District 70 - Adler Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1 Adler Announcements en-us Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:05:59 -0600 Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:05:59 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 Assessment Info for the 2016-17 School Year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4916 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/computer.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Libertyville District 70 students will be <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/files/documents/5/AssessmentUpdate1617forwebsite.pdf">assessed</a> 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. Wed, 17 Aug 2016 11:31:49 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4916 Welcome to the Adler Family Association http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4928 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/afa.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Our Mission: We strive to enhance the educational experience of the students attending Adler Park School with enrichment programs, the acquisition of materials to improve the school environment, family social activities, and other activities to support relationships among families, teachers, staff and administration. Wed, 14 Sep 2016 08:16:28 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4928 Thank you! http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5079 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5079.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>&nbsp;</p><p>A warm THANK YOU to all who came out for the AFA Pancake Breakfast, Holiday Shoppe and Poinsettia Sale!<br /><br />Special thanks to Tim Hasbrouck, Trish Oswald, and Tracey Causey for organizing the fun-filled&nbsp;Saturday!<br /><br />We also would like to thank all the family volunteers, 5th grade elves and the Adler Staff who made the event a success.<br /><br />The AFA is so grateful for your support!</p> Wed, 07 Dec 2016 14:07:09 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5079 AFA Family Ties Newsletter http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4967 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/fa-newspaper.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Please find the latest AFA Family Ties newsletter <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4487">here.</a> Thu, 22 Dec 2016 10:26:14 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4967 School Closings, Emergency Notifications http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5082 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/snowflake1.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> District&nbsp;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&nbsp;<strong>school closings or safety emergencies</strong>.<br /><br />&nbsp;There also now is an option to opt-in to receive the information via text by texting <strong>67587</strong> with either <strong>Y</strong> or <strong>YES</strong>&nbsp;as the message you send.&nbsp;<br /><br />&nbsp;<em>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&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/?sect=dept&amp;func=cust&amp;dept_id=24&amp;cust_id=64">FAQ</a>.</em> Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:25:58 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5082 Robotics Classes Offered at All D70 Schools http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5027 Robotics&nbsp;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&nbsp;at <strong>Highland Middle Schoo</strong>l with HMS and <strong>Rockland School </strong>students, on Mondays from Jan.&nbsp;23, 2017-Feb. 20, 2017.&nbsp;Here, Supt. Schumacher talks to NAO about the robotics classes.<br />&lt;iframe src=&quot;http://www.d70schools.org/lib/videostream/?pid=17&amp;key=63b03c&quot;&gt;&lt;/iframe&gt;<br />&nbsp; Thu, 15 Dec 2016 12:15:14 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5027 Take the Parent Survey Now - Deadline is Jan. 30 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5055 The Illinois 5Essential Parent survey is now open. Please read this&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1268">letter</a>&nbsp;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.<br /><br />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. &nbsp;&nbsp;<br /><br />To take the&nbsp;<a href="https://survey.5-essentials.org/Illinois/">survey</a>.&nbsp;<br />&nbsp; Thu, 12 Jan 2017 13:10:23 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5055 Strategic Plan 2016-21 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4936 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> 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&#39;s future is at an all-time high. The new <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1261">Strategic Plan 2016-21</a> is now posted on the D70 website under DASHBOARD. Thu, 10 Nov 2016 22:08:21 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4936 D70 Field-Testing in Science & Language Arts http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4948 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> During the first few months of school, District 70 teachers &amp; 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: <a href="http://acceleratelearning.com/ngss.php"> STEMscopes</a> (September-November) Language Arts: <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1263"> Pearson ReadyGEN</a> (3rd/4th/5th grades September &amp; October); <a href="https://www.zaner-bloser.com/superkids"> Zaner Bloser Superkids</a> (K/1st/2nd grades September &amp; October); <a href="http://www.hmhco.com/shop/education-curriculum/reading/core-reading-programs/journeys"> Houghton Miflin Harcourt Journeys</a> (K-5 November &amp; December) Thu, 10 Nov 2016 22:07:28 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4948 Crossing Guards Needed http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5081 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/crosingguard.