Expanding the school day!

As times change, we experience incremental changes in education. One of these changes can be the duration...

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...

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...

Students Travel to Germany

The Lakes Athletic Department strives to educate student-athletes about the importance of giving back to the community. Throughout the 2018-2019 school year,...

Community Service

The Lakes Athletic Department strives to educate student-athletes about the importance of giving back to the community. Throughout the 2018-2019 school year,...

Relief Through Leadership

In June, a group of teachers from Lakes joined members of CHSD117 and other Chicagoland school districts to work with teachers from...

AP Yard Signs

Administrators and teachers took to the road in August to deliver a variety of Advanced Placement yard signs. Continuing the tradition of...

Tech Students Busy in the Summer

This summer, Mr. Marcus Staples recruited exceptional students from Lakes to fill the job of “Summer Tech...

Letter from Principal Dave Newberry

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

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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...