The city of Centennial, Colo., is situated in the south metro Denver area. As the recipient of numerous accolades for safety and quality education, this municipality is perfect for families in the market for homes for rent.
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Centennial is less than a half-hour drive southeast of Denver. Interstate 25 is the main thoroughfare running through the city, but State Highways 470 and 87 are also close by.
Centennial is served by Littleton Public Schools and the Cherry Creek School District. Cherry Creek serves more than 50,000 students and is composed of 41 elementary schools, 10 middle schools and six high schools, as well as an alternative middle school, an alternative high school, a magnet school and a charter school. Meanwhile, Littleton's 13 elementary schools, four middle schools, three high schools, three alternative education schools and two charter schools educate more than 15,000 students.
Fans of the outdoors can head to Centennial's numerous city-owned parks, including Cherokee Trail Park and Centennial Center Park, the latter of which boasts four areas available for reservations, among which are a shelter with picnic tables and an amphitheater complete with electricity. The city also hosts a number of community events each year, such as the annual holiday lighting celebration. Moreover, don't forget that Denver is just a short drive away.