District 70 - Adler Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1 Adler Announcements en-us Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:54:30 -0500 Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:54:30 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 No School Sept. 21 & 22 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5354 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/schoolhouse.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>There will be no school for students on Sept. 21 and Sept. 22. Please enjoy your four-day weekend.&nbsp;<br /><br />Teachers will attend professional development sessions on Sept. 22.&nbsp;</p> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:22:19 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5354 2017-18 Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Updates http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5298 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/desk-student.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p><a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/files/documents/30/ParentAugust2017CurriculumInstructionandAssessmentUpdatesGoogleDocs.pdf">Engaging curriculum and instruction changes</a> will create new learning opportunities in Libertyville District 70 schools this year for language arts, language skills, science, and health.<br />&nbsp;</p> Wed, 16 Aug 2017 10:41:20 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5298 Helping in Hurricane Harvey's & Irma's Wake http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5327 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/handprints.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> District 70&#39;s Character Counts! Committee has created a fundraiser for victims of Hurricanes Harvey and Irma, collecting checks (made out to Libertyville School District 70 with &quot;Helping in Hurricane Harvey&#39;s &amp; Irma&#39;s Wake&quot; or just HURRICANE written in the memo section) or $25 gift cards (including Amazon, Best Buy, Home Depot, Lowes, Target, and Walmart).<br />For the &quot;Helping in Hurricanes Harvey&#39;s &amp; Irma&#39;s Wakes&quot; project, donation boxes are in the front school offices through Sept. 29. The collection will be distributed to families and schools in need.&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;The goal of the Character Counts! Committee&#39;s fundraiser is &quot;to provide some relief to the victims of the devastating hurricane as they work to re-establish themselves.&quot; Wed, 13 Sep 2017 11:00:07 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5327 New Attendance Line http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5287 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/phone.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Adler now has a separate attendance line. &nbsp;Please update your contacts accordingly!<br /><br />Attendance: &nbsp;(847) 932-0054<p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 09 Aug 2017 11:48:41 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5287 Design Lab http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5338 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/paintbucket.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Learn all about Adler&#39;s Design Lab!&nbsp; <a href="http://docs.google.com/document/d/1WP9OFgSwInjRvYgtbw8RtSOElrtmxpnMLl25_xuGO90/edit?usp=sharing">This letter includes requested donations and how to volunteer</a>.<br />&nbsp; Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:54:31 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5338 Gator Gallop http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5339 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/sneakers.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Dear Families,<br />&nbsp;<br />It&rsquo;s time to kick off this year&rsquo;s Gator Gallop.&nbsp; This year&rsquo;s event is on track to be the most fun yet, complete with a&nbsp;<em>NEW AND IMPROVED&nbsp;</em>fun run Obstacle Course! The AFA committee has teamed up to design even MORE obstacles than last year!&nbsp; The course will include, climbing, crawling, jumping, and balancing &ndash; for those who want to brave it! Or if you want to stroll on by the obstacles, they are not required, just there for added fun!<br />&nbsp;<br />We will have snacks, drinks, music and TWICE AS MANY prize giveaways.&nbsp; Students will also receive race bibs and there will be a take home ribbon, for finishers!&nbsp; Those who finish will also earn chances for their name to be drawn for the big prizes!&nbsp; There will also be some family door prizes -- just for registering!<br />&nbsp;<br />Please join us for a great time and a chance to have some fun with other Adler families!<br />&nbsp;<br /><strong><em>To Register</em></strong><strong>:</strong><br />&nbsp;<br />There are several options for entering in on the fun.&nbsp; Please see <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4651">the Gator Gallop registration form</a>&nbsp;for options.&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;<br />Families will register to participate and may elect to give an&nbsp;<strong>optional</strong>&nbsp;registration fee and/or gather sponsors for the run.&nbsp; This way it gives each family choices for what works best for them!&nbsp; If your family would like to ask friends, family or employers to support the school &ndash; please feel free to share with them that the money raised supports educational enrichment, activities and more at Adler Park School. If you want to just sign up to enjoy the day together &ndash; that&rsquo;s great too! All are welcome.<br />&nbsp;<br />Registration forms and any donations are&nbsp;<strong><em>due in the main office at Adler on Friday, Sept. 15<sup>th</sup>.</em></strong><br /><strong><em>&nbsp;</em></strong><br />&nbsp;<em>We will need some volunteers to staff the event &ndash; please use this link to sign up at <a href="http://www.signupgenius.com/go/20f0f4da4a62aa1fd0-gator">SignUp.com</a></em>&nbsp;<em>or contact Jen Garippo&nbsp;if you would be interested</em>&nbsp;<em>in helping out!</em><br /><em>&nbsp;</em><br /><em>***if you know of any older students who may need hours for community service, this is a great opportunity to earn them! Please contact Jen with any questions!</em> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:51:23 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5339 Destination Imagination Open House http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5330 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/handprints.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> It&#39;s DESTINATION IMAGINATION! You may also have heard of this being called D.I.&nbsp; Destination Imagination is a program that gets Kindergarten to college age kids to work with a team to create an end product together, called a challenge.&nbsp; Join us on Wednesday, September 20 at 6:30 pm in the Learning Center&nbsp;to learn more!&nbsp; Please read <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4649">this flyer&nbsp;about the Destination Imagination Open House&nbsp;for more details.</a> Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:36:03 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5330 Adler Gazette http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5316 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/newspaper.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Our <a href="http://adlergazette.weebly.com/">Adler Gazette newsletter</a> is now posted as a Weebly blog.&nbsp; We hope to update this at least twice a month. Thu, 14 Sep 2017 15:29:31 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5316 Rocktoberfest 2017 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5342 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5342.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Join District 70 for a very special <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1313">fundraise</a>r featuring live music at 7 p.m. on Oct. 13 at Austin&#39;s Fuel Room in Libertyville.<br />Come out, have some fun, connect with other D70 parents, and listen to 2 great bands!!<br />The <strong>Rocktoberfest 2017 </strong>will benefit<strong>&nbsp;</strong>3 Worthy Non-profits, feature two great bands -&nbsp;Charlie Fox Trot and Hold The Pickle and be one Great Night for you and all your friends.&nbsp;<br />Proceeds from the fundraiser will benefit the Libertyville District 70 Schools Family Association, the Libertyville Multiple Sclerosis Society, and Camp Duncan. You can choose which one your tickets sales go to at the time you purchase your tickets online at <a target="_blank" href="http://rocktoberfundraiser.brownpapertickets.com/">rocktoberfundraiser.brownpapertickets.com</a><br />Tickets need to be purchased ahead on time, online and will not be sold at the door. Tickets are $20 per person and 100% of the proceeds will be split amongst the three non-profits AS DIRECTED BY YOU-the ticket purchasers. You can choose which of the 3 organization at the time of ticket purchase.<br />&nbsp; Mon, 18 Sep 2017 16:50:06 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5342 What's New In Language Arts http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5311 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/notebook.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2F63qrD5jo4">What&#39;s new in the kindergarten through fifth grade&nbsp;language arts and literature program.</a>&nbsp;</p> Fri, 25 Aug 2017 14:50:20 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=1#5311