods
Aaron Chu of Centennial’s College and Careers Office is the scheduled speaker at the Parent-Teacher-Student Association meeting on Tuesday, September 26th at 6:30 pm in the White Conference Room, next to the Freshmen/Sophomore Counseling office.
Rattle the Stars is having a meeting on Monday, September 25th at 3:30 pm in room 230. We will be getting organized for our first Awareness Week and fall semester events. Please join us, all are welcome!
College and Career
College visits have started at Centennial! Colleges and other post-secondary institutions will be visiting our school to give you more information about what they are all about! To sign up for the visit, please go to the College and Career Center, and please check the calendar on the website to see who is coming in the future!
Wednesday, September 20th - 2nd hour - Illinois Institute of Technology (Illinois Tech)
3rd hour - Indiana University of Bloomington
5th hour - Michigan State University
7th hour - Knox College
Friday, September 22nd -5th hour - Belmont University
7th hour - Drake University