On Saturday, November 18, 2023, 32 public, charter, and private high school teams from across New Hampshire gathered at Plymouth High School to take a 100-question qualifying test (test with answers). Up to six students per school took the test as a team. The 14 teams with the highest scores qualified to play on Granite State Challenge. Four additional teams were chosen at random from the pool of teams that hadn't played on Granite State Challenge in the past two years. These four teams met at NHPBS on December 16, 2023, and played in two non-televised wildcard games, the winners of those two games, Belmont High and Newfound Regional High moved on to fill out the roster of 16 teams playing in the 2024 season of Granite State Challenge.
Academy For Science And Design - Nashua (Public Charter School)
Belmont High School - Belmont and Canterbury
ConVal Regional High School - Antrim, Bennington, Dublin, Francestown, Greenfield, Hancock, Peterborough, Sharon, and Temple
Dover High School - Dover, Barrington, and Nottingham.
Hopkinton High School - Hopkinton
Inter-Lakes High School - Meredith, Center Harbor, and Sandwich
Laconia High School - Laconia
Manchester Central High - Manchester
Merrimack High School - Merrimack
Nashua High South - Nashua
Newfound Regional High School - Bristol, Alexandria, Bridgewater, Bristol, Danbury, Groton, Hebron, Hill, and New Hampton
Oyster River High School – Durham, Lee, and Madbury
Plymouth Regional High School - Ashland, Holderness, Campton, Rumney, Wentworth, Warren, Ellsworth, Waterville Valley and Thornton
Salem High School - Salem
Souhegan High - Amherst and Mont Vernon
Trinity High School - Manchester (Private Catholic School)
GRANITE STATE CHALLENGE
Gives New Hampshire students a platform to receive recognition and generate school and community spirit.
Develops and fosters good relations with participant schools, teachers, and students.
Introduces viewers to some of the brightest kids in New Hampshire.
Serves as an educational resource for schools, parents, and students.
Is fun for the whole family!
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ASD takes on Manchester Central.
Dover High faces off against Souhegan High in the third Round One game.
Belmont High will face 2023 champion, Merrimack High.
New Hampshire's brightest high school kids square off in a high-stakes quiz showdown.
Belmont High meets Concord High in the first wildcard qualifying game.
Lin-Wood High faces Newfound Regional High in the second wildcard qualifying game.
Bobcats vs. Tomahawks in this final matchup of the season.
Plymouth Regional High School takes on Trinity High School.
The semifinal round opens with Hopkinton taking on Merrimack.
Oyster River takes on Trinity in this quarter final match.
Bow High School takes on Plymouth Regional High School.
Hopkinton and St. Thomas Aquinas face off in a fast-paced round two competition.
Merrimack High School takes on Souhegan High school.
Dover High School takes on Trinity High School in the final match up of round one.
Oyster River High School takes on Winnacunnet High School.
Mascoma Valley Regional High School takes on Bow High School in this round one match.
Plymouth Regional High meets Salem High in this round one match.
Hopkinton High meets defending champion Portsmouth High.
Fall Mountain Regional High meets St. Thomas Aquinas High in game three.
Nashua High School South takes on Souhegan High School in this first round match.
John Stark Regional High meets Merrimack High in the first game of the 41st season.
John Stark takes on Newfound in this Wildcard Preseason matchup.
Profile takes on Salem in this Wildcard Preseason matchup.
Who will win it all?
Londonderry High School takes on Portsmouth High School.
Merrimack High School takes on Nashua High School South.
Londonderry takes on Manchester Central in this quarterfinal matchup.
ConVal High School takes on Portsmouth High School in this quarterfinal matchup.
Merrimack High School takes on Plymouth Regional High School in this quarterfinal matchup.
The first match in the quarterfinals in the 40th season of Granite State Challenge.
The eighth game of the season and final game in the first round.
The seventh game of the season pits Manchester Central High against Salem High.
The Conval Cougars take on the Hopkinton Hawks!
Mascoma takes on Portsmouth.
The Crusaders of Littleton High take on the Fall Mountain Wildcats.
The Purple Panthers of Nashua High South take on the Falcons of Bow High.
The Academy for Science and Design take on Plymouth Regional High School.
The Tomahawks of Merrimack take on the Kingswood Knights.
Tune in to the first episode of the 40th season when Kingswood takes on Merrimack.
Merrimack takes on Bow in the final matchup of the season.
Bow takes on Portsmouth in this semi final matchup.
Manchester Central takes on Merrimack in this semi final matchup.
Bow High takes on Stevens in the forth Quarterfinal match up.
Portsmouth High takes on Londonderry in the third Quarterfinal match up.
Defending champs Merrimack High against Plymouth Regional High.
The Little Green of Manchester Central High take on the Cardinals of Bishop Guertin.
The Salem High Blue Devils take on the Cardinals Stevens High.
The Bow Falcons meet the Prospect Mountain Timberwolves.
The Lancers of Londonderry High take on the Astros of Pinkerton Academy