Exemplary Student Research Program (ESRP) Inspires Next Generation of Researchers

The ESRP, now in its ninth year, welcomed 137 students and 23 teachers from 17 diverse Chicagoland high schools for the 2019–2020...

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...

Unique Situations = Engaging Students

The District 117 Athletic Department develop procedures to begin to engage returning student athletes in summer camp opportunities starting in July. Students...

Lakes Coaches Stay Connected

Following the cancellation of spring sports our student athletes were left with more questions than answers. This difficult situation provided the Lakes...

Keep on Learning

Education is difficult work even before being forced into remote learning. Our biggest challenge is how do...

Congrats to the 2020 Graduating Class

Logan James Abanero Amir Abdelhadi Amber Mikayla Aderholt Madison Elizabeth Allen

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...

Here to Help

As the needs of our students increase each year, so do our responses. As technology has evolved...

Illinois State Scholars Recognized at Lakes

The Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC) is pleased to recognize these Illinois high school students who have been named 2020-21 State Scholars...

Jazz Choir Performs at State Conference

The Lakes Community High School Jazz Choir was selected to perform for the Illinois Music Educators Association (ILMEA) State Conference on January...

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Strength in Numbers

Joy McCarthy Finance Director and Assistant AdministratorVillage of Antioch2004 to present A key role of government,...

Moments & Movements

To say that 2020 has proved to be the unexpected, would be an understatement. Still far from over, the year has been...

Flexibility, Resiliency & Resolve

We hope this issue of our community Connections magazine finds you and your loved ones healthy, well, and safe. Along with everyone...