Students Travel to Outer Space!

Led by Mrs. Gehring and Ms. Pietschman, students in grades 5th-8th had the opportunity to participate in a summer space camp. As part of...

Emmons Office Welcomes New Faces

With the retirement of Donna Trischan, Building Secretary, and Lisa Lawler, Director of Business Services, we are excited to announce our new team members,...

Congratulations to the 2022-2023 Graduates

Benjamin Anderson Zoe Babin Avery Baker Leiah Briones Jacobo Payton Burris Shawn Kailie Castor Andrew Ciko Kevin Coppins Jake Crivello William Dohman Caileigh Duffy Amariz Earley Nathan Ekstrom Chloe Francke Brooke Friedle Cecilia Garvey Brian Geiger Mia Gonzalez Mason Goss Calla Gugel Emery Ipsen Mae...

Exceptional Staff Recognized

The Regional Office of Education recently launched an annual countywide program to honor exceptional educators and staff members. Emmons Board of Education members and...

Emmons Bursts Forward with Music

Music is an integral part of the Emmons School program everyday. When students arrive in the morning they are greeted by staff members and...

Annual Spelling Bee a Success

Emmons School held their annual spelling bee this past month.  Each grade level conducted a bee and determined a grade level winner.  The victors...

Emmons Earns Exemplary Designation

The Illinois State Board of Education released its 2022 Illinois Report Card. The report card provides a detailed look at each school’s progress on...

Food Drive For Open Arms Mission

Emmons School in partnership with Emmons PTO held a food drive the week of October 17th with a culminating event day at Piggly Wiggly...

Emmons Continues to Expand Opportunities for Students

During the 2019-2020 school year, the Emmons School community engaged in a year-long strategic planning process that resulted in 3 areas of focus: curriculum,...

Introducing Principal Brian Barsotti

Emmons has a new Principal! Brian Barsotti has joined the Emmons community and looks forward to serving the students, staff, and families. Learn more...

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The Paths of Our Graduates After District 117

In previous editions of Connections I have shared how proud we are of our new D117 Portrait of a Graduate that provides six competencies...

Math Fair Sums a Total Success

Math Fair: CHSD117 The 2023 District 117 Math Fair was a sum of many efforts by both Sequoits and Eagles. District 117 students had to...

ACHS Students Participate in a Cultural Exchange

STUDENT EXCHANGE: ACHS Students in German language classes at Antioch Community High School participated in a cultural exchange with eighteen students and two teachers from...