Bond Slated For May Ballot

Sheila Trnjanin, Staff Writer, Co-Editor

April 15, 2016

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The 2016 bond has officially been proposed, and voters will decide whether or not to approve an increase of $1.31 per every $1,000 of assessed home value to improve the district. It has been finalized that funding will go t...

SBAC Testing Underway

Vy Nguyen, Staff Writer

April 15, 2016

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What is SBAC exactly?  SBAC stands for Smarter Balanced Assessment Consortium taken only by juniors.  This test improves learning for students and prepare students for after high school.  With this test, teachers at our school...

Admin Explores Tying Driver’s Licenses to School Attendance

McKenzie Proehl, Editor-In-Chief

April 15, 2016

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Would school attendance if it was tied to a student's driver's license? It is a silent problem. Truancy (or absenteeism) isn’t usually at the forefront of a school’s societal mind because students typically don’t noti...

OEA and CEA Have Two More Conceptual Agreements

Sophie Vawter, Co-Editor

April 15, 2016

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Last night, the CEA (Centennial Educators Association) and the OEA (Oregon Education Association) met again in the OEA office in Gresham from 1-6 pm. According to the lead CEA negotiator Reed Scott-Schwalbach, he two sides have agreed...

New Site, Peachjar, Allows Digital Eflyers

Laura Popescu, Editor-In-Chief

April 15, 2016

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We’re all familiar with StudentVue, the website and app that provides students with the opportunity to keep an eye on their current grades and any announcements made by their teachers. However, just recently Centennial has been look...

Holocaust Speaker Comes To Centennial

Ira Buzhduga, Co-Editor

March 16, 2016

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Holocaust Survivor: Alter Wiener Assembly Preview   On March 31, there will be a mandatory assembly featuring Holocaust survivor Alter Wiener, 89. Wiener was born in Poland and now lives in Oregon.  Wiener shares his life story w...

Key Club Heads to Seattle

Michelle Yang, Staff Writer

March 16, 2016

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Centennial Key Club is heading to Seattle for the 67th Annual District Convention. Club members will leave on the March 18 and stay in Seattle until March 20. Key Club is an international student-led organization that gives...

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