Saratoga Falcon

March 7, 2017

Sadies dance is now gone, and has been replaced with a Spring Fling dance. 

March 8, 2017

Interview-based story that reaches out to former Falcon editor-in-chiefs to inquire about how their experiences have stayed with them and influenced them.

March 8, 2017

Senior spends hours on making a card deck for his English teacher. 

March 8, 2017

Senior sisters finally get to play a team sport together for a season. 

March 9, 2017

Reporter explores "Cash me ousside" and the world of facebook memes.

March 9, 2017

With the bright spotlights shining down on them, model after model strutted down the runway as the audience cheered and cameras flashed. A total of 179 models walked the runway on March 4 — the most in Benefit Fashion Show’s history. What may have not been so obvious was the months of work that went into the 10 seconds of glamour each model experienced.


March 9, 2017

SHS parent was a student in China during the uprising.

March 10, 2017

SHSTV has stories on the Indian Culture Awareness Club/Bombay in the Bay, the Benefit fashion show and recent sports games

March 11, 2017

SHS grad helps connect academic with high school students who are studying his works.

March 15, 2017

The event was so popular that organizers ran out of food.

March 16, 2017

SHSTV covers the Spanish Trip to Mexico, March Madness basketball, lunchtime activities, and pet of the week. It also offers a promo for Lip Dub.

March 21, 2017

MAP students share experiences from annual LA trip. 

March 23, 2017

SHSTV covers the workers in the cafeteria, current events, weather, sports and the pet of the week. Also, there is a Lip Dub Promo.

Winter percussion looks forward to successful wrap-up
Club hopes for another successful ‘Pennies for Patients’ campaign
Interfaith club discusses religion’s role in society
Participation soars in programming competition this year
Common Core standards alter math curriculum
Student organizations gain profit from Club Rush
Link Crew hosts annual root beer social
March 28, 2017 — by Eleanor Goh

Winter percussion looks for a better future. 

March 28, 2017 — by Stephen Ding and Vivien Zhang

Club hopes to have another succesful fundraiser. 

March 28, 2017 — by Muthu Palaniappan

Junior creates a club where students can speak freely and learn about religion.

March 26, 2017 — by Daniel Bessonov and Victor Liu

The school has seen a large increase in students trying their hand at the United States of America Computing Olympiad (USACO), a rigorous online computer science competition.

March 26, 2017 — by Chelsea Leung and Elaine Sun

Because of the implementation of Common Core standards at Redwood Middle School, the new grade level math class for incoming freshmen is now Common Core State Standards (CCSS) Algebra instead of the previous standard of Geometry or Geometry Enriched.

March 26, 2017 — by Lina Kim and Roland Shen

Annual Club Rush event aids to fund numerous clubs. 

March 26, 2017 — by Daniel Bessonov and Navin Tiwary

Link Crew leaders reconnected with dozens of  freshmen during a rootbeer social on March 23 in the quad.

Boys’ golf team hopes to regain chance for league tournament
Boys’ volleyball improves after a rough start to their season
Swim team looks ahead to Los Altos meet
Davey steps down as varsity basketball coach after more than two decades
Badminton: First win against Palo Alto raises hopes
Powderpuff participation, school spirit extremely strong back in the ‘90s
Freshman finds a love for competitive skiing
March 28, 2017 — by Aaron Choi and Christopher Lee

Boys put all their effort into playoffs as league tournament draws closer.

March 28, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Ian Fu

Boy's volleyball looks toward a better future. 

March 28, 2017 — by Daniel Bessonov and Charin Park

The swimming team rely more on freshman and sophomore swimmers after losing alumnus.

March 28, 2017 — by Harshini Ramaswamy

Veteran basketball coach steps down. 

March 24, 2017 — by Alex Yang and Jason Zhao

Badminton team does well in season thus far.

March 24, 2017 — by Esha Lakhotia and Ami Nachiappan

School spirit extremely strong decades ago.

March 22, 2017 — by Esha Lakhotia and Muthu Palaniappan

Freshman Alex Taylor discusses her love for skiing. 

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March 23, 2017 — by Enzo Coglitore, Ritika Kuppam

SHSTV covers the workers in the cafeteria, current events, weather, sports and the pet of the week. Also, there is a Lip Dub Promo.

March 16, 2017 — by Connor Oaklander, Mary Maccoun

SHSTV covers the Spanish Trip to Mexico, March Madness basketball, lunchtime activities, and pet of the week. It also offers a promo for Lip Dub.

March 10, 2017 — by Karen Chow, Chris Lee

SHSTV has stories on the Indian Culture Awareness Club/Bombay in the Bay, the Benefit fashion show and recent sports games

March 2, 2017 — by Mary Maccoun, Sophie Cichanowicz

SHSTV covers the student of the month and promos for Jazz Cab and the Benefit Fashion Show.

February 17, 2017 — by Patrick Li and Aaron Choi

SHSTV has segments on Mr. Saratoga, students who have been best friends, a blind date for Valentine's Day and behind the scenes of broadcasts.

February 9, 2017 — by Andrew Zheng, Suraj Mididaddi

This week, SHSTV has stories on the wrestling team, the "Murder Room" student production, teacher and coach Mike Davey and Meaure E construction.


February 6, 2017 — by Ritika Kuppam, Daphne Liu

SHSTV asks students: what needs to be fixed at the school? It explores the difficulties of getting to school on Highway 17 for teachers and staff and what the weather will be next week. Finally, it has a Bombay in the Bay preview.


