Centennial STAR Lake Wilburn is National Runner-up at poetry-reading event in Washington D.C. Congratulations Lake!!! More information here

More than 60 percent of students choose to attend Centennial through the choice lottery option because they want the quality education that Centennial provides.   Centennial’s diverse population, representing over 35 nationalities, exposes our students to a true global perspective.

Parents: Check your link for more information about I Know I Can College-High School Blueprint. Sessions focus on Financial Aid!

Printable forms for the Class of 2017 scheduling & list of elective classes: Scheduling form    Electives

Show your support and follow our Athletic Stars. Download the 2014 Football Schedule here

CCS Leads the State in National Board Certified Teachers

NBCT.gifCCS can boast  nine additional nationally board certified teachers this year. With a total of 122, the District continues to lead the state in the number of certified teachers currently on staff.


Centennial HS National Board Certified teachers (with area of certification):

  • Sarah E. Barry, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: English Language Arts
  • Denise Shook, Centennial HS/Adolescence and Young Adulthood: Social Studies
  • Leanne N. Rubadue, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: Mathematics
  • Jennifer L. Zutterling, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: Mathematics
  • Lynn Taylor, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: English Language Arts
  • Georgia O'Hara, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: Science
  • Valerie Long, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: Art
  • Krista Jacob, Centennial HS/Adolescence & Young Adulthood: Mathematics 


Centennial Recognized Nationally for Outstanding  Thespian Troupe
Theatre Award.gifOur thespian troupe received the 2011 Outstanding School Award by the International Thespian Society at their annual International Thespian Festival June 20-25, 2011, in Lincoln Nebraska. This award is given to  high schools annually whose theatre programs exemplify and promote high standards in educational theatre.Centennial was one of four troupes in the country selected for this honor. Award criteria is based on the curriculum, enrollment, co-curricular and extra-curricular theatre activities. In addition Centennial received award points for its community service and advocacy work done within our troupe.

Academic Brief

Centennial has received a bronze medal from U.S. News and World Report magazine as one of the nation's top high schools


MATH Department Summer Assignments for 2014 - 2015:

Assistance for Precalculus

Assignment for Precalculus
AP Calculus Assignment
Math 1 Assignment
Math 2 Assignment
Math 3 Assignment
Advanced Quantitative Reasoning Assignment

English/Humanities assignments:
AP English Literature Summer Reading Assignment
AP Language and Composition 11 Assignment
Humanities 10 Summer Reading Assignment
Humanities 9 Summer Reading Assignment


2013-2014 Sports highlights: Congratulations STARS!



Girls Cross Country: City Champs
Boys Cross Country: City Runner-up
Boys Golf: City Runner-up
Girls Soccer: City Runner-up
Girls Tennis: City Runner-up
Volleyball:  City Champs
Girl's Basketball team: District Champions




VolleyVarsityW.jpgCity Champion Varsity Volleyball team


volleyJVWeb.jpgCity Champion JV Volleyball team

Stars Band performance at CCS Invitational on Nov. 2

2013 Winter Choir Concert

Girls BasketballDistrictChamps.jpg

Congratulations to the District Champion Girl's Basketball team!

Current Events

Students return August 20 for the 2014-2015 School year.
Check out the 2014-2015 School Calendar HERE.

Columbus City School Sports Offerings
High School Sports

Requesting a New Sport
Don't see the sport you want play on the list above? If you wish to request the addition of a new sport, or new level of an existing sport at your high school, you can request to make that change. Click on the link below to see details on how you can make that request.
How to Request a New Sport

Credit Flexibility - Click here to learn more!

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Principal: Frances Hershey
(614) 365-5491
1441 Bethel Rd.
Columbus, OH    43220
School Email: centennialhs@columbus.k12.oh.us