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Granite Bay Today

The Student News Site of Granite Bay High School

Granite Bay Today

Assistant Principal John Pichon shares his favorite pieces of Black literature with the Gazette.

Assistant Principal John Pichon talks Black History Month

Sarah Yee, Audrey Baime, and Samantha Yee
February 16, 2024

Legendary Los Angeles Lakers player Kobe Bryant’s,"The Mamba Mentality: How I Play." Historian and activist Ibram X. Kendi’s National Book Award winning...

The staff of the Granite Bay Gazette pose with the February 2024 edition of the Gazette. 
Photo Courtesy of Layla Williams

Editorial: Student journalists are underrecognized journalists

Gazette Editorial Board
February 15, 2024

On Sept. 6, 2023, Rocklin Unified School District’s Board decision to pass Parental Right 21 – an addition to existing Regulation 5020: Parent Rights...

Juniors and senior walk through the entrance of San Francisco’s Legion Of Honor Art Museum.

Are museums a dying art: students reflect on museum relevance

Jack Stebbins, Staff Writer
February 14, 2024

Walking in through the grand, plaster-white archway, senior Irene Vega-Hernandez is met with an onslaught of marble columns and a spacious front plaza....

Beer cans are placed on top of a car to represent the cause of these deaths.

Every 15 Minutes 2023: Simulation leaves an emotional impact on participants and community members

Crisp fall air surrounds the scene of a black rose placed delicately on the hood of the car. Lying on the car and dripping in fake blood is Aidan Ferrante,...

With power outages knocking out power for approximately 30,000 customers in Placer County, many families huddled in the darkness by candlelight.

Placer County residents blown away by mass power outages

Sophie Nguyen and Elyse Houlihan
February 9, 2024

California experienced a statewide storm with an atmospheric river beginning on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, that brought storm damages and power outages...

 At the Creative Space Lunar New Year celebration in Old Town Elk Grove, vibrant yellow and blue lions take part in a Lion Dance (Teng Fei Lion Dance Performing Arts Group).

The Year of the Dragon: Breathing Fire into the Lunar New Year

Samantha Yee, Staff Writer
February 9, 2024

Twenty-five students’ bachi sticks strike the wooden drums at their hips. The students, dressed in vibrant yellow, red, and black martial arts uniforms,...

Opinion: Barbie in the (Oscars)? Thats Impossible!

Opinion: “Barbie in the (Oscars)? That’s Impossible!”

Batul Zanzi, Features Editor
February 9, 2024

1.446 billion dollars. Highest grossing movie of 2023. Barbie.  Yet, director Greta Gerwig did not receive a nomination for Best Director. The whole...

Opinion: The Pitiful Personal Finance Course

Sabine Kanz, Staff Writer
February 7, 2024

The dreaded Personal Finance Course. This online course, which can take hours to complete, is a required course to graduate. Furthermore, you must pass...

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Opinion: How the new FAFSA robs Americans

Elyse Houlihan, Staff Writer
February 5, 2024

My New Year’s resolution for the year? Get the FAFSA out of the way. After years of tradition, the FAFSA’s transformation began when Congress passed...

Photo Courtesy of Sienna Rodriguez

Plan Your Future: A Guide to Classes Offered at GBHS: Part 1

Sienna Rodriguez, Assistant Editor Entertainment
February 2, 2024

There is plenty of curiosity surrounding the many, many types of classes offered here at Granite Bay High School. Here is a guide that explains each class...

Cover of the song: Whatever

Music Review: To the Critics – “Whatever”

Rachel Guo, Co-Editor-In-Chief
January 31, 2024

    Since early January, singer-songwriter Ava Max and DJ Kygo, posted clips of their new song collaboration, “Whatever” on their social media...

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