Overcast
51°FOvercastFull Forecast

Community High School to represent Illinois at national LifeSmarts competition

Published: Saturday, April 5, 2014 10:00 a.m. CDT

WEST CHICAGO – Community High School students Logan Bruce (from left), Jacob Urban, Garrett Hosticka and Sonya Olson win the Illinois State LifeSmarts Championships on March 4.

Established in 1994, LifeSmarts is a competitive educational opportunity that prepares students to enter the real world as smart adult consumers and focuses on personal finance, consumer rights and responsibilities, technology, the environment, and health and safety.

Teams from across the country compete online throughout the school year.

Community High School's team will represent Illinois in late April at the national level in Orlando.

The team is coached by Nancy Blume (far right).

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Suburban Life Media.

Watch Now

Player embeded on all SLM instances for analytics purposes.

Emilio Perez dedication ceremony in Villa Park

More videos »
 

Reader Poll

How concerned are you about ebola in the United States?
Not concerned at all
Concerned, but believe it's overblown
Concerned, it's not getting enough attention
Very concerned