Elle Jashnani, and 11-year-old fifth grader is leaving her mark during her final year at The Lane School in Hinsdale after initiating the start of a newspaper club. The online editions are distributed once or twice a month.
Q: Why did you want to start a newspaper club at your school?
A: I thought it would be a good way for new kids to get to know more about everything and for other kids to write about themselves if they want.
Q: What is your favorite topic to write about?
A: Vacation places or just having fun with others
Q: What’s your favorite subject in school?
Q: What do you think you want to do when you grow up?
A: Probably be a veterinarian. I love animals, and I don’t like to see animals get hurt.
Q: Do you have any hobbies?
A: Cheerleading and volleyball, and I like art. I do water colors.
Q: Have you lived in Hinsdale your entire life?
A: No, we moved here from New Jersey when I was 5, just before I started kindergarten.
Q: Do you have any siblings?
A: Two brothers, Rohan, who is 8, and Xavier, 12.
Q: What’s your biggest pet peeve?
A: When my mom make me clean my room, and then I can’t find anything.
Q: Who should play you in a movie about your life?
A: Sabrina Carpenter, she is a singer and an actor.
Q: Who is your favorite music artist?
A: Sabrina Carpenter and Meghan Trainor
Q: What’s your favorite food?
A: Mac and cheese
Q: What is your favorite drink?
A: Shirley Temples
Q: What do you like on your pizza?
A: Pepperoni, deep dish
Q: What’s your favorite area restaurant?
A: Gibsons in Oak Brook
Q: What’s your favorite area store?
A: Zella Girl at Nordstrom
Q: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
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