District 70 - Butterfield Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2 Butterfield Announcements en-us Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:11:56 -0500 Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:11:56 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 2017-18 Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Updates http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#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 10:41:21 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5298 Safety Follow-Up to Recent Alert http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5393 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Dear Families,<br /><br />Thank you to the many who responded regarding the recent notification of a community safety concern. Your validation and appreciation of our District 70 communication efforts are greatly valued.<br /><br />In a follow-up to the Stranger Danger alert, the Libertyville Police Department has confirmed closure to the case, establishing the situation as a misunderstanding with regard to a lost out of town visitor residing with a local resident.<br /><br />I&rsquo;m grateful that the situation has been deemed unfounded and, according to police; an immediate sense of danger has been resolved.<br /><br />In closing, I am extremely proud of our students for their response regarding the circumstances of this incident and the diligence that was shown&nbsp;toward informing parents and police.<br /><br />A special thank you to all for your support and partnership as we work to maintain a safe environment for Libertyville students, as well as our community at large.<br /><br />Most sincerely,<br />Guy Schumacher<br />Superintendent Tue, 17 Oct 2017 19:38:03 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5393 Shop N Share http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5390 Shop and Share at Sunset Foods to support District 70 schools is Friday, October 20 - Sunday, October 22. Click the link below to get the form to take with you when you shop. Sunset Foods will donate 10% of your purchases to the District 70 school of your choice. A great way to give!<br /><br />http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4691<br /><br />&nbsp;<br />&nbsp; Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:11:58 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5390 Let The Sun Shine - Making A Difference in D70 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5368 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/sun.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Io1b0c8YdL4&amp;feature=youtu.be">Libertyville School District 70 is the largest solar-powered school district in the state of Illinois.</a><br /><br />Or read about&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1068">why we have solar panels on Butterfield and HMS schools.</a> Tue, 03 Oct 2017 11:05:53 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5368 We Have an App for That - The D70 Mobile App http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5367 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t6Dsh1gfb1g&amp;feature=youtu.be">District 70 is on the go with a mobile app</a>! Download us - it&#39;s free! Available on iTunes and Google Play (search Libertyville District 70 Tue, 03 Oct 2017 11:05:33 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5367 Copeland Manor Named 2017 Blue Ribbon School http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5364 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/blueribbonnational.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/files/documents/84/CopelandBlueRibbonLetter2.pdf">In a letter to the District 70 community, Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher praises Copeland Manor School for being named a U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School</a>&nbsp;for its overall academic performance.&nbsp; Tue, 03 Oct 2017 11:05:11 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5364 Principal Appreciation Week http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5389 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/gschumacher.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>October 16, 2017<br />Dear Members of the Libertyville School District 70 Learning Community,<br />As we recognize the extraordinary efforts of our Libertyville School District 70 principals, assistant principals and dean of students during the state&rsquo;s Principal Appreciation Week, I offer my sincere gratitude for their leadership and dedication to those served.<br />A proclamation signed by Governor Rauner highlights the important role of school administrators in education and their support toward the growth of children in elementary, middle and secondary schools across the State of Illinois. As we celebrate our District 70 leaders during Principal Appreciation Day on Friday, October 20, 2017, I am tremendously thankful and incredibly proud of all that they do for the children, parents, and staff throughout our learning community.<br />Please join me in sharing recognition of this special day and the collective efforts portrayed by our impressive school leadership team.<br /><br />Dr. Guy Schumacher,&nbsp;Superintendent</p> Mon, 16 Oct 2017 10:52:17 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5389 Early Release, No School http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5379 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/reminder.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Just a reminder that District 70 will have Early Release for Highland Middle School on Oct. 18 a&amp; 19 t 1:45 p.m. and elementary schools (K-5) will have Early Release on Oct. 19 at 1:15 p.m. The early releases are to accommodate Parent/Teacher Conferences at the schools on both days.&nbsp;<br /><br />There will be NO SCHOOL on Oct. 20. Students and teachers will not attend but the ERC will be open.&nbsp; Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:45:37 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5379 What's New In Language Arts http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#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 14:50:21 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5311