Correspondent Live


CorrespondentLive is run by the journalism students of John Hersey High School.  1900 East Thomas Street, Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004.   Call for advertising rates.  Phone (847) 718-4945

CorrespondentLive welcomes a free exchange of ideas.  Letters to the editor may be sent to  Because school officials do not engage in prior review, and the contents of CorrespondentLive is determined by, and reflects only the views of the student staff and not school officials or the school itself, its student editorial board and responsible student staff members assume complete legal and financial liability for the content of the site.

CorrespondentLive will not publish any material determined by student editors or the student editorial board to be unprotected, that is, material that is libelous, obscene, materially disruptive to the educational process, and unwarranted invasion of privacy, a violation of copyright or a promotion of products of services unlawful (illegal) as to minors as defined by state of federal law.

All unsigned editorial area is the opinion of the CorrespondentLive staff.  Materials in this site are marked property of CorrespondentLive 2017-2018.  CorrespondentLive is a member of numerous press associations.

2017-2018 Awards


First Class Rating – The Correspondent

First Class Rating with Two Marks of Distinction – Correspondent Live

JEA Write-off Contests

JEA/NSPA Fall National High School Journalism Convention – Dallas

Superior – Literary Magazine: Photography – Katherine Wiemold

Superior – First Year Photo – Trent Sprague

Excellent – Literary Magazine: Poetry – Jamie Anderluh

Excellent – Editorial Cartooning – Joshua Irvine

Honorable Mention – Newspaper Layout – Jennifer Lechowski

JEA/NSPA Spring National High School Journalism Convention – San Francisco

Superior – Editorial Writing – Kayleigh Padar

Superior – Portrait Photography – Katherine Wiemold

Excellent – Literary Magazine: Poetry – Jamie Anderluh

Honorable Mention – Commentary Writing – Claire Dwyer

Honorable Mention – First Year Photo – Caroline Stiefbold

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