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Schools : Adler Butterfield Copeland District Office Highland Rockland Summer All Schools District 70 K-5 Schools
Event Categories : Athletics - Highland Board Meeting District Wide Event Family Association Event Music & Fine Arts Non/Partial Attendance Day School Event Student Activities
Date Title School Category
8-1-2017 School Offices Open All Schools District Wide Event
All schools
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM School offices open for the new academic year.
8-2-2017 New Sub Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
ERC Board Room
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM Orientation for new substitutes
8-8-2017 New Teacher Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
HMS
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Orientation for new teachers.
8-10-2017 New Teacher Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
Adler
8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Orientation for new teachers. Teachers work at school sites in the afternoon.
8-11-2017 7 & 8 Class Mailing Highland School Event
    7th and 8th grade class schedules will be mailed on this date for all 7th and 8th grade registered students. All 6th grade students will be asked to come to HMS on one of the Fall Preview dates to obtain schedules after showing proof of residency.
8-14-2017 K-5 Class Mailing K-5 Schools District Wide Event
Elementary Schools
    K-5 class assignments will be mailed on this date.
8-14-2017 New Teacher Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
Copeland
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Final day of orientation for new teachers.
8-14-2017 Fall Preview Highland School Event
HMS
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM Opportunity for parents and students to walk through HMS with their class schedules.
8-15-2017 New Family Meeting Butterfield School Event
Butterfield
9:00 AM - 10:00 AM Families new to Butterfield School are welcome to attend an informational meeting. Learn about the typical school day and other useful information.
8-15-2017 New Family Orientation Adler School Event
Learning Center
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Adler Park School orientation for new families.
8-15-2017 Fall Preview Highland School Event
HMS
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Opportunity for parents and students to walk through HMS with their class schedules.
8-15-2017 Kg and New Family Tour Rockland School Event
Rockland School
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM If you have an incoming Kindergartener or a student new to Rockland in any grade, this is a chance to get a tour of our wonderful school! You will not see the classrooms on this night, but will be able to walk the hallways and have questions answered.
8-15-2017 Kindergarten Meet & Greet Rockland School Event
Nicholas Dowden park
6:30 PM - 7:30 PM Please join us this summer at our Kindergarten Meet and Greets! This is a great opportunity for incoming students to meet new friends that will be also starting kindergarten at Rockland in the Fall 2017.  This is also good way to get to know other Rockland parents, and another chance to get some of your questions answered.  Meet and greets are an RFA sponsored event and completely optional. Come to one or all four! Stay a couple of minutes, or play for an hour! Child supervision is required, this is NOT a drop off event.  We hope to see you there this summer.  If you have any questions, please email Kristin Swanson at Kristin.swanson@crosslifeefc.org.
 
8-16-2017 New Teacher Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
ERC
8:30 AM - 11:30 AM Final day of orientation for new teachers.
8-16-2017 Mentor Mtg. All Schools District Wide Event
ERC
10:15 AM - 11:30 AM Mentors will meet with new staff for an initial discussion about their New Teacher Program responsibilities.
8-16-2017 New Teacher Luncheon All Schools District Wide Event
Butterfield LC
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM Luncheon with new staff, mentors, administrators, administrative assistants and secretaries.
8-21-2017 Teacher Institute 17-18 All Schools District Wide Event
Home School, Copeland, Back to home school
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Teacher Institute Day.
Welcome Back in your school-based meetings at 8 a.m.
District 70 Welcome at Copeland Manor School at 9:30 a.m.
Lunch follows at Copeland at 11 a.m.
Professional development and staff planning at your home school noon to 3 p.m.
8-21-2017 1st Gr Supply Drop Off Adler School Event
2:00 PM - 2:30 PM First Grade students and parents are invited to come to their classroom and drop off their supplies.
8-21-2017 1st Gr Supply Drop Off Rockland School Event
First Grade Classrooms
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM Welcome First Graders! Bring your school supplies to your classroom and meet your teacher! Parents are welcome. If you pre-ordered a school supply box, it will be in the classroom.
8-21-2017 2nd Gr Supply Drop Off Rockland School Event
Second Grade Classrooms
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM Welcome Second Graders! Bring your school supplies to your classroom and meet your teacher! Parents are welcome. If you pre-ordered a school supply box, it will be in the classroom.
8-21-2017 Peer Helper Training Highland School Event
Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Student Peer Helper Training will take place on this date.
8-22-2017 Teacher Institute 17-18 All Schools District Wide Event
At your home school
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Teacher Institute Day.
Training and staff plan time at home school. 
8-22-2017 Meet & Greet Butterfield School Event
Butterfield School
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM Welcome back the new year with friends and family. Food, fun and entertainment will enhance the evening's event. Students in 1st through 5th grades will have the opportunity to visit classrooms and meet teachers as well as drop off supplies. Kindergarteners and their parents will have the opportunity to visit their classrooms and meet their teachers on Wednesday, Aug. 23, during Kindergarten Open House.
8-22-2017 Peer Helper Training Highland School Event
Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM Student Peer Helper Training will take place on this date.
8-22-2017 Kick-off Picnic Butterfield Family Association Event
Butterfield School
4:00 PM - 6:00 PM Welcome back the new year with friends and family. Food, fun, and entertainment will enhance the evening's event. Students in 1st through 5th grades will have the opportunity to visit classrooms and meet teachers as well as drop off supplies. Kindergartners and their parents will have the opportunity to visit their classrooms and meet their teachers on Wednesday, Aug. 23, during Kindergarten Open House.
8-22-2017 K-5 Parent Language Arts K-5 Schools District Wide Event
Copeland Manor School gym
6:15 PM - 7:45 PM

