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Black History Month Celebration

Black History Month Celebration

Jade Morrison, Photographer March 16, 2023

On February 17th, GALA celebrated Black History Month with a seventh-period celebration to uplift the history, cultures, and contributions of African Americans. Black History Month honors all Black...


A Night At Moonlight Rollerway

Lorie A., Co-Current Events Editor February 14, 2023

On Friday, January 27th, GALA held a fundraiser centering on the senior class. Though fundraisers are nothing new for GALA, the night at Moonlight Rollerway was “a night to remember” says Alexis Escuadro...

Class of 2024 College Boot Camp

Class of 2024 College Boot Camp

Mae D., School News Editor February 8, 2023

For the second year, GALA hosted a college boot camp that aimed to prepare current juniors for the college application process and experience. It’s a new tradition here, but it’s already in full swing....

GALA in 2023: What can we Expect for the Spring Semester?

Giovanna L., Photographer January 25, 2023

GALA’s first semester of the school year has come to an end, meaning no more finals until the end of the 2022-2023 school year! GALA’s events last semester like the Hispanic Heritage Month celebration,...

Coach Carlin and the varsity team.

GALA Basketball: A Captain’s Perspective

Mae D., School News Editor January 25, 2023

The 2022-2023 basketball season here at GALA is fully underway, under the new instruction of coaches Carlin Bills and Ms. Petrich. Team captain Delia Mizrahi, class of 2023, says, “This season is exciting....

One of GALAs choirs performs at the show.

Winter Concert 2022

Mae D., School News Editor December 15, 2022

Each year, it is a tradition at GALA to host the Winter Concert in which the dance elective, choir, and a cappella group perform. Parents, students, and teachers are all encouraged to attend and support...

Sports Update: GALA is on a Roll!

Sports Update: GALA is on a Roll!

Kana D., Editor-in-Chief November 20, 2022

As fall sports come to a close, here are some highlights and updates on GALA’s teams! Cross Country Both JV and Varsity teams did spectacularly in league finals on November 3rd, winning 1st place...

The GALA Library is Open

The GALA Library is Open

Juju G, Advertising Creator November 20, 2022

GALA students have been anticipating the opening of the school library. Reading is such an important part of most students' lives, and libraries are amazing resources of literature. If you're reading fiction,...

GALA’s National Honors Society Ceremony: Regal and Proud with a Side of Giggly

Mac M., Co-Current Events Editor November 20, 2022

Founded in 1921, the National Honors Society is a nationwide organization for high school students in the United States and outlying territories. Its student selection is based on four criteria: scholarship,...

Students enjoying the Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration

Jade M., Photographer November 2, 2022

On September 30th, GALA celebrated Hispanic Heritage Month to celebrate the history and cultures of American citizens whose ancestors came from Spain, Mexico, the Caribbean, and Central and South America. Hispanic...

GALA Sports Watch

GALA Sports Watch

Hana H., Podcaster November 1, 2022

Note: This article includes updates on GALA sports events up until 10/21/22 At GALA, we are very lucky to have three CIF Fall Sports teams. Let's take a look at what they’ve been up to so far! GALA...

Rocket Launches

Engineering Rocket Launch

Lorie A., Editor, Horoscopes June 5, 2022

On April 29th, 2022, at approximately 2:40pm, the GALA high school Engineering class launched their rockets. Teams of 2 to 3 students made their group’s rockets sporting various designs, from a painted...

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