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"When I reflect back on my times here at Central High, I can truly say they were some of the most cherished memories. I became a man through my experiences and through my teachers and friends who molded me."Maurice Buntin, Class of 2006, Tufts University
"I took so many great experiences away from my time at Central, experiences that shaped the foundation for the person I am today."Katie Pleet, Class of 2008, Brown University
"I had a great experience at Central, great teachers, friends and classmates."Sean McNamara, Class of 2008, Emerson College
"My time at Central was filled with ups and downs, but I would never replace my time here. The experiences, friends and education, both traditional and non, will be with me for life. I am proud to say I was a Golden Eagle."Anthony Cisero, Class of 2007, Western New England College
"Central was a safe environment despite what people may say. I met a lot of great people who I will probably keep in touch with throughout my life."Chris Eyer, Class of 2009, Emerson College
"My time at Central was very good."Julianna Monteiro, Class of 2008, University of New Hampshire
"The courses in Central really prepared me for the rigorous work in college. I encourage students to take the most challenging classes in Central because they will help you get into good habits, like time management and improved study skills."Kibbs Fortilus, Class of 2009, Holy Cross
"Central was a great place for me to grow as a person and learn. The teachers and friends I made greatly impacted my life. The academic courses offered prepared me for college."Amy Contant, Class of 2009, Temple University
"Central was a great school to attend! Not only did I become prepared for the academics and rigor of college but also the ability to handle many different individuals and lifestyles."Alysia Bryll, Class of 2009, Mount Holyoke College
"I loved my years at Central. I was incredibly well-prepared for college with my AP classes, and I had so many good experiences in high school. I am really proud of Central and everything this school has accomplished."Sarah Andrekus, Class of 2009, Boston College
"Central gave me all the skills I needed to succeed in college. The courses, teachers, and social diversity prepared me for college life and my academic career."Melissa Bryll, Class of 2007, Mount Holyoke College
"My years at Central were extremely influential in my development, both as a student and as a person. The teachers were passionate and engaging, especially in the AP program. My experiences at CHS more than prepared me for college, and I’m confident that I’ll do well in life.
My special thanks go out to Diane Mackie, whose support and wisdom inspired me beyond all measure. "Ben McLaughlin, Class of 2009, UMASS Amherst
"I am extremely happy with the education I received at Central. I graduated as a well-rounded, well-educated person. Central gave me a lot of opportunities to pursue my various interests in a supportive environment."Alexander Pleet, Class of 2006, Brown University
"No matter what bad things are ever said about Springfield or Central, I wouldn’t want to have graduated from any other school."Joe Hamilton, Class of 2008, Emerson College