Climbing back from subpar ‘22 season, badminton wins in three early matches March 20, 2023 — by Sunny Cao and Saachi Jain With wins against Wilcox, Cupertino, and Palo Alto, the Falcons have had a promising start to the season. read more » Cooking showdown: Four students compete in a cooking competition March 14, 2023 — by Sunny Cao, Emma Fung, Saachi Jain and Kathy Wang This is now Hell’s Kitchen 2.0. read more » Memo to Harry and Meghan: If you’re trying to privatize your life, don’t make a documentary about it March 9, 2023 — by Sunny Cao and Saachi Jain The recent Netflix limited series “Harry & Meghan” details the couple’s journey in pursuing privacy from the press, despite being the most public way to share their struggles. read more » From surveys to substance: 3 teachers tell how they craft recommendation letters February 6, 2023 — by Sunny Cao and Nicole Lee Throughout the long and thoughtful process of crafting college and summer recommendation letters, teachers Amy Keys, PJ Yim and Matthew Welander find ways to incorporate student input. read more » No love in February? Don’t give up hope February 3, 2023 — by Sunny Cao and Leyna Chan Tips on how not to feel single during the month of love. read more » School nixes lacrosse seasons for both boys and girls January 29, 2023 — by Sunny Cao and Saachi Jain Factors in the decision appear to be a lack of sign-ups and difficulty getting qualified coaches. read more » As term draws to an end, Mayor Tina Walia recounts her favorite memories and accomplishments in office December 15, 2022 — by Sunny Cao and Nicole Lee Despite initial reservations, mayor Tina Walia ran for city council in November 2020 and has volunteered to take part in numerous programs aimed at helping the community. She recaps her journey to an unexpected position in office. read more » Ten years since Sandy Hook: No week has passed in 2022 without a mass shooting December 14, 2022 — by Sunny Cao and Saachi Jain Gun violence is at an all time high in the U.S., and 609 shootings have occurred by mid-November — contrary to 2012, where under 200 shootings took place. read more » What’s the best social media platform for teens? November 16, 2022 — by Sunny Cao Some have fallen and others have risen in recent years. read more » All you need to know about the Nov. 8 Saratoga City Council election: a look into the five candidates running November 7, 2022 — by Sunny Cao, Saachi Jain, Nicole Lee Belal Aftab, Bill Dalton, Chuck Page, Priya Shastri and Yan Zhao provide insight on their qualifications and campaign stances. read more » Scotland is the first country to make period products free; let’s join them October 31, 2022 — by Sunny Cao Scotland’s act raises awareness about the stigma surrounding periods, makes period products easily accessible to all its citizens and inspires other countries to take similar measures. read more » Cheer team takes on conditioning exercises and focuses on new season with new coaches September 30, 2022 — by Sunny Cao, Christopher Chen Coming out of COVID last year, the cheer team hopes to create a strong team bond and adjust to new coaches. read more » It’s time to abolish the British monarchy September 29, 2022 — by Sunny Cao Aside from wearing fancy tiaras and assenting to laws, the British monarchy serves no purpose to the government and expends far too much money. read more » Sports teams make strides practicing on weekends September 28, 2022 — by Sunny Cao Cross country and boys’ water polo take advantage of extra time on weekends to prepare for games and meets. read more » New World History and AP Government teacher encourages learning through growth mindset September 15, 2022 — by Jonny Luo and Sunny Cao With over 15 years of teaching experience, teacher Holly Royaltey engages students through an emphasis on learning theory. read more » Visuals by Sunny March 20, 2023: Climbing back from subpar ‘22 season, badminton wins in three early matches The team captains play a match during practice on March 13. November 16, 2022: What’s the best social media platform for teens? Home | News | Sports | Opinion | Columns | Features | Multimedia | Print | About | Terms & Conditions Copyright © 1959 - 2023 by The Saratoga Falcon. All Rights Reserved.