Superintendent's Events
Date Title Category School Location
1-25-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
6:30 PM - 9:30 PM The Board of Education meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. 
1-27-2021 Digital Citizenship Training District Wide Event All Schools Zoom Meeting for Parents
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM

Social Media Awareness, Digital Citizenship, and Cyber Bullying: A Virtual Parent and Guardian Training provided by Safer Schools Together

There here will be a 90 minute Zoom presentation followed by a 30 minute question and answer session. Parents do not need to attend the entire presentation if your personal schedule does not allow. Students are able to listen to this presentation (if parents allow).

Pre-Registration is required, click HERE to register.

For more information, see attached or click HERE

2-10-2021 HMS Early Release Only Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools Highland Middle School
8:50 AM - 1:45 PM This is an early release day for Highland ONLY at 1:45 pm. The elementary schools follow the normal school day hours.
2-10-2021 K-5 Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Elementary Schools
5:15 PM - 8:15 PM Parent/Teacher conferences at the elementary schools.
2-11-2021 Early Release 20-21 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools K-8 Schools
8:15 AM - 1:45 PM

This is an early release day. 

  • Elementary (K-5) In-person hybrid AM in-person attends/PM in-person is asynchronous 
  • Elementary (K-5) Fully virtual AM synchronous only/PM is asynchronous only

For Highland Middle School - When there are scheduled early release days, students who are scheduled to be in person will continue to come into the school 8:50 a.m.-12:31 p.m. Teachers will then offer office hours virtually from 1:00-1:45 p.m. for any student who may have questions or need assistance.

Students are dismissed for early release days at 1:45 p.m. Fully virtual students follow the same schedule. 

2-11-2021 K-5 Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Elementary Schools
3:15 PM - 8:15 PM Parent/Teacher conferences at the elementary schools.
2-12-2021 No School District Wide Event All Schools
No school; non-attendance day
2-15-2021 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Presidents' Day - no school.
2-22-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM The Board of Education meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.
2-26-2021 Early Release 20-21 Non/Partial Attendance Day Highland HMS
8:50 AM - 1:45 PM This is an early release day. Records Day. 

For Highland Middle School: When there are scheduled early release days, students who are scheduled to be in person will continue to come into the school 8:50 a.m.-12:31 p.m. Teachers will then offer office hours virtually from 1:00-1:45 p.m. for any student who may have questions or need assistance. Students are dismissed for early release days at 1:45 p.m. Fully virtual students follow the same schedule. 
2-26-2021 Late Start 20-21 Non/Partial Attendance Day K-5 Schools K-5 Schools
12:30 PM - 2:45 PM End of second trimester. Records Day. 
  • Elementary K-5 is Late Start - AM in-person is asynchronous only/PM in-person attends.
  • Elementary K-5 Virtual learning is AM is asynchronous only/PM is is synchronous only
3-3-2021 3rd Trimester Begins District Wide Event All Schools
The third trimester begins on this date. 
3-4-2021 ArtEffects Show 20-21 Music & Fine Arts All Schools Cook Park Library
"ArtEffects," the seventh annual all D70 student art show will be held this month at the Cook Park Library, 413 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville. An opening reception will be held from 6-8 p.m., today, March 4, at the library. Student artwork from all five D70 schools will be displayed throughout the library. Also performing will be The Strolling Strings and Highland Show Choir. 
3-4-2021 FAD 70 Meeting 20-21 Family Association Event All Schools Remote
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting. Copeland Manor School hosts.  
3-15-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM The Board of Education meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.
3-22-2021 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-23-2021 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-24-2021 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-25-2021 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-26-2021 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-29-2021 Classes Resume 2020-21 District Wide Event All Schools
Classes resume
4-2-2021 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
There is no school today.
4-2-2021 Para Appreciation Day 20-21 District Wide Event All Schools
Paraprofessional Appreciation Day is held on this day. Please thank a paraeducator for all that they do in our schools. 
4-5-2021 Teacher Inst.- No School 20-21 District Wide Event All Schools
Today is a Teacher Institute Day where teachers go to school but students are not in attendance. 
4-5-2021 Nat. Assistant Prin. Week District Wide Event All Schools
This week is National Assistant Principal Week. A time to celebrate our assistant principals. 
4-21-2021 Admin Professionals' Day 20-21 District Wide Event All Schools
Administrative Professionals' Day
4-21-2021 Midterms Issued 20-21 District Wide Event K-5 Schools
Midterms are issued
4-22-2021 Earth Day 2020-21 District Wide Event All Schools
Today is Earth Day. 
4-26-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM The Board of Education meeting follows at 7:00 p.m.
4-28-2021 6th Grade Parent Night District Wide Event All Schools Highland
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM Everything you ever wanted to know about 6th grade! Parents (only) are invited for 6th grade orientation.
5-5-2021 National Bike 2 School Dy District Wide Event All Schools
Today is National Bike to School Day
5-6-2021 FAD 70 Meeting 20-21 Family Association Event All Schools Remote
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting is held. Highland Middle School is the host.  
5-17-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM The Board of Education meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.
5-28-2021 Late Start 20-21 Non/Partial Attendance Day K-5 Schools K-5 Schools
12:30 PM - 2:45 PM End of second trimester. Records Day. 
  • Elementary K-5 is Late Start - AM in-person is asynchronous only/PM in-person attends.
  • Elementary K-5 Virtual learning is AM is asynchronous only/PM is is synchronous only
5-31-2021 No School - Memorial Day 20-21 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School. Memorial Day.
6-4-2021 Report Cards District Wide Event All Schools
Report cards distributed to elementary students and accessible online for Highland students.
6-4-2021 Ten. Last Day/Early Rele District Wide Event All Schools
The school day would start at the regular time and there would be an early release Last Day of school - TBD

This will be the official last day of school if District 70 does not use any of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the end of the year in school calendars. 
 
6-7-2021 Emergency Day District Wide Event All Schools
Make up day to be used in the event of an emergency school closing day earlier in the year. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use one of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-8-2021 Emergency Day District Wide Event All Schools
Make up day to be used in the event of an emergency school closing day earlier in the year. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use two of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-9-2021 Emergency Day District Wide Event All Schools
Make up day to be used in the event of an emergency school closing day earlier in the year.

Should District 70 use three of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-10-2021 Emergency Day District Wide Event All Schools
This is an emergency school day. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use four of the emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-11-2021 Emergency Day District Wide Event All Schools
Make up day to be used in the event of an emergency school closing day earlier in the year. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use all five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-11-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
6-18-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
6-21-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
7:00 PM - 9:30 PM The Board of Education meeting begins at 7:00 p.m.
6-25-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.