Upon the subject of education, not presuming to dictate any plan or system respecting it, I can only say that I view it as the most important subject which we as a people may be engaged.

- Abraham Lincoln

Building Citizenship, Scholarship, and Character

The Social Studies Department challenges students to be open-minded global citizens, equipped to be critical consumers and producers of information, so that they may break down barriers and positively influence an ever-changing world.

Jason R. Janczak
Social Studies Department Chair
847-986-3300 x5585

Social Studies Links

  • Social Studies Course Guide
  •  Honors World History online book access
  •  US History online book access

Enduring Understandings and Essential Questions


Connect with Grayslake Central

Grayslake Central
400 North Lake Street
Grayslake, IL 60030

(847) 986-3300

Upcoming Events

Track Parent Meeting

Jan 23, 2020 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Late Start Schedule

Jan 29, 2020 8:50 AM - 2:50 PM

SAT Prep Begins - M/W

Feb 3, 2020 3:00 PM - 5:00 PM