About The Saratoga Falcon

The Saratoga Falcon print and online editions are published by the two Advanced Journalism newspaper classes of Saratoga High School, 20300 Herriman Ave., Saratoga, CA 95070. Reporters and editors can be reached by sending an email to firstname.lastname@saratogafalcon.org.

2018-19 Falcon Staff:

Editors-in-chief for fourth period: Elaine Fan, Sanjana Melkote

Editors-in-chief for fifth period: Chelsea Leung, Alexandra Li

Associate Editors: Daniel Bessonov, Elaine Sun

News Editors: Ashley Feng, Michael Zhang

Opinion Editors: Victor Liu, Amy Tang

Sports Editors: Andrew Lee, Siva Sambasivam, Rahul Vadlakonda, Alex Wang

Lifestyles Editors: Leo Cao, Karen Chow, Colleen Feng, Kevin Sze

Entertainment Editors: Francesca Chu, Muthu Palaniappan

Associate Entertainment Editors: Selena Liu, Anishi Patel

In-Depth Editors: Connie Liang, Elaine Toh, Kaitlyn Wang, Jeffrey Xu

School Scope Editors: Ananya Vadlakonda, Phoebe Wang

Multimedia & Social Media: Allen Chen, Annissa Mu, Krithi Sankar

Backpage Editors: Patrick Li, Howard Tang

Photographers: Edwin Chen, Ava Hooman, Kaylene Morrison, Alan Zu

Graphics Team: Callia Yuan, Emilie Zhou

Head Copy Editors: Shreya Katkare, Mathew Luo, Anna Novoselov, Sandhya Sundaram, Jessica Wang, Jayne Zhou

Web Team/App Development: Jackson Green, Isaac Le, Sean Oh, Sherrie Shen

Business/Ad Managers: David Koh, Esha Lakhotia, Nitya Marimuthu

Reporter/Layout Artists: Neeti Badve, Eileen Bui, Angelina Chen, Megan Chen, Manasi Garg, Justin Guo, Shama Gupta, Allison Hartley, Sofia Jones, Marisa Kingsley, Rohan Kumar, Jun Lee, Andrew Li, Jeffrey Ma, Aaria Thomas, Kaitlyn Tsai, Alekhya Vadlakonda, Michael Wong, Oliver Ye, Samantha Yee, Christine Zhang

Adviser: Mike Tyler


Please contact David Koh at david.koh@saratogafalcon.org, Esha Lakhotia at esha.lakhotia@saratogafalcon.org, or Nitya Marimuthu at nitya.marimuthu@saratogafalcon.org about advertising in either the print or online edition.

Photo of the week

Friends make a circle during a dance for the winter formal held on Dec. 1 in the Large Gym. More than 500 students attended.

Upcoming Events

December 17: Period 2 final exam

December 18: Periods 6 and 4 final exams

December 19: Periods 7 and 5 final exams

December 20: Periods 3 and 1 final exams

December 21: winter break begins for students; teacher work day


What would you say is the best way to study for finals?


Falcon In Print

Orchestra travels to Chicago for concert, Saratoga Idol, Fundraising Efforts