District 70 - Highland Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Highland Announcements en-us Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:03:50 -0500 Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:03:50 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 2017-18 Kindergarten Registration Is Now Open http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 15:33:30 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5108 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5187 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5187.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Tomorrow is &ldquo;Decade Day.&rdquo; &nbsp;Wear your favorite outfit from the decade of your choice. &nbsp;Rock a poodle skirt, bell bottoms, high top sneakers, scrunchies and more. &nbsp;Don&rsquo;t forget to join us after school this afternoon for &ldquo;Movie Night&rdquo; featuring McFarland, USA. &nbsp;The suggested donation is $2 and baked goods and water will be for sale all benefitting The Sports Shed.<br /><br />Students interested in playing in the Pit Orchestra for <em>Spamalot </em>should plan to attend a meeting in the Music room tomorrow with Mr. Spakowski from 3:45-4:15. To see the list of the instruments we hope to have in this year&#39;s pit, check the bulletin board in the music room.<br /><br />&quot;The Magic the Gathering Club&quot; is canceled for today. &nbsp;We will meet up again Wednesday after break. &nbsp;If you have any questions please see Mr. Crown. The &ldquo;End of the Season Wrestling Party&rdquo; is today in the North Gym after school until 4:45. &nbsp;All wrestlers who participated this year should attend. &nbsp;Awards will be handed out and Coach Eggert from the High School will be joining us. &nbsp;<br /><br />Recess will be indoors today.</p> Wed, 22 Mar 2017 09:22:51 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5187 D70 Follows the Law, No Campaigning http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 11:58:18 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5186 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5185 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5185.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Tomorrow is &ldquo;pajama bottom&rdquo; and &ldquo;classy top day.&rdquo; &nbsp;Wear your comfiest PJ bottoms and dress to impress on top. &nbsp;Be sure to follow our school dress code. &nbsp;Also don&rsquo;t forget to join us after school tomorrow for another movie night featuring McFarland, USA. &nbsp;A $2 donation is suggested. &nbsp;Baked goods and water will be for sale!<br /><br />Peer Helpers who are going to visit the elementary schools, &nbsp;please remember to bring in your permission slips!<br /><br />The &ldquo;End of the Season Wrestling Party&rdquo; will be Wednesday this week in the North Gym after school until 4:45. &nbsp;All wrestlers who participated this year should attend. &nbsp;Awards will be handed out and Coach Eggert from the High School will be joining us. &nbsp;PLEASE BRING YOUR SINGLET TO TURN IN TO COACH CROWN. &nbsp;If you cannot make the party please turn your singlet in to Coach Crown in room 109.</p> Tue, 21 Mar 2017 09:13:51 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5185 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5189 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5189.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Tomorrow is the last day of Spirit Week. Either dress in the clothes of where you are going for Spring Break or dress to impress.<br /><br />Thank you to all that participated in Riddle Wednesday. The answer to the riddle was.... no one, the doctors were his sisters! A drawing took place yesterday and if your name is called please stop by Student Services after the bell for your prize.<br /><br />Attention all students; we will be PARCC testing at the end of April and we need you to bring in a pair of headphones for the test. &nbsp;Collection will start on April 5th after we get back from Spring Break. &nbsp;You will hand these in to your science teacher. &nbsp;Please place your headphones in a clear zip lock bag. &nbsp;The headphones and bag should be labeled with your first and last name.<br /><br />Students interested in playing in the Pit Orchestra for Spamalot should plan to attend a meeting in the Music room this afternoon with Mr. Spakowski from 3:45-4:15. &nbsp;</p> Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:03:54 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5189 School Closings, Emergency Notifications http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 12:26:01 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5082 Strategic Plan 2016-21 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 22:08:24 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#4936 Crossing Guards Needed http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 09:44:41 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5081 7th Grade Gym Jam http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5157 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/basketball.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Information regarding the 7th grade gym jam can be found <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/redirect.php?res_id=4525">here</a>.<p>&nbsp;</p> Mon, 27 Feb 2017 09:29:15 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5157 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5184 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5184.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Tomorrow is Color War Day. &nbsp;Let&rsquo;s see which grade level has the most spirit! &nbsp;6th graders wear any shade of blue. &nbsp;7th graders try to wear as much red as you can and lastly 8th grade we want you to wear your best green outfit. &nbsp;Also don&rsquo;t forget to join us after school on Wednesday for another movie night featuring McFarland, USA!<br /><br />The Science Olympiad team had their Regional competition this weekend. &nbsp;Six students won medals. Way to go team!<br /><br />Peer Helpers who are going to visit the elementary schools please remember to bring in your permission slips!<br /><br />The &ldquo;End of the Season Wrestling Party&rdquo; will be Wednesday this week in the North Gym after school until 4:45. &nbsp;All wrestlers who participated this year should attend. &nbsp;Awards will be handed out and Coach Eggert from the High School will be joining us. &nbsp;PLEASE BRING YOUR SINGLET TO TURN IN TO COACH CROWN. &nbsp;If you cannot make the party please turn your singlet in to Coach Crown in room 109.</p> Mon, 20 Mar 2017 09:02:04 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5184 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5183 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/shamrock1.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Hey Hornets; next week is a Spirit Week to help kick off spring break! &nbsp;Our first Spirit Day is this coming Monday, the 20th. It will be &ldquo;crazy hair day.&rdquo; &nbsp;Be sure to wear your hair in a unique way but wigs and hair dye are not permitted. &nbsp;We are excited to see all your crazy hairstyles! &nbsp;Remember to always follow our school dress code. &nbsp;There will be a reward for the highest number of participants in your Studio One.<br /><br />Peer Helpers who are going to visit the elementary schools please remember to bring in your permission slips!<br /><br />Attention members of Show Choir, please return your costumes to the rack in Mr. Spakowski&#39;s room by next Wednesday. &nbsp; Attention Concert Choir: &nbsp;All members who participated in last week&#39;s Concert and Contest have earned a medal! &nbsp;Please stop by Mr. Spakowski&#39;s room before school or during lunch to pick yours up!<br /><br />Recess is indoors today.</p> Fri, 17 Mar 2017 08:24:24 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5183 Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 16:12:22 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5071