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  • Learning and Fun at  Rockland

    Learning and Fun at Rockland

  • Spring at Rockland

    Spring at Rockland

  • Rockland Blue Ribbon Awards 1990 & 2014

    Rockland Blue Ribbon Awards 1990 & 2014

  • Working on Maps - 3rd Grade

    Working on Maps - 3rd Grade

  • Music - learning about notes

    Music - learning about notes

  • Math x Math

    Math x Math

  • PE Climbing

    PE Climbing

  • Volleyball in PE

    Volleyball in PE

  • Kindergarten Technology

    Kindergarten Technology

  • Science 2nd Grade

    Science 2nd Grade

  • MakerSpace


  • MakerSpace Activity

    MakerSpace Activity

  • Thank you RFA

    Thank you RFA

  • 3rd Grade Shark Tank!

    3rd Grade Shark Tank!

  • Helping Rockland Shine

    Helping Rockland Shine

  • Visit with State Rep Sauer

    Visit with State Rep Sauer

  • Fairness Pillar Students

    Fairness Pillar Students

  • April / May Gym Class Heroes

    April / May Gym Class Heroes

  • Our First Grade READERS!

    Our First Grade READERS!

  • Kindergarten Celebration

    Kindergarten Celebration

  • Beautiful day for Field Day

    Beautiful day for Field Day

  • More field day fun...

    More field day fun...

  • Thank you Volunteers

    Thank you Volunteers

  • Jump for Field Day

    Jump for Field Day

  • PBS Last Day Fun

    PBS Last Day Fun

  • Battle Ball PBS Fun

    Battle Ball PBS Fun

  • Closing Ceremonies

    Closing Ceremonies

  • Mr. Knapp closes the year, welcomes Summer

    Mr. Knapp closes the year, welcomes Summer

  • Girl Scouts Flag Ceremony

    Girl Scouts Flag Ceremony

  • Ring out the close of school

    Ring out the close of school

  • Have a Great Summer

    Have a Great Summer

  • Student Artwork

    Student Artwork

  • Student Artwork

    Student Artwork

  • Student Artwork

    Student Artwork

  • Student Artwork

    Student Artwork

  • Student Artwork

    Student Artwork

D70 Supt. Search Information
District 70

A letter from the Board of Education addressing the critical process, opportunities for input, and important dates as the search for a new Superintendent of Schools begins. A new superintendent will be in place for the 2019-20 school year.

Updated 5-2-2018 3:14 PM
Supt. Search - The 10 Step Process

(Click the image below to play the video.)

Updated 5-2-2018 3:38 PM
ERC Open All Summer
District 70 District 70's Educational Resource Center, where administrative offices are located, is open from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday in June and July. 

The Registrar is located at the ERC. Questions about registration or new families wanting to register can schedule an appointment by calling 837-362-9695. 


Updated 6-6-2018 2:39 PM
School Starts Aug. 22
2018-2019 The first day of classes for students first through eighth grade is Aug. 22, 2018. The school day for first through fifth grade runs from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. The sixth through eighth grade school day runs from 8:50 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.

Kindergartners and their parents attend an Open House at their home school on Aug. 22, which runs from 9:45 to 10:15 a.m. Parents are invited on Aug. 22 -with one parent per child- to ride the bus to and from school with their kindergartner if their child is assigned a bus route. Kindergartners attend their first full day of school from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. on Aug. 23.
Updated 6-6-2018 10:23 AM
All Schools Open In June

The front offices for Adler Park, Butterfield, Copeland Manor, Highland Middle and Rockland schools are open throughout June. However, staff may be off campus for important meetings so please call ahead if you plan to schedule a visit. Thank you and enjoy your summer. 

Schools are closed throughout July and re-open Aug. 1. 

Updated 6-6-2018 10:24 AM
School Supplies Lists
School Supplies

Kindergarten-2nd Grade School Supplies List:

3rd-5th Grade School Supplies List:

Updated 5-2-2018 3:10 PM
Rockland Spirit Week
Announcement Photo Rockland Spirit Week: March 12-16


Updated 3-12-2018 11:26 AM
Libertyville District 70 Summer School 2018
The 2018 Summer School course catalog and course offerings are available online at

District 70 Summer School will run from 8:30 until 11:45, Monday through Thursday, From June 11 through to July 12. 

Classes will not be held on Fridays for the entire 5-week program. There will be no school on July 4th or July 5th in observance of Independence Day.

Summer School will be located at Highland Middle School, 310 W. Rockland Rd., and next door at Rockland School, 160 W. Rockland Rd., both located in Libertyville. Pre-Kindergarten and Pre-First grade programs will be held at Rockland School.

In-District registration runs from March 4th to May 25th. Out-of-District registration runs March 12th to May 18th. 

Transportation to and from Summer School will be available through bussing for an additional fee with pick-up and drop-off points at Adler Park School, Butterfield School, Central Park, Copeland Manor School, and Overholser Park.

For more information, contact Executive Director Gerry Carollo at


Updated 3-2-2018 11:50 AM
Potbelly Dine and Share March 13th
Announcement Photo

Eat at Potbelly and 25% of the proceeds go to Rockland School!  Fantastic!!

March 13th 5-8 pm

Make sure to tell them that you are there for Rockland School!


Updated 2-6-2018 3:54 PM
2018-2019 Kinder and New Student Registration

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
Calendar for the 2018-19 School Year

The calendar for the 2018-19 school year. 

Updated 1-11-2018 1:52 PM
Bundle Up!
Snowflake 2 Cold temperatures are here!  Students will go outside for recess if the temperature is above 10 degrees fahrenheit and above zero degrees windchill.  Kids need fresh air and exercise, so please send them prepared to be comfortable outside playing on cold days for a 20 minute recess! 
Updated 11-10-2017 3:43 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
New Attendance Phone Number

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: 

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 8-22-2017 10:48 AM
Frequently Asked Questions

Here are some common questions and answers about all things Rockland!

Updated 8-4-2017 10:31 AM
School Supply List 2017-18
School Supplies Here is the school supply list for 2017-18.

If you pre-ordered the school supply box from SchoolKidz, it will be waiting in your student's classroom on the first day of school.  Remember to check the above list for things that will not be in the pre-ordered box, such as gym shoes to leave at school and backpacks.
Updated 8-4-2017 10:36 AM