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Schaumburg High School Poetry Club Brings Creative Work to Competitions and the Community

Students in Schaumburg High School’s poetry club are starting to take their creative work outside of District 211 walls and into the community. However, the group of 40 students are agreeing that it’s not competing that’s necessarily important, but the connections they are growing with their peers. Most recently, three students competed in the West Chicago Poetry Slam to compete as individual writers, and one student won. The group is coming off of that success to prepare for its first open mic night taking place on Feb. 14 at Cup & Vine in Schaumburg, Ill., as well as other upcoming competitions. “It started as this organic club ...