 

K-5 Parent Language Arts Overview at Copeland Manor School gym

8-23-2017 Classes Begin 1-8 All Schools District Wide Event
    The first day of classes for students in 1st - 8th grades.
The school day runs from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. for first through fifth grade, while sixth through eighth grades (middle school) the school day runs 8:50 a.m. to 3:35 p.m.
Kindergartners attend an Open House today. 
8-23-2017 Opening Ceremony Rockland School Event
In front of Rockland school
8:15 AM - 8:45 AM Welcome Back. Please meet on the playground between 8 - 8:15 AM and find your teacher who will be holding a sign of her name. Principal Jeff Knapp will kick off the school year by ringing the Rockland bell. Parents are invited to attend.
8-23-2017 Kindergarten Kick-Off K-5 Schools District Wide Event
9:45 AM - 10:15 AM Kindergartners and their parents attend an Open House at their home school that runs from 9:45 to 10:15 a.m. Parents are invited -today only and only 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 from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. on Aug. 24.
8-23-2017 Kdg Meet & Greet Rockland Family Association Event
Nicholas Dowden Park
10:30 AM - 11:30 AM Incoming kindergarteners can play and meet classmates.
8-24-2017 Kindy 1st Day of School K-5 Schools District Wide Event
8:15 AM - 2:45 PM Kindergarten students will attend school for the entire day today, following the regular school day from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m.
Students are to be in their classrooms by 8:15 a.m.
8-24-2017 New Sub Orientation All Schools District Wide Event
ERC Board Room
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM Orientation for new substitutes
8-24-2017 AFA BBQ Adler Family Association Event
Adler Park School
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM The annual BBQ behind Adler Park School hosted by the AFA. Please join us for dinner and great company as we start the school year.
8-25-2017 PBS Day Butterfield School Event
Butterfield
    Butterfield Students will be introduced to expected behaviors as they tour the school.
8-25-2017 RFA picnic Rockland Family Association Event
5:30 PM - 7:30 PM Come one, come all to the Rockland playground! Food will be available for purchase, or bring your own picnic. Great entertainment is scheduled, and school bathrooms will be open. Bring folding chairs or blankets to sit upon. 5:30 - 7:30 pm.
8-28-2017 STAR Assessment K-5 K-5 Schools District Wide Event
    STAR early literacy, math and reading assessments for K-5 students
8-28-2017 7/8 Girls VB Tryouts Highland Athletics - Highland
Highland Gyms
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM There will be tryouts today and tomorrow for any 7th or 8th grade girl wishing to participate on the Highland Girls' Volleyball team.  Tryouts will begin at 3:45 and last until 5:30.  Anyone trying out is expected to attend both tryouts.  If this is not possible, please contact your grade level coach to discuss it with them.

In order to attend the tryouts, girls must have a signed permission slip with them (found on the Highland Athletics Website) and a current physical on file with the school nurse.  The physical must be dated within the past 13 months.  If you are not sure if your current physical is already on file, please have your student check the list on the wall outside of the Nurse's office at the start of the school year.  If their name is NOT on the list, then their physical is NOT current.  If you have any questions about the tryouts, you can contact the coaches (Mr. Carollo -8th or Mrs. Beshel- 7th) or the Athletic Director (Mrs. Langlie). Questions regarding physicals should be directed to the school nurse (Mrs. Patterson).

