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by Minu Palaniappan (November 12, 2011)

High hopes entering Crystal Spring League race on Nov. 3 ended in disappointment for the boys’ cross country team, who placed last by nine points.

“The race for varsity was bad because it was...

by Minu Palaniappan (October 14, 2011)

Students rush out of their classrooms as the school bell rings, junior Sujay Khandekar pulls out his smartphone, checking the latest updates on Facebook.

In a world of constant mobile activity and...

by Minu Palaniappan (October 14, 2011)

Last year, M-SET endured a rough season at the Seattle and Silicon Valley Regional, as failures in the electronics of their robot came at the worst time possible.

This year, the team hopes to kick...

by Minu Palaniappan (October 14, 2011)

Last year, the school chess team played strong against top area schools Gunn, Monta Vista, Lynbrook and Palo Alto, finishing in the top 10 of the online league matches.

But this year, the chess...

by Dylan Jew and Minu Palaniappan (September 5, 2011)


“It’s one of those moments you never forget,” World History and U.S. Government teacher Kirk Abe said. ”I don’t know what I was doing the day before or the day after, but I will...


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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


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Falcon In Print

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