Spirit weeks need more active participation December 7, 2023 — by Angela Tan Not brushing your hair in the morning for Crazy Mane Monday and wearing a red jacket for Red Ribbon Week is hardly an attempt at school spirit. read more » Christmas is an ‘ex’ I’ll need to get over November 25, 2023 — by Angela Tan Post-Christmas depression is real — seeing people take down their holiday decorations makes me feel unmotivated to continue my normal life. read more » Marching band closes out season with sweepstakes win at Folsom Fall Festival November 16, 2023 — by Anika Kapasi and Angela Tan The drum majors see successes and shortcomings in the 2023 season. read more » Math mentoring program continues to pay dividends November 6, 2023 — by Angela Tan Since its creation three years ago, the math mentor program has grown nearly four times in enrollment. read more » The football snack shack needs to stock up November 3, 2023 — by Angela Tan Too often it runs out of the best food options, losing sales opportunities. read more » Marching band places third at Cupertino tournament October 21, 2023 — by Anika Kapasi and Angela Tan At its first competition, the band performed all four movements of its 2023 show “Call of the Unknown.” read more » Inconsistent library hours hurt those seeking a quiet place to work October 18, 2023 — by Angela Tan The library has abundant resources for research and literature, but arguably the most useful resource — a quiet space — is now often inaccessible to students. read more » Column: I’m afraid of teenagers who radiate middle school energy September 30, 2023 — by Angela Tan My trauma started in middle school when a group of delinquent 8th graders hounded me on the way home for absolutely no reason. read more » Symphonic Wind Ensemble prepares for statewide music conference September 28, 2023 — by Anika Kapasi and Angela Tan After being rejected from the Midwest Clinic last year, SWE was accepted into the 2024 California All-State Education Conference and is now preparing a diverse range of pieces. read more » New CBI teacher aims to encourage inclusivity September 28, 2023 — by Angela Tan Michelle Nguyen’s work with children in diverse environments throughout her youth helped her realize she had a passion for special education. read more » Senior soccer player reflects on rehabilitation process after PCL and meniscus tear in her knee September 24, 2023 — by Angela Tan Senior center back Jiah Jung dribbles the ball during a game against Wilcox High on Dec. 7, 2022, seven weeks before her season-ending injury. read more » Visuals by Angela December 7, 2023: Spirit weeks need more active participation Sadly, the people who do dress up for spirit weeks end up looking out of place. November 6, 2023: Math mentoring program continues to pay dividends Freshman Renisha Mandal tutors fellow freshman Brian Le at their regular tutoring session on Oct. 12. October 21, 2023: Varsity girls’ volleyball pulls members from JV due to low numbers The team huddles and encourages each other during their senior night against Homestead on Oct. 18. October 21, 2023: Freshmen shine on field hockey’s offensive line Freshman left forward Evelyn Williams dribbles the ball across the field during a game against Monta Vista on Sept. 13. October 18, 2023: Inconsistent library hours hurt those seeking a quiet place to work Students huddle in front of the library doors with an all-too-familiar “CLOSED” sign. September 29, 2023: New CBI aide takes on coaching roles for multiple sports Andrew Beattie works with football players during an after school practice. September 28, 2023: New CBI teacher aims to encourage inclusivity CBI teacher Michelle Nguyen shows students how to order food and behave in public in preparation for when they visit Big Burger Basin. September 28, 2023: New Special Education Program Specialist joins school with 20 years of experience in education Carota speaks to students in the quad. September 18, 2023: Early-season check-in: Field hockey features promising new players Senior Lexi Cleland prepares to shoot the winning goal against Monta Vista on Aug. 13. September 9, 2023: Season preview: Girls’ volleyball adjusts to small roster and new coach The team huddles during a time out in a game against Christopher High School on Sept. 5. Home | News | Sports | Opinion | Columns | Features | Multimedia | Print | About | Terms & Conditions Copyright © 1959 - 2023 by The Saratoga Falcon. All Rights Reserved.