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  • Even our hallways are a Class Act!

    Even our hallways are a Class Act!

  • Highland welcomes back Ms. Croner!

    Highland welcomes back Ms. Croner!

  • 6th Graders intently playing a science game

    6th Graders intently playing a science game

  • 8th graders learn how to use a digital SLR

    8th graders learn how to use a digital SLR

  • Team building in 7th grade

    Team building in 7th grade

  • Fun at lunch time

    Fun at lunch time

  • Our social workers hard at work

    Our social workers hard at work

  • A quick trip at their lockers

    A quick trip at their lockers

  • Girls Volleyball has begun!

    Girls Volleyball has begun!

    Both teams won their first game!

  • 7th Graders filming using the green screen

    7th Graders filming using the green screen

  • Mrs. Smith hard at work

    Mrs. Smith hard at work

  • Now that is teamwork!

    Now that is teamwork!

    Look at how they utilized their string!!

  • Mrs. Smith helping one of her students!

    Mrs. Smith helping one of her students!

  • Indoor study hall at recess

    Indoor study hall at recess

  • Buried into her literature book!

    Buried into her literature book!

  • Learning how to use a DSLR

    Learning how to use a DSLR

    8th grade students practice the power of aperture.

  • Friday ritual of dancing in the hallway

    Friday ritual of dancing in the hallway

  • 6th Graders make aluminum foil boats

    6th Graders make aluminum foil boats

  • Highland Cross Country team competing

    Highland Cross Country team competing

  • 6th Grade Book Club with Dr. Wyatt

    6th Grade Book Club with Dr. Wyatt

  • Students enjoy the new courtyard!

    Students enjoy the new courtyard!

  • Students participated in a mock election

    Students participated in a mock election

  • French Club

    French Club

    French Club prepares to celebrate National French Week.

  • Jazz 2 Band

    Jazz 2 Band

    Mrs. Bollinger directs the Jazz 2 Band.

  • Highland Collects Halloween Candy

    Highland Collects Halloween Candy

    We collected 250 pounds of candy which was donated to Operation North Pole.

  • 8th Grade Book Club

    8th Grade Book Club

    These students intensely discussed the book Sold by Patricia McCormick

  • Magic the Gathering

    Magic the Gathering

    Mr. Crown shares his love of magic with the students.

  • Maker Monday

    Maker Monday

    Students come every Monday and open their imagination. They create the unthinkable!

  • Mix It Up Day

    Mix It Up Day

    Students participated in Mix It Up Day. They sat with new friends at lunch!

  • Students visit Art Club to make masterpieces.

    Students visit Art Club to make masterpieces.

  • Thespians put on a Murder Mystery show

    Thespians put on a Murder Mystery show

  • Classy Breakfast

    Classy Breakfast

    Highland recognized Trimester 1 students who displayed classy behavior.

  • French Cake Contest

    French Cake Contest

  • Coach Mitchell leads his team to a victory!

    Coach Mitchell leads his team to a victory!

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Live Stream of 8th grade Graduation Ceremony
Mortarboard This year's 8th grade graduation ceremony will be streamed live.  To view the 8th grade graduation ceremony, held at Libertyville High School on 5/31/17 @ 7:30 pm, click HERE
 
Updated 5-23-2017 7:56 AM
Announcements 5-26-2017
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Message from the nurse; all medication must be picked up by Friday, June 2nd.  Any medication that has not been picked up will be discarded.  NO medication is kept for the following school year.  New medication authorization forms along with  medication bottles must be brought in at the beginning of the new school year.  Any questions, you may contact Mrs. Patterson at 847-362-9020, ext. 4105.

6th grade Student Council members are invited to eat lunch in Mrs. Lutz’s room today.  Bring your lunch and we will provide dessert to celebrate out year!

Did you recently lose something here at Highland, maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt?  Be sure to check the Lost & Found!  It is located outside of the cafeteria.

Updated 5-25-2017 3:22 PM
Announcements 5-25-2017
Medical

Message from the nurse; all medication must be picked up by Friday, June 2nd.  Any medication that has not been picked up will be discarded.  NO medication is kept for the following school year.  New medication authorization forms along with  medication bottles must be brought in at the beginning of the new school year.  Any questions,  you may contact Mrs. Patterson at 847-362-9020, ext. 4105.

