Somerville High School Competes on WGBH’s High School Quiz Show This Week

Somerville High School faces off against Acton-Boxborough High School this week on WGBH’s High School Quiz Show. Somerville competed against Acton-Boxborough in the Season 5 Semifinals (watch episode and on Season 7 (watch episode


The episode will air this Saturday, February 25 at 6pm on WGBH 2. I’ve attached a photo from the taping for your use. Credit: ©2017 WGBH/Elizabeth Friar.


High School Quiz Show is a seeded, single-elimination tournament is produced and broadcast by WGBH and hosted by Billy Costa. Sixteen teams of Massachusetts high school students advanced from a pool of over 110 schools to compete in the televised academic tournament. The sixteen schools competing on High School Quiz Show earned the highest scores on an identical oral quiz at WGBH’s “Super Sunday” qualifying event at WGBH studios in Brighton, MA.


More information about the show, including the Season 8 bracket, can be found at 

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