National History Day Celebration
Centennial Middle School 7th grade World Civilizations and 8th grade honors U.S. History students have spent the last six weeks developing projects tied to the National History Day curriculum’s 2016 theme - Encounter, Exploration and Exchange in History. They constructed an impressive array of historical papers, websites, documentaries, performances and museum exhibits highlighting the significance of historical events and their impact on the world in which we live. Click here to see photos of the event and view some of their fantastic projects.
Middle school libraries awarded reading grants
Washington State Library and Institute of Museum and Library Services have awarded Centennial Middle School and Valley View Middle School each with a The Future STEMs from Reading Grant. Each middle school will get 50 books for its science collection. The books are the top 50 science nonfiction books currently available. Each school will also receive three of the top books on science for teachers. Each grant is valued at more than $1,250. To learn more, click here.