|Superintendent's Department Announcements|
|Supt. Letter on Florida School Shooting|
Dear Families and D70 Staff:
Updated 2-15-2018 2:12 PM
|Early Release, No School|
Early release will be held Wednesday, Feb. 14, at HIGHLAND MIDDLE SCHOOL only at 1:45 p.m.
Early release will be held Thursday, Feb. 15, for Adler Park, Butterfield, Copeland Manor and Rockland schools at 1:15 p.m. Early release will be held the same day for Highland Middle School at 1:45 p.m.
Parent/teacher conferences will be held Feb. 14 & 15.
NO SCHOOL Friday, Feb. 16. The Educational Resource Center will be open.
NO SCHOOL Monday, Feb. 19 in honor of President's Day.
Updated 2-14-2018 3:37 PM
|Rockland Rd Bridge Closed for Repairs|
For public safety, the Rockland Road Bridge over the Des Plaines River in Libertyville will be closed at 1 p.m. on Feb. 1st for emergency repairs.
The Illinois Department of Transportation (IDOT) recommended the bridge be closed until work to correct deterioration in the decorative steel truss system is complete, which may require removal of the truss and reconstruction of the bridge.
For more information, contact the Village of Libertyville at www.libertyville.com.
Updated 2-2-2018 3:58 PM
|Summer School Registration|
As temperatures rise to the 30s this winter, planning is underway for the popular Libertyville Elementary District 70 summer school with registration set to open on March 4th.
Updated 2-14-2018 3:41 PM
|Introducing Drs. Bongle, Hallmark & Poelking|
Dear District 70 Families,
Updated 1-29-2018 5:27 PM
|Fees Increase to Cover Technology|
Student textbook and technology fees for the 2018-2019 school year will increase to help pay for updated infrastructure, new software, and technology devices.
Updated 1-23-2018 3:17 PM
|Opt-In To Be Notified By Text of School Closings|
To be notified by D70 for schools closings by text you must OPT-IN for the service.
Severe snowfall or extremely cold weather traditionally occur in January, February, and March in our area. Receive school closing information due to snowfall or cold weather via text by texting 67587 with either Y or YES as the message you send. For more information, contact Director of Technology Pam Imholz at 847-362-9695
This text (SMS) service only will be used in the event of school closings or a school emergency.
Updated 2-8-2018 12:17 PM
|Calendar for 2019-2020 School Year Breaks|
While we calculate trimesters, we'd like to share important dates with you for 2019-20 school year calendars.
For the 2019-20 School year:
The first day of school for students will be Aug. 21, 2019.
Winter Break will run from Dec. 20, 2019, through Jan. 5, 2020.
Spring Break will run from March 23, 2020, through March 29, 2020.
Updated 1-11-2018 4:31 PM
|FAD70 Presentation on Homework, Assessment Data|
The slide presentation on homework and recent assessment data shared during the Nov. 16 FAD70 meeting by Dr. Erik Youngman, director of curriculum, instruction, and assessment.
(Please contact Dr. Youngman for an ADA Compliant version of this presentation.)
Updated 11-29-2017 5:50 PM
|Let The Sun Shine - Making a Difference in D70|
Libertyville School District 70 is the largest solar-powered school district in the state of Illinois.
Or read about why we have solar panels on Butterfield and HMS schools.
Updated 10-3-2017 10:02 AM
|We Have an App for That - The D70 Mobile App is Here|
District 70 is on the go with a mobile app! Download us - it's free! Available on iTunes and Google Play (search Libertyville District 70
Updated 10-3-2017 10:03 AM
|Copeland Manor Named National Blue Ribbon School|
In a letter to the District 70 community, Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher praises Copeland Manor School for being named a U.S. Department of Education Blue Ribbon School for its overall academic performance.
Updated 10-3-2017 10:01 AM
|2017-18 Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment Updates|
Engaging curriculum and instruction changes will create new learning opportunities in Libertyville District 70 schools this year for language arts, language skills, science, and health.
Updated 8-16-2017 11:00 AM
|Direct Phone Lines Now Offered To Report Absences|
With the implementation of a new phone system districtwide, parents and guardians can now report student absences to a direct phone line at the school.
To report a child's absence call:
Adler Park School: 847-932-0054
Butterfield School: 847-932-0057
Copeland Manor School: 847-932-0058
Highland Middle School: 847-932-0060
Rockland School: 847-932-0099
Please leave the following information in your message when reporting a child's absence:
Child's name, child's homeroom teacher, your name, the date or dates, the reason for the absence and whether your child has a fever.
Updated 8-15-2017 4:26 PM
|2017-18 Kindergarten and NEW STUDENT Registration In Progress|
Registration for NEW students attending District 70, as well as new kindergartners in the 2017-2018 school year, is now open.
Information can be found through the mentioned link or under the HOME button by selecting “New Students 2017-2018.”
This page hosts the information parents need to complete the registration process and includes a Frequently Asked Questions section.
Updated 7-13-2017 4:06 PM
|Parents-only Screenagers Movie Screening|
Libertyville School District 70 social workers, in conjunction with Hawthorn District 73, Oak Grove District 68, and St. Joseph School, are holding a free parent-only viewing of the highly acclaimed documentary film, “Screenagers" at 7 p.m. on Feb. 20 at Copeland Manor School. This is a candid film about what it is like to grow up in the digital age.
Updated 2-14-2018 3:43 PM
|School Calendar for the 2018-19 School Year|
The calendar for the 2018-19 school year.
Updated 1-29-2018 4:07 PM