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Schools Adler Butterfield Copeland District Office Highland Rockland Summer All Schools District 70 K-5 Schools
Event Categories Athletics - Highland Board Meeting District Wide Event Family Association Event Music & Fine Arts Non/Partial Attendance Day School Event Student Activities
Date Title School Category
10-2-2017 Wear A Blue Shirt All Schools District Wide Event
All schools
Students, teachers, and staff are asked to wear blue shirts on Monday, Oct. 2, in honor of Blue Shirt Monday - in support of World Day Bullying Prevention. 
10-3-2017 Recess Club - Tuesday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-3-2017 Blood Drive for Ruthie! Rockland School Event
2:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Roll Up Your Sleeve For Ruthie!
Please sign up at Lifesource.org (event code 350G) for a time to donate blood. Walk-ins will be accepted, too!

10-3-2017 Games Galore - Tues. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-4-2017 RFA Food Day Rockland School Event
Today is an RFA Food Day.  This is a pre-ordered lunch organized by the Family Association. Please remember to send your child with a snack.

Today's vendor is Jersey Mike's.
10-5-2017 Recess Club - Thursday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-5-2017 Games Galore - Thur. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-5-2017 Inter. Band rehearsal Rockland Student Activities
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM

Intermediate band members will practice with Ms. Kittleson after school in the music room.  Band members will exit through the front/office doors only at 3:30 PM.

10-5-2017 Intermediate Orchestra All Schools Music & Fine Arts
Highland in room 157
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM After school practice for all fifth grade intermediate orchestra students. Students will be released in front of the building on Rockland Road. Parents -please- pick up children at 4 p.m. by parking along the north side of Rockland Road, facing west (facing away from Milwaukee Ave, at the curb closest to the school.).
10-6-2017 CC Pillar Friday All Schools District Wide Event
Character Counts Pillar Friday. The color for Fairness is orange. 
10-6-2017 Mid-term All Schools District Wide Event
Today is the last day of marking period 1.
10-6-2017 RFA Mother/Son Dance Rockland Family Association Event
Rockland Gym
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Rockland Gym. 
10-7-2017 LHS Homecoming Parade All Schools Music & Fine Arts
The HMS Band will march in the LHS 2017 Homecoming parade.
10-10-2017 Volleyball-Boys Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM

4th and 5th grade BOYS meet Tuesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.

10-10-2017 RO Picture Retake Day Rockland School Event
Learning Center
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM RO school re-take pictures.
10-10-2017 Recess Club - Tuesday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-10-2017 Games Galore - Tues. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-11-2017 RFA Food Day Rockland School Event
Today is an RFA Food Day.  This is a pre-ordered lunch organized by the Family Association. Please remember to send your child with a snack.

Today's vendor is Culver's.
10-11-2017 Midterms Issued, K-5 K-5 Schools District Wide Event
Midterms are issued for students in K-5.
10-11-2017 Volleyball-Girls Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM 4th and 5th grade GIRLS meet Wednesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.
10-12-2017 Recess Club - Thursday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-12-2017 Games Galore - Thur. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-12-2017 Inter. Band rehearsal Rockland Student Activities
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM Intermediate band members will practice with Ms. Kittleson after school in the music room.  Band members will exit through the front/office doors only at 3:30 PM.
10-12-2017 Intermediate Orchestra All Schools Music & Fine Arts
Highland in room 157
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM After school practice for all fifth grade intermediate orchestra students. Students will be released in front of the building on Rockland Road. Parents -please- pick up children at 4 p.m. by parking along the north side of Rockland Road, facing west (facing away from Milwaukee Ave, at the curb closest to the school.).
10-13-2017 RO Kdg field trip Rockland School Event
Apple Holler

More information will come home in backpack mail

10-13-2017 Rocktoberfest 2017 All Schools Family Association Event
Austin's Fuel Room
7:00 PM - 11:50 PM The Family Associations of District 70 (FAD70) invite you to this year's only districtwide fundraiser, Rocktoberfest 2017.

Tickets for the event cost $20 and can be purchased in advance at rocktoberfundraiser.brownpapertickets.com. Please mark the tickets proceeds to benefit Family Associations of School District 70.  
 
 
10-14-2017 D70 i3 Conference All Schools District Wide Event
Highland Middle School
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM For more information, check out the website at www.d70i3conference.com
10-16-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk All Schools District Wide Event
All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-17-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk All Schools District Wide Event
All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-17-2017 Volleyball-Boys Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM 4th and 5th grade BOYS meet Tuesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.
10-17-2017 Recess Club - Tuesday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-17-2017 Book Fair Rockland Family Association Event
2:45 PM - 4:30 PM Rockland Book Fair
10-17-2017 Games Galore - Tues. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-18-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk All Schools District Wide Event
All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-18-2017 RFA Food Day Rockland School Event
Today is an RFA Food Day.  This is a pre-ordered lunch organized by the Family Association. Please remember to send your child with a snack.

