Boys’ volleyball now 8-6 in league April 29, 2019 — by Karen Chow and Alex Wang They celebrated their seniors and their last home game together. read more » Boys’ volleyball building trust with a young team March 26, 2019 — by Karen Chow and Manasi Garg New and old players alike contribute to the team. read more » Humor and MCU lore make ‘Captain Marvel’ an enjoyable watch March 26, 2019 — by Karen Chow and Elaine Fan Despite controversy before release, first female-led MCU film sends important message of self-discovery and the empowerment of women. read more » TEDx event hopes to inspire students to pursue their passions October 15, 2018 — by Megan Chen and Karen Chow Students and Adults will speak at the school's annual TEDx event. read more » Girls’ volleyball: Game against Titans supports breast cancer research October 15, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Jeffrey Xu Girl's Volleyball loses game, but wins for research. read more » Season Preview: Girls’ volleyball off to a quick start September 4, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Jeffrey Xu Despite a disappointing season last year, Girls' Volleyball is ready to bounce back. read more » Boys’ volleyball prolongs winning streak May 14, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Chelsea Leung Despite the loss of star player, team adapts and improves defenses. read more » How do I break up with my significant other? April 1, 2018 — by Karen Chow The first rule in breaking up with someone is to do it as soon as possible because leading them on only causes more pain. read more » Students reflect on experiences with stuttering April 1, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Kaitlyn Wang Famous stutterers include England’s King George VI, singer Elvis Presley, golfer Tiger Woods, politician Joe Biden and actress Emily Blunt. read more » As friends grow older, they become less rooted to their traditional hangout spot March 1, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Andrew Lee Friends reflect on how hangout spots have influenced their friendships. read more » Boys’ volleyball: Players try to move beyond the Schneidmiller era February 13, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Chelsea Leung Preview for boys' volleyball season. read more » Vibrant lights attract visitors to the Sonic Runway February 8, 2018 — by Karen Chow A segment of the Burning Man Project by artists Rob Jensen and Warren Trezevant, the Sonic Runway is the first temporary installation in San Jose that ties light and sound together until March 9. read more » Students explore the rewards of gift-giving February 8, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Francesca Chu Over time, the act of gift-giving has changed from representing wealth in the afterlife to good luck tokens and favors from the king. read more » Vegetarian athletes excel despite common stigmas February 8, 2018 — by Karen Chow and Jeffrey Xu When Maheshwar was part of the San Jose Express Water Polo Club in his freshman year, he was the only vegetarian on the team. read more » Alumni come back to participate in annual basketball games vs. varsity teams December 9, 2017 — by Karen Chow Davey, who has coached basketball here for more than two decades, looks forward to the game every year because he gets to catch up with the graduates. read more » Tamasha gears up for competition season December 7, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Shreya Katkere Members of the school’s selective Bollywood dance team, Toga Tamasha, are preparing for their first show on Feb. 10. The dancers, 15 seniors and three sophomores, have been practicing twice a week for two hours each and sending audition videos to various competitions hosted at schools like Lynbrook, Monta Vista, Presentation, Bellarmine, Homestead, Cupertino and some college teams like UCLA. read more » Maintenance staff works to keep trees, plants healthy and also beautify neglected areas November 1, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Kaitlyn Wang Reporter covers the maintentence that goes around to keep the school at its best shape. read more » Girls’ volleyball: Falcons top LG, prepare for CCS November 1, 2017 — by Karen Chow The frustration of a losing league season faded away for one night on Oct. 24 when the Falcons beat their biggest rival, Los Gatos High, 3-1 during an away game on the Wildcats’ senior night, ending their season with a win and a 2-10 record. read more » Hundreds dress up during Red Ribbon Week October 27, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Chelsea Leung Students wore pink on Wednesday for breast cancer awareness, reaffirming the theme of “Get Your Pink On.” read more » Girls’ volleyball prepares for their season in the upper league September 18, 2017 — by Karen Chow On Sept. 6, the team dominated against Del Mar in an away game, winning 3-0. read more » Classes vary in bank account position September 18, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Alexandra Li To compensate for their low balance, the seniors plan to start fundraising right away through typical pearl milk tea and donut fundraises helping them pay for Homecoming decorations. read more » Senior loses over 70 pounds from an intense military diet September 16, 2017 — by Karen Chow After a few months