Fox Lake Grade School District 114 News

By MICHELE LEIVAS - editorial@lakecountyjournal.com Oct. 5, 2017 FOX LAKE – It’s just after 9 a.m. Sept. 29, but the Fox Lake Community Garden already is buzzing...

By Gilbert R. Boucher II gboucher@dailyherald.com Students laughed and watched in astonishment Monday as Stanton Middle School Principal Jeff Sefcik sang "Let It Go&quo...

A Message from the Superintendent: Welcome to District 114! The D114 Board of Education, administrative team, and staff are excited to embark upon the 2017-2018 school year! ...

When most middle school kids were enjoying a typical Saturday morning by sleeping in, Mr. Sefcik, Stanton School's Principal, and nine STEM class students hit the road early...

Although the skies were overcast in Fox Lake on September 23, nothing could put a damper on Stanton School’s 2nd Annual Day of Service.  Mr. Sefcik, Stanton’s P...

Girls on the Run

September 27, 2016

Girls in 3rd and 4th grade at Lotus School are enjoying their first year of Girls on the Run!  Girls on the Run’s mission is to inspire girls to be joyful, healthy an...

Although National Law Enforcement Appreciation Day isn’t until January, the staff and students of Lotus School were excited to start the new school year by showing support...

Stanton’s STEM Class

September 9, 2016

Carl Sagan once said, “We can do science, and with it we can improve our lives.” That is exactly why Jeff Sefcik, Principal at Stanton School, knew it was essenti...

If we build it, they will read.  That was Jeff Sefcik’s vision when he began looking at the possibility of Little Free Libraries coming to neighborhoods within the Fo...

By Jill Becmer Google Expeditions is an exciting product that allows teachers to take their classes on virtual field trips. According to Mr. Sefcik, Stanton's Principal, ...

This past winter, the 4th grade students at Lotus School were blessed with a rare and wonderful opportunity to work with a percussion artist during their Music class.  When...

By ANGELA SYKORA - editorial@lakecountyjournal.com FOX LAKE – Two days before speaking to fifth and sixth-graders from Stanton Middle School in Fox Lake, Jesse Walters ...

When local author, Madonna Maze (aka Lady Creator), finished her book Polite Delight, two copies of the book were donated to Ms. Mondie’s classroom by her room volunteers ...

It was with warm hearts and cold toes that ten brave staff members from Stanton School were freezing for a reason on Saturday, February 28 at Fox Lake’s 2016 Polar Bear Pl...

Remember the old days of rotary phones and records?  Our second grade students don’t!              We r...

By Gilbert R. Boucher II Heroes aren't only found on movie and television screens, or even just in the pages of his books, author Tim Shoemaker told students Tuesday at S...

By Lee Filas, Daily Herald Stanton Middle School students spent Friday giving back to a Fox Lake community truly in need of support. Stanton's Day of Service was a pro...

On September 15, 2015, the Fox Lake Grade School District 114 Board of Education successfully refinanced $4,215,000 of its Series 2001 Bonds. This represents the remaining balan...