The Falconer

Students win big at Publication Champions

Abby Seitz, Managing Editor

October 7, 2013

FREDERICKSBURG, VA — Five Falcons were named first place winners at the 2013 Virginia High School League Publication Championships on October 7. The Falconer was well represented in the newspaper competition; Alumna Sophie B...

Leif Heltzel rooted in three sports

Caroline LIebel, Advertising Director

September 19, 2013

As a returning three sport varsity athlete, senior Leif Heltzel starts on both of the varsity football and basketball teams, and then runs track in the spring. He has played football since freshman year and is a captain on this...

Gaytan Siblings Visit Family in Mexico

Eryka Hackett, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2013

While many teens spend their summers lounging by pool sides or splurging on the latest trends, siblings freshman Alex and junior Sabrina Gaytan got a taste of the cultural side of life by embarking on a 37 day family adventure to...

High school students save lives

Caroline Liebel, Advertising Director

September 19, 2013

Many high schoolers are familiar with the responsibilities of having a job, but few have to deal with the pressure and responsibility of making sure that others’ lives are not at risk.  Senior Henry Weber has been a lifeguard at the Fauquier Springs Club for four years, and...

Burke refuses to brake

Kendall Scott, Staff Reporter

September 19, 2013

Intense workouts, exciting races and the thrill before the starting gun never seem to be too much for junior Claire Burke. A national competitor and successful student, Burke finds a way to balance school, sports, and student...

School becomes tech saavy

School becomes tech saavy

September 19, 2013

Sixteen students named finalists in state publication championships

Abby Seitz, Managing Editor

August 13, 2013

On August 7, the Virginia High School League announced the finalists in their annual Writing/Photo/Design Contest. Sixteen Fauquier High School students were named finalists in the publications championships. The contest welcomes subm...

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