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-four 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.

Korban

Korban

Texas

Isabella

Isabella

Texas

Vincenzo

Vincenzo

Texas

Georgia

Georgia

Tennessee

Clara

Clara

Ohio

Audrey

Audrey

Tennessee

Mallory

Mallory

Tennessee

Elisa

Elisa

Maryland

Sarah

Sarah

Washington

Sebastian

Sebastian

Texas

Amanda

Amanda

New Jersey

Garrett

Garrett

Virginia

Emillia

Emillia

Oklahoma

Gabriella

Gabriella

Illinois

Joshua

Joshua

Texas

Christopher

Christopher

Texas

Daniel

Daniel

North Carolina

Viviana

Viviana

Florida

Elizabeth

Elizabeth

North Carolina

Emilee

Emilee

Texas

Lydia

Lydia

Rhode Island

Sarah

Sarah

Maine

Sophia

Sophia

New Jersey

Ava

Ava

Tennessee

Mrs. Jamie Anderson

Mrs. Jamie Anderson

Michigan