Strategic Plan Rewrite Will Include Students, Families, Staff & Community Stakeholders

Spring is a time of renewal in the beautiful forest preserves and lakefronts we are blessed with in our communities. In our schools, it...

Sequoits Are Heating Up

T his is the time of year when things really start to heat up. Winter activities and athletics are closing out successful seasons, spring sports...

Nesting With the Skills to Soar

It is amazing to think that we have already completed semester one and are moving quickly through the school year. I hope you enjoy...

2nd Annual D117 Winter Concert Celebrates Holidays and Student Talents

CHSD117: Winter Concert On December 14th and 16th, the combined Fine Arts departments from Antioch and Lakes held our winter music and art showcases in...

D117 Celebrates Class of 2023 Illinois State Scholars

CHSD117: Illinois State Scholars The Illinois Student Assistance Commission annually recognizes the best and brightest in the state of Illinois. To obtain formal recognition from...

Sequoit Theatre Department Celebrated for Successes at Illinois State Theatre Festival

ACHS: State Theatre Festival On January 14, Antioch’s production of “Puffs, or Seven Increasingly Eventful Years at a Certain School of Magic and Magic,”...

IHSA Academic All State Nominees

CHSD117: Academic All State Nominees Each year all IHSA member schools have the opportunity to nominate 1 male and 1 female to be considered for...

Eagle Theatre at Illinois State Theatre Festival

LCHS: Theatre Eagle Theatre had a grand time bringing their fall play, William Shakespeare’s As You Like It, down to the Illinois HS Theatre...

Alumni Return Home to Impact Student Culture

CHSD117: Educator Spotlight Educator Spotlight: Madellyn Soberano We are pleased to shine the spotlight on one of the many outstanding educators, a graduate of ACHS who...

Dance/Cheer Host Best Invitational in the State

CHSD117: Dance & Cheer Programs On January 7th, 2023, D117 hosted the inaugural All of the Lights Competitive Cheerleading and Competitive Dance Invitational at 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...