Supt.'s Reopening Advisory Committee
NewspaperReopening Weekly Reports
Oct. 26-20 Weekly Report of Committees
Oct. 19-23 Weekly Report of Committees
Oct. 12-16 Weekly Report of Committees
Oct. 5-9 Weekly Report of Committees 
Sept. 29-Oct. 2 Weekly Report of Committees
Sept. 21-25 Weekly Report of Committees
Updated 10-30-2020 12:39 PM
FormSubcommittee Agendas, Minutes

Supt.'s Reopening Advisory Committee (formerly Reopening Task Force)  
Metrics Reopening Subcommittee Rolling Agendas 
Elementary School Reopening Subcommittee Agendas, Minutes
Middle School Reopening Subcommittee Agendas, Minutes
Health Protocol Agendas, Minutes

Updated 9-25-2020 3:06 PM
FormShare Your Thoughts with Reopening Committee
Share ideas and thoughts about reopening with the Supt.'s Reopening Advisory Committee by emailing them to  While emails will be reviewed, they will not be answered. 
Updated 9-22-2020 7:14 PM
PeopleReopening Task Force Membership

Members of the Reopening Task Force

Updated 9-16-2020 5:49 PM
D70 Hybrid Handbooks 2020-2021
Desk - StudentElementary Hybrid Handbook 20-21

The District 70 Elementary Hybrid Handbook for the first two trimesters of the 2020-21 school year. This document explains what you may want to know about the In-Person Hybrid Learning Model.

Updated 10-2-2020 3:09 PM
HighlandHMS In-Person, Virtual Hybrid Learning Handbook
The Highland Middle School In-Person, Virtual Hybrid Learning Handbook 
Updated 10-22-2020 1:06 PM
FAQ FAQ on Hybrid, eSchool Learning K-8

This is the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) for District 70's kindergarten through eighth grade in the Hybrid learning model. 

Due to the changing landscape of the pandemic, this FAQ will be regularly updated, so you are encouraged to frequently visit this site as the D70 Task Force and Parent Advisory Committee continue its important work in planning for the fall.  The FAQ is a developing document. 
(Updated 10.28.20)  

Updated 10-28-2020 2:26 PM
AdlerAdler Park Return to School Info
Adler Park Return to School information for hybrid learning.  
Updated 10-21-2020 10:15 AM
CopelandCopeland Manor School Hybrid Logistics
Logistics for Copeland Manor School during hybrid learning. 
Updated 10-21-2020 10:00 AM
RocklandRockland Hybrid Handbook
The Rockland Hybrid Handbook
Updated 10-19-2020 12:55 PM
Hybrid In-Person, Virtual Learning Breakdown

Of the District 70 families registering for hybrid in-person and virtual learning, 78.6 percent are registered for in-person while 21.3 percent are registered for virtual. 

The breakdown per school can be seen in the accompanying photo.

  • 223 Adler Park students registered in-person compared to 46 students registered in virtual learning;
  • 431 Butterfield students registered in-person compared to 65 students registered in virtual learning;
  • 350 Copeland students registered in-person compared to 62 students registered in virtual learning;  
  • And 280 Rockland students registered in-person compared to 53 students in virtual.  
Updated 10-22-2020 4:45 PM
eSchool Handbook, Info Fall 2020-21
Handbook District 70 eSchool Handbook
Here is the District 70 eSchool Handbook for the first trimester of the 2020-21 school year. This document explains what you may want to know about eSchool.
Updated 8-21-2020 7:13 PM
LaptopHelp! I don't know how ...
I don't know how  ...
Updated 8-21-2020 6:16 PM
FAQ OLD D70 Family FAQ on Reopening 20-21

This Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) is old and no longer in service. We are continuing to share it because we may use parts of it when we are able to reopen schools safety.

(Version #8, updated 7.28.20, 10:30 a.m.. This document is  no longer being used.) 

