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  • Even our hallways are a Class Act!

  • 7th grade students

    7th graders enjoying the 100% club at lunch.

    All these students had all of their work in on time all 2nd trimester!

  • 6 Gold Spirit Award winner

    6 Gold Spirit Award winner

  • Students with Mr. Hallmark

  • 7th Grade students accepting their Design to Make a Difference Award

    February Design to Make a Difference Winners

    Awardees whose project will add recess equipment

  • Students rehearsing for the musical

    Students rehearsing for the musical

  • 7 Gold Teachers

    7 Gold Teachers at Conferences

  • Genius Hour research is underway

  • Student playing floor hockey

    Floor Hockey Intramural

  • Students pulling suckers at the French Winter Carnival

    French Club Winter Carnival

  • Mrs. Dunlap speaking at the HMS Speech Festival

    Speech Festival Hosted at HMS

  • Mrs. Fox and Mrs. Langlie is Bears sweatshirts

    Teachers representing their favorite teams

    The NFL is donating $5 for every tweet and RT to their nonprofit military partners.

  • Students at an assembly

    Celebrating students who are involved!

  • Jack Andraka speaking to all of HMS

    Author Jack Andraka speaking to all of HMS

  • Feet on pedals

    Get fit while you sit?

    We got some new exercise pedals and students are trying them out while they read!

  • Teachers posing for the DEMCO award

    Teachers were awarded the DEMCO award!

  • Highland Middle School Talent Show Cast

    Highland Middle School Talent Show

  • Students on Chrome Books

    Students celebrating hour of code week

  • 6th Grade Student Winners for Design to Make a Difference

    Design to Make a Difference Winners

    Students were awarded money to add shelving in the 6th grade bathrooms.

  • Dr. Guy Schumacher greeting our participants and family at the Speech Festival

    Lakeside Drama and Speech Festival

  • Students with a cake for Día de los Reyes Celebration

    Día de los Reyes Celebration w/ Spanish

  • Students with trophies

    Bringing home the XC bling

  • Students with author Jack Andraka

    Students with author Jack Andraka

  • Student at poll booth

    Students are casting their votes!

  • Marching Band in the Homecoming Parade

  • Highland Celebrates International Peace Day

  • Breakfast for Highland Buddies

  • Green Hornets making our space beautiful!

    This year's Green Hornets environmental club cleaning up the courtyard and planting mums.

  • Library Jenga

  • Breaking out of integer breakoutedu!!

  • Checking their subunits with the microscope.

  • Research Bootcamp in the Learning Center

  • Students running hard at Cross Country

  • 7 Maroon students at the 100% club celebration

    7 Maroon 100% Club

  • Students drawing blue prints

    Helping redesign our future library space

  • Parents, students, and staff receiving training from Marc Hans

    Design Thinking workshop

    Parents, students, and staff work with Marc Hans on Design Thinking

  • Mr. Friedman receives the Class Act Belt

    Mr. Friedman receives the Class Act Belt

Preschool Screening Dates for 2019-20
Medical Supplies

The Preschool Screening dates for the 2019-20 school year are set. 

Screening dates for all 3-, 4- and 5-year-old children living in the District 70 boundary area are invited to a free screening that will evaluate their vision, hearing, speech, language, cognitive development. and fine and gross motor skills. 

Updated 7-9-2019 1:17 PM
HMS Office Summer Hours
School's Closed The Highland Middle School main office will be CLOSED for the month of July. Regular office hours resume on August 1st.  If you need assistance during the month of July, you can contact the ERC at 847-362-9695.
Updated 6-27-2019 10:01 AM
D70 Views Newsletter Now Available

The D70 Views community-wide newsletter is now available. 

Updated 7-9-2019 12:39 PM
HMS Fall Preview 2019
Highland Use the link below to access information about Highland Middle School's 2019 Fall Preview

Updated 5-9-2019 10:56 AM
HMS 2019-2020 Supply List
School Supplies The Highland Middle School 2019-2020 is now posted.  Use the link below for more information.

Updated 6-10-2019 12:59 PM
New Student Registration Now Open
District 70

New student registration for the 2019-20 school year is now open. 


Updated 7-9-2019 1:05 PM
D70 Hires New Supt for 2019-22
Announcement Photo

Please welcome our new Superintendent of Schools, Dr. Matt Barbini. 

Updated 7-1-2019 9:17 AM
School Schedule 2019-20

Educational Resource Center open (through July) from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday. 

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 7-15-2019 1:37 PM
District 70 Calendar for the 2019-20 School Year
Calendar The approved calendar for the 2019-20 school year for Libertyville School District 70.
Updated 1-17-2019 4:24 PM