News Archive from 05/2013

School Board Recognizes Employees for Contributions (pdf, 34 KB)

May 23, 2013

Congratulations to three Centennial staff, awarded "Employee of the Year" by the Centennial School Board at the May 22 Employee Recognition event. (from left):

  • Juli Smith, Title 1 teacher at Centennial Elementary
  • Diane Joseph, teacher of the deaf/hard of hearing
  • Jacki Simonson, special education paraprofessional at Blue Heron Elementary
Centennial employees received award

New Start Times for All Schools & Bus Route Information

May 22, 2013

New start times for all schools are set for the 2013-2014 school year. Bus route information is available at each building's web site.

Start Time Schedule
Elementary: 9:10 a.m.-3:40 p.m.
Middle School: 8:20 a.m.-3:00 p.m.
High School: 8:10 a.m.-2:50 p.m.


students getting on bus

Renee Dietz Named 2013 Teacher of the Year

May 17, 2013

Centennial Education Association (CEA) has selected Renee Dietz as the Teacher of the Year. Renee, an Early Childhood Special Educator, once read a quote that said “Don’t work for recognition—do work that is worthy of recognition,” and that is the motto she has always believed in. Renee will be nominated for state-wide honors through Education Minnesota in the fall. Congratulations, Renee!


The District Takes a Look at Changing School Start Times

May 03, 2013

The District proposes changes to school start times and busing schedules, effective 2013-2014. District administration studied the impact of start times on student learning and other school operations, including bus transportation.


alarm clock