Centennial Profile

  • Centennial is the top performing traditional high school in Columbus.  Our diverse population and rigorous curriculum, combined with our various athletic and extra-curricular activities make us the perfect choice for students.  At Centennial we strive to create and environment where students find a sense of belonging, have confidence to take risks in the learning process and become dynamic community members.

    Centennial High School is a college preparatory high school with College Credit Plus opportunities, advanced placement courses, and an extensive program in the arts. Students learn through advanced technology and cooperative learning.

    Students can prepare themselves for highly selective colleges and universities. Advanced Placement (AP) courses in Calculus, French, Spanish, English Literature, English language, biology, chemistry, environmental science, physics, geography, world history, American history and government. Students may also participate in career education programs, internships and Post-Secondary Enrollment Options at local colleges.

    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.



    US News Silver Medal 2014-2017


    96% Graduation Rate


    Avg. ACT: 21


    Class of 2017: 14 Million in Scholarships


    66% Post Secondary Enrollment