Granite Oaks Middle School

Middle schools accepting Rachel’s Challenge

The death of Rachel Scott, who was killed in the 1999 Columbine High School shooting spree, has inspired a national movement. By turning the story of the tragic death of a high sc ...

Pep rally celebrates academic achievements

Granite Oaks seventh- and eighth-grade students attended fast-paced, high-energy, 45-minute celebrations of the students’ academic accomplishments, including a Jeopardy-style gam ...

Sixth-grader writes her way to school board seat

A standing room only crowd watched last Wednesday night as the Rocklin Unified School District Board of Trustees welcomed its youngest member ever. But 11-year-old Ilona Chernitska ...

Balancing school work, play

Granite Oaks Middle School students had lots to celebrate last Friday. The Rocklin school held its academic pep rally recognizing students’ academic accomplishments. At Granite ...

Granite Oaks Middle School first semester honor roll

Principal’s honor roll (4.0 GPA): Melissa Adams, Karin Adriani, Lisa Adriani, Christian Agarpo, Celina Alba, Adrian Alcocer, Jaclyn Amader, Giana Andreazzi, Alexis Ardissone, Aly ...

Chalk mural takes on bullying at Granite Oaks

Granite Oaks Middle School students created a chalk mural to fight bullying. More than 150 students, all who are taking art as their elective class, helped build the colorful mur ...

Middle schools work to bullyproof

Last week’s events at Rocklin middle schools were an attempt to bully proof the schools. While Spring View and Granite Oaks middle schools may not be completely free from bully ...

Rocklin teacher Martha Stewart Show-bound for makeover

A Rocklin teacher will be recognized on a national level next week. Complete with a head to toe makeover and $1,500 for Granite Oaks Middle School, language arts teacher Shannon ...

Granite Oaks Middle School second semester honor roll

Principal’s honor roll (4.0 GPA): Anna Adriani, Rachel Agarpo, Paulo Buencamino, Justin Edrian Celira, Parker Wall, Ashley White, Hailey Bellamy, Hayley Davis, Kennedy Emerson, C ...

Granite Oaks students medal at regional Science Olympiad

Students from Granite Oaks Middle School and Rocklin High School earned medals for their entries at the regional Science Olympiad event held March 20 at the Sacramento State campus ...