 

8-28-2017 Board Meeting All Schools Board Meeting
ERC Board Room
7:30 PM - 9:30 PM The Committee of the Whole meeting usually begins at 6:30 p.m., but please check the agenda posted for this meeting to catch any changes.
The Board of Education meeting follows at 7:30 p.m.
8-29-2017 Butterflier Articles Due Butterfield School Event
    Information that you would like to be published in the monthly newsletter is due this date.
8-29-2017 STAR Assessment K-5 K-5 Schools District Wide Event
    STAR early literacy, math and reading assessments for K-5 students
8-29-2017 7/8 Girls VB Tryouts Highland Athletics - Highland
Highland Gyms
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM The second day of tryouts for any 7th or 8th grade girl wishing to participate on the Highland Girls' Volleyball team will be held today.  Tryouts will begin at 3:45 and last until 5:30.  Anyone trying out is expected to attend both tryouts.  If this is not possible, please contact your grade level coach to discuss it with them.

In order to attend the tryouts, girls must have a signed permission slip with them (found on the Highland Athletics Website) and a current physical on file with the school nurse.  The physical must be dated within the past 13 months.  If you are not sure if your current physical is already on file, please have your student check the list on the wall outside of the Nurse's office at the start of the school year.  If their name is NOT on the list, then their physical is NOT current.  If you have any questions about the tryouts, you can contact the coaches (Mr. Carollo -8th or Mrs. Beshel- 7th) or the Athletic Director (Mrs. Langlie). Questions regarding physicals should be directed to the school nurse (Mrs. Patterson).
 
8-29-2017 Curriculum Night Rockland School Event
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM All parents are invited to Rockland to visit their child's classroom. Mr. Knapp will begin promptly at 6:30 in the gym, and then there will be two classroom "sessions" that you can attend: 6:45 - 7:15 and 7:25 - 7:55 PM. See you there!
8-29-2017 Curriculum Night Adler School Event
Adler
7:00 PM - 8:10 PM Adler Curriculum night for parents only.
8-30-2017 STAR Assessment K-5 K-5 Schools District Wide Event
    STAR early literacy, math and reading assessments for K-5 students
8-30-2017 7/8 Co-Ed Soccer Tryouts Highland Athletics - Highland
Highland Field
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM There will be tryouts today, tomorrow and Friday for any 7th or 8th grader wishing to participate on the Highland Soccer team.  Tryouts will begin at 3:45 and last until 5:30.  Anyone trying out is expected to attend all tryouts.  If this is not possible, please contact your grade level coach to discuss it with them.

In order to attend the tryouts, students must have a signed permission slip with them (found on the Highland Athletics Website) and a current physical on file with the school nurse.  The physical must be dated within the past 13 months.  If you are not sure if your current physical is already on file, please have your student check the list on the wall outside of the Nurse's office at the start of the school year.  If their name is NOT on the list, then their physical is NOT current.  If you have any questions about the tryouts, you can contact the coaches (Mr. Lieding -8th or Mr. Crown- 7th) or the Athletic Director (Mrs. Langlie). Questions regarding physicals should be directed to the school nurse (Mrs. Patterson).
 
8-30-2017 Curriculum Night/BFA Expo Butterfield School Event
Butterfield
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM Curriculum Night is an opportunity for parents to hear directly from the teacher what their child's school experience will be.
Teacher Session 1 6:00-6:30 PM
Teacher Session 2 6:30-7:00 PM
Principal & BFA Welcome 7:00PM -7:15 PM (Gym)
BFA Expo 7:15-8:00 PM (Commons)
 
8-31-2017 STAR Assessment K-5 K-5 Schools District Wide Event
    STAR early literacy, math and reading assessments for K-5 students
8-31-2017 7/8 Co-Ed Soccer Tryouts Highland Athletics - Highland
Highland Field
3:45 PM - 5:30 PM Tryouts will continue today and tomorrow for any 7th or 8th grader wishing to participate on the Highland Soccer team.  Tryouts will begin at 3:45 and last until 5:30.  Anyone trying out is expected to attend all tryouts.  If this is not possible, please contact your grade level coach to discuss it with them.

In order to attend the tryouts, students must have a signed permission slip with them (found on the Highland Athletics Website) and a current physical on file with the school nurse.  The physical must be dated within the past 13 months.  If you are not sure if your current physical is already on file, please have your student check the list on the wall outside of the Nurse's office at the start of the school year.  If their name is NOT on the list, then their physical is NOT current.  If you have any questions about the tryouts, you can contact the coaches (Mr. Lieding -8th or Mr. Crown- 7th) or the Athletic Director (Mrs. Langlie). Questions regarding physicals should be directed to the school nurse (Mrs. Patterson).
 
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