Join the staff

All students are welcome to join the Star newspaper staff. Students may take Journalism (an elective for sophomores, juniors and seniors) or become a Newspaper Club reporter (for all students). Contact student editors or adviser Sharon Schmidt – Steinmetz Star office in Room 333, (773) 534-3030 x25241, During the 2017-18 school year, Room 333 will be open for Newspaper Club reporters on Mondays after school and during Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5th and 6th period lunch.


Students in Journalism engage in a friendly competition.


Students in Journalism act out “dos and don’ts” of interviewing.


Newspaper club reporter and layout editor Mateusz Gasienica (2014) with Star adviser Sharon Schmidt.

Newspaper Club

Steinmetz Star Newspaper Club
Join us in Room 333 on Wednesdays after school or on Tuesdays and Thursdays — during your 5th or 6th period lunch.

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