District 70 - Butterfield Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2 Butterfield Announcements en-us Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:06:11 -0500 Tue, 23 Aug 2016 13:06:11 -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 D70 Follows the Law, No Campaigning http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5186 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Libertyville School District 70 follows the law and does not support or endorse any political candidate.&nbsp;<p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 11:58:16 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5186 School Closings, Emergency Notifications http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#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 12:25:59 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5082 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 Crossing Guards Needed http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#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 09:44:39 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=2#5081 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