Eagle's Nest 2/17/23

Fri, 02/17/2023 - 2:13pm


February 17, 2023





Highlights from the CHS website news feed 


Class of 2023 Graduation Window - May 18 to June 1, 2023. Read more.

Did you order your Cap and Gown for Graduation?

The deadline for orders is quickly approaching, so make sure to place your order now!  Read more.


Do you have a CHS cap and gown from 2022?

If you would be interested in donating your 2022 RED CHS graduation gown or cap and gown combination, please bring them to the front office at Centennial High School.  We will be happy to accept your donations now through the end of January 2023.  Thank you for your time and consideration.


Hispanic Graduation Sarapes (stoles)

The HCPSS Hispanic Achievement Program is currently selling sarapes (stoles) to Hispanic and Latino graduating seniors. The sale of sarapes started February 1st and will continue through May 8th. Read more.


CHS Presents Roald Dahl's MATILDA The Musical! 

Performances are on March 16, 17, 18 @ 7:00 PM and March 18 and 19 @ 2:00 PM. Read more.


Winter Sports Play-Off Schedules

Come out and support your Eagles at the winter sports play-off events. Read more.


Yearbooks are on Sale Now

Don’t miss out! Purchase your yearbook now. Recognition ads for your grads are also available. Read more.


HCPSS Apprenticeship Maryland Academy Information Session, March 7

Current 11th grade students and their parents/guardians are invited to attend an in-person information session on the HCPSS Apprenticeship Maryland Academy, Tuesday, March 7th, at 6:00PM.  Read more.


NEST (Now Everyone Stand Together) 

This summer, we wrote to you about an upcoming program at Centennial designed to promote student voice,  encourage discourse, and build community. The topics planned are pulled from approved curricula and are centered around issues important to our student body. Through our newsletters, we will share vignettes and discussion questions our students engage with so you can continue the conversations at home. Read more.


Greg’s Driving School 

Greg’s Driving School is offering three more in person driver’s education classes conveniently located for CHS students!  Read more.


RTA Bus Passes

HCPSS has again partnered with the Howard County Government and the Regional Transportation Agency of Central Maryland to provide free RTA bus access to students.  Read more.






See what’s happening at CHS! (and add our Google Calendar to your phone!) 






Got great news about our students, staff, or community? Send it our way and we’ll shout it out! 

Congratulations to Yehji Hwang, who recently won an Honorable Mention in the Poetry & Spoken Word category in the 2022 Ocean Awareness Contest! The contest is a global competition sponsored by Bow Seat Ocean Awareness Programs that engages youth in creatively raising awareness of environmental issues.

Congratulations to the Ethics Bowl Team! The team represented CHS at the National Ethics Bowl on 2/11. Ryan Zou, Advait Gunja, Justin Yu, Aditi Namputhiripad, and Yunah Kwon advanced the to Finals. The team's ability to argue some of the most difficult ethical dilemmas of our day was inspirational.



See what’s happening with CHS PTSA or CHS Boosters by clicking the names or by visiting our 


Centennial High School PTSA NEEDS YOU!! - Read more.  CHS PTSA Open Positions for Next Year - Read more



Community News

Please visit the Community News and Programs page on the HCPSS website for announcements of upcoming events and programs sponsored by non-profit organizations (http://www.hcpss.org/community-news-and-programs/).