The Wilson Beacon

Wilson should publicize a record of the COVID-19 cases among our population
Wilson should publicize a record of the COVID-19 cases among our population
Nacala Williams January 13, 2021

COVID-19 has shown minimal evidence of stopping anytime soon, and teachers and staff have fought hard to keep school closed and only go back...

Kelsey Smith to row for Brown
Kelsey Smith to row for Brown
Anna Gustafson January 12, 2021

Senior Kelsey Smith officially committed to row for Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island this past summer on July 11. Smith is excited...

Emmett Patterson commits to Cornell
Emmett Patterson commits to Cornell
Evan Vieth January 12, 2021

Emmett Patterson, Wilson crew captain, will continue his academic and crew career at Cornell University. The national champion and starboard...

Select students may return to school this February
Select students may return to school this February
Joanna Chait January 7, 2021

Principal Kimberly Martin’s reopening plan is under review for approval by DCPS central office. At least 500 students, a combination of at-risk...

Perspective on name options vary
Perspective on name options vary
Madison Dias January 7, 2021

Wilson’s new name is up for debate. Although many stakeholders support the renaming, there are conflicting views on what the criteria for the new name should be. Principal...

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University of California site crashes the night before the deadline creating immediate panic
University of California site crashes the night before the deadline creating immediate panic
Georgia Rankin • January 7, 2021

It was Sunday, November 30. Exhausted from hours of editing, I was eager to submit my application to four of the University of California colleges. I grabbed...

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Edna B. Jackson
Edna B. Jackson
Amelia Bergeron December 8, 2020

Edna B. Jackson was the first female Black teacher to be hired at Wilson following the ruling of Brown v. Board of Education in 1954. She began in 1955 as a social studies...

William Syphax
William Syphax
December 8, 2020
Vincent E. Reed
Vincent E. Reed
December 8, 2020
Marion Barry
Marion Barry
December 8, 2020
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Kelsey Smith to row for Brown
Kelsey Smith to row for Brown
Anna Gustafson January 12, 2021

Senior Kelsey Smith officially committed to row for Brown University in Providence, Rhode Island this past summer on July 11. Smith is excited to join the DI crew team and...

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Wilson should publicize a record of the COVID-19 cases among our population
Wilson should publicize a record of the COVID-19 cases among our population
Nacala Williams January 13, 2021

COVID-19 has shown minimal evidence of stopping anytime soon, and teachers and staff have fought hard to keep school closed and only go back when it is safe. It’s simple:...

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Buy local: small businesses to support in DC
Buy local: small businesses to support in DC
Keane Stack-Loney • January 13, 2021

Of all the secondary impacts caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, economic hardship has been an issue that people all over the world have struggled with. Social distancing restrictions...

December album reviews
December album reviews
January 11, 2021
¿Cuál es la historia del baile?
¿Cuál es la historia del baile?
Fernando Rondon • January 7, 2021

La historia de la danza sigue de cerca el desarrollo de la raza humana. Desde los primeros tiempos de nuestra existencia, mucho antes de la creación de las primeras civilizaciones...

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The Student News Site of Woodrow Wilson Senior High School
The Student News Site of Woodrow Wilson Senior High School