• Wunderbar!

    March, 15, 2018 - 8:56am


    Congratulations to these students for their wunderbar performance on the National German Exam.

    German IV
    Out of 238 students in Northern Illinois, these students placed in the following percentiles (meaning they performed better than—-% of the students…

  • Spring testing and more

    March, 13, 2018 - 1:40pm

    Spring testing and more

  • Giovanni Qattawi

    March, 13, 2018 - 1:02pm

    Student heads to Youth World Games

    Giovanni Qattawi was invited to represent the U.S. track and field team in the International Wheelchair and Amputee Sports Federation (IWAS) Youth World Games in Ireland this summer.…

  • Students in New York City

    March, 9, 2018 - 9:25am

    The Big Apple

    Watch this EEN video by Gillian Vettese about the social studies trip to New York City in early March.

  • Jake Cozza and Erika McCormick

    March, 7, 2018 - 2:06pm

    Four Eagles recognized by National Merit Scholarship Program

    UPDATE: Jake Cozza and Erika McCormick have been named National Merit Finalists. They are among the 15,000 selected for the honor and, through the selection, now qualify for an opportunity to win a Merit Scholarship. These will be announced in March.

    Jake plans to attend Jacobs School of…

  • Girls basketball team

    March, 6, 2018 - 8:09am

    Eagle Pride — February

  • Tap dancing in Thoroughly Modern Millie

    February, 28, 2018 - 1:22pm

    Eagle Theatre presents Thoroughly Modern Millie

    Eagle Theatre presents the musical comedyThoroughly Modern Millie, which opens Friday, March 2 at 7 p.m. Additional performances are scheduled for March 3, 9, and 10 at 7 p.m. and March 4 and 10 at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 for students and senior citizens or $7 for adults and may be purchased…

  • Open Mic Night

    February, 25, 2018 - 4:37pm

    Open Mic Night

  • FCCLA Students

    February, 25, 2018 - 3:50pm

    FCCLA Regional Results

    Eleven members of the student group Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA) competed at Regionals at Harper College on Friday, February 23. Here’s how they did:

    Julia Rudolph
    Semi-Formal/Formal Wear
    First place - Most outstanding


  • tulips

    February, 23, 2018 - 7:12am

    Summer School 2018

  • Chamber Orchestra

    February, 20, 2018 - 8:16pm

    Busy month for Chamber Orchestra

    The Chamber Orchestra made its debut at the NIU String Orchestra Festival on February 13. This is a well-known festival throughout the state of Illinois that only allows six orchestras to participate each year. We were very fortunate to be selected for the festival this year.

    Students performed…

  • Emily Voight

    February, 20, 2018 - 7:52pm

    Girls Bowling Wrap-Up

    Emily Voight (far right) finished 16th overall at the IHSA State Girls Bowling Tournament the weekend of February 17. She qualified after placing 5th at Sectionals with a total pinfall of 1,264 as well as 41 strikes and 10 spares.

    “It was an exciting weekend, as Emily worked hard on Friday…

  • D117 Building Safety

    February, 20, 2018 - 5:34pm

    D117 Building Safety

    In Community High School District 117, our mission is to “Ignite Passion and Discovery in Every Student.”  We must also keep our students safe.  Our hearts are always heavy in response to tragedies, however, our relentless resolve affords us an opportunity to focus on and improve our…

  • Easter Bunny Breakfast

    February, 15, 2018 - 8:11pm

    Attend the Easter Bunny Breakfast

  • Illinois High School Art Exhibition

    February, 15, 2018 - 7:20am

    Illinois High School Art Exhibition

    The best 1,000 student artists from approximately 125+ Illinois high schools, including nine from Lakes, will converge to showcase their art and vie for more than $20 million in college scholarships at the fifth annual Illinois High School Art Exhibition (IHSAE).

    These students from Lakes have…

  • Interact Leaders

    February, 12, 2018 - 11:19am

    Interact Leaders

    Juniors Anna Metzger and Camille Joyner, along with four Sequoits, will represent the District 117 Interact Club at a leadership conference this spring.

    Rotary Club of Antioch, the parent organization of Interact, and Principal Dave Newberry…

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