ACHS Daily Announcements

September 22, 2017

Wow, Awesome SPIRIT!
Great Spirit shown yesterday for Beach Day!

The freshman have continued to have the
largest percentage of students dressed showing their Spirit,
but the seniors and juniors are so close.
Sophomores you are getting close.
The Winner will be announced at the Dance on Saturday.
Hope to see all you at the Dance on Saturday.

Remember your Beach Wear
for the game TONIGHT,
Summer is still here, it’s going to be 90 degrees!!!

Homecoming Dance Tickets
This is it!  It’s your last day to buy
Homecoming tickets during lunches TODAY!
(NOTE:  There will be NO
after-school ticket sales.)
A ticket purchased ahead is $20 but
will be $30 at the door. You must
present your ID when purchasing tickets.

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.)

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.)

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 firsthand 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


Friday – 9/22

University of Illinois-Springfield @ 7:30

Monday - 9/25

University of Illinois-Chicago @10:25
National Louis University @ 1:25

Tuesday – 9/26

Ripon College @ 9:25
Lawrence Technical College
University of Wisconsin- Oshkosh @12:10
University of Iowa @ 2:00

Wednesday – 9/27

Loras College @ 7:30
Knox College @ 8:25
Alverno College @ 2:00

Thursday – 9/28

Cornerstone University @ 8:25
University of Wisconsin-Green Bay @ 9:25
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee @ 10:20

Friday – 9/29

University of Wisconsin-Parkside @ 9:25


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

WORD OF THE DAY:  Antithesis
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The direct contrast; opposition.  The direct or exact opposite.

“Hope is the antithesis of despair.”


“Always forgive your enemies; nothing annoys them so much.”
-Oscar Wilde


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

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