• Swag Masters

    April, 22, 2018 - 7:24pm

    Eagles Wellness Challenge results

    Congratulations to the Swag Masters for taking first place in the fourth annual Eagles Wellness Challenge, a six-week challenge that ran from March 5 through April 15. Team members included Jordan Bratzke, Alyssa Costa, Taylor Munson, Haley…

  • IPA students

    April, 20, 2018 - 2:09pm

    Principal recognizes two exceptional seniors

    Seniors Adam Recker and Chahna Saraiya attended the Illinois Principals Association Student Recognition Breakfast with Principal Dave Newberry on April 18. The two were selected for the honor by the Lakes administrative team for their involvement in and outside of the classroom.

    In his recognition…

  • FCCLA Students

    April, 19, 2018 - 1:35pm

    FCCLA State Results


    Seven members of FCCLA competed at State April 12-14 in Springfield, Illinois. According to sponsor Karen Schneider, approximately 975 students competed in more than 25 events, such as pastry arts, food production, interior design, preschool, fashion apparel display,…

  • Orchestra Festival

    April, 16, 2018 - 8:06pm

    Orchestra Festival

    By Elliott Hile, Lakes orchestra teacher

    On April 11, District 117 hosted the Second Annual Orchestra Festival, featuring 2nd-12th grade orchestra students from both District 34 and District 117. Audience members, parents, and students were able to see how students…

  • Ninja with Senior Class

    April, 16, 2018 - 7:15pm

    Spring Remix

    The Senior Class surprised students on Monday, April 16 with an hour of fun before classes even began. From about 9-10 a.m., students were released to participate in a variety of activities, from Baggo and Just Dance in the commons, to blow-up jousting in the cafeteria, to Lakes trivia in the ILC,…

  • Graduation

    April, 13, 2018 - 9:35am


  • National Letter of Intent Day

    April, 12, 2018 - 7:56am

    National Letter of Intent Day

    Ten Lakes student-athletes signed their letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. The Athletics Department hosted a signing ceremony on April 11, and family, friends, and coaches of the athletes were in attendance to partake in the celebration.

  • Forum on Heroin and Opioid Awareness

    April, 11, 2018 - 10:38am

    Forum on Heroin and Opioid Awareness

  • Eagle Pride

    April, 11, 2018 - 10:27am

    Eagle Pride — April

  • Writers Week Wrap-Up

    April, 10, 2018 - 8:19am

    Writers Week Wrap-Up

  • Chili Cook-Off

    April, 6, 2018 - 3:00pm

    Chili Cook-Off

    The Creative Foods class hosted a chili cook-off this week. Teacher Karen Schneider invited classes to visit the foods room to sample the chili and vote for their favorite recipe; there were a variety of concoctions, from beef to chicken. Here are the results:

    First Place - Kitchen…

  • Summer Sports Camps

    April, 6, 2018 - 7:04am

    Summer Sports Camps

    Refine your skills this summer at a Lakes sports camp. View the flyers for specific camps at the links below.

    Boys, grades 9-12

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  • Lakes Prom

    March, 26, 2018 - 7:46am

    #CirqueDuSoLakes Prom

    Tickets sales for “Carnival” Prom will take place on April 12 and 13 after school until 5 p.m. in the commons for $85 each. They also will be sold after school in the commons on April 17 from 3-5:30 p.m. for $95 each.…

  • Get your tickets for the Booster Bash

    March, 26, 2018 - 7:03am

    Get your tickets for the Booster Bash

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    March, 26, 2018 - 6:50am

    Writers Week

    The fourth annual Writers Week will take place April 3-6. 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 English…

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