STATE OF LAKES NEWS ARCHIVE

  • Eagles Wellness Challenge winners

    April, 25, 2017 - 8:55am

    Eagles Wellness Challenge winners

    The third annual Eagles Wellness Challenge ended in mid-April with team JMSquared coming in first place. Team members include Maddie Olson, Jordan Bratzke, Madison Padilla, and Jen DeRue. Top individual finishers included Enrique Gomez,…

  • Lakes graduation 2017

    April, 24, 2017 - 2:21pm

    Graduation Information

  • Amber Cornelius receives award

    April, 24, 2017 - 11:46am

    An ideal advisor

    Amber Cornelius was recognized by the Illinois Directors of Student Activities during a banquet on April 20 for her commitment to the two student activities she sponsors: Scholastic Bowl and Gay-Straight Alliance. Nominated by Activities…

  • Students in transition program on PACE field trip

    April, 21, 2017 - 7:39am

    Real-world experiences

    Students enrolled in District 117’s Transition Program occasionally participate in field trips designed to offer them real-world experiences. In early April, transition specialist Michelle Bank arranged for the group to learn about the PACE bus, and the students spent the day experiencing what…

  • Mr. Blevins emcees spring pep rally

    April, 18, 2017 - 6:02pm

    It’s Spirit Week @ Lakes

  • Student-athletes sign letters of intent

    April, 17, 2017 - 1:07pm

    Athletes sign letters of intent

    Congratulations to the following student-athletes, who signed letters of intent on Wednesday, April 12 to continue their sports careers at the college level. As reported by the Talon Times on @TTimesSports:

    Back row, from…

  • FCCLA State participants

    April, 14, 2017 - 8:49am

    FCCLA State Results

    Sydney Schmidt, Samantha Schueneman, Julia Rudolph, Delaney Hanrahan, Nicole Mruk, Elizabeth Tovar, Sasha Untermyer and Tyler Wibright participated in the FCCLA state competition in Springfield from April 6-8. Their work in their respective categories was judged to earn one of the following ratings:…

  • Scholastic Bowl Team Eagle Pride

    April, 14, 2017 - 8:08am

    Eagle Pride — April

  • District 117 Orchestra Festival

    April, 12, 2017 - 5:47pm

    District 117 Orchestra Festival

  • Lakes aerial photo

    April, 10, 2017 - 9:53am

    Final Exams

  • Meningitis vaccination requirement

    April, 8, 2017 - 7:20am

    Meningitis vaccination requirement

    Senior students will not be allowed to start school in the fall without meningitis vaccinations. In Illinois, two doses of the meningococcal conjugate vaccine are now required after age 10. Two doses of the vaccine are required at entry into 12th grade, unless the first dose was received at age 16…

  • Writers Week logo

    April, 7, 2017 - 1:20pm

    Writers Week

    The third annual Writers Week will take place April 18-21. This week-long event will be full of inspiring and educational presenters talking to our students about the different ways they can tell a story. And ... it’s not just for…

  • Summer Sports Camps

    April, 7, 2017 - 1:20pm

    Summer Sports Camps

    Refine your skills this summer at a Lakes sports camp. View the entire line-up of camps here, or view flyers for specific camps at the links below.

    Baseball
    Grades 3-12 (coming soon)

  • Spring Break in Ireland 2017

    April, 3, 2017 - 1:19pm

    Spring break memories

    Several Lakes groups explored, performed, and competed in different locations across the globe over spring break.

    The boys baseball team traveled to Tennessee to play in the Chattanooga Central Tournament. The Eagles ended the week with a 3–1 record, defeating an Ohio team 8–2, taking…

  • Lakes High School Royal Rush megaphone

    March, 23, 2017 - 7:16am

    Best Fan Section

    The Royal Rush led a valiant effort to claim the Battle of the Fans title for the Teen Wolf Region earlier this month. Battle of the Fans is a Twitter contest among student fan sections throughout the area. Sponsored by CSN Chicago, the…

  • Readers rewarded

    March, 21, 2017 - 2:41pm

    Readers rewarded

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

  • Lakes Community High School Logo

    Lakes Community High School

    1600 Eagle Way Drive

    Lake Villa, Illinois 60046

    Phone: 847-838-7100

    Fax: 847-838-3670