The Beacon

A student-run newspaper for homeschoolers

The Beacon at Excelsior Classes is a student-run newspaper which helps high school homeschool students develop journalism skills as they research, write, edit and publish a monthly newspaper distributed to homeschool students and families. The newspaper content is mainly news and feature articles about faculty and students taking classes at Excelsior Classes. Above all, its purpose is to uphold Godly standards as students learn the art and craft of journalism.

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2020-2021 Staff

These twenty homeschool students from all over the United States are a talented group of students with a variety of skills, backgrounds and interests coming together as a team for one school year. The Beacon staffers learn to uphold the highest professional and ethical standards, while working under deadline pressure in a collaborative environment to produce a newspaper that is both glorifying to God and of benefit and interest to its readers.

Bella Buonincontri

Bella Buonincontri

Vincenzo Buonincontri

Vincenzo Buonincontri

Brianna Crawford

Brianna Crawford

Chelsea Crawford

Chelsea Crawford

Clara Dornbirer

Clara Dornbirer

Elisabeth Guilliams

Elisabeth Guilliams

Garrett Hopkins

Garrett Hopkins

Emillia Hubbard

Emillia Hubbard

Amelia Hughey

Amelia Hughey

Ruby Hughey

Ruby Hughey

Gabriella Hunter

Gabriella Hunter

Christopher LeBlanc

Christopher LeBlanc

Viviana Otero

Viviana Otero

Donna Penny

Donna Penny

Elizabeth Pouliot

Elizabeth Pouliot

Lydia Stinnett

Lydia Stinnett

Sarah Thompson

Sarah Thompson

Ava Zeliadt

Ava Zeliadt

Christian Zeliadt

Christian Zeliadt

Caden Ziske

Caden Ziske

Mrs. Jamie Anderson

Mrs. Jamie Anderson