The Wilson Beacon

Volleyball captures DCSAA title over GDS
Volleyball captures DCSAA title over GDS
Sophia Hosford November 21, 2021

Wilson volleyball finished its dominant season with an enthralling victory over the Georgetown Day School (GDS) Hoppers in the state championship...

Emergency legislation introduced to mandate DCPS student vaccination
Hadley Carr November 14, 2021

A bill was introduced to the DC Council on October 4, requiring all eligible students to be fully vaccinated by December 15. The legislation...

Girls soccer advances in DCSAA championship, boys team eliminated
Girls soccer advances in DCSAA championship, boys team eliminated
Marco Squitieri November 12, 2021

The varsity boys and girls soccer teams received opposite results in DCSAA quarterfinal playoff games on Wednesday, as the girls defeated Washington...

Volume 85 Issue 3
Volume 85 Issue 3
Beacon Staff November 4, 2021

Hello, readers! The Beacon has just published its October edition! Read this months edition to learn about name change updates, the minorities...

DCPS faces district-wide sub shortage
Mary Harney November 28, 2021

While adjusting to various safety measures due to the pandemic, Wilson has suffered from a district-wide lack of substitute teachers, leaving several teachers to work during...

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High school hiatus: students reflect on a virtual year
Leah Carrier November 30, 2021

“Learning” is definitely a word that one could use to describe the past year and a half. We’ve learned that the world is in even more dire straits...

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September spread: The Beacon's Declassified School Survival Guide
Beacon Staff October 11, 2021

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Willa and Wyatt Q&A
Willa and Wyatt Q&A
June 21, 2021
Lillie and Josh Q&A
Lillie and Josh Q&A
June 21, 2021
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Spirit win 2021 NWSL Championship
Spirit win 2021 NWSL Championship
Sophia Hosford November 21, 2021

Before a record-setting 10,360 fans, the Washington Spirit claimed its first ever NWSL championship title with a 2-1 victory over the Chicago Red Stars.  After a tumultuous...

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College Board should add winter exam dates
College Board should add winter exam dates
Liam De Luce November 10, 2021

I am taking two Advanced Placement classes this semester that will wrap up in January, but I won’t be able to take the AP tests until May. Somehow, I am supposed to retain...

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Chocolate + Caramel Apples = the best Thanksgiving dessert ever!
Chocolate + Caramel Apples = the best Thanksgiving dessert ever!
Rain Terrell November 25, 2021

When thinking of fall, Caramel glazed treats, popularly known as caramel apples, come to mind immediately. Why not bring this fall festival favorite to the thanksgiving table...

Isabelles Playlist
Isabelle's Playlist
November 12, 2021
Movie review: Dune
Movie review: "Dune"
November 9, 2021
La Odisea de los Giles
Camelia Terraza November 9, 2021

“Vos sos boludo, o te haces?” es la gran pregunta de “La Odisea de los Giles.” En Argentina, en el año 2001, un ex-jugador de fútbol convence a una empresaria, dos...

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Assorted portrait series
Stella Schwartzman December 15, 2020

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