District 70 - Highland Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Highland Announcements en-us Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:47:15 -0500 Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:47:15 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 Highland READS http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5270 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5270.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> To learn more about our summer reading program, Highland READS, click <a href="http://highlandlc.weebly.com/highland-reads.html">HERE</a><p>&nbsp;</p> Wed, 28 Jun 2017 08:01:40 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5270 2017-18 Curriculum, Instruction and Assessment Updates http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#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 10:41:23 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5298 Please Welcome Max Dolinko To Copeland 3rd Grade http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5297 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5297.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Please give a warm welcome to new Copeland Manor third grade teacher Max Dolinko.&nbsp;<br />Mr. Dolinko&nbsp;is a recent graduate of the University of Illinois with a bachelors degree in elementary education. He student taught third grade in Northbrook. He has been a program leader and instructor with the Emily Oaks Nature Center for the last five years. During college, he served in the Student Senate and was a student representative to the Provost Undergraduate Student Advisory&nbsp;Board. He also studied abroad in Argentina.&nbsp;<br />Welcome to D70! Go Cougars!&nbsp;<br />&nbsp;</p> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 14:32:36 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5297 Absence Phone Number: 847-932-0060 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5296 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/phone.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Highland Middle School has a new direct dial Attendance line!&nbsp; With the implementation of a new phone system, parents and guardians can now report student absences by calling <span style="color:#c0392b"><strong>847-932-0060.</strong></span><br /><br />Please leave the following information in your message when reporting a child&#39;s absence: &nbsp;Child&#39;s name, child&#39;s Studio One (homeroom) teacher, your name, the date or dates, and the reason for the absence.</p> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:56:44 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5296 School Offices Now Open http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5279 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/districtround.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> All District 70 school offices are now open from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.<br /><br />If you want to schedule a visit, it&#39;s best to call the school first to make sure our principals and secretaries will be in the office as they may be working in another section of the school away from the phones.<br />Adler Park School: 847-362-7275<br />Butterfield School: 847-362-3120<br />Copeland Manor School: 847-362-0240<br />Highland Middle School: 847-362-9020<br />Rockland School: 847-362-3134 &nbsp; Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:00:16 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5279 Starting 6th grade in the fall? http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5267 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/schoolhouse.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> For information for incoming 6th grade students click <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?sect=res&amp;func=res_cust&amp;pid=121&amp;school_id=4">HERE</a><br />&nbsp; Thu, 17 Aug 2017 07:47:19 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5267 HMS 17-18 Supply List http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5266 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/supplies.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> For information about school supplies, including gym uniforms and the 17-18 HMS School Supply List, click <a href="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?sect=res&amp;cat_id=7&amp;school_id=4">HERE</a><br />&nbsp; Thu, 08 Jun 2017 14:56:43 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5266 Thank You for Contributing Books to Help Flooding Victims http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5277 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/handprints.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> From the depths of our hearts, we thank you for all the book donations made in the last month to help re-establish the school library at WJ Murphy Elementary School in Round Lake Park that was destroyed by the flooding.&nbsp;<br /><br />We donated two pickup truck loads of books! The book drive ended Aug. 9 and we are no longer accepting books. If you still want to donate books, book donations can be dropped off at the Round Lake Public Library, 906 Hart Road, Round Lake, or the Round Lake School District 116 Administrative Service Center, 884 W Nippersink Road, Round Lake. Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:32:53 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5277 Welcome Special Education Teacher Christina Kiotis http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5292 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/lib/files/anc_photos/5292.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Please give a warm D70 welcome to new Highland Middle School Special Education teacher Christina Kiotis.<br />Ms. Kiotis is a recent graduate of Concordia University Chicago, having student taught in an Elk Grove Village grade school. She played Division III soccer in college, serving as team captain for two years.&nbsp;<br />Welcome to D70! Go Hornets!</p> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 15:28:24 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5292 School Starts Aug. 23 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5289 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/schoolhouse.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>The first day of classes for students first through eighth grade is Aug. 23, 2017. The school day for first through fifth grade runs from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. The sixth through eighth grade school day runs from 8:50 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.<br /><br />Kindergartners and their parents attend an Open House at their home school on Aug. 23, which runs from 9:45 to 10:15 a.m. Parents are invited on Aug. 23 -with one parent per child- to ride the bus to and from school with their kindergartner if their child is assigned a bus route. Kindergartners attend their first full day of school from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. on Aug. 24.</p> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 08:15:20 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=4#5289