of eating under 1,500 calories daily, Padwekar learned to modify the diet to suit his personal needs read more » When a parent lives far away, students learn independence September 15, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Michael Zhang After being away from her parents, Junior Angie Yang finds herself needing to complete chores like fixing toilets and changing light bulbs more than she would if her father were around. read more » Senior pranks should not be taken too far May 30, 2017 — by Karen Chow Whether it is teepeeing a tree or setting up 1,000 mouse traps, senior pranks are undoubtedly a tradition throughout most high schools across America. read more » Falcons repeat NorCal title, avenging CCS loss to PCS May 30, 2017 — by Karen Chow New strategy pays off for team. read more » Boys’ lacrosse to lose valuable players next year; program’s future looks uncertain May 26, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Patrick Li Boys laccross Aiden Peck breaks school goal record this year, despite team shortcomings this year. read more » The highs and lows of caffeine splurging May 24, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Victor Liu Reporters interview students about how often they drink coffee and the postives and negatives outcomes that come with it. read more » Students take steps toward independence through driving May 22, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Elaine Sun However daunting, driving is a rite of passage into adulthood for most teens. read more » Athletics trainer Liz Alves heals injury after injury May 18, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Alexandra Li Alves has been working at the school for nine years now and is here at least seven hours a school day; she always has her equipment on hand and is ready for any injury. read more » Boys’ volleyball improves after a rough start to their season March 28, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Ian Fu Boy's volleyball looks toward a better future. read more » APES classes visit Año Nuevo State Park March 24, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Chelsea Leung APES goes on a field trip to learn about the enviornment. read more » March 10, 2017 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 read more » Junior trains for Junior Olympics in javelin and discus February 13, 2017 — by Karen Chow Student considers doing track in college after qualifying and participating in three Junior Olympic Regionals. read more » Led by star senior, boys’ volleyball team aims to defend NorCal title February 10, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Ian Fu Boy's volleyball team seeks to advance record. read more » Iconic song from ‘Titanic’ provokes fear for sophomore February 9, 2017 — by Karen Chow Despite the positive feelings the song "My Heart Will Go On" evokes, sophomore finds only darkness and fear. read more » SHS TV staff size increases as students aim to diversify the weekly broadcast February 8, 2017 — by Karen Chow and Alex Yang SHSTV receives a big boost in numbers read more » What it’s really like to be vegan February 6, 2017 — by Karen Chow Sophomore explores the consequences of being vegan read more » Girls’ volleyball fights hard to reach CCS November 1, 2016 — by Karen Chow and Stephen Ding Girls' volleyball enter CCS read more » School board OKs additional day off in October starting next year October 26, 2016 — by Karen Chow and Chelsea Leung There will be a short October break in upcoming school years. read more » Mug cakes: the perfect late-night treat while cramming for tests October 20, 2016 — by Karen Chow Sophomore shares recipe for great late-night snack. read more » Homecoming Rally unifies classes October 5, 2016 — by Cassandra King and Karen Chow This year’s Homecoming rally was quite different than years past because of new games and a full-circle ending, starting and ending with the song “We’re All in This Together,” from the iconic movie “High school Musical.” The rally emphasized school unity rather than class competition. read more » Silicon Valley tech hub grows larger September 29, 2016 — by Karen Chow and Ryan Kim Benefit fashion show was hosted Saratoga High's small gym to generate funds to support Silicon Valley Children's Fund. read more » Students perform in city’s 60th anniversary parade September 27, 2016 — by Karen Chow and Lina Kim During the celebratory parade for Saratoga’s 60th anniversary on the morning of Sept. 17, the choir and cheer team marched alongside many representatives including the Boy Scouts and Saratoga Senior Center. read more » Girls’ volleyball brings their A game September 26, 2016 — by Stephen Ding and Karen Chow Falcons muscle up with victories over Gunn and Santa Clara. read more » Soccer star commits to Carnegie Mellon University September 23, 2016 — by Karen Chow and Neil Rao Senior Kevin Yu talks about experiences in multiple soccer teams, piquing CMU soccer coach's interest. read more » Pokemon Go-es downhill September 19, 2016 — by Karen Chow and Austin Wang Students talk about why Pokemon Go is on a decline. read more » Home | News | Sports | Opinion | Columns | Features | Multimedia | Print | About | Terms & Conditions Copyright © 1959 - 2023 by The Saratoga Falcon. 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