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Granite Bay Today

The Student News Site of Granite Bay High School

Granite Bay Today

The Student News Site of Granite Bay High School

Granite Bay Today

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The Class of 2019 is ready to take their place in the world, and those who have watched and nurtured them for four years are prepared to say good-bye.

[Photo] Class of 2019 leaves the bubble

May 30, 2019

The Class of 2019 is ready to take their place in the world, and those who have watched and nurtured them for four years are prepared to say good-bye.

With exams looming, students weigh AP/IB options

May 7, 2019

  Advanced Placement and International Baccalaureate testing weighs on students year-round, but with the May test dates quickly approaching, Granite...

The Catapult EMS online system allows anyone to anonymously report bullying to GBHS administration. Reports automatically notify administration to follow up.

[Photo] Bullying hotline is an available resource for students

April 24, 2019

The Catapult EMS online system allows anyone to anonymously report bullying to GBHS administration. Reports automatically notify administration to follow...

Mixtape: Casual Rainy Day

Mixtape: Casual Rainy Day

April 19, 2019

After Hours - The Velvet Underground Though released 50 years ago, “After Hours” is as peaceful and unique as ever. It’s best paired with a rainy...

Seniors win the Powder Puff game 23-13.

[Photo] Powder Puff 2019

April 2, 2019

Seniors win the Powder Puff game 23-13.

Seniors are required to take the RJUHSD Personal Finance Course to graduate from Granite Bay High School. Starting in fall 2019, the final must be taken on GBHS campus, monitered by personnel to discourage cheating and sharing of answers.

[Photo] Personal finance course braces for 2020 changes

March 20, 2019

Seniors are required to take the RJUHSD Personal Finance Course to graduate from Granite Bay High School. Starting in fall 2019, the final must be taken...

Overall involvement in extracurriculars has fallen at GBHS, possibly due to cultural shifts towards academics, as exemplified by this nearly empty journalism classroom.

Participation in electives is on the decline

March 13, 2019

  The dodo bird has been driven to extinction. At Granite Bay High School, electives might be on their way to the same fate.   “When I first...

Gabe Jensen takes down an opponent at a home duel vs Del Oro

[Photo] Parents take on coaching roles

February 21, 2019

Gabe Jensen takes down an opponent at a home duel vs Del Oro

Students often express political views on campus through clothing, often representing a Granite Bay favorite campaign of Reagan and Bush in 1984.

[Photo] Students question limits of on-campus political expression

February 20, 2019

Students often express political views on campus through clothing, often representing a Granite Bay favorite campaign of Reagan and Bush in 1984.

The Pieology Logo shares an explanation of the stores studious name.

Food Review: Pieology

January 25, 2019

   “Pizza, pizza”, Little Caesar said.    I’m sorry to say it, but I just can’t support that man. In my eyes, the only pizza in town worth...

Teachers can receive a stipend for having advanced degrees, but this is a district stipend, not a principals stipend.

RJUHSD discretionary fund aids principals

January 14, 2019

  $20,000.   That’s how much principals across the Roseville Joint Union High School District distribute to staff members at their respective...

Commentary: Equality is a two-way street

Commentary: Equality is a two-way street

November 29, 2018

  Ninety-six percent of those who commit homicides are men. More often than not, perpetrators of sexual violence are men. And of the 2,000,000 people...

Brands such as Brandy Melville use a one-size-fits-all sizing system on many of their clothes, but this doesnt work for everyone.

[Photo] Does one size really fit all?

November 19, 2018

Brands such as Brandy Melville use a one-size-fits-all sizing system on many of their clothes, but this doesn't work for everyone.

Senior Sofia Novaresi was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

[Photo] Every 15 Minutes Crash Scene

November 14, 2018

Senior Sofia Novaresi was thrown from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

In front of beloved local yogurt shop NuYo, some GBHS graduates and current students witnessed a crime involving a car accident and a knife being pulled out. Students were planning on a casual night.

[Photo] Incident interrupts cool summer

September 1, 2018

In front of beloved local yogurt shop NuYo, some GBHS graduates and current students witnessed a crime involving a car accident and a knife being pulled...

The class of 2022 gathers in the quad after being welcomed to Granite Bay High School

Grizzly Retreat 2018

August 20, 2018

Two boys were among the hundreds of protesters at the California State Capitol during the March for Our Lives protests.

Students, teachers participate in March for Our Lives protest

April 16, 2018

  March 24 marked a unique day in U.S. history – millions of youths gathered across the country in what some believe to be the largest single-day protest...

National walkout at Granite Bay High

National walkout at Granite Bay High

March 14, 2018

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Transfer students share scheduling issues

Transfer students share scheduling issues

February 21, 2018

  In high school, students have the freedom to choose their own classes. Right?   Maybe not.   Several Granite Bay High School students say...

Being on either junior or varsity teams of any sport is a bonding experience with teammates, no matter the grade level.

[Photo] Female athletics unappreciated

February 15, 2018

Being on either junior or varsity teams of any sport is a bonding experience with teammates, no matter the grade level.

Senior Nolan Stabbert faces off against Hunter Gonzalez (Rocklin) in the 172-lb match

Granite Bay wrestling’s final home dual ends in victory

January 26, 2018
Team had senior night for four members
The passion behind a professional painter

The passion behind a professional painter

December 13, 2017

Granite Bay High School’s art program not only has fantastic teachers, but one is a professional artist as well – Myron Stephens. Stephens’ art...

The California Healthy Kids Survey was administered to freshmen and juniors at GBHS this year.

[Photo] Students take state survey

December 7, 2017

The California Healthy Kids Survey was administered to freshmen and juniors at GBHS this year.

In America, anxiety disorders are the most commonly diagnosed mental illness.

Anxiety becomes an issue for adolescents

November 7, 2017

  In the increasingly busy and stressful world, many teenagers and young adults have been diagnosed with anxiety. Its direct causes are not completely...

Grizzlies keep playoff hopes alive with 3-0 win

Grizzlies keep playoff hopes alive with 3-0 win

November 1, 2017

  On Oct. 31, the Granite Bay High School girls volleyball team faced off against Rodriguez High School of Fairfield for the first round of the CIF...

Swimmers time makes Olympic cut

Swimmer’s time makes Olympic cut

May 15, 2017

Granite Bay High School’s swim program has a strong record of having some of the fastest swimmers in the area – the girls team has been undefeated...

Music remains a dominant influence in daily lives

Music remains a dominant influence in daily lives

May 9, 2017

In recent years, the influence of music throughout Granite Bay has become extremely significant. Many artists have inspired students through their...

C.T.E. provides hands-on studies

C.T.E. provides hands-on studies

March 24, 2017

In recent years, a new program has given Granite Bay High School students real-life work experience and provided a preview to careers students are interested...

Weighing pros of block schedules

Weighing pros of block schedules

February 15, 2017

In recent years, Granite Bay High School’s method of scheduling classes has raised inquiry, especially concerning how the blocking and unblocking of...

Im tired of GBs entitlement

I’m tired of GB’s entitlement

November 10, 2016

In my time at Granite Bay High School, I’ve witnessed my fair share of entitled teenagers — and it’s getting ridiculous. Whether it be discussing...

Faithful four-legged friend fetches attention

Faithful four-legged friend fetches attention

September 11, 2016

A new four-legged friend has joined Granite Bay High School–  meet Rialta, a three year old black lab and diabetic alert dog for freshman Madelaine...

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