• Placer County was moved to the Purple Tier amid growing concern for COVID-19.
  • The release of youth sports guidelines has been postponed.
  • There is no school from November 23 to November 27 due to Thanksgiving Break.

Norse Notes

High school movies through each decade

Movies with high school themes have evolved, yet still kept the element of chaoticness of teens.
The evolution and contrast of different films from 1970 to present times.
November 18, 2020

Warning: Spoilers Ahead After watching the movie, “Dazed and Confused” (1993) for the first time, it left me wondering about the diversity in interpretations of what the life of high school students...

Foreign Movies to Cure Your Boredom

You can find awesome movies on different streaming sites like Netflix, Hulu, HBO, etc.
Foreign movies that you should watch soon.
September 29, 2020

Got nothing to do? Watching movies is a great way to pass the time, especially when we are all stuck at home. Here are some movies to spice up your quarantine.  First and foremost, we have the Academy...

Batman Franchise: The Return of DC

Batman Franchise: The Return of DC
How Joker and Harley Quinn are bringing DC new momentum after Marvel peters out
December 17, 2019

Marvel hit a multi-billion dollar winning streak starting with the 2008 release of Iron Man. This was the beginning of a connected universe which would cement them as the go-to source for superhero and...

A Whole New World

May 30, 2019

When the new “Aladdin” announced its release in May 2019, many teenagers and young adults reminisced about the movie that was a huge part of their childhood. Senior Kailey Jacques jumped on the opportunity...

Filipino dramas to watch on Netflix

Daniel Padilla (photo by Faty Bhojara)
May 17, 2019

In the search for a new movie to watch? If so, watch these Filipino dramas and Rom-Coms on Netflix that will take you on an emotional roller coaster.   “She’s Dating the Gangster” Featuring...

We’re in the Endgame now…

(No spoilers!)
May 9, 2019

Over the course of 11 years, Marvel has spent countless hours captivating audiences with their storytelling and characters. Their complicated web of films all come together to make the masterpiece that...

Biggest trends you probably forgot about

PSY performing Gangnam Style in Seoul, South Korea (photo by Jeon Han)
May 8, 2019

“Party Rock Anthem” Being released back in 2011, “Party Rock Anthem” was not only a popular song by pop group LMFAO, but it also made the “Melbourne Shuffle” more well-known. The “Melbourne...

2019 Upcoming Disney Movies

Fantasia's sorcerer's hat in Disney's Hollywood Studios (photo by  B33BE)
April 3, 2019

Title: “Aladdin” Release Date (USA): May 24, 2019   A live action Aladdin movie produced by Walt Disney Pictures will be released on May 24. The movie will feature the original storyline...

Living with Dying

March 1, 2019

Based on the award-winning web novel “I Want to Eat Your Pancreas” by Japanese writer, Yoru Sumino, this intriguing and unsettling title is not what it seems. Although people may think this film is...

‘Spider-Man: Into The Spider-Verse’ is the best animated film of the year

December 18, 2018

The character of Peter Parker as Spider-Man has been around ever since his conception in 1962 when he was created by Stan Lee and Steve Ditko. Since then they have been rebooted for three different franchises,...

The ‘Avengers 4’ trailer is finally here

One of the
December 10, 2018

After the $2 billion giant Avengers: Infinity War left audiences aghast with its ending, it would make sense that there would be heavy anticipation for the sequel’s trailer. Fans have been speculating...

“Excelsior!”: Paying Tribute to Stan Lee

Stan Lee saying his iconic catch phrase,
November 15, 2018

Stanley Martin Lieber, better known as Stan Lee, passed away at age 95 on November 12, 2018 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. He is known for being the co-creator of many Marvel...

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