ACE’s New Location Causes Stress for Students

Alexus Johnson, Staff Writer

May 27, 2016

The fate of ACE Academy  (Architecture, Construction, and Engineering) has changed. Benson High School has graciously opened their doors to let ACE continue there. ACE is now trying to convince students to transfer to Benson ...

Gresham IB Student Strides for Change

Laura Popescu, Editor-In-Chief

May 27, 2016

International Baccalaureate (IB) programs offered in selective schools require seniors to complete a final end-of-the-year project often after accomplishing their exams. Gresham High School’s senior, Jade Yun, is taking her...

New Beginnings for Teachers; Rivera and Coupe Move On

Ira Buzhduga, Co-Editor

May 27, 2016

Learning Specialist Gabrielle Rivera, who graduated from Centennial in 2011, will be leaving and moving to the Tri-Cities where she will be getting married as well as “finding the next best thing in life.” As a former student at Centennial, Rivera mentioned h...

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April 15, 2016

Bond Slated For May Ballot

Sheila Trnjanin, Staff Writer, Co-Editor

April 15, 2016

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

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

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

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

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...

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