District 70 - Rockland Announcements http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5 Rockland Announcements en-us Fri, 26 May 2017 14:18:49 -0500 Fri, 26 May 2017 14:18:49 -0500 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5 Website Manager v4.0 Copyright 2017 District 70 2017-18 Kindergarten Registration Is Now Open http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#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 15:33:31 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5108 The D70 Views Newsletter for Spring 2017 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#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 12:19:00 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5194 Home stretch! http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5251 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/lemonade.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Things to remember -<br />Friday, May 26th is an early dismissal at 1:15 PM<br />Monday, May 29th - no school for Memorial Day<br />Thursday, June 1st - Field Day (lunch provided by RFA)<br />Friday, June 2nd - Closing ceremony 12:50 PM, 1:15 dismissal<br />Then...... SUMMER VACATION!!!</p> Thu, 25 May 2017 09:14:25 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5251 What's New in Science http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#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 12:48:56 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5134 What's New In Language Arts http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#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 12:44:05 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5133 Volunteer link for 2016-17 school year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#4915 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/heart.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> We love our volunteers! There are so many ways to make Rockland great and have fun while doing it! Check out our online volunteer sign-up at the following link: http://vols.pt/KTRFr8 Check back occasionally to see what you can do next to stay involved and keep our school vibrant!&nbsp; (Note that next year&#39;s sign up is below on this page.) Fri, 26 May 2017 14:18:54 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#4915 Volunteer link for 2017-2018 school year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5253 <img src="http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/icons/rfa.png" style="float:left; margin-right:3px;" /> <p>Start planning for next school year! Click this link to sign up for all the great events happening during the 2017-18 school year: http://signup.com/go/eLjZPwh<br />&nbsp;</p> Fri, 26 May 2017 14:16:38 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5253 Calendar for the 2017-18 School Year http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#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 16:12:23 -8100 http://www.d70schools.org/schoolsites/?school_id=5#5071