The Student News Site of Woodrow Wilson Senior High School

The Wilson Beacon

The Student News Site of Woodrow Wilson Senior High School

The Wilson Beacon

The Student News Site of Woodrow Wilson Senior High School

The Wilson Beacon

Awards + Honors

2018-2019:

American Scholastic Press Association

– First Place with Special Merit

– Noam Jacobovitz & Aaron Rosenthal: Outstanding Sports Coverage – “Basketball Team Captures First Ever DCSAA Title”

– Noah Frank & Maya Wilson: Outstanding Story (Non-School Related) – Former Rehab Patients Assesses Effectiveness of Treatment

2013-2014:

Columbia Scholastic Press Association

– Nico Artiga-Oliver: Certificate of Merit, Photo Story for News Publication

– Elias Benda: Certificate of Merit, News Features – “High School Drug Dealer Reveals His Story”

2012-2013:

Columbia Scholastic Press Association

–  Silver Medalist Certificate

– Nathan Davis: 3rd place, News Writing – “School Board Candidates”

– Anna Viemose: 3rd place, Personal Opinion – On-Campus Issues – “Wilson’s Dress Code for Curves”

– Shane Achenbach & Claire Parker: Certificate of Merit, News Writing – “Boundaries to Change”

– Evan Hamlin & Claire Parker: Certificate of Merit, Sports News – “Tigers Disqualified”

– Izzy Jensen & Sasha Pfeiffer: Certificate of Merit, Single Subject News or Feature Package, Two Pages, Double-truck or Special Section Design Tabloid format – “Body Images”

National Scholastic Press Association

– Picture of the Year (News Picture), 3rd place : Shane Achenbach for “Sandy Strikes DC”

– Story of the Year (Sports Story), Honorable Mention : Evan Hamlin and Claire Parker for “Tigers Disqualified”

2011-2012:

National Scholastic Press Association

– First Class Honor Rating with One Mark of Distinction

2010-2011:

Columbia Scholastic Press Association

– Gold Medalist Certificate