Eagle's Nest 4/21/23

Fri, 04/21/2023 - 1:59pm


April 21, 2023





Highlights from the CHS website news feed 


Register for Bus Transportation for 2023-24

Families whose children are eligible for bus transportation must register through HCPSS Connect Synergy to receive bus service for the 2023-2024 school year. Read more.


Class of 2023 Graduation - May 24, 2023

Our commencement ceremony will be held at Merriweather Post Pavilion on Wednesday, May 24th at 11:00am. We will dismiss all students at 10:00am. The last day for the Senior class will be May 23rd.


Senior Calendar of Events

Wondering about the final exam schedule for seniors or graduation rehearsals? Check out the Senior Calendar.


Graduation 2023: Special Seating

Forms are available to request special seating for members of your family who may require accommodations for the graduation ceremony at Merriweather Post Pavilion. Read more


Prom Ticket Sales End Sunday, April 23!

Juniors and Seniors! You have UNTIL THIS SUNDAY to get your ticket for prom! Tickets are $85.00 each and are online only via Online School Payments (OSP). Read more.


CHS Class of 2023 Banners

Celebrate your graduate and order a Class of 2023 CHS banner! Orders are open now through April 29. Banners will be displayed in school, and then students will receive their banners to take home. Read more.


CHS Class of 2023 Senior Yard Signs

Senior yard signs are on sale now! Choose between congratulations and personalized signs. The deadline for ordering is April 30, and pick up will be in mid-May.  Click here to order.


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.


Eagle Pride Boosters Scholarship - Application Deadline April 21

Centennial Boosters is proud to offer four (4) scholarships in the amount of $500 each to four graduating seniors. All applications are due by Friday, April 21. 


Scholarships for Seniors

While most or all college applications are complete, please look for scholarships.  You can locate a list of Scholarships in Naviance and Canvas announcements.  County and state scholarships are posted on the bulletin board outside of Student Services.  Please visit Student Services with any scholarship questions.


Our Turn to Talk

A viewing and panel discussion of Our Turn to Talk, a film that features teens sharing the impact of social media, sexual identity, gender identity, racism, and the pandemic on their mental health, will be held at Centennial High School on April 26, from 6 - 8 PM. Read more. 


HCPSS Rainbow Conference - Register Now!

The HCPSS Rainbow Conference will be held on Saturday, May 6 from 9 a.m.- 5 p.m.  The conference will be hybrid with opportunities for both virtual and in-person participation. Read more


Eagles Boosters Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Eagles Boosters is excited to announce online registration for Booster Summer Camps is OPEN! Go to this  Google Form to register.  


CHS Clothing for Cash

Clean out your closets and bring us your unwanted clothing, footwear, textiles, accessories including handbags, backpacks, jewelry and more!The funds generated from your donated items will directly benefit and support our programs here at Centennial High School. Read more.


NEW PTSA Member Monthly Raffle

PTSA is looking for more members! If you join now, you will be entered into a raffle for all new members this month of April. Read more.


PTSA Centennial Rainbow Community Event - April 19th  

CRC is having a Meet and Greet/Book Discussion event on Wednesday April 19th, 7 - 8:30 PM in the media center. Read more


Senior Week: Staying Safe in Ocean City

Parents, are you getting worried about your teen's right of passage week in Ocean City for Senior Week? Knowledge is power. Join HC Drug Free and the Collaborative PTSA Parent Ed Group (CPPEG) on Tuesday, April 25th at 7:00 p.m. for an online, informative discussion to prepare you and your teen for this important week. Read more.


HCDrug Free Medication and Sharps Disposal April 22, 2023

HCDrugFree will hold their next medication and sharps disposal on Saturday, April 22, from 10 am to 2 pm in the Wilde Lake Village Center Parking Lot. 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


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.






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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/).