2016-2017 Staff

Sydney Janik

Sydney is a senior at OLCHS and this is her second year as a staff writer. In addition to writing for Spartanite, Sydney plays volleyball, basketball, and badminton. She is also in Senior Class Advisory Board, NHS President, Student...

Stephanie Izaguirre

I am Stephania Izaguirre and I am a junior writer specializing in current events of high school and Oak Lawn. I am currently involved in many sports and activities throughout the school such as student council, mathletes, stem...

Anna Gil

I'm a big classic rock enthusiast but I also appreciate all styles of music. I love watching movies in my free time and am always open for suggestions. Along with Spartanite, I'm involved in Scholastic Bowl, ESRP, Diving, and...

Fatima Akili

Fatima Akili, or Fakili, is currently a senior at Oak Lawn CHS. In addition to Spartinate, she is also a member of the chess team, mathletes, scholastic bowl, journalism, yearbook, students helpers, NHS, STEM, and MSA. This is...

Peggy Fritz

Peggy is a senior at OLCHS, this is her second full year writing on the Spartanite. Along with being the editor of the Spartanite, Peggy is an active member on the swim team, enjoys helping out at her church. She likes to read,...

Alexia McGlynn

I am Alexia McGlynn , I am a junior at Oak Lawn High school. I am on the Varsity cheer team, I am also involved in the advisory board, student council, and student athlete leadership team. Outside of school I like to volunteer...

Sergio Serna

Sergio is a senior and a writer for The Spartanite. His forte lies in providing news regarding current events in the world and their ramifications. Sergio enjoys in hobbies such as reading, working out, movies, and studying French....

Melanie Schlesser

Melanie Schlesser is a Seinor at Oak Lawn Community High School. This is her fourth year as a staff writer for the Spartanite and second as the Vice President. In addition to writing for the Spartanite, Melanie is involv...

Jules Rollberg

Jules Rollberg is a Senior at Oak Lawn Community High School. This is her third year as a staff writer in the Spartanite Newspaper and she's going to make it count. Along with Spartanite, Jules is also an officer of the Anime/Sci-fi...

Allie Templin

Allie Templin is a senior at Oak Lawn Community High school. In addition to Spartanite, she is part of the tennis team, scholastic bowl, journalism, photojournalism, STEM and student helpers. This is her fourth year as a staff...

Casey Fitzpatrick

I'm currently the president of Alliance, and I have participated in Spartanite for the last three years as well as the Journalism Team. Outside of school, I write for The Mash: Teen Voice of Chicago and have contributed on piece...

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