Updated 7-28-2020 10:34 AM
COVID-19 Health
Covid Stats
District 70 will refer to IDPH regional data and align decision-making for reopening schools in D70 to the metrics associated with the Northern Illinois Public Health Consortium and the Lake County Health Department’s Lake County School Decision Dashboard

Incidence Rate - Lake County

Diagnostic Testing Turnaround


As of 10/26 Between 7 and 14 = Hybrid

2 days

As of 10/22 Between 3 and 10 = Hybrid

Lake Cty 7 day rolling avg Pos Rate 10/24

Incidence Rate per 10,000 - 60048

8 percent

7 day Rolling Average Positivity Rate in Lake County

2.56 per

10/26 Zip Code Incidence Rate 60048

Additional data by school/building about students and staff with a positive COVID-19 diagnosis, who are in isolation, and who are in quarantine can be found here.   Families and staff will be informed of a positive COVID-19 diagnosis at their school or assigned building in accordance with guidance from LCHD (See Appendix A. Confirmed Case in School Letter Template). 
Updated 10-30-2020 10:11 AM
MedicalHealth Guideliens
Student Health Guidelines 
Spanish version of Student Health Guidelines

Daily Self-Certification Checklist
Spanish version of Daily Self-Certification Checklist

Visitor Guidelines
Spanish version of Possible Temperature
Spanish version of Visitor Questionnaire

Temperature Screening Process

Return to School Procedures
Spanish version of Return to School Procedures​​​​​​​

    Updated 9-25-2020 9:47 AM
    MedicalLake County Coronavirus Data Hub
    Lake County Coronavirus Data Hub for the latest metrics in Libertyville. 
    Updated 9-15-2020 2:22 PM
    ThermometerDaily Self-Certification Symptom Checklist During COVID-19
    Parents and staff members are to review the Daily Self-Certification Symptom Checklist every day before coming to school. If they have any one of the symptoms, the parent is to keep the child home and staff members are asked to remain at home. Please follow the health protocols regarding what to do when there is one symptom. 
    Updated 8-26-2020 11:05 AM
    FormReturning to School After COVID-19
    Here is the District 70 protocol for returning to school after COVID-19, Symptoms
    Updated 9-25-2020 9:48 AM
    Checkmark Helping Your Child Cope with COVID-19
    Tips and resources for parents and caregivers on how to help your child cope with COVID-19. 

    Here is the recorded presentation on our YouTube channel. 
    Updated 8-27-2020 4:04 PM
    Letters to Families
    10-27-20 eSchool to Continue as COVID-19 in Libertyville Remain High
    D70 eSchool to continue as COVID-19 metrics remain above hybrid threshold according to the Lake County Health Department. (sent 10.27.20)
    Updated 10-27-2020 4:43 PM
    Reopening 20-21 ISBE Documents
    FormSubcommittee Agendas, Minutes
    Metrics Reopening Subcommittee Rolling Agendas
    Updated 9-23-2020 3:37 PM
    IllinoisIDPH Guidance on COVID-19 and Schools
    The Illinois Department of Public Health releases Exclusion Guidance for Schools on COVID-19 in August 2020. States students with any one of the listed symptoms must leave school and includes what families must do and how long the child(ren) must stay home. 

    IDPH FAQ on COVID-19 and schools. 

    The document does not replace the Part 3 Joint Transition Guidance. Rather, it seeks to support schools in knowing what to do if a student displays a COVID-19 related symptom or the school experiences a positive case. 
    Updated 8-26-2020 2:35 PM
    IllinoisISBE Releases Reopening 20-21 Plan

    The Illinois State Board of Education releases plans for returning to school in 2020-21 on July 23. 

    This document was released the day after the close of D70's parent survey #2 and lead to the administrative recommendation to the School Board to begin the school year remotely in eSchool while continuing to study and research a safe way to open schools during a public health crisis. 

    Updated 8-21-2020 7:08 PM
    Parent Surveys
    Form Results of Parent Survey #2 Reopening Schools 20-21
    Results of Parent Survey #2 on Reopening Schools for the 2020-21 school year. (Survey closed 7.22.20)
    Updated 8-26-2020 2:47 PM
    Form Results of Parent Survey #1 Reopening Schools 20-21
    Results of Parent Survey #1 for the Fall Reopening.  
    Updated 7-15-2020 4:06 PM
    School News
    HighlandGeneral eSchool Info from HMS
    For general information on the eSchool program at HMS. 
    Updated 9-10-2020 10:06 AM
    HighlandHMS eSchool Wednesday Schedule
    For more information about the HMS Wednesday eSchool schedule. 
    Updated 9-10-2020 9:12 AM
    ButterfieldButterfield Class Schedules
    Butterfield classroom schedules. 
    Updated 8-19-2020 4:16 PM