The Wilson Beacon

Wilson students create Homebase initiative to bridge connectivity gap
Wilson students create Homebase initiative to bridge connectivity gap
Hadley Carr October 21, 2020

During distance learning, social interactions are complicated by the barrier of a computer screen. The Wilson Peer Mediators and Student Government...

Senior Sam Alswang to be a CCSU Blue Devil
Senior Sam Alswang to be a CCSU Blue Devil
Chiara Purificato October 20, 2020

Senior Sam Alswang will take his talent from Fort Reno up North to the Balf Savin baseball field, home to Central Connecticut State University...

Junior Miles Avery commits to Georgetown for soccer
Junior Miles Avery commits to Georgetown for soccer
Chiara Purificato October 19, 2020

Junior Miles Avery will continue his DC soccer stardom as a dominating defender at Georgetown University. Avery committed to play Division I...

Return to school only when it’s safe
Return to school only when it’s safe
The Beacon Staff • October 14, 2020

Wilson’s reopening is a complicated and multifaceted issue. Although virtual learning is difficult for many families, returning to school is...

Wilson students create Homebase initiative to bridge connectivity gap
Wilson students create Homebase initiative to bridge connectivity gap
Hadley Carr October 21, 2020

During distance learning, social interactions are complicated by the barrier of a computer screen. The Wilson Peer Mediators and Student Government Association (SGA) hope...

View All
Phone banking and polling stations: students get involved in the election
Phone banking and polling stations: students get involved in the election
Leah Zerwitz • October 15, 2020

With the upcoming presidential election, many Wilson students under the age of 18 have wondered how they could participate in the political process without...

View All
Back to school, sort of: Tenlea Radack
Back to school, sort of: Tenlea Radack
Isabelle Pala October 10, 2020

Ever since Tenlea Radack’s freshman year, she’s dreamt of her last year of high school filled with all the joys of being a senior. A lively homecoming, winning a Powderpuff...

View All
Girls lacrosse stays determined to play in the spring
Girls lacrosse stays determined to play in the spring
Lila Chesser and Becca Green • October 21, 2020

Despite facing Covid-19 and being excluded from Wilson’s sports lineup, the girl’s lacrosse team is determined to find ways to play this spring season. The girls hold...

View All
Wilson Desperately Needs More Student Support Systems
Wilson Desperately Needs More Student Support Systems
Aaron Gorman October 24, 2020

Schools exist for one simple purpose: to nurture and educate students. Far too often, people who run and fund schools assume that education should be the first priority and...

The dark side of TikTok
The dark side of TikTok
October 18, 2020
View All
A recap on isolation inspiration: comfortable to current
A recap on isolation inspiration: comfortable to current
Darya Filippova • October 21, 2020

Have you realized we have been in quarantine for over six months? Half a year really goes by while you're stuck at home with limited activities to do. Who knows where your...

¿Por que Hay Falta de Representación en los Deportes?
¿Por que Hay Falta de Representación en los Deportes?
Hiram Valladares • October 18, 2020

Para los latinos, el deporte es una gran parte de nuestra cultura, e identidad. Es incomprensible que la mayoría de los deportes oficiales de Wilson estén dominados por...

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