February 26, 2024 Special Meeting
Just a reminder there will be no school at Centre USD #397 tomorrow, February 19th, in recognition of President's Day.
Here are this weeks events.
Sub-State Brackets are out. Centre boys will play Thursday at Hutch Central Christian, and the Centre girls will play Friday at Hartford. Both games will start at 7P.M.
Congratulations to Mariah Brasch and Karsen Kroupa, who were crowned as the Winter Homecoming Queen and King on Friday, February 9. The men's basketball team celebrated with a victory over Peabody-Burns and students enjoyed a semi-formal dance and activity night on Saturday, February 10. Special thanks to little helpers Callie Diepenbrock and Karter Harding.
Here are this weeks events.
The High School Varsity Girls Basketball game that was scheduled for last Friday has been moved to Tuesday, February 13th starting at 5 P.M.
Congratulations to the Centre High School Scholar Bowl team on their 4th place finish today in the 1A State Championship. The Cougars came out of pool play undefeated and defeated Cunningham 70-0 in the first Championship Round, losing to St. John's of Beloit in the second match 30-70, defeating St. Xavier of Junction City 50-30, losing to Wallace County 25-40, and losing 20-25 to eventual State Champion Central Christian in the final round. Pictured Left-Right is Coach Angela Basore, Andrew Madron, Grayson Best, Isabel Rzhia, Johnathon Garr, Anna Godina-Vinduska, Coach Tana Riffel, and Karsen Kroupa. The Centre team finished the season as the Wheat State League Champions, Regional Champions, and 4th place in the State. Outstanding accomplishment team members and coaches. Cougar Proud of you all!
Reminder- Patrons are asked to wear black to participate in blacking out the stands for tonight's Varsity boys game. Please no body or face paint. Thank you!
Centre After Prom will be serving a bierock meal at the basketball game tonight starting at 6:15. Meal will include bierock, chips and dessert. Please consider supporting After Prom.
Due to illness on the Peabody Girls Team, there will be no girls' games tomorrow night, February 9th. Mini Cheer will still perform at halftime of the boys' varsity game. The Centre League and Regional Scholar Bowl Team will be recognized at 6:45 before the Men's game which is scheduled to begin at 7:00 PM. Homecoming activities will be immediately after the men's varsity game.
There will not be a half of boys J.V basketball on 2/9/24. This is due to Peabody not having enuogh.
BOE Agenda, February 12, 2024
At halftime tonight of the Centre vs. Herington Boys game at Herington the Centre Kings 4th and 5TH GRADE BASKETBALL TEAM is being honored and receiving medals for their season in the Marion County League.
This week is School Counselor Appreciation Week and we have three of the best at Centre. Although all three are licensed Social Workers, they take on the role of school counselors as well. We are extremely blessed to have Hillary Kickhaefer, Katelynn Hagemann, and Maranda McMichael at Centre to help our students through their difficult times. Thank you ladies for all of your help and support!!
Here are the events for this week.
The Centre 4th Grade Basketball team placed second at the Marion Recreation Tournament today. Great job players and coaches! Cougar proud of our youngsters!
Congratulations to Addison Bina who made finals and placed 5th in the sophomore prepared public speaking event at the statewide KSU Ag Ed Speech contest! Great job Addison. Proud of your accomplishment!
Congratulations to the Centre Junior High Men's basketball team on taking third place in the Wheat State League Tournament today. The Cougars placed third by defeating Elyria Christian 37-34. Great season team members and coaches!
Congratulations to our Winter Homecoming Candidates! Queen candidates, from L to R, are Mariah Brasch, Leah Brunner, Payton Svitak, and Jenna Bittle (absent when photo was taken). King candidates, from L to R, are Karsen Kroupa, Michael Herrera, Gentri Holub, and Nick Krch. High school students will celebrate the theme "The Four Seasons of Centre" throughout the week with Cougar Pride, Rhyme without Reason, Greek vs. Teacher, Holiday Season, and Formal Friday (Emo/Barbie Twist) spirit days. The Centre Cougars will host Peabody-Burns in basketball court action on Friday, February 9. Coronation taking place immediately following the varsity boys. Homecoming week will conclude on Saturday, February 10, with a STUCO sponsored semi-formal dance/activity night for Centre students and their guests.