Grab Your Towels!

Grab your beach towels and sunscreen because The Antioch Aqua Center will be open this summer! Opening day is scheduled for Saturday, May 29th,...

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 is vital...

Highlighting Three Eagles Pursuing Activities Outside of School

Axel Ellis Axel, a senior at LCHS, began taking guitar lessons at the age of five. He has been in multiple jazz bands, was a...

Introducing Principal Brian Barsotti

Emmons has a new Principal! Brian Barsotti has joined the Emmons community and looks forward to serving the students, staff, and families. Learn more...

Open Arms Mission

Key people in the organization: 3 part-time staff, Board of Directors, 64 core weekly volunteers and 15 churches/organization volunteer groups. Years in service: In our...

The One with an Eighth Grade Dance

On July 14, our eighth graders were able to celebrate with an outdoor, tropical themed dance hosted off school grounds at a parent’s house....

Emmons Celebrates 175 years

This year Emmons School is celebrating its 175th anniversary! It was established in 1844 as a subscription school. The first Emmons School was located...

Using Our Dollars To Be Responsible & Ready for the Future!

District 114 is proud to celebrate the successes of our students, staff, families, and community as we continue to partner together to make sure...

Moments & Movements

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

Movie in the Park

The Lake Villa Township hosted its first free Movie in the Park this fall. Over 30 carloads of residents enjoyed The Addams Family from...

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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...