Student Spotlight

John Parent earns Award of Excellence

posted Oct 1, 2018, 11:39 AM by Central Webmaster

Congratulations to John Parent for earning the Award of Excellence for completing the Congress of Future Science and Technology Leaders this past summer.  John was able to have in-depth instruction and information over the course of the program from some of the greatest minds of science in the country.  We are proud of what John has accomplished and look forward to her bright future.  

Three Central Seniors earn National Merit Scholarship Program honors

posted Sep 26, 2018, 9:12 AM by Central Webmaster

Congratulations to Rachel, Tamsin, and Yicheng for their academic excellence on the PSATs.
Tamsin Weissberg and Yicheng Su are Semifinalists for the National Merit Scholarship Program.  They earned scores in the top 1% of all test takers from October 2017.  We wish them the best of luck in the future.
Rachel Phelan earned a Commended Status by the National Merit Scholarship Program.  Out of 1.6 million test-takers, she scored in the top 3%.  

Nice job to Rachel, Tamsin, and Yicheng!

Central Marching Band performs at 5 Manchester elementary schools

posted Sep 26, 2018, 9:10 AM by Central Webmaster

The Central Marching Band went on tour on September 21, visiting five Manchester elementary schools, to impress upon elementary students the benefits of being in the band program. The band put on great performances for all the future musicians in the following local elementary schools: Webster, Smyth Road, McDonough, Beech Street, and Wilson. Teachers at these schools loved seeing their former students, and the current students loved hearing the music. We look forward to seeing these elementary students in the Central Band in the near future.

Senior Monericka Semeran wins top prize for student journalists

posted Jun 14, 2018, 11:28 AM by Central Webmaster

Monericka Semeran,
one of the co-editors in chief of The Little Green Newspaper
 received the Brodsky 
Prize for outstanding student j
ournalism. The Union Leader featured an article about Monericka and the prize (click here to read it). We are happy for her and the recognition 
of her work in the Op-Ed section
 she so deserves.

Students take top prize in state Latin exam

posted Jun 12, 2018, 5:54 AM by Central Webmaster

Each year Central students participate in the New Hampshire Classical Association Warren Held Exams.  This year, three students took the top prizes in the Latin Prose exam from across the entire state.  Tyler Tran earned first place, and Jessica Merrit and Eason Su tied for second place.  Hundreds of students take this exam from public and private schools around New Hampshire.  


Senior student earns top state prize in Stock Market competition

posted Jun 5, 2018, 9:52 AM by Central Webmaster

Congratulations to Dy'amond Peebles for being the NH Winner of the Stock Market Game sponsored by The SIMFA Foundation.  Dy'amond competed in the competition as part of her Business Mathematics course taught by Mr. Ed True.  Dy'amond was honored at a lunch awards ceremony and received a medal. She ended the game with a total equity of $118,685.54

3 Central Students Celebrated as State-Wide Scholars

posted May 16, 2018, 6:25 AM by Central Webmaster

Congratulations to the 3 Central Francis Wayland Parker Scholars of the Month.

Tamsin Weissberg - October, Karishma Manchanda - November, and Max Nakos - February were three winners of the distincition presented by the New Hampshire Assoication of School Principals.  Each was honored at a dinner with an award plaque for their excellence in academics and community involvement.  We are all proud of their achievements.

Central International Club Hosted Taste of Central Event

posted May 14, 2018, 6:14 AM by Central Webmaster

The Central International Club, especially seniors Fatima Aljić and Ebraheim Aku,  put on a Taste of Central Event where students, staff, and families brought food from across the globe, wore cultural apparel, and shared traditional dances and performances for all in attendance.  The event celebrated the incredible diversity that makes Central High School so special.  The event had great attendance from members of the Central community.  

Madalynn Simard Qualifies for Equestrian Team State Show

posted May 14, 2018, 5:35 AM by Central Webmaster

Nice Job Maddy Simard!  Madalynn competed against the other high school teams as part of the Trinity Co-op team that is open to members of the Manchester School District.  She has now qualified to compete at the High School Equestrian Team State Show.

Four Students Submit Editorials to The New York Times

posted May 7, 2018, 8:39 AM by Central Webmaster   [ updated May 7, 2018, 8:40 AM ]

Four of our talented young women submitted editorials to The New York Times; three of these students completed their editorials in time to submit their work to the New York Times Annual Editorial Contest for high school students. Lois Numbi, Licrese Kanyegere, Staritchie Jeannis, and Berta Ingabire, we congratulate you on your hard work and dedication.

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