Car of the Month: Mary Dao’s 1998 Nissan Maxima

Noel Mikkelsen, Layout Artist

December 14, 2017


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This month’s car is a 1998 Nissan Maxima owned by Mary Dao (12). She has had the car for about four years and has been driving it ever since she got her license back in January of this year. It has 127,000 miles on it and can fit four other people. Mary has also named her car as well, and it suits...

Club of the Month: Fellowship of Christian Athletes

Laura Powell, Layout Artist

December 14, 2017


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This issue’s club of the month is the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. This club is a fun and loving group that wants to impact the school by spreading the Gospel and Word of Christianity. The members of this club are very connected and bond through their shared religion. “We’re a community of...

Humans of Falls Church: Jaguars’ Life Experiences

Jia Williams, Feature Editor

December 14, 2017


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Humans of Falls Church will be a regular feature in every issue of The Jagwire this year. For each publication of the paper, we will be asking four Jaguars a question about themselves. This week’s question is “What are you most thankful for this Thanksgiving season and why?”Here are the responses: ...

Bachelorette of the Month: Alice Almendras-Rocha

Jocelyn Arraya, Layout Artist

December 14, 2017


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If you’re looking for an amazing girl to love and care for, look no further than Alice Almendras-Rocha (9)! Alice is an intelligent and beautiful girl and is open to finding her soulmate. She took time out of her day to let me ask her a few questions about her, and about her Mr. Right. What’s your...

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Or of the Social Studies Dept.

Brendan Davis, Staff Writer

December 14, 2017


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For this issue’s Teacher Feature article we selected Mrs. Sorya Or, who is a Social Studies teacher here at Falls Church High school. I recently had a chance to catch up with Mrs. Or and find out more about her career as a teacher. How long have you been teaching? “I have been teaching for 7 years.” How’d...

Car of the Month: Wyatt Mayfield’s 2007 Cadillac Escalade

Jason Darling, Sports Editor

November 22, 2017


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This issue’s car of the month belongs to Wyatt Mayfield (12) and his 2007 Cadillac Escalade. He’s been driving it ever since he got his license back in July 2016, and he says it’s never gotten old. It’s dark blue, which is Wyatt’s favorite color, and he likes the look of it on his car. He loves...

Club of the Month: Falls Church Jaguars Robotics

Leonel Veizaga, Staff Writer

November 22, 2017


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This month, the Robotics Club has been chosen as Club of the Month! I had the opportunity to interview the club’s president, Anhtuan Nguyen (12), about the club, and here’s what he had to say. What is the overall gist of robotics? We try to create passion for STEM by using competition as a catalyst...

Humans of Falls Church: Jaguars’ Life Experiences

Humans of Falls Church: Jaguars’ Life Experiences

Jia Williams, Feature Editor

November 14, 2017


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Humans of Falls Church will be a regular feature in every issue of The Jagwire this year. For each publication of the paper, we will be asking four Jaguars a question about themselves. This week’s question is “What is a moment that makes you who you are today?” Here are the responses: “L...

Bachelor of the Month: Rojo Ramiandrisoa

Adam Bihi, News Editor

November 14, 2017


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If you’ve been looking for a great guy and a special someone to take to homecoming or just someone to cherish, look no further than Rojo Ramiandrisoa (11)! Rojo is a hilarious and smart guy who is single and ready to mingle. He took time out of his day to allow me to ask him a couple questions...

Teacher Feature: Mr. O’Neil of the English Dept.

Quinn Padovani, Layout Artist

November 10, 2017


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This issue’s “Teacher Feature” is on Mr. O’Neil of the English Department. Mr. O’Neil was born in Omaha, Nebraska but only lived there only a small amount of time. This is because his father was in the Air Force so they were constantly moving to meet the needs of his job. A few years af...

Survival Tips for the Holy Month of Ramadan

By Jenna Yusuf, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


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Beginning in the evening of Friday, May 26 and ending in the evening of Sunday, June 25, this year Ramadan coincides with the school year. Fasting during Ramadan begins 20 minutes before dawn and ends at sundown. It applies to able-bodied adults, meaning that children, pregnant women, travel...

Bachelor of the Month: Chris Osorio

By Bruno Puebla, Staff Writer

April 24, 2017


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It is spring time, the time of year to begin something new. Some people start new jobs, they start to change their study habits, but others might take the chance to start a dating relationship with someone. Without a doubt it can be a challenge to find that special someone, but Christian Osori...

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