BEACON

  • June 1Final Exams for Underclassmen begin on June 12th

  • June 1Senior Graduation June 15th @Arie Crown Theater

  • June 1Amira Young Wins State 100 meter and 200 meter races

  • June 1Senior Prom June 1st, Drake Hotel

  • Guitar Concert Sends Off Seniors With A Strum

    Guitar Concert Sends Off Seniors With A Strum

    Dearborn Plys, Editor

    May 8, 2018

    This year’s guitar concert capped off a year of scales, songs, and shredding for Whitney Young’s guitar program. The show featured everything from songs like Hotel California to original songwriting written and by students. Every year, the seniors say goodbye to Mr. Peek by giving him a gift o...

    Terrence O'Neal' 18 (left) and Lily Everett '18 (right) (photographer: Roe Herbert '18)

  • Girls Lacrosse Senior Night

    Girls Lacrosse Senior Night

    Erin Choi, Editor

    May 8, 2018

    Last Tuesday, May 2nd, the Whitney Young Girls Lacrosse team hosted their senior night at Rockne Stadium against Trinity High School. The girls team has had an awesome season so far, having lost only two games within the city conference. A total of six seniors were honored that night, including  Abby Do...

    Photo of all the seniors, courtesy of Erin Choi

  • Girl’s Track first in city championship

    Girl’s Track first in city championship

    Isaiah Holmes

    May 8, 2018

    On Saturday, May 5, 2018, the Whitney Young Girl’s Track & Field team competed in the Chicago Public League City Championship at Hanson Stadium. Out of 24 teams, Whitney Young placed first place with 151 points, beating Lane Technical College Prep High School who scored 101 points and Kenwood Academy High School who scored 90.5 points.   Senior ca...

Girl’s Track first in city championship

Taste of WY

May 4, 2018

Bobby Tarantino II

April 26, 2018

Prom Payment Period

April 23, 2018

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#Never Again Walkout Message

June 7, 2018

Any Need for #Never Again Walkout?

June 7, 2018

#Never Again Walkout Context Part 1

June 7, 2018

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The student news site of Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois.
The student news site of Whitney Young Magnet High School in Chicago, Illinois.