District 117 will be a preeminent educational environment in Lake County, realizing excellence through an unwavering commitment to its core values and meeting the needs of our stakeholders.
Core Values — These belief statements are expressions of the District’s morals and ethical code, and our filters for all decision making:
1) We value commitment to creating a positive and safe school environment for all students and faculty that is inviting, promotes creativity, embraces diversity, and acknowledges success.
2) We value a guaranteed and viable curriculum that is challenging and relevant, effectively taught by the faculty. We believe all students are capable of learning this curriculum, and that we are responsible for accurately measuring their academic growth.
3) We value the whole student by promoting their social and emotional development and we encourage them to participate in our extensive extra-curricular programs.
Community High School District 117, being a community
of learners with a vision of excellence, is committed to providing an
educational experience that encourages all learners to develop to their
fullest potential, to engage in lifelong learning, and to be responsible
members of society.