6th grade Student Council members are invited to eat lunch in Mrs. Lutz’s room tomorrow.  Bring your lunch and we will provide dessert to celebrate out year!

Did you recently lose something here at Highland, maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt?  Be sure to check the Lost & Found!  It is located outside of the cafeteria.

Updated 5-25-2017 8:57 AM
Announcements 5-24-2017
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6th grade Student Council members are invited to eat lunch in Mrs. Lutz’s room this Friday.  Bring your lunch and we will provide dessert to celebrate out year!

Did you recently lose something here at Highland, maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt?  Be sure to check the Lost & Found!  It is located outside of the cafeteria.

Updated 5-24-2017 9:09 AM
Announcements 5-23-2017
Cake 6th grade Student Council members are invited to eat lunch in Mrs. Lutz’s room this Friday.  Bring your lunch and we will provide dessert to celebrate out year!

The last yearbook meeting is this afternoon.  The meeting will last until 5:00pm and pizza will be provided.

Did you recently lose something here at Highland?  Maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt?  Be sure to check the Lost & Found!  It is located outside of the cafeteria.

Recess will be indoors today.
Updated 5-23-2017 10:03 AM
Announcements 5-22-2017
Desk - Student The last yearbook meeting will be after school tomorrow.  The meeting will last until 5:00 pm and pizza will be provided.

Attention all Highland Choir members; the end of the year Choir party is today after school 3:45 to 5:00.

We are proud of our three students for qualifying and participating in this year's IESA State Track/Field competition.
Updated 5-22-2017 8:11 PM
Announcements 5-19-2017

Happy Friday, Highland!  It is time to recognize our Classy Students of the Week!  When you hear your name, please report to Mr. Cholipski's office for your prize and to get your picture taken.   Thank you to ALL Highland students for being a Class Act!  Have a wonderful weekend!

The last yearbook meeting will be next Tuesday, May 23rd.  The meeting will last until 5:00pm.  Pizza will be provided.

Attention all Highland Choir members; the end of the year Choir party will be Monday after school form 3:45 to 5:00.  Please check the announcements page of the choir website for details on what to bring.

Attention 6th graders;  the 6th grade dance is after school today 3:45 to 4:45.  At the end of school this afternoon please leave all of your belongings in your locker.  You will be able to get them after the dance.  Exit out of the 6th grade doors and wait outside for a teacher to line you up to enter the dance.  We look forward to seeing you after school.

Recess will be indoors today.

Updated 5-19-2017 9:22 AM
The D70 Views Newsletter for Spring 2017
Newspaper The D70 Views community-wide newsletter is available.

 
Updated 4-4-2017 12:18 PM
2017-18 Kindergarten Registration Is Now Open
Blackboard Registration for students attending kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year is LIVE on this website.

To access the link, click on the “NewStudents 2017-2018” button from the Home Menu on the left side of this page.

This page hosts the information parents need to complete the registration process and includes a Frequently Asked Questions section. 
Updated 1-25-2017 3:33 PM
Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year
Calendar

The calendar for the 2017-18 school year. 

Updated 12-2-2016 4:12 PM
Strategic Plan 2016-21
District 70 Voices heard! From parents to community to staff focus groups, information has been gathered to support the two-day strategic planning process. A compilation of information gathered has been well integrated into a solid and formidable five-year plan. Approved by the Board of Education in June and introduced to teachers on their opening Institute Day, the energy and promise of District 70's future is at an all-time high. The new Strategic Plan 2016-21 is now posted on the D70 website under DASHBOARD.
Updated 11-10-2016 10:08 PM
2016-17 School Year Calendar
Calendar Here is the calendar of all the parent-teacher conferences, early releases, and school holidays for the 2016-17 school year.
This calendar is posted year-round on the D70 website in the Superintendent's Department, under Resources, along with on every calendar posted in D70 websites.
Updated 7-12-2016 8:01 AM