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The Beacon

"We have issues"

The Beacon

"We have issues"

The Beacon

2022-2023 Staff

Kiruthiga B. 23
Editor-in-Chief

Kiruthiga B. ’23

Kiruthiga is a senior at Olentangy High School. She is currently the Editor-in-Chief for The Beacon and this is her second year on the staff. She often spends her time reading or playing the piano. She also loves to dance and...

Gretchen S. 23
Design Editor

Gretchen S. ’23

Gretchen is a senior at Olentangy High School. She is the design editor for Beacon as well as Yearbook. She also writes for the Beacon. She plays golf for the school. In her free time, Gretchen loves hangs out with her friends....

Leah W. 24
Copy Editor

Leah W. ’24

This is Leah Wenner! This will be her second year in Beacon and currently has the role of Copy Edior. Beacon is by far her favorite class and can not wait to see what everyone accomplishes this year. Leah is apart of the Fiel...

Website Manager

Gunnar C. ’23

Gunnar Carlson is a senior at Olentangy High School. This is his first year in beacon. He is the website manager and he is also apart of the broadcast program and works on the Technical side of the show.  He enjoys working at...

Jaylynn B. 23
Business Manager

Jaylynn B. ’23

Jaylynn is a senior  at Olentangy High School. She is a writer and the business manager for The Beacon. She bowls for the school, and in her free time she loves to read and watch Marvel movies. She wants to be a high school E...

Tatem C. 23
Marketing Manager

Tatem C. ’23

Tatem Carpenter is a senior at Olentangy high school. This is her first year in Beacon and in her free time Tatem plays volleyball at OHS and likes to hangout with her friends.

Avery S. 24
Writer and Designer

Avery S. ’24

Avery is a junior and this is her second year in Beacon. She plays soccer and runs track and in her free time she spends time with her loved ones. She hopes to influence and entertain people through her writing!  ...

Melayna P. 24
Writer and Designer

Melayna P. ’24

Melayna Prindle is a Junior at Olentangy High School. This Is her second year in beacon and is a writer and designer for The Beacon. She Irish Dances in Westerville for The Academy Irish Dance Company. She also enjoys cross country, ...

Ava T. 24
Writer and Photographer

Ava T. ’24

Ava is a junior at Olentangy and this is her first year in beacon. She is a varsity cheerleader for olentangy and outside of school she is a competitive dancer. Over the summer, she did a lot of tanning and hanging out with friends....

Sydney G.  24
Writer and Photographer

Sydney G. ‘ 24

Sydney is a Junior, and this is her first year in Beacon. Over the summer she worked as a lifeguard and also babysat. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, shopping, and going to her lake house.

Writer

Shashank R. ’25

Shashank Ramamurthy is a sophomore at Olentangy High School. He is currently a writer and designer for The Beacon, and this is his first year on staff. In his free time, he enjoys reading, biking, and singing Indian music.

Abby S. 25
Writer

Abby S. “25

Abby Scott is a Sophomore and this is her first year in beacon and yearbook. She plays lacrosse.Abby loves to spend time with her friends and family.This year she is a writer and photographer for the beacon.

Philip Y. 24
Photographer

Philip Y. ’24

Philip is a Junior at Olentangy High School. This is his second year as a photographer for the Beacon.

Elania S 25
Writer and Designer

Elania S ’25

Elaina is a sophomore and this is her first year in Beacon.  She is a cheerleader and plays lacrosse.  In her free time she enjoys reading and spending time with her family.  She is a writer and designer.

Avarielle S. 23
Writer and Designer

Avarielle S. ’23

Avarielle is currently a Senior at Olentangy High School. Her job is being a writer and designer for the Beacon. Ava enjoys various activities such as traveling, exploring new foods and cultures, collecting albums, and playing ...