Saratoga Falcon

April 26, 2019

Despite the show’s success, the new show varies from ‘The Big Bang Theory’

April 27, 2019

Experienced newcomer hopes to make a large impact on the team for years to come.

April 28, 2019

The FIRST Robotics Challenge (FRC) team placed fifth and the FIRST Tech Challenge (FTC) team was a finalist in contention for the Control Award for effective autonomous coding.

April 29, 2019

Falcons head to leagues after successful regular season.

April 29, 2019

Students recap spring musical and reflect upon the deeper undertones of family-friendly production.

May 2, 2019

JV girls take a league championship, while various other athletes move on to compete at SCVALs

May 17, 2019

SHSTV covers the latest in springtime events.

May 19, 2019

English teacher Cathy Head reflects on her 30 years of teaching at Saratoga High

May 19, 2019

Dance to be held at California Academy of Sciences on June 1.

Elective courses return for coming school year
Students stray from STEM norm, pursue humanities-focused summer programs
AV Technician decides to retire after 26 years at school
Maintenance supervisor to retire after 16 years
District announces hiring of Greg Louie as new principal
Students participate in science fairs, receive recognition
Falcons excel at History Bowl nationals, participate in concurrent competitions as well
May 20, 2019 — by Neeti Badve and Kaitlyn Tsai

Teachers share their thoughts on teaching new electives in the coming year.

May 20, 2019 — by Rohan Kumar

Senior reflects on past experiences and juniors aim to attend prestigious summer programs such as the Stanford Humanities Institute, TASP, and NSLI-Y in order to pursue their political career aspirations.

May 2, 2019 — by Elaine Toh

Technician Gordon Blancett says he will miss the school but looks forward to his next life

May 1, 2019 — by Shama Gupta

Moran wants to spend more time with his family and do service work

April 29, 2019 — by Allison Hartley and Shama Gupta

Greg Louie meets students and teachers in preparation for starting work on July 1.

April 29, 2019 — by Jeffrey Ma

Freshman Ethan Zuo takes second place in the physical science award at Synopsys Championship Fair.

April 29, 2019 — by Jeffrey Xu

The Saratoga History Bowl A team places 14th at the national competition held in Washington, D.C.

Soylent energy drink functions as a meal replacement, changes lifestyle
The transition between being a player to leading a team
Speedy seven sprint through CCS semis
Boys’ volleyball now 8-6 in league
Badminton: Falcons to remain in upper El Camino division next year, prepare for league finals
Tennis: Falcons rebound from early season losses, finish league with 10-game win streak
Jin and Kraft commit for DIII golf
May 20, 2019 — by Jun Lee

Soylent makes me less tired after an extreme workout

May 20, 2019 — by Nitya Marimuthu

Athletes share how being a captain changed their role on teams.

May 17, 2019 — by Allison Hartley and Nitya Marimuthu

Saratoga athletes compete with over 100 teams from 8 leagues at CCS semifinals

April 29, 2019 — by Karen Chow and Alex Wang

They celebrated their seniors and their last home game together.

April 29, 2019 — by Manasi Garg and Christine Zhang

Falcons secure second win over Palo Alto and end season on a higher note than expected.

April 29, 2019 — by Andrew Lee and Alan Zu

The boys’ tennis team finishes second in the league behind Monta Vista’s Matadors with 10-2 season record.

April 27, 2019 — by Alex Wang

Seniors Janelle Jin and Daniel Kraft both committed to play golf at different liberal arts colleges to not only pursue athletics but also receive good educations.

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Speak Up For Change 2019 - Enzo Coglitore
Speak Up For Change 2019 - Leena Elzeiny
Speak Up For Change 2019 - Teacher Panel
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May 17, 2019 — by Nolan Chen and Andy Tran

SHSTV covers the latest in springtime events.

April 19, 2019 — by Andy Tran & Ryan Le

SHSTV highlights the latest happenings in the week of April 15.

April 16, 2019 — by Allen Chen, Annissa Mu, Krithi Sankar

Senior Enzo Coglitore gives a speech on his late mother and how she continues to inspires him.

April 16, 2019 — by Allen Chen, Annissa Mu, Krithi Sankar

Senior Leena Elzeiny shares her struggles with a family member diagnosed with schizophrenia.

April 16, 2019 — by Allen Chen, Annissa Mu, Krithi Sankar

Teachers Catherine Head, Janny Cahatol, and Susanna Ryan answer questions regarding their personal struggles.

March 29, 2019 — by Nolan Chen, Cameron King

SHSTV brings viewers news heading into Spring Fling Week.

March 14, 2019 — by Mason Kwok, Ethan Zuo

SHSTV covers one of the busiest times of the year.

