Superintendent's Events
Date Title Category School Location
4-26-2017 Admin. Professionals' Day District Wide Event All Schools
Administrative Professionals' Day
4-27-2017 BoE Organizational Meet Board Meeting All Schools ERC
6:00 PM - 6:30 PM Organizational meeting of the Libertyville School District 70 Board of Education. Agenda includes swearing in of four members, followed by the assignment of positions and committees. 
5-4-2017 FAD 70 Meeting Family Association Event All Schools Butterfield School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting at Butterfield School.
5-18-2017 Board of Ed Workshop Board Meeting All Schools ERC Board Room
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM  Board Governance Workshop 
5-22-2017 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
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.
5-26-2017 Early Release Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM End of second trimester. Records Day.
This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m.
Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m.
5-29-2017 No School - Memorial Day Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School. Memorial Day.
6-2-2017 Tentative Last Day District Wide Event All Schools
Projected last day of school if no emergency days are used. School would start at the regular time and there would be an early release for K-5 at 1:15 p.m. and an early release for 6-8 at 1:45 p.m.
If all five emergency days are used, the last day of school would be June 9.
6-2-2017 Report Cards District Wide Event All Schools
(Tentative) Report cards distributed to elementary students and accessible online for Highland students.
6-5-2017 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.
6-6-2017 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.
6-7-2017 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.
6-8-2017 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.
6-9-2017 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.
6-12-2017 Summer School Begins District Wide Event All Schools HMS and Copeland Manor schools
Summer school begins at Highland Middle School and neighboring Rockland School.
7-3-2017 No Summer School District Wide Event All Schools
No school today. 
7-3-2017 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event All Schools
All District 70 offices are closed.
7-4-2017 No Summer School District Wide Event All Schools
No school today.
7-13-2017 Summer School Ends District Wide Event All Schools
The last day of summer school.
8-1-2017 School Offices Open District Wide Event All Schools All schools
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM School offices open for the new academic year.
8-14-2017 K-5 Class Mailing District Wide Event K-5 Schools Elementary Schools
K-5 class assignments will be mailed on this date.
8-21-2017 Teacher Institute 17-18 District Wide Event All Schools
Teacher Institute Day
8-22-2017 Teacher Institute 17-18 District Wide Event All Schools
Teacher Institute Day
8-23-2017 Classes Begin 1-8 District Wide Event All Schools
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. 
8-28-2017 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools 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.
9-4-2017 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Labor Day - No School
9-7-2017 FAD 70 Meeting Family Association Event All Schools Copeland Manor School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting at Copeland Manor School.
9-21-2017 No School 17-18 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School
9-22-2017 Teacher Institute 17-18 District Wide Event All Schools
Teacher Institute Day
9-25-2017 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
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.
10-2-2017 Wear A Blue Shirt District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Students, teachers, and staff are asked to wear blue shirts on Monday, Oct. 2, in honor of Blue Shirt Monday - in support of World Day Bullying Prevention. 
10-16-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-17-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-18-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-18-2017 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.
10-18-2017 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
10-18-2017 K-5 Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools
5:15 PM - 8:15 PM Parent/Teacher conferences to be held at the elementary schools.
10-19-2017 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 16-22 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 21 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-19-2017 Business Partners District Wide Event All Schools ERC Board Room
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM This meeting is for the purpose of our District 70 Business Partners to choose the mini-grants recipients for 2016-17 school year as they meet in the ERC.
10-19-2017 Early Release Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m.
Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m. Parent-teacher conferences.
10-19-2017 K-5 Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools
3:15 PM - 8:15 PM Parent/Teacher conferences to be held at the elementary schools.
10-19-2017 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
10-20-2017 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School
10-23-2017 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
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.
11-13-2017 American Education Week District Wide Event All Schools
Kindergarten-Fifth: Each school will provide information regarding classroom visits. Highland Middle School: Parents may receive invitations to observe or participate in their child's classrooms. Additionally, parents may make arrangements to visit specific classes by simply contacting their child's teacher and scheduling a date during the week for a visit.
11-14-2017 American Education Week District Wide Event All Schools
Kindergarten-Fifth: Each school will provide information