The Wilson Beacon

Coronavirus Issue

May 1, 2020

The Beacon put together a PDF edition about Wilson and the coronavirus. We have stories about the switch to distance learning, how spring sports seasons have been affected, and the importance of social distancing. Check it out!...

NCAA cancels spring season: What this means for college baseball

Alex Cirino

April 8, 2020

In arguably the most unpredictable time in the sports world, athletes across all levels are left uncertain about what lies ahead. From professional athletes anticipating a major breakout season to young athletes whose hopes o...

Virginia closes all public schools for rest of school year

Sophia Ibrahim

March 27, 2020

As Virginia’s confirmed COVID-19 cases rose to 254, Governor Ralph Northam announced on Monday, March 23, that all public and private schools in Virginia will remain closed for the rest of the 2019-20 academic year. Initi...

DCPS schools closed until April 27

Chloe Fatsis and Max Karp

March 20, 2020

DCPS delayed the return to school to Monday, April 27, according to a DCPS announcement today. In the meantime, students will participate in distance learning. Teachers have been creating lesson plans for remote learning, wh...

Spring sports postponed due to COVID-19

Margaret Heffernan

March 16, 2020

Wilson spring sports are temporarily suspended due to the DCPS closure of schools because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Chancellor Lewis Ferebee notified all DCPS staff and families on Friday March 13 that schools would be closed...

Mass media competition canceled

Ayomi Wolff

March 15, 2020

The Student Television Network (STN) Competition, set to be hosted in DC on March 12-15th, was canceled on Thursday the 12th due to the recent reports of coronavirus cases within the city. Wilson would have had 49 students...

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