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>The Libertyville Police Department is looking for Crossing Guards for Libertyville District 70&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1279">schools.</a></p> Thu, 08 Dec 2016 09:44:38 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5081 Adler Gators on Display http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4649 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/toys.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> What? Do you have a collection of things you&#39;d like to display in the case by the office at Adler Park? We&#39;d love to show them off! Where? Items will be placed in the display case in the foyer outside of the school office. Why? Students will get the opportunity to show off something they enjoy and are passionate about. Students will also be able to speak to their class about their displayed items, giving them the chance to present in front of their class. When? Your items will be on display for several weeks. The length of time will depend on the amount of students interested in showing items. How? <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4163">This form</a> will need to be filled out and turned in to Mrs. Bongle. Showings will be scheduled as forms are received. Student and parents will need to drop off the items before school on the first day and will need to be picked up on the last scheduled day. Mon, 31 Oct 2016 12:51:29 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#4649 AFA Meeting http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5105 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5105.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> REMINDER:&nbsp;The next AFA Board Meeting is scheduled for&nbsp;Tuesday, January 17 at 7pm&nbsp;in the learning center.&nbsp; Everyone is welcome.&nbsp; Please email questions or comments to&nbsp;<a target="_blank" href="mailto:afa@d70schools.org">afa@d70schools.org</a>.&nbsp;&nbsp;Hope to see you there! Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:06:00 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5105 Carnival and Raffle http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5107 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5107.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <div style="text-align:start"><span style="color:#222222"><span style="background-color:#ffffff">COMING SOON: &nbsp;Please mark your BRAND NEW 2017 calendars with the date for the AFA Winter Carnival and 5th Grade Raffle. It will be held on&nbsp;Saturday, February 4th&nbsp;from&nbsp;9 am to noon. Raffle winners will be announced between&nbsp;noon and 1 pm.&nbsp;</span></span></div><div style="text-align:start">&nbsp;</div><div style="text-align:start"><span style="color:#222222"><span style="background-color:#ffffff">Many volunteers and donations are needed for this event. Please visit&nbsp;<a target="_blank" href="http://signup.com/go/vneS3A">http://signup.com/go/vneS3A</a>&nbsp;to sign up for a shift and to find out more information about donations. &nbsp;Flyers and volunteer sign-up information will also be sent home through backpack mail! &nbsp;We hope you and your family will take part in the fun!</span></span></div> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:05:45 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5107 Spring Book Fair http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5106 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5106.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>COMING SOON: &nbsp;The AFA-sponsored&nbsp;Book&nbsp;Fair will take place again during the Spring Parent Teacher Conferences on&nbsp;Wednesday, February 15th and Thursday, February 16th.&nbsp; Please be on the lookout for more information coming through backpack mail!</p> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 10:05:03 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5106 Parent Teacher Conferences http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5103 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/people.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p><strong>Spring Conferences will be held on Wednesday, February 15<sup>th</sup> from 5:15 &ndash; 8:15 pm&nbsp;</strong><strong>and Thursday, February 16<sup>th</sup>&nbsp; from 3:15 &ndash; 8:15 pm</strong>.<br /><br />You will need to schedule one 15-minute slot for each child that attends Adler Park School.<br /><br /><strong>The scheduling window will be open from January 20<sup>th</sup> at 9:00 am to&nbsp;</strong><strong>9:00 am on February 3<sup>rd</sup>.</strong><br /><br />During this time you can schedule your conference. If you have not registered with PTC Wizard, you can do this now before the scheduling window is open. If you already have an account from previous years, you do not need to reregister.<br /><br />Please remember: Students have early release at 1:15 pm on Thursday, February 16<sup>th. &nbsp;</sup>No School on Friday, February 17<sup>th</sup>.<br /><br /><strong><a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4490">These are the directions to register your child and then to schedule your child&rsquo;s conference after you have already registered.&nbsp;</a> </strong></p> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 08:41:16 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5103 Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5071 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/calendar.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>The&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1273">calendar</a>&nbsp;for the 2017-18 school year.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:12:19 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5071