ACHS Daily Announcements

September 21, 2017

We have a very tight race for the class with the most Spirit.
Great Job with Western Day, after today, the freshman are still in the lead. Close behind are the seniors and juniors. Sophomores are making up some good ground from earlier in the week.
It is still anyone’s chance to become
the CLASS with the MOST SPIRIT.

Show your best Spirit on Friday with your class colors.
Freshman are white
Sophomores are Grey
Juniors are Cardinal
Seniors are Black or wearing a toga

Wear your colors tonight for the Parade and Pep Rally.
Come out to see some great acts and have an awesome bonfire.

Only 2 more days to buy your tickets for $20.00.
They will $30.00 at the Door.

Homecoming Dance Tickets
will be on sale in the commons on Tuesday, 9/19, through Friday, 9/22,
before school from 7:00 - 7:30 am, during lunches,
and after school from 2:50 - 3:15 pm. 
(NOTE:  There will be NO after-school ticket sales on Friday, 9/22.) 
A ticket purchased ahead is $20 but will be $30 at the door.
You must present your ID when purchasing tickets.
Avoid long lines and additional cost and buy your tickets early!

Chess Team is beginning!
Interested? There will be a Chess Team
information meeting TODAY, the 21st.
Or— just stop in and see Mr. House in Room 109.

Psychology Club
will meet after school in Room 218
Monday, September 25th.

Now that we have your attention ... Into Investing? Inventing? Innovation?
Come to the Antioch Business Club,
Tuesdays after school in room 206.
Fun, finance and food!! Make it YOUR business!
(See Ms. Corcoran with any questions.)

In conjunction with the
Lake County Superintendents,
Antioch Comm. High School and District 117
will be collecting donations for the
Houston Independent
School District (HISD)
for disaster relief.  Your donations will help
the students of HISD recover and prepare for
the coming school year.  Donations may be in the
form of clothing, shoes, underwear, socks, canned
food, and water.  Please bring your donations to
the main office at ACHS.
(The drive is going to run

September 18 through September 29.)

September 27th, 6:30-8:15
Auditorium - ACHS
9-12 grade students

6:30-7:00:  NCAA Information
If you are thinking about playing a sport in college, please attend this session.
  You will receive first hand information from Joe Kinsella,
head women’s softball coach at Lake Forest College. 

7:00-8:15:  College Admission Panel
College Admission Representatives will be at ACHS answering
questions about financial aid, college applications, scholarships,
private vs. public schools, etc. 

Thank you to the following college reps who will be in attendance on September 27:

      Lake Forest College - Joe Kinsella
      Carroll College - Derek Brown
      Marquette University - Grant Egan
      University of Iowa - Annabelle Vinson
      Northern Illinois University - Brigid Crawford
      College of Lake County - Melisha Eder
      ISAC (Illinois Student Aid Commission) - Jhoanna Vega-Rocha


Thursday - 9/21
Illinois College 9:25
Iowa State University 10:20

Friday - 9/22
University of Illinois-Springfield @ 7:30


Don’t forget about the open field every Tuesday and Thursday at 3:15 on the varsity baseball field.
We hope to see you there!

For any girl interested in playing basketball,
there will be an informational pre-season meeting on
Tuesday, September 26th, at 3:00 pm in Room 126.
The meeting will be short, and it will cover open gyms,
try-out dates, and necessary paperwork.

Ignite passion and discovery in every student
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    Community High School District 117

    1625 Deep Lake Road

    Lake Villa, Illinois 60046

    Phone: 847-395-9001

    Fax: 847-395-7553

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    Antioch Community High School

    1133 Main Street

    Antioch, Illinois 60002

    Phone: 847-395-1421

    Fax: 847-395-2435

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    Lakes Community High School

    1600 Eagle Way Drive

    Lake Villa, Illinois 60046

    Phone: 847-838-7100

    Fax: 847-838-3670