January 19, 2017 — by Mr. Rector, Suraj Mididaddi

SHSTV covers  Mr. Robinson's return, places students went over break, recent weath, and the meaning of murals around campus


December 1, 2016 — by Ms. Cochrum and William Chen

SHSTV looks at Humans of SHS, students' special talents, the speech and debate team, this week's weather, and the teacher of the semester

November 17, 2016 — by Sophie Cichanowicz, Aidan Peck

SHSTV covers the school's Move-ember event, happenings in the news, Thanksgiving and the weather.


November 9, 2016 — by Mary Maccoun, Sophie Cichanowicz

SHSTV features stories on the fall play, the transition from fall to winter sports, teachers and their babies and Winter Formal.

November 4, 2016 — by William Chen, Luke Salin

SHSTV carries stories on seniors and their college apps, weather, World Cafe and current events.


October 26, 2016 — by Andrew Zheng

SHSTV covers Halloween and other events from the week.

Senior Quad Day: Sept. 30, 2016
Junior Homecoming Day: Sept. 29, 2016
Freshman Quad Day: Sept. 27, 2016
Sophomore Quad Day: Sept. 28, 2016
Senior Homecoming Day: Oct. 16, 2015
Teachers Homecoming Day: Oct: 12, 2015
Freshman Homecoming Day: Oct. 13, 2015
Sophomore Homecoming Day: Oct. 14, 2015
Junior Homecoming Day: Oct. 15, 2015
October 7, 2016 — by SHSTV Staff

The seniors use "Toy Story" as their theme for a spectacular show.

October 7, 2016 — by SHSTV Staff

Juniors show us what it takes to live in the scary world of Monster's Inc!

September 29, 2016 — by SHSTV Staff

The freshmen class takes us into "A Bug's Life."

September 29, 2016 — by SHSTV Staff

Sophomores bring us into the fast paced world of "Cars."

October 17, 2015 — by SHS TV

Watch the seniors take us to a galaxy far far away in their homecoming quad day on Oct. 16, 2015

October 16, 2015 — by SHS TV

Check out our amazing teachers dance for their homecoming quad day on Oct. 12, 2015.

October 16, 2015 — by SHS TV

Watch how the freshmen dive into the lost city of Atlantis on Oct. 13, 2015

October 16, 2015 — by SHS TV

Watch how the sophomores takes us to the Hundred Acre Woods on Oct 14

October 16, 2015 — by SHSTV Staff

SHSTV shows how the juniors brought Neverland to life in their Quad Day on Oct. 15.

After legislative defeat, GOP should stick with Obamacare
English classes should adopt more nonfiction books in curricula
Having one ‘best friend’ is restricting
Harsh reminder that ‘model minority’ myth won’t protect Indian Americans in Trump’s America
Leadership collaboration with Redwood will not help
Private elementary schools not worth the money
Club apparel not effective use of funds
March 28, 2017 — by Ryan Kim

GOP should stick with Obamacare. 

March 24, 2017 — by Victor Liu

Sophomore believes that the English department shoud include more non-fiction books. 

March 24, 2017 — by Sophia Zivanic

Sophomore talks about the problem of having one best friend.

March 24, 2017 — by Amith Galivanche and Austin Wang

Indians targeted mistakenly under Trump's administration reveals falw with society. 

March 24, 2017 — by Neil Rao and Alex Yang

Interschool collaboration ineffective.

March 23, 2017 — by Ashley Su and Katherine Zhou

Private elementary schools a scam.

March 22, 2017 — by Roland Shen and Ashley Su

Buying club clothes is not an effective way of using money raised. 

Saratoga mayor Emily Lo discusses background
Campus conservatives remain steadfast on beliefs despite liberal environment
Pi Day: a successful and fun new fundraiser
More than just a fundraiser: Jazz Cabaret brings community together
From the ‘50s to now: the evolution of Saratoga’s downtown
ASB creates new fundraising event for class offices and commissions
‘The Good Wife’: Hard-hitting drama deemed unrealistic by attorney father
March 26, 2017 — by Roland Shen

Q&A with Saratoga's Mayor, Emily Lo. 

March 24, 2017 — by Frederick Kim and Victor Liu

Campus conservatives exist despite liberal enviorment. 

March 24, 2017 — by Aaron Choi and Ryan Kim

The school introduces a new fundraiser on Pi Day. 

March 24, 2017 — by Eleanor Goh and Esha Lakhotia

Jazz Cararet event unites community.

March 24, 2017 — by Aaron Choi and Elicia Ye

Saratoga downtown changes throughout the years.

March 23, 2017 — by Alexandra Li and Victor Liu

Class offices decide to sell at powerpuff instead of club rush in order to get funding.

March 23, 2017 — by Katherine Zhou

Drama ruled as unrealistic.

Sadies by any other name still tough to sell
No-mirror makeup surprisingly not very difficult
Lost friendships: a natural progression of human relationships
High school breeds transient friendships
Can you sing acapella? (We can’t)
Taking the dare: Reliving my middle school days through prank calls
Our most embarrassing moment: getting kicked out of the theater
March 24, 2017 — by Eileen Toh

Sadies name change not bringing in more sales.

March 23, 2017 — by Katherine Zhou

Junior wears makeup without a mirror.

March 23, 2017 — by Katherine Zhou

Junior loses friends. 

March 20, 2017 — by Saya Sivaram

Senior reflects on the high school social experience. 

March 19, 2017 — by Ryan Kim and Austin Wang

Juniors try their hands at acapella singing.

March 19, 2017 — by Ashley Su

Junior recalls her prank call adventures.

March 18, 2017 — by Ava Hooman and Muthu Palaniappan

Sophomores share experience trying to sneak into R-rated movie: "Ted 2."

Photo of the week

Junior Anaka Negin preps the hair of fellow junior Katrina Sung prior to the March 4 Benefit Fashion Show.

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