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Community High School District 117

Those Who Excel

Each year, the Illinois State Board of Education sponsors the Those Who Excel program to honor individuals who have made a significant...

Highlighting Three Eagles Pursuing Activities Outside of School

Axel Ellis Axel, a senior at LCHS, began taking guitar lessons at the...

Shared Experiences

The last school year has been consumed with the pandemic and the changes the pandemic brought upon all of us. The shifts...

The Importance of Belonging

Throughout the history of mankind, people have the need to belong in the community in which they live. The importance of belonging...

LCHS Summer Freshman Academy

Lakes Community High School welcomed 65 students to our Summer Freshman Academy (SFA) from July 13-31, 2020. Since 2008, SFA has been...

Outstanding 2020 Seniors

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 Outstanding Senior students, Emily Higgins and Charles Smith who will lead their class for the graduation ceremony on...

Accomplished Students

Top One Percent Congratulations to Elijah Ruano for receiving the NASDA Academic All-American...

Adaptable, Flexible & Willing

What a change we have experienced in the world of education. Never before have we closed schools....

Letter from Principal Eric Hamilton

As the countdown began to the beginning of another school year, I felt myself drawn to take...

LCHS During the Pandemic

When a storm is coming, all other birds seek shelter. The eagle alone avoids the storm by flying above it. So in...

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Thank You Dr. McKay

The end of the 2021–2022 school year is upon us, marking the final year of Dr. Jim McKay’s service to the students,...

ACHS Social Studies Department Celebrates Civic Engagement

SOCIAL STUDIES: ACHS The Carson Award recognizes academic excellence and humanitarian efforts of students...

Welcome, Dr. Feucht!

Beginning July 1, Dr. Jeff Feucht will become the next superintendent of Community High School District 117. An established...