• FCCLA State Results

    [Update] The seven members of FCCLA who qualified for State are back. Here’s how they did.

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    FCCLA Students
  • Spring Remix

    The Senior Class surprised students on Monday, April 16 with an hour of fun before classes even began.

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    Ninja with Senior Class
  • National Letter of Intent Day

    Ten Lakes student-athletes signed their letters of intent to continue their athletic careers at the collegiate level. Athletics hosted a signing ceremony on April 11.

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    National Letter of Intent Day
  • Walk-out

    On Wednesday, March 14th, students walked out of ACHS for seventeen minutes

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    Birdseye view of student protest
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chsd 117 news
  • FCCLA State Results

    [Update] The seven members of FCCLA who qualified for State are back. Here’s how they did.

  • Orchestra Festival

    District 117 hosted the Second Annual Orchestra Festival on April 11, which featured 2nd-12th grade orchestra students from both District 34 and District 117.

Fall 2007 Connections Newsletter

The community magazine for Antioch, Lake Villa and Lindenhurst

Highlights include: District 34 gets to work on referendum promises, District 117 welcomes new principal, Get ready for fall, winter, and the Village Street Clock Project in Antioch, Antioch Township meets transportation needs and more

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Our Strategic Plan is divided into six domains where we want to maintain excellence or see growth. We track our progress with data that relates our goals through Greatness Indicators. As an added layer of progress reporting, we track our plan’s health globally as well as within each of the six plan domains. Look for our Plan Health Indicator within each domain.


Educator Spotlight

Gabrielle Caputo


English, Teacher

Where all students share their voice:

English teacher Gabi Caputo is one of the Staff Members of the Month. Her nominator writes, "Gabi works tirelessly to create a classroom environment where all students share their voice. She is a collaborative and positive member of our faculty and also works with our students and parents to make sure students are fulfilling their goals."

Educator Spotlight

Chris Snyder


Career Tech Ed., Teacher

Real-world experiences:

Congratulations to CTE teacher Chris Snyder, a Staff Member of the Month for March. His nominator writes, "Chris volunteered to have his Tech Support Internship students lead an ILC program, so they organized an Hour of Code. They were awesome! They planned the whole event, from registration to marketing to presenting to requesting feedback from participants... It is clear Chris is motivating his students by giving them leadership opportunities and by exposing them to real-world experiences and challenges."

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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