Spreading Kindness at Oakland

Oakland Eagles have started 2022 with a focus on kindness to others and goal setting. Throughout the halls, you will find student created posters...

Meet Thompson Elementary’s New Principal Sandy Allen

Please join me in welcoming Sandy Allen as the new principal at Thompson Elementary School. Mrs. Allen is not new to District 41. She...

Lakes Prom Brings Fire & Ice!

PROM: LCHS “Fire and Ice” was twice as nice this year for Lakes Prom of 22. The theme was apparent throughout the night from the...

St. Patrick’s Day Senior Lunch

Lake Villa Township’s Senior Event St. Patrick’s Day  Friday March 11, 2022, Noon  Lake Villa Township West Campus Community Center  37850 N. Rt. 59 Lake Villa, IL  Please...

Nancy McConnell

Antioch Parks Pre-School Teacher & Local Author  Antioch Parks Department  Lead Camp Crayon pre-school teacher, 4-year-old class  Hometown: Trevor, WI How long have you been at the Antioch...

Lakes Jazz Ensemble Plays Illinois Music Education Conference

FINE ARTS: LCHS The Lakes Community High School Jazz Ensemble, directed by Elliott Hile, added another accomplishment to its growing list of success by being...

All School Spelling Bee

On Thursday, January 20, 2022, we held our all school spelling bee. In attendance were the grade-level winners from fourth through eighth grades. Seventh...

Track Team Competes at State Finals

Congratulations to our GLS Track Team and Coach Boliaux! Brady R., Brody C., Jonah B., and Logan L. all qualified to compete in the...

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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...