Superintendent's Department Announcements
Community Retirement Party for Dr. Schumacher
Guy Schumacher Photos from the Community Retirement Party for Supt. Guy Schumacher can be found under the HOME button, under PHOTOS. 

Thank you to everyone who made this event memorable for Dr. Schumacher! 
Updated 6-6-2019 10:09 AM
Returning Student Registration Now Open
District 70 The returning student registration system is now open.

All parents whose residency has been verified will receive an email April 25 with instructions on how to register. Families have been contacted via email if their residency could not be verified. (Current eighth-graders are not included as they move onto high school.) 

Please follow the registration instructions carefully. If you do not see the email, please check your spam and junk mail folders. 

Early childhood registration notification emails will be sent the week of April 29th.  
Updated 6-10-2019 7:48 AM
Marine Brother Surprises Sister At Butterfield School
Butterfield alumni and Marine Corps Cpl. Maxwell Sampson deployed to Kuwait for the last six months, surprises his little sister, Frances, in her third grade classroom.

Cpl. Sampson and Frances' teacher, Karen McLean, planned the happy reunion.  Fox 32 Dane Placko reported the story. (Video does not play on Chrome) 
Updated 3-8-2019 10:15 AM
Kindergarten Registration Now Open
District 70 Kindergarten and new student registration for the 2019-20 school year is now open. 
Updated 4-25-2019 4:37 PM
Summer School Information

Libertyville School District 70's popular Summer School runs from 8:30-11:45 a.m. on Monday through Thursday from June 10 through to July 11 at Highland Middle and Rockland schools. There is no class on July 4. 


Updated 6-10-2019 7:47 AM
School Schedule 2019-20
Calendar Summer School                            June 10- July 11
                                                      Monday - Thursday
                                                      Highland Middle and Rockland schools         

June                                              All schools' front offices open
                                                      Monday - Thursday

All Schools Closed                        July

All Schools Reopen                      Aug. 1

 First Day for All Schools             Aug. 21
                                                    Kindergarten kick-off 9:45-10:15 a.m.

First Day for All Kindergartners   Aug. 22
Updated 6-10-2019 7:49 AM
D70 Named Top Workplace
Libertyville School District 70 has been named a Top Workplace 2018-19 by an independent improvement specialist after reviewing data collected by staff survey results.

District 70 placed 11 in the mid-size company category, between 250-999 employees, out of 55 companies listed by the Chicago Tribune, which sponsored the survey. About 2,612 companies were invited to participate in the study. 

The Libertyville school district also was honored with the award in 2015-16. 
Updated 2-7-2019 12:39 PM
D70 School Board Hires New Supt. for 2019-22

The Libertyville School District 70 Board of Education agreed Monday night to hire Dr. Matthew J. Barbini, currently deputy superintendent of schools in Community Consolidated School District 15 in Palatine, to be the next superintendent of schools for District 70.

During a school board meeting, board members unanimously approved a three-year contract with Barbini that will begin on July 1, 2019. He replaces Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher, who is retiring in June after a decade in the top slot.  

Updated 1-29-2019 10:28 AM
Calendar for the 2019-2020 School Year
Calendar The approved calendar for the 2019-20 school year in Libertyville School District 70. 
Updated 1-17-2019 4:05 PM
Let The Sun Shine - Making a Difference in D70
Sun 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 4-16-2018 4:42 PM