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Lake Zurich High School jazz band members and chaperones haul tools on their way to repair homes damaged by Hurricane Katrina. (Photo submitted by  Dan Repplinger)

Band students help fix up New Orleans homes, but still fit in jam session, jambalaya

Lake Zurich student jazz musicians started their summer in New Orleans dry-walling houses and building trenches for gardens seven years after Hurricane Katrina decimated much … Read more ›

Former Grayslake classmates, Deborah Nelson and Richard Anderson, at the June 1 meeting of the Illinois Community College Trustees Association, where Nelson received the ICCTA Distinguished Alumnus Award. Anderson is chairman of the College of Lake County board of trustees.
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CLC Alum Deborah Nelson wins statewide distinguished alumnus award

Deborah Nelson, formerly of Grayslake, became the first College of Lake County alumnus to earn the Distinguished Alumnus Award from the Illinois Community College Trustees … Read more ›

Savannah Haeger accepts a $1,000 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship
From the community

Lake Zurich High School Student wins $1,000 Comcast Leaders and Achievers Scholarship

Savannah Haeger of Lake Zurich High Shool is among 170 Illinois students who have been named the Comcast Foundation’s 2012 Leaders and Achievers. As such, … Read more ›

Lake Zurich teachers, District 95 approve 3-year contract, 2% annual raises

Lake Zurich teachers will receive an annual 2 percent pay raise as part of a three-year contract that was approved this week, according to officials. … Read more ›

From the community

CLC offers orientation sessions for parents of new students

For parents of college students, attending a parent orientation session is a normal part of the “sending them off to college” experience — a time … Read more ›

Carmel Catholic High School Freshman, Nicole Dowd gets a first look at the new tablet that she will use in all of her classes next year with her mathematics teacher, John Titterton.  100% of all Carmel students will receive a tablet next year and all classes will incorporate this technology.
From the community

Carmel Catholic High School Launches School-Wide 1:1 Student Computing Program-Every Carmel Student Receives Tablet

Carmel Catholic High School Launches 1: 1 Student Computing Program— Carmel Poised To Be Leading Digital High School In Lake County Mundelein, IL— 4/23/2012—Carmel Catholic … Read more ›

The first national "Bike to School Day" is Wednesday, May 9.
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First Ever Bike to School Day May 9

Wednesday, May 9 will mark the first ever “Bike to School Day.” The national event is being coordinated by the National Center for Safe Routes … Read more ›

UPDATE: Rumors spur concerns over safety at Lake Zurich schools; authorities say no threat has been made

Authorities last week blamed social media for spreading what they are calling false rumors that Lake Zurich schools are unsafe. Even so, many parents kept … Read more ›

Project Grad is a new CLC rogram that guides students through an Associate in Arts in two years.
From the community

CLC launches ‘Project Grad,’ a new way to complete an A.A. in two years

In fall 2012, the College of Lake County is launching a new program called Project Grad, which actively guides students through the process of earning … Read more ›

From the community

CLC’s garbage output drops to three-year low

During the RecycleMania campaign that ran from Feb. 5 until March 31, 2012 at the College of Lake County, the weekly garbage output at the … Read more ›