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2017-18 Kindergarten Registration Begins Jan. 24
Blackboard

Registration for students attending kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year will be LIVE on Jan. 24 on this website.

To access the link, click on the “New Students 2017-2018” button from the Home Menu on the left side of this page, then click on "Kindergarten and New Student Registration." This page hosts the information parents need to complete the registration process and includes a Frequently Asked Questions section. 

Updated 1-17-2017 9:08 AM
Take the Parent Survey Now - Deadline is Jan. 30
The Illinois 5Essential Parent survey is now open. Please read this letter from Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher to understand the importance of completing the survey and making your voice heard by the deadline of Jan. 30, 2017.

We need at least 20 percent parent participation for the survey results to be published. As of 1/12/17, we are not there! Take a moment and take the survey.   

To take the survey
 
Updated 1-12-2017 1:10 PM
Crossing Guards Needed
Crossing Guard

The Libertyville Police Department is looking for Crossing Guards for Libertyville District 70 schools.

Updated 12-8-2016 9:44 AM
School Closings, Emergency Notifications
Snowflake 1 District 70 takes closing schools seriously. When the decision is made to close schools due to inclement weather, District 70 uses an emergency notification system to deliver phone calls and emails about school closings or safety emergencies.

 There also now is an option to opt-in to receive the information via text by texting 67587 with either Y or YES as the message you send. 

 This text (SMS) service only will be used in the event of school closings or a school emergency. For more information about school closings, please read the FAQ.
Updated 12-15-2016 12:25 PM
Holiday-Grams

The Student Council is selling Holiday-Grams. Students may purchase one for $.50 and write a personal message to someone at Butterfield School during their lunch period on the following days:
Tuesday, December 13
Thursday, December 15
Friday, December 16
Monday, December 19
On Thursday, December 22, Student Council officers will deliver the messages with candy canes to the recipients.

Updated 12-7-2016 1:11 PM
Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year
Calendar

The calendar for the 2017-18 school year. 

Updated 12-2-2016 4:12 PM
D70 Field-Testing in Science & Language Arts
District 70 During the first few months of school, District 70 teachers & students will field test science and language arts materials. Field tests provide opportunities to enhance teaching and learning aligned with the New Illinois Science and Language Arts Standards as teachers and students interact with materials selected by our science and language arts committees. Following the field testing, feedback gathered from teachers, parents and students will help guide future decisions. For more information: Science: STEMscopes (September-November) Language Arts: Pearson ReadyGEN (3rd/4th/5th grades September & October); Zaner Bloser Superkids (K/1st/2nd grades September & October); Houghton Miflin Harcourt Journeys (K-5 November & December)
Updated 11-10-2016 10:07 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
Robotics Classes Offered at All D70 Schools
Robotics classes with NAO are being offered this winter break on Dec. 27 with a special $35 mini-camp at Butterfield School (Check out the flier on our Virtual Backpack) and at Highland Middle School with HMS and Rockland School students, on Mondays from Jan. 23, 2017-Feb. 20, 2017. Here, Supt. Schumacher talks to NAO about the robotics classes.

 
Updated 12-15-2016 12:15 PM
Calendar
Calendar Be sure to check out the calendar for the latest on events and activities.
Updated 8-17-2016 3:19 PM
Assessment Info for the 2016-17 School Year
Computer Libertyville District 70 students will be assessed in a variety of ways in the 2016-17 school year. Learn additional information about STAR, PARCC, Fountas and Pinnell, CogAT, Illinois Science Assessment, KIDS and Fitnessgram assessments on our website under Curriculum Department.
Updated 8-17-2016 11:31 AM
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