Lakes Celebrates Writer’s Week

WRITER’S WEEK: LCHS Before spring break, the Lakes English department hosted its annual Writers’ Week. Writers, storytellers, journalists and...

Here to Help

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

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...

Eagle Athletics: Involvement = Academic Success

Over the past few years, Lakes has been analyzing the academic impact that athletic participation has on our students. For the third...

Students Leave Their Mark

In the past year, it has sometimes been difficult to continue long held traditions due to school closures and social distancing. We...

Art Students Travel to Greece

The Lakes Visual Arts Department organized a trip to see the sights and explore Greece.  Students spent their time with Mrs. Adams...

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,...

D117 Celebrates Outstanding Seniors for Class of 2022

OUTSTANDING SENIORS: CHSD117 Each year the faculty is asked to reflect on those seniors who have maintained a strong...

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...

Never Stop Exploring

Classroom highlights: LCHS The annual LCHS Adventure Education field trip brought 142 students to Lake Geneva Ziplines &...

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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...