AUGS Off to a Busy Start to the School Year

Antioch Upper Grade School is having a great start to the school year. The students and staff are doing great things in the classrooms,...

Turtle University Presents: Play, Learning and Preschoolers

This school year, the Mary Kay McNeill Early Learning Center is offering parents and families of preschoolers learning opportunities through our Turtle University. Throughout...

Hillcrest Expands Structured Learning Program

Hillcrest Hurricanes are going places this school year, and our Structured Learning Program is an integral part of our journey. Currently we have fourteen...

W.C. Petty Offers Clubs, Clubs and More Clubs!

W.C. Petty students love to have fun during and after school! With the help of adult sponsors, we currently are able to provide Diversity...

Toys for Township Tots

The Lake Villa Township Food Pantry will be hosting our annual Toys for Township Tots program. We are collecting new, unwrapped toys for children...

Welcome CASINO ROYALE 2023

Lake Villa Township Senior Lunch Saturday, January 7, 2023 at 12:00 NoonLake Villa Township West Campus Community Center37850 N. Rt. 59, Lake Villa, IL Please join...

Live, Learn and Lead

So much has happened since we celebrated the first day of school with an assembly at Polley Field that resulted in the junior class...

Student Council Gives Back

Student Council: LCHS At the beginning of the year, the LCHS Student Council embraced one initiative: Give back.  Senior Class President Samantha Skula and Student Council...

McKay Center Hosts 1st Annual D117 Math Fair

Math Fair: CHSD117 Historically the schools in District 117 have worked with math teachers, student leaders, administrators, and feeder schools, to engage future District 117...

CHSD117 Grateful for Distinguished School Board

Board of Education: CHSD117 November 15 marked the official statewide observance of School Board Members Day in Illinois. Each year, this season provides an opportunity...

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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...