District 70 - Highland Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Highland Announcements en-us Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:32:05 -0600 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:32:05 -0600 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 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5108 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5145 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/heart.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> There will be NO before school Study Hall except for test takers tomorrow.<br /><br />Thank you to everyone who purchased a Candy Grams!&nbsp; We really showed our love to the Sports Shed donating $700 from the sales.&nbsp; Happy Valentine&rsquo;s Day!&nbsp;<br />Candy Grams will be delivered 10<sup>th</sup> period!<br /><br />Did you recently lose something here at Highland, maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt? Be sure to look for your lost possessions at the Lost &amp; Found, located right outside of the North Gym. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:32:09 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5145 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5148 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/paint.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Did you recently lose something here at Highland, maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt? Be sure to look for your lost possessions at the Lost &amp; Found, located right outside of the North Gym.<br /><br />Art Crew will have a short meeting after school on Wednesday, February 22nd. &nbsp;If you cannot make the meeting stop by the Art Room to pick up Art Crew notese and calendar.</p> Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:29:47 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5148 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5147 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/camera.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> All extra curricular activity group photos will be taken during school tomorrow. &nbsp;Please make sure you listen to announcements so that you don&rsquo;t miss your picture.<br /><br />Congratulations to the 8th grade boys&#39; volleyball team on their spectacular season starting serve set spike sweep over Oak Grove. Thanks to all those that came out to support the team!<br /><br />Did you recently lose something here at Highland, maybe a notebook, a lunch bag or a sweatshirt? Be sure to look for your lost possessions at the Lost &amp; Found, located right outside of the North Gym.<br /><br />Recess will be indoors today. Thu, 16 Feb 2017 12:26:35 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5147 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 -0600 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 -0600 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 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5081 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5142 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5142.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p><em>Spamalot</em> rehearsal has been canceled for today.<br /><br />7<sup>th</sup> grade Speech Club will meet today in room #143.&nbsp; Please bring your Festival selections and your lunch.<br /><br />The Highland Wrestling team attended the DeerParth Invitational tournament this past weekend and 13 wrestlers placed in their weight classes.&nbsp;&nbsp;Way to go Hornets you did an amazing job this weekend!<br /><br />As you know our school wide charity is <em>The Sports Shed</em>.&nbsp; The sixth grade is running a collection drive for anyone in the school to donate sports equipment.&nbsp; The sixth graders will be collecting new and gently used sports equipment through February 24<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp; Make sure to donate sports equipment to The Sport Shed this month.&nbsp; You will find collection bins around the school.</p> Mon, 13 Feb 2017 09:22:38 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5142 HFA IL State Tax Exemption Certificate http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#4981 A copy of the HFA's Illinois Sales Tax Exemption Certificate is available in the HFA mailbox in the Main Office. Please take a copy to use if you are purchasing items for the HFA which should be available tax free because of our non-profit school status Fri, 16 Sep 2016 07:48:40 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#4981 Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5140 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5140.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> Happy Friday, Highland! As many of you sport your favorite hat today, we want to recognize students who have been sporting Classy Character! When you hear your name, please report to Student Services for your prize and to get your picture taken.&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;<br />Exciting news Highland!&nbsp; Candy Gram sales have been extended through lunch periods today.&nbsp; You can still buy one for 50 cents.&nbsp; Share the love!<br /><br />7<sup>th</sup> grade Speech Club will be meeting during lunch today.&nbsp; Please bring your Festival selection to our gathering.&nbsp; See you then.<br /><br />Reminder the final Women&rsquo;s Concert Choir rehearsal is after school today.<br /><br /><br />Highland welcomes author Don Calame. He&#39;ll be speaking to 8th grade ELA classes in the Learning Center throughout the school day.<br />Congratulations to all Highland Orchestras.&nbsp; Your musical presentations were musical, inspiring and awesome.<br /><br />As you know our school wide charity is <em>The Sports Shed</em>.&nbsp; The sixth grade is running a collection drive for anyone in the school to donate sports equipment.&nbsp; The sixth graders will be collecting new and gently used sports equipment through February 24<sup>th</sup>.&nbsp; Make sure to donate sports equipment to The Sport Shed this month.&nbsp; You will find collection bins around the school.<br /><br />Sixth graders&hellip;don&rsquo;t forget to hand in your registration forms for the gym jam today. Fri, 10 Feb 2017 10:26:05 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5140 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 -0600 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5071