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Centennial Park School

A place to belong. A way to achieve. - Centennial School District
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Crow Canyon Presentations

Earlier in the fall, 10 students from Centennial Park School were selected to participate in a life-changing trip to Crow Canyon near Mesa Verde National Park in Colorado. At Crow Canyon, students learned about the life of the Pueblo people Learn More

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Basketball: New Year, New Season

  The Centennial Park basketball team is quickly approaching its fourth season. With the start of the 3rd quarter and new year, CPS is looking for a winning season. The team has been recruiting new “family” members as well as conditioning Learn More

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Homecoming Parade

Twelve Centennial Park students participated in the annual Homecoming Parade on September 30.  Dar Meyer, CPS attendance coordinator, allowed students to decorate her VW Bug with flowers, balloons, streamers and glitter signs in school colors.  Some students rode in the Learn More

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Students Explore the Past in Colorado

At the end of September, a group of students was fortunate enough to attend a four-day archaeology program  at Crow Canyon Archaeological Center in Cortez, Colorado. Flying out to Colorado–for a number of students, their first trip on an airplane–and Learn More

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Oxbow Trip

On Tuesday, August 30th, staff and students spent the afternoon building community and enjoying the great outdoors at our 3rd annual all-school trip to Oxbow Park. Students participated in a winner-takes-all Own the Gnome competition with tasks ranging from nut Learn More

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School’s Out For Summer, What do We Do Now?

No matter what age you are, summer break is always a time for celebration. But what happens after the novelty of sleeping in and staying up late wears off? How can teens fill the time with productive and engaging activities? Learn More

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Coast Work Exhibition

  The week before going to Cape Lookout State Park, students cycled through four different mini classes to prepare them.   Sue and Najwa focused on legends and scary campfire stories.  Conrad and Alison had students sketching the coast landscape through Learn More