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    Copeland Leaders 2017-2018

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    The treasure at the end of the rainbow

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    Our new Student Council Officers

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    Mrs. Grote's class with the firetruck

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    Bringing Literature to Life Assembly

    Mr. Chris Fascione

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    Halloween Read In

    The staff at the Halloween Read In

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    Halloween Staff Photo

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    Blue Ribbon Award

    Accepting the award

  • Blue Ribbon Award

    Blue Ribbon Award

    In DC with the award

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    Veterans Day 2017

    Veterans at the celebration

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    Veterans Day 2017

    One of our Veterans

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    The Magic Storyteller during Science Night

    Chris McBrien teaches science through storytelling

  • Blue Ribbon Award

    Blue Ribbon Award

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Calendar for 2019-20 School Year Breaks
District 70

While we calculate trimesters, we'd like to share important dates with you for the 2019-20 school year calendar. 

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 4:33 PM
FAD70 Presentation on Homework, Assessment Data
Erik Youngman

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. 

Updated 4-4-2018 12:16 PM
Teacher Institute April 27
District 70

A Teacher Institute Day, where teachers attend school but students do not, will be held April 27, 2018. 

Updated 4-4-2018 12:12 PM
2018-2019 Kinder and New Student Registration
2018-2019

The Kindergarten and New Student Registration Page is now open for the 2018-2019 school year. This is for NEW STUDENTS only. Parents of returning students will receive further instructions in April. Information can also be found through the NewStudents2018-2019 link under the HOME menu on the district or school web sites.

This page contains information parents will need in order to complete the registration process. It includes additional links to packets (PDF) of required forms, and medical and financial assistance information.

 

Updated 2-2-2018 3:55 PM
Summer School Registration Open
Sun

   Libertyville Elementary District 70 summer school registration is now open through May 18.
   Summer school for this year will be held from June 11 through July 12, Monday through Thursday, for second through eighth grade at Highland Middle School and will return next door for pre-kindergarten and pre-first grade classes at Rockland School. An Open House will be held June 7.
Busing will be available for students to match school hours from 8:30 to 11:45 a.m. 

Updated 4-4-2018 12:14 PM
Fees Increase to Cover Technology
District 70

Student textbook and technology fees for the 2018-2019 school year will increase to help pay for updated infrastructure, new software, and technology devices.     

Fees for the upcoming school year, including textbook rental fees, technology fees, and supply costs, will be $125 for students in kindergarten through fifth-grade and eighth grade, while sixth- and seventh-graders will pay $225 to help cover the costs of one-to-one Chromebooks. 

“We’ve worked hard to keep costs low as we consider the bottom line for our stakeholders,” Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher said during a Monday night meeting before the Board of Education approved the increase. “Now we need to increase the fees just to try to keep up. Technology changes, we need to update the infrastructure, buy new devices so that our students can take their assessments online. Without charging for extracurricular activities, including athletic participation (or music), our fees are still inline when compared to neighboring school districts.” 

Updated 1-23-2018 3:22 PM
Calendar for the 2018-19 School Year
Calendar

The calendar for the 2018-19 school year. 

Updated 1-11-2018 1:52 PM
Opt-In To Be Notified By Text Of School Closings
Snowflake 1

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
School Closings, Emergency Notifications
Snowflake 1 District 70 takes closing schools seriously. When the decision is made to close schools due to inclement weather, District 70 uses an emergency notification system to deliver phone calls and emails about school closings or safety emergencies.

 There also now is an option to opt-in to receive the information via text by texting 67587 with either Y or YES as the message you send. 

 This text (SMS) service only will be used in the event of school closings or a school emergency. For more information about school closings, please read the FAQ.
Updated 11-29-2017 6:02 PM
Copeland Manor Named 2017 Blue Ribbon School
Blue Ribbon Schools 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 10-20-2017 1:58 PM
We Have an App for That - The D70 Mobile App
District 70 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 11:05 AM
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 10-3-2017 11:05 AM
What's New In Language Arts
Notebook

What's new in the kindergarten through fifth grade language arts and literature program. 

Updated 8-25-2017 2:50 PM
Reporting a Student Absence
Phone Copeland Manor now has an attendance line!

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: 
Copeland Manor School: 847-932-0058

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 1:18 PM