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...

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...

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...

Letter from Principal Dave Newberry

I am often asked, “What is it like to work in an empty school building during the...

Keep on Learning

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

Eagle Theatre Performs at IHSTF

Eagle Theatre was selected to perform their fall play, Failure: A Love Story, at the 45th annual Illinois High School Theatre Festival...

It Takes a Team

As a result of the COVID-19 shut down in March, many of our Driver’s Ed students were unable to complete their behind...

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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...