Wizards in Training

“We are only as strong as we are united, as weak as we are divided.” Albus Dumbledore The staff at Grass Lake School had...

Student Choir Performs at Chicago Wolves Game

On Sunday, November 19th, the Grass Lake School choir along with other local choirs have been invited to perform a patriotic song at the...

Daily Planner Cover Contest

At the beginning of every year, Grass Lake School students get a daily planner so they can keep track of their busy school lives....

State Champ Track and Field

Congratulations to Logan L. who double medaled at the IESA Class 1A/2A State Track & Field Meet of 2023. Despite having a shortened track...

Eighth Grade Trip to Great America

On Wednesday, May 24, our amazing and talented eighth graders celebrated a year of accomplishment and success at Great America!  Wishing them all the...

New Year, New Principal

With the new school year slated to begin on August 23, 2023, for students at Grass Lake, there are some big changes, but also...

Summer Work at GLS

Remember back to your first summer job. Perhaps you were a lifeguard at a neighborhood pool or served ice cream at the local ice...

Students Visited by Therapy Dogs

How do therapy dogs help to make a healthy community? The PreK class with Mrs. Hertzke at Grass Lake School can tell you! They...

Students Make Winter Fine Arts Night a Success

The GLS Winter Fine Arts Night was a huge success! The magical evening themed “A Nutcracker Wonderland” was filled with a variety of musical...

Students Present ‘The Addams Family’ the Musical

In March, Grass Lake School presented, “The Addams Family” the Musical, Young@Part. We had a cast of 19 students in grades 4-7, and 11...

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The Paths of Our Graduates After District 117

In previous editions of Connections I have shared how proud we are of our new D117 Portrait of a Graduate that provides six competencies...

Math Fair Sums a Total Success

Math Fair: CHSD117 The 2023 District 117 Math Fair was a sum of many efforts by both Sequoits and Eagles. District 117 students had to...

ACHS Students Participate in a Cultural Exchange

STUDENT EXCHANGE: ACHS Students in German language classes at Antioch Community High School participated in a cultural exchange with eighteen students and two teachers from...