March 8, 2019 — by Emad Ashraf, Ritika Kuppam

SHSTV looks at recent events, including last Sunday's Fun Run to help the athletic department's budget.

February 27, 2019 — by Ryan Le, Andy Tran

SHSTV covers the events of the week.

February 27, 2019 — by Ethan Zuo, Ritika Kuppam

SHSTV covers the events of the week.

February 27, 2019 — by Ryan Le, Mason Kwok

SHSTV covers events for the week.

February 1, 2019 — by Ritika Kuppam and Emad Ashraf

SHSTV delivers its weekly broadcast on a variety of topics.

January 17, 2019 — by Ethan Zuo, Ryan Le

SHSTV features stories on the Student of the Month, the Media Arts Program film festial and winter sports results.

Classroom simulations are effective for students
High schoolers should refrain from blindly developing political opinions
Tech is not automatically great in the classroom
CASSY’s new home won’t deter use
Facebook censorship of online content is necessary, within reason
Lack of transparency causes confusion in admissions process
School’s ‘toxic’ competition incentivizes hard work, has long-term benefits
May 20, 2019 — by Justin Guo

Simulations enrich a student’s learning ability by providing a realistic recreation of an event.

May 20, 2019 — by Aaria Thomas

When students are in high school, they should take the time to learn and become well rounded before forming strong political opinions.

April 29, 2019 — by Michael Zhang

Reporter argues that schools should reconsider before investing into tech.

April 29, 2019 — by Marisa Kingsley

With CASSY moving to the student center, they may be able to battle the growing stigma by making therapy a more normal thing on campus.

April 29, 2019 — by Selena Liu

New Zealand massacre shooting broadcast raises questions about what kind of censorship is acceptable on online platforms.

April 29, 2019 — by Victor Liu

“Holistic review process” creates exploitable loopholes and uncertainty for most applicants.

April 29, 2019 — by Rohan Kumar

Not only does the academic environment at Saratoga High make students push themselves to their limits, but it also teaches important life skills.

The rise of unconventional news sources has both pros and cons
Disney’s acquisition of 21st Century Fox could drastically reshape the industry
Wu’s class discussions are an effective way to teach literature
Review: Schoolboy Q’s ‘CrasH Talk’ is beautifully put together
Entertainment family faces consequences for involvement in college admissions scandal
Seniors continue to pursue artistic passions into college
Comedian Kevin Hart’s ‘Irresponsible’ funny but incomplete
May 20, 2019 — by Sofia Jones and Aaria Thomas

Social media serves as an easy way to digest news; however, it too often  puts out false or misleading information

May 20, 2019 — by Emilie Zhou

Disney hopes to use the merger with 21st Century Fox to improve streaming platforms.

May 15, 2019 — by Aaria Thomas

Wu uses a more open class format with contributions from all students to teach them concepts and material from the books they read in class.

May 2, 2019 — by Kevin Sze

Rapper’s fifth studio album displays his versatility and lyrical ability

April 29, 2019 — by Selena Liu

Olivia Jade and Lori Loughlin are at the forefront of the college admissions scandal, something that has destroyed both of their reputations.

April 29, 2019 — by Marisa Kingsley

Art students share their experiences of creating portfolios and discovering their love of art and design.

April 29, 2019 — by Kevin Sze

Hart’s sixth comedy special has some highlights but often feels forced.

Modo Donuts live up to expectations
Build your own sandwich: It’s cheaper
Junior finds meal prepping convenient, but troublesome
24 hours in Monterey: top five things to do
Scared of being unproductive over break? Follow these tips to start working
Despite progress in body positivity movement, celebrities struggle against body-shaming
Bay Area academic culture portrayed in Y/A novel ‘Picture Us in the Light’
May 20, 2019 — by Kaylene Morrison

Unique pon de ring style mochi doughnuts are better than traditional flour doughnuts

May 20, 2019 — by Kevin Sze

Going to a grocery store and buying fresh, organic produce is a cheaper way to do lunch.

April 30, 2019 — by Anna Novoselov

Although meal prepping saves time, it is tedious and doesn’t factor  cravings or variable hunger levels ​​​​​.

April 29, 2019 — by Selena Liu

Stuck on what to do with a free weekend? Head to Monterey to enjoy top bay area attractions.

April 29, 2019 — by Selena Liu

How to finally get off that couch and do something productive with all that free time.

April 29, 2019 — by Kaitlyn Tsai

Actresses and singers alike experience body-shaming regardless of size, reflecting ingrained biases in industries

April 27, 2019 — by Samantha Yee

Book discussion with author at Saratoga Library shows what older generations think of Saratoga school pressure.

Photo of the week

Senior William Liu putts during a recent match. The golf team has lost only one match all year.


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