• October 1810/19- Marching Band @ JMU starting at 4PM.
  • October 1810/19-Cross Country Meet- AWAY vs. Millbrook @ 9AM.
  • October 1810/19- Varsity Competitive Cheer-Away vs. Mountain View @ 9AM.

2019-2020 Staff

Meredith Schimmel

Sponsor

Mrs. Schimmel is the teacher who oversees the talented Falcon Flyer staff. She lives in Purcellville, VA with her husband, three children and crazy dog. In her free time she enjoys reading, cooking and running....

Karissa Yeskis

Reporter

Karissa Yeskis is a sophomore at Briar Woods this is her first year doing newspaper and her second year studying journalism. Karissa is apart of the Briar Woods color guard. Fun Fact: Karissa is the youngest four siblings and ...

Anna Chung

Reporter

Anna Chung is a senior at Briar Woods High School. This is her second year studying journalism and her first year writing for Falcon Flyer. Outside of school, you can find her reading, watching movies, spending time with fami...

Victoria Weber

Reporter

Victoria Weber is a junior at Briar Woods High School, and is currently in her third year of writing for the Falcon Flyer. In her free time, she enjoys reading books, studying American Sign Language, photography, and playing soccer...

Sophie Poveda-M'Bale

Reporter

Sophie Poveda-M’Bale’ is a sophomore at Briar Woods. This is her second year studying journalism and her first year with the Falcon Flyer. Fun fact: Sophie speaks fluent Spanish and lived in Eastern and Western Africa for ...

Lalita Durbha

Reporter

Lalita Durbha is a junior at Briar Woods high school and she has been here since sophomore year. She has been studying journalism for two years and this is her first year writing for the Falcon Flyer. In her free time, she en...

Philip Kao

Reporter

 Phillip Kao is a member of the Briar Woods Newspaper. He is a junior, and looks forward to photographing interesting events this year.

Chloe DeFilippo

Reporter

Chloe DeFilippo is a senior at Briar Woods High School and this is her fourth year studying journalism and her third year writing for the Falcon Flyer. In her free time, she loves to write, read, make short films, binge watch t...

Staff