District 70 - Butterfield Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2 Butterfield Announcements en-us Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:31:13 -0500 Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:31:13 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 2017-18 Kindergarten Registration Is Now Open http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5108 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/blackboard.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Registration for students attending kindergarten in the 2017-2018 school year is LIVE on this website.<br /><br />To access the link, click on the &ldquo;NewStudents 2017-2018&rdquo; button from the Home Menu on the left side of this page.<br /><br />This page hosts the information parents need to complete the registration process and includes a Frequently Asked Questions section.&nbsp; Wed, 25 Jan 2017 15:33:28 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5108 Butterfield 5th Grade Mother/Daughter http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5204 <a href="http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0b48aea62aaa8-refreshments">http://www.signupgenius.com/go/70a0b48aea62aaa8-refreshments</a><br /><br />We hope you can join us&nbsp;at the 5th Grade&nbsp;Mother Daughter&nbsp;celebration on&nbsp;Friday 4/21.&nbsp; A light dinner will be provided&nbsp;by the BFA.&nbsp; We are looking for volunteers to help with drinks, fruit, and dessert items.&nbsp;<br />&nbsp; Wed, 12 Apr 2017 07:40:43 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5204 The D70 Views Newsletter for Spring 2017 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5194 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/newspaper.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> The D70 Views community-wide <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/lib/redirect.php?res_id=1295">newsletter</a>&nbsp;is available.<br /><br />&nbsp; Tue, 04 Apr 2017 12:18:57 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5194 School Supplies http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5216 The school supply list for the 17-18 school year can be found under the &quot;Resources&quot; tab. Scroll to Supplies to see the list. For online ordering of supply kits, please go to the &quot;BFA&quot; tab and scroll to School Supplies.<p>&nbsp;</p> Thu, 20 Apr 2017 14:31:15 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5216 Strategic Plan 2016-21 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#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 22:08:22 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#4936 What's New in Science http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5134 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/chemistry.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Kindergarten through fifth-grade students will be learning science as they complete STEMscope activities.&nbsp; STEMscope materials will help facilitate opportunities for students to engage, explore, explain, elaborate and evaluate as they explore physical, life, earth, space, engineering, and technology sciences.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />What is&nbsp;<a href="http://www.d70schools.org/?sect=dept&amp;func=cust&amp;dept_id=26&amp;cust_id=13">STEMscopes?</a><br />- Erik Youngman, director of curriculum, instruction, and assessment. &nbsp; Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:48:53 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5134 What's New In Language Arts http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5133 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/books.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Recent focus on enhanced alignment with Illinois Reading Standards included field testing of different reading programs. &nbsp;Field testing by elementary school teachers at each grade level at each school will continue for some of the teachers throughout the remainder of the school year.&nbsp; The end goal is to continue focused discussions to reach consensus on primary language arts materials that will develop students into confident and proficient readers.&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;- From Erik Youngman, director of curriculum, instruction, and assessment</p> Mon, 06 Feb 2017 12:44:02 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5133 Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#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 16:12:20 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5071