Today's vendor is Dos Amigos.
10-18-2017 Volleyball-Girls Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM 4th and 5th grade GIRLS meet Wednesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.
10-18-2017 HMS Early Release Only All Schools Non/Partial Attendance Day
Highland Middle School
8:50 AM - 1:45 PM This is an early release day for Highland ONLY at 1:45 pm.
The elementary schools follow the normal school day hours.
10-18-2017 New Sub Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
ERC - Board room
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Orientation for new substitutes.
10-18-2017 Book Fair Rockland Family Association Event
2:45 PM - 8:30 PM Rockland Book Fair
10-18-2017 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. All Schools District Wide Event
Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
10-18-2017 K-5 Parent/Teacher Conf. All Schools District Wide Event
5:15 PM - 8:15 PM Parent/Teacher conferences to be held at the elementary schools.
10-19-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk All Schools District Wide Event
All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-19-2017 Recess Club - Thursday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-19-2017 Business Partners All Schools District Wide Event
ERC Board Room
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM This meeting is for the purpose of our District 70 business partners, Partners for Excellence in Education, to choose the mini-grants recipients for the 2017-18 school year as they meet in the ERC.
10-19-2017 Games Galore - Thur. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
1:15 PM - 2:15 PM SPECIAL TIME DUE TO EARLY DISMISSAL!  Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 2:15 PM.
10-19-2017 Early Release All Schools Non/Partial Attendance Day
All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m.
Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m. Parent-teacher conferences.
10-19-2017 Book Fair Rockland Family Association Event
1:15 PM - 8:30 PM Rockland Book Fair
10-19-2017 K-5 Parent/Teacher Conf. All Schools District Wide Event
3:15 PM - 8:15 PM Parent/Teacher conferences to be held at the elementary schools.
10-19-2017 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. All Schools District Wide Event
Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
10-20-2017 No School All Schools Non/Partial Attendance Day
No School
10-23-2017 Board Meeting All Schools Board Meeting
ERC
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM The Committee of the Whole meeting usually begins at 6:30 p.m., but please check the agenda posted for this meeting to catch any changes.
The Board of Education meeting follows at 7:30 p.m.
10-24-2017 Volleyball-Boys Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM 4th and 5th grade BOYS meet Tuesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.
10-24-2017 Recess Club - Tuesday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-24-2017 Games Galore - Tues. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-25-2017 RFA Food Day Rockland School Event
Today is an RFA Food Day.  This is a pre-ordered lunch organized by the Family Association. Please remember to send your child with a snack.

Today's vendor is Pizza Italia
10-25-2017 2nd Grade Field Trip Rockland School Event
Lincoln Park Zoo

More information will come home via backpack mail.

10-25-2017 Volleyball-Girls Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM 4th and 5th grade GIRLS meet Wednesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.
10-26-2017 Recess Club - Thursday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
10-26-2017 Inter. Band rehearsal Rockland Student Activities
2:45 PM - 3:30 PM Intermediate band members will practice with Ms. Kittleson after school in the music room.  Band members will exit through the front/office doors only at 3:30 PM.
10-26-2017 Games Galore - Thur. Club Rockland Student Activities
Mrs. Hyde's classroom #203
2:45 PM - 3:45 PM Students who are signed up for Games Galore will meet on either Tuesday OR Thursday after school, depending on which day they are signed up for.  Students will exit through the front/office doors at 3:45 PM.
10-26-2017 Intermediate Orchestra All Schools Music & Fine Arts
Highland in room 157
3:00 PM - 4:00 PM After school practice for all fifth grade intermediate orchestra students. Students will be released in front of the building on Rockland Road. Parents -please- pick up children at 4 p.m. by parking along the north side of Rockland Road, facing west (facing away from Milwaukee Ave, at the curb closest to the school.).
10-31-2017 Halloween Events Rockland School Event
Schedule for October 31st:   11:25-12:05: Regular lunch-time for Rockland students.   12:05-1:00: Students put on costumes and prepare for parade/party (costumes should be able to go over the clothes that students wear to school; no weapons, scary masks, or other violent costumes).   1:00: Halloween Parade for Kg-5th grades   1:30 until Dismissal: Halloween Parties
10-31-2017 Volleyball-Boys Rockland Student Activities
Rockland Gym
7:05 AM - 8:05 AM 4th and 5th grade BOYS meet Tuesday mornings in the gym for intramural volleyball.
10-31-2017 Recess Club - Tuesday Rockland Student Activities
Learning Center
11:25 AM - 12:05 PM Students who have signed up for Recess Club will spend their recess time in the Learning Center playing games and much more. Club meets on Tuesday OR Thursday, depending on which day you have been signed up for.
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