Saratoga Falcon

September 5, 2017

Freshman becomes first female football player.

September 5, 2017

Winning class will keep the trophy until the next rally. 

September 13, 2017

Freshmen and sophomore numbers are gettinf higher each year.

September 14, 2017

Seniors go hard at work for their last quad day.

September 17, 2017

Coach played with Los Gatos based team Bay Area Masters, and competed with teams from countries all around the world.

September 18, 2017

The officers hope to either make or get Delorean, the car from “Back to the Future,” and they are incorporating electronic music for their dances to give an ‘80s vibe.

September 18, 2017

The Falcons’ offense came out strong in the third quarter, with Rositano throwing two touchdowns, both to senior wide receiver Harrison Fong.

September 21, 2017

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SHSTV previews next week's Homecoming festivities, profiles new foreign tudents,  and looks at technology in classes as well as the revamping tutoring center

Students and parents adjust to new morning traffic patterns
Classes vary in bank account position
Seniors go head-to-head in annual ‘Amazing Race’ in SF
Fall play to be ‘You Can’t Take It with You’
RISE Club sends six members to nationals, places sixth in nation
Team looks to build off historic success at state and national tournaments
Controversial ‘promposals’ at Los Gatos inspire district to take action against racism
September 19, 2017 — by Emilie Zhou

Heavier traffic in the crowded front parking lot leads to safety concerns

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.

September 18, 2017 — by Julia Miller

The seniors said they had a challenging, yet exciting, time on one of their last few MAP field trips. “Amazing Race” was a trip surely filled with life lessons, such as planning ahead, using money wisely and being able to complete goals as a team.

September 18, 2017 — by Jessica Wang

With its premiere in 1936, the three-act Broadway comedy takes place in New York City, focusing on the antics of the three generation Sycamore family, specifically their interactions with the family of youngest daughter Alice Sycamore’s boyfriend, Tony Kirby.

September 18, 2017 — by Alexandra Li and Sherrie Shen

For the building portion of the competition, the teams were tasked with creating a contraption to filter glitter and sand in an air tunnel along with solving a few related math problems.

September 17, 2017 — by Patrick Li and Pranav Ahuja

After a historic season last year, with Senior Kyle Wang placing 5th at nationals and have 7 students qualify to the state tournament, the new season is starting off well due to a strong freshman class.

September 17, 2017 — by Leo Cao

For Saratoga High’s representatives, discussion centered around the ongoing racial interpretation of academics and fostering a community of inclusion.

Alumna hopes to play softball for Greece in 2020 Olympics
Girls’ volleyball prepares for their season in the upper league
Volleyball coach steps up to girls’ varsity position
Drafted by Dodgers, alumnus joins Minor League baseball team
Lynbrook meet reveals regression in individual performance
Alumnus wins prestigious volleyball award
Senior loses over 70 pounds from an intense military diet
September 20, 2017 — by Harshini Ramaswamy

After attaining citizenship status, alumna Eleni Spirakis was able to play in the 2017 Women’s Softball European Championships in Bollate, Italy, held from the end of June to the beginning of July.


September 18, 2017 — by Karen Chow

On Sept. 6, the team dominated against Del Mar in an away game, winning 3-0.

September 18, 2017 — by Sean Oh

Having previously coached club volleyball for six years, as well as having coached JV boys’ volleyball and assisting boys’ and girls’ varsity for four years, coach Steve Chiou stepped up to lead the girls’ varsity team this year.

September 18, 2017 — by Pranav Ahuja

Reporter interviews alumnus Berman, who played catcher, pitcher and shortstop for the Falcons.

September 18, 2017 — by Julia Miller and Jeffrey Xu

The cross country team had its first meet of the year at Lynbrook on Sept. 12.

September 18, 2017 — by Jeffrey Xu

Schneidmiller plans to continue playing for USA volleyball, joining the Junior National Team, which is for 17- and 18-year-olds.

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

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September 21, 2017 — by Grant Petters, Ryan Gilligan

SHSTV has stories on the female on the JV football team, the recent Costa Rica Trip, Dance PE, and Hurricane Harvey relief efforts

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September 21, 2017 — by Leila Chaudhry and Grace Green

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SHSTV previews next week's Homecoming festivities, profiles new foreign tudents,  and looks at technology in classes as well as the revamping tutoring center

September 7, 2017 — by Max Lisovsky, Connor Oaklande

SHSTV's first broadcast of the school year includes stories on the new facilities on campus, new staff members, the transition from being an underclassmen to an upperclassmen, and fall sports coverage.

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May 31, 2017 — by Lilah Foster, Natasha Ramakrishnan

SHSTV presents a preview for next year, May's Student of the Month, memories of the year, and Dog of the Week

May 11, 2017 — by Nolan Chao and Danielle Berkowitz Sklar

SHSTV has stories on the effects of APs and the Rotary Art Show, a promo for a music department fundraiser, and the Dog of the Week feature.


May 8, 2017 — by Ritika Kuppam, Katy Wilson

SHSTV covers spring sports, alumni, construction and the SMB breakfast. 

April 27, 2017 — by Mr.Tarbox, Daphne Liu

SHSTV covers presents its Dog of the Week feature, recaps spring sports, reviews an eatery and promotes a trip to Costa Rica


April 21, 2017 — by Anchors: Mr. Robinson & William Chen

SHSTV has a sports update, Spring Fling recap, Dog of the Week
and a Spring Musical preview.

March 31, 2017 — by Andrew Zheng, Phoebe Wang

SHSTV covers the Student of the Month, Dog of the Week, Saratoga Eats, Teacher of the Semester and has a cheer team promo video.

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.

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.

100 Word Rant: Strange slang is not lit
100-Word Rant: Marijuana
Brandy Melville: not my size
Solar panels would be a huge benefit to the school
Not maintaining friendships is a choice
100-word rant: California isn’t all beaches
ASMR: A great experience unexplainable in words
September 20, 2017 — by Ryan Kim

Reporter argues that slang does not make sense.

September 18, 2017 — by Kyle Wang

Reporter argues that people should not immeadiately associate weed with California

September 16, 2017 — by Elicia Ye

Student rants about Brandy Melville obsessions

September 14, 2017 — by Jackson Green

Reporter argues that SHS should install solar panels

September 14, 2017 — by Shreya Katkere

Reporter argues how social media makes staying in contact with friends easier.

September 14, 2017 — by Ava Hooman

California escapes stereotypes of sunny beaches and awesome weather.

September 14, 2017 — by Leo Cao

ASMR can be triggered by many different stimuli, including the sound of soft voices, people working quietly or squishing slime.

Freshman spins flag at first halftime performance
Emoji Movie: It’s ‘meh’
Revival season of ‘Gilmore Girls’ ruins series
Column: Donald Trump’s beef with Arnold Schwarzenegger distracts from political priorities
Foreign students assimilate into U.S. schools
Junior raps along to ‘Hamilton’ musical
Seniors create art portfolios for college
September 23, 2017 — by Anna Novoselov and Callia Yuan

Freshman Nikita Kadambi performs with the color guard for the first time on Friday, Sept, 15. 

September 18, 2017 — by Austin Wang and Alex Yang

The Emoji Movie made $171 million on a $50 million budget.

September 17, 2017 — by Shreya Katkere

Writers fail to understand fan wishes, and closes season wtih dissapointing finale.

September 16, 2017 — by Patrick Li

Donald Trump's old reality TV show seems to come back to haunt him after Twitter beef with Arnold Schwarzenegger.

September 16, 2017 — by Patrick Li

Junior Bruce Zhang clames teachers in China are "fiercer" than teachers in America.

September 16, 2017 — by Kitty Huang

"Hamilton" cast recordings become Katie Sabel's go to album

September 16, 2017 — by Daniel Bessonov

Two seniors pursue art institutes, create porfolios


‘70s and ‘80s music still fresh for senior
SHS soars high in public rankings list
Reporters recall their FLASHING day at Comic Con
HIMYM ending contradicts character growth
Disappointing end to long awaited finale for ‘Pretty Little Liars’
Con: Sorry, there’s nothing magical about eating breakfast
Columnist re-DISCOvers the fun in dance
September 20, 2017 — by Ryan Kim

Columnist shares his passion for old music.

September 18, 2017 — by Selena Liu

Saratoga High boasts a 99 percent graduation rate.

September 17, 2017 — by Ava Hooman, Esha Lakhotia and Muthu Palaniappan

The trio tried to sneak into Gustin’s meet and greet session when they saw that there wasn't high security around it, but gave up and left the area

September 16, 2017 — by Pranav Ahuja

Pranav Ahuja critizes the ending of "How I Met Your Mother"

September 15, 2017 — by Ava Hooman

Columnist rants how the PLL series finale should have played out.

September 14, 2017 — by Emilie Zhou

Columnist argues that breakfast is not the most important meal of the day.

September 14, 2017 — by Francesca Chu

Columnist discovers the fun in the 80s disco dance.

Photo of the week

Senior JR Im works on "Grease" decorations during a recent building session. All classes will put decorations in the quad during the weekend of Sept. 23-24.

Upcoming Events

September 29: Football game at home against Homestead

September 30: Homecoming Dance

October 3: 3-day Club Fair

October 6: October break

October 14: PSAT


Should teachers be required to not assign homework during Homecoming week?


Falcon In Print

The Falcon has stories about the new music building and new campus policies. The JV football team welcomes a female player. Fifteen freshmen are profiled.

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