VFW Essay Contest Winners

The results are finally in from the VFW contest that we entered at the end of October! Congratulations to our eighth grade winners from...

New Display Features Athletic Achievements

Thanks to the efforts of the ACHS Sports Media Class, Kim Humann, and Mary Soto, as well as the generosity of Sequoit Pride, Raymonds...

2020 Excellence in Character Staff Recipient

Mrs. Erika Cuzick is an energetic and compassionate teacher that serves Grass Lake School and the surrounding community as our Reading Specialist and one...

Open Arms Mission

Key people in the organization: 3 part-time staff, Board of Directors, 64 core weekly volunteers and 15 churches/organization volunteer groups. Years in service: In our...

Congratulations to the 2021 Commended/Semi-Finalist National Merit Scholars

About a year ago, the class of 2021 took the PSAT/National Merit Qualifying Test. The primary function of this assessment is to serve as...

ILC Hosts 10th Annual Final Exam Breakfast

The Information and Learning Center’s Teen Advisory Board (TAB) hosted the 10th annual Final Exam Breakfast for all students. The ILC was decked out...

Antioch Township Schedule of Senior Events: February-May 2020

Friday, February 28 & April 24 Cards, Cuts & Coffee Time: 9am-11am (doors open at 9am)Location: Antioch Township, 1625 Deep Lake Rd., Lake VillaCost: $12.00/haircut (refreshments...

Be Happier By Giving Thanks

By Michele Barkley, Coordinator of Early Learning  The word gratitude is derived from the Latin word gratia, which means grace, graciousness, or grateful and is...

A Season of Giving & Thanks

Throughout the past several months, I’ve witnessed firsthand the goodness of our community. As we move into the Holiday season, there will be opportunities...

Hillcrest’s ‘Small Great Things’

As Hillcrest Elementary School embarked on the journey that is the 2020-2021 school year, we recognized that school would feel noticeably different and that...

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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...