• Summer School brochure now available

    February, 28, 2017 - 1:15pm

    Summer School brochure now available

    The 2017 District 117 summer school program will offer five types of classes:

    • Credit recovery courses

    • Credit bearing courses

    • Enrichment courses

    • Bridge programs…

  • Upcoming Vote

    January, 6, 2017 - 8:57am

    Upcoming Vote

    The Board of Education passed a resolution (December 8, 2016) that places a question on the ballot of the April 4th , 2017 election. The question asks voters of the District whether all Board Members should be elected At-Large. District residents will have the opportunity to cast their vote regarding…

  • She’s not your Disney princess…

    February, 22, 2017 - 9:27am

    She’s not your Disney princess…

    Eagles Theatre presents the musical Once Upon a Mattress, which director and theatre teacher Abra Chusid says is a story about a princess who “is not your Disney princess.” This hilarious satire of the fairy tale “The Princess and the Pea” unites the hard work of the more…

  • National Letter of Intent Day

    February, 3, 2017 - 2:37pm

    National Letter of Intent Day

  • January Eagle Pride

    February, 1, 2017 - 9:26am

    January Eagle Pride

  • Making water work in Lindenhurst

    January, 29, 2017 - 3:20pm

    Making water work in Lindenhurst

    Environmental Science students in Dave Auston’s classes heard from Lindenhurst officials on Friday about their work to better meet the community’s water needs. Lindenhurst and Lake Villa have been working on a plan to transition from a well supply to Lake Michigan water. Lindenhurst anticipates…

  • Screenagers documentary

    January, 23, 2017 - 12:51pm

    Screenagers documentary

    District 117 will host a screening of the documentary Screenagers on February 2 at 3:30 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. at Antioch Community High School. Parents and students are invited to share in the experience of watching the movie together.…

  • Text-A-Tip

    January, 16, 2017 - 11:04am


    Beginning January 17, District 117 students will be able to use text messaging to reach out for help for themselves or friends at any time of day or night. Text-a-Tip allows teens to find anonymous, immediate help if they are struggling with drug or alcohol abuse, depression, difficult family situations,…

  • “I ‘heart’ bio”

    January, 13, 2017 - 6:27pm

    “I ‘heart’ bio”

    You’re never too old for glow-in-the-dark. Ask AP biology students in Jeff Newton’s class, who recently obtained a glow-in-the-dark gene from a deep-sea jellyfish and, using a technique called genetic transformation,…

  • Sequoit Signals

    January, 11, 2017 - 3:00pm

    Sequoit Signals

  • Eagle Eye News

    January, 6, 2017 - 7:17am

    Eagle Eye News

  • Illinois 5Essentials Survey for Parents

    December, 20, 2016 - 9:14am

    Illinois 5Essentials Survey for Parents

    Dear Parent/Guardian,

    Beginning November 16, students, teachers, and parents across Illinois will have an opportunity to participate in the fourth annual statewide Illinois 5Essentials Survey. This survey is designed to generate a detailed picture of the inner workings of your child’s school.…

  • December Eagle Pride

    December, 7, 2016 - 12:41pm

    December Eagle Pride

  • Illinois State Scholars

    December, 5, 2016 - 1:39pm

    Illinois State Scholars

    Congratulations to all of the 2017-2018 Illinois State Scholars! The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) named 64 Lakes Community High School seniors, or 18 percent of the Class of 2017, as 2017-2018 state scholars for outstanding academic achievement. This is up 3 percent from last year.…

  • Lakes gets greener

    November, 25, 2016 - 3:13pm

    Lakes gets greener

    Sixteen solar panels on the roof above the cafeteria now help to power the building, thanks to a generous grant from the Lakes Eagles Booster Club and the persistence of Evergreen, the student environmental…

  • Sequoit Broadcast Network

    November, 17, 2016 - 2:25pm

    Sequoit Broadcast Network

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

  • Antioch Community High School Logo

    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