Wednesday, September 17, 2014
The following 16 schools will compete on Season 6 of High School Quiz Show!
Thank you again to all the Massachusetts high schools that joined us at WGBH on Super Sunday!
Abby Kelley Foster Charter High School
Amesbury High School
Apponequet Regional High School
Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School
Auburn High School
Austin Preparatory School
Bartlett High School
Beverly High School
Billerica Memorial High School
Bishop Stang High School
Blue Hills Technical High School
Brimmer and May School
British International School of Boston
Brockton High School
Brookline High School
Canton High School
Cape Cod Regional Technical High School
Catholic Memorial School
Dartmouth High School
Dighton Rehoboth Regional High School
Dover-Sherborn High School
Dracut High School
Everett High School
Fairhaven High School
Foxborough High School
Foxborough Regional Charter School
Franklin High School
Frontier Regional High School
Gardner High School
Georgetown High School
Groton-Dunstable Regional High School
Hampshire Regional High School
Hanover High School
Haverhill High School
Holyoke High School
Hopkinton High School
Hull High School
Ipswich High School
Lincoln-Sudbury Regional High School
Littleton High School
Lowell High School
Lynn Classical High School
Lynn English High School
Malden Catholic High School
Mansfield High School
Marblehead High School
Martha's Vineyard Regional High School
Masconomet Regional High School
Mashpee High School
Melrose High School
Methuen High School
Millbury Memorial High School
Millis High School
Milton High School
Mohawk Trail Regional High School
Mount Alvernia High School
Mystic Valley Regional Charter School
Nantucket High School
Natick High School
Needham High School
New England Academy
Noble and Greenough School
North Andover High School
North Reading High School
Northampton High School
Norton High School
Norwell High School
Norwood High School
Notre Dame Academy
Plymouth North High School
Pope John Paul II High School
Quabbin Regional High School
Quincy High School
Reading Memorial High School
Rockport High School
Sacred Heart High School
Saint Joseph Preparatory High School
Seekonk High School
Shepherd Hill Regional High School
Somerset Berkley Regional High School
Somerville High School
South High Community School
Southbridge High School
Southwick-Tolland Regional High School
St. Mary's High School
Swampscott High School
Tahanto Regional High School
Tantasqua Regional Senior High School
Taunton High School
Tyngsborough High School
Waltham High School
Westfield High School
Weston High School
Weymouth High School
Williston Northampton School
Winthrop High School
Thursday, January 2, 2014
Congratulations to Acton-Boxborough Regional High School, and thanks to all the teams for a great season!
A look at Season 5 of High School Quiz Show in the press
Thursday, November 14, 2013
Somerville Neighborhood News #14 - May 6, 2014
Somerville Neighborhood News, 5/6/14
Somerville Neighborhood News #13 - April 22, 2014
The news goes with the Somerville High School Quiz Team to the quarter-finals of "Quiz Show" at WGBH.
Somerville Neighborhood News, 4/22/14
Sharon High wins Quizbowl
A team from Sharon High School won the state Quizbowl championship April 5 at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Sharon began participating in the Quizbowl about 4 years ago after first fielding a team for WGBH's High School Quiz Show.
Boston Globe, 4/13/14
Swampscott helps team win 'Baseball Edition' of 'High School Quiz Show'
Answering "I don't know" on nearly any quiz will get you zero points for that question. For Swampscott High senior Chris, it was not only the right answer but it helped his "National League" team win the Baseball Edition of WGBH's High School Quiz Show.
Swampscott Reporter, 4/9/14
Critic's Corner: What's on TV this weekend
This special edition of the WGBH competition pitting local high schools against each other in a showdown of smarts has a Red Sox theme.
Boston Globe, 4/5/14
Holbrook student tests baseball knowledge on Channel 2 Saturday
Holbrook Junior-Senior High School sophomore Brian will particpate in a special baseball edition of High School Quiz Show.
Holbrook Sun, 3/31/14
AHS on "High School Quiz Show" Saturday
Thanks to the volunteer leadership of Latin teacher Ed Foley, this new Arlington High School team has grown over the past two years...The 2013-2014 team retained the full roster and recruited five additional underclassmen members who practice with the team.
5 things to do this weekend
A team from Acton-Boxborough Regional High School will compete on the WGBH program, 'High School Quiz Show.'...The team takes on Longmeadow High School in a first-round match Saturday, March 22 at 6p.m. on WGBH 2.
Acton Beacon, 3/20/14
Westford students test knowledge in WGBH quiz show
After making it into the top 16 qualifying teams, the team spent countless hours practicing by watching re-runs of the quiz show.
Westford Eagle, 3/17/14
High School Quiz Show team advances to quarterfinals
After defeating Westford Academy in the first round of High School Quiz Show March 1, this school's team will face Rockport.
High-school quiz team loses in overtime
After the heated 30-minute round that ultimately ended in a tiebreaker, a rarity for the show, the team of four wasn't quite fast enough to buzz in their answer to: "On April 14, 1865, President Abraham Lincoln was shot while watching the play 'Our American Cousin' at what Washington, D.C. theater?" (The answer: Ford's Theatre).
The Inquirer and Mirror, 3/14/14
Somerville Neighborhood News #10 - March 11, 2014
How did the Somerville High School Quiz Show team do against Nantucket High?
Somerville Neighborhood News, 3/11/14
Island students will compete on 'quiz show'
Nantucket High School will compete against Somerville High School on "High School Quiz Show," airing at 6 p.m. Saturday on WGBH, Channel 2. It is the first time Nantucket High has appeared on the academic quiz show.
Cape Cod Times, 3/7/14
NHS "Quiz Show" episode airs this weekend
The island community and beyond will have a chance to watch a group of Nantucket High School students compete Saturday in a televised round of WGBH's "High School Quiz Show."
The Inquirer and Mirror, 3/3/14
High School Quiz Show team to compete Saturday
This school's High School Quiz Show team will compete against Westfor Academy in the first round of WGBH's annual High School Quiz Show competition.
Holbrook student takes his cuts at quiz show
When Holbrook Junior/Senior High School Principal Vincent Hayward received an email about possible participants for the baseball edition of WGBH's "High School Quiz Show," he immediately knew who to nominate.
Holbrook Sun, 2/26/14
Somerville Neighborhood News #9 - February 25, 2014
"Everyone knows Somerville kids are really smart, but did you know how smart? The Somerville High School quiz team beat out 80 teams from across the state to win a spot to compete on the WGBH High School Quiz Show."
Somerville Neighborhood News, 2/25/14
Rising stars aim for their dreams
Though Jack Libresco's driving passion is theater, the 16-year-old from Arlington participates in a range of activites from music and poetry to sports...He's the president of the poetry club and the editor of the literary magazine at Arlington High. He's also on a team that is competing this season on WGBH's "High School Quiz Show."
Boston Globe, 2/23/14
RHS battles CHS on 'GBH
How did they do? Well, you'll have to tune in this weekend to find out what happened when Rockport High School took on Chelmsford in a first-round match on "High School Quiz Show."
Cape Ann Beacon, 2/19/14
Newton North Seniors compete on WGBH's High School Quiz Show
Four Newton North students are more than just everyday whiz kids - they get to play whiz kids on TV.
Newton Tab, 2/15/14
'High School Quiz Show' returns Saturday; Notable guests test students
The Emmy and Parent's Choice Award-winning show will feature notable guests, such as famed "Jeopardy!" winner Ken Jennings, who will kick off the season this Saturday, Medford native and TV personality Maria Menounos, Mayor Marty Walsh, Governor Deval Patrick and Olympian Hannah Kearney.
Dover-Sherborn Students on WGBH Quiz Show
This was the first time in school history that D-S has made it to the TV round after repeated attempts and preliminary elmination.
Hometown Weekly, 1/29/14
Nantucket High School Team Competes on "High School Quiz Show"
This year, Nantucket High School was selected for the first time, and they recently traveled to Boston to tape the show.
AMSA team heading to TV quiz show
For the second year in a row, a team of students from the Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School will test their academic chops against some of the other best and brightest high school quiz teams in the state, all in front of a television audience.
MetroWest Daily News, 1/25/14
Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter to Compete on WGBH's 'High School Quiz Show'
Advanced Math and Science Academy Charter School will square off with Melrose-based Mystic Valley Regional Charter School on Saturday during the preliminary round of WGBH's "High School Quiz Show" state tournament.
Marlborough Patch, 1/24/14
Sharon vs. Hingham on 'High School Quiz Show'
In an episode to be aired at 6 p.m. on March 15 on WGBH 2, Sharon High School will take on Hingham High School in its first round contest.
Sharon Advocate, 1/24/14
High school selected to compete on quiz show
Rockport High School has again been selected to compete on the WGBH "High School Quiz Show."
Boston Globe, 12/12/13
DHS team to compete on High School Quiz Show
The schools that will compete for the state title include Dartmouth High School, Hingham High School (fifth time in tournament), and Kongmeadow High School, the season one state champion
Hingham High earns spot in WGBH High School Quiz Show for fifth year
Hingham High School will return to the WGBH High School Quiz Show for the fifth consecutive year, becoming the longest-running team in this year's competition.
Mystic Valley Charter School makes 'Sweet 16' for High School Quiz Show Season 5
Mystic Valley Regional Charter School is among the schools in the competition.
Medford Transcript, 11/17/13
Sharon qualifies for 'High School Quiz Show'
Sharon is among the 16 Massachusetts public high school academic teams - from a pool of more than 95 public high schools throughout Massachusetts - advanced to compete on season five of "High School Quiz Show."
Sharon Advocate, 11/14/13
SB's best get quizzed
Students from Somerset Berkley Regional High School who are among the top in the different academic areas competed in the qualifying round for the WGBH High School Quiz Show on Nov. 3.
Hingham team returning to 'High School Quiz Show'
A team from Hingham High School will compete once again in WGBH-TV’s “High School Quiz Show.”
Patriot Ledger, 11/12/13
AHS academic team to compete in season five of WGBH's High School Quiz Show
Sixteen Massachusetts public high school academic teams, including one from Arlington High School advanced to compete on season five of High School Quiz Show
Arlington Advocate, 11/12/13
Hingham High to Compete on WGBH's High School Quiz Show
Students from Hingham High School will join 15 other Massachusetts schools in WGBH's High School Quiz Show, in its fifth season and premiering in February.
Hingham Patch, 11/12/13
NRHS Juniors Participate in WGBH High School Quiz Show
North Reading High School participated in the WGBH High School Quiz Show on Sunday, November 3, 2013.
North Reading Patch, 11/11/13
South Shore teams try for spots on ‘High School Quiz Show'
Teams from 11 local high schools are waiting to find out if they will be TV contestants in the fifth season of “High School Quiz Show."
Patriot Ledger, 11/5/13
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Sunday, April 7, 2013
Brookline High School Quiz Team 2013 (WGBH)
Never miss an episode of High School Quiz Show
.You can watch all the programs from the current season on HighSchoolQuizShow.org
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Tuesday, January 15, 2013
Each of the New Hampshire high schools mapped above registered for Super Sunday, the qualifying event for the Granite State Challenge
. Click on a pin to find your school. During the GSC Super Sunday qualifying contest, a total of 48 NH school teams took a written test to qualify for a spot.
The 29th season of Granite State Challenge
premieres Sunday, February 10th at 6:30pm on NHPTV.
>>Visit the Granite State Challenge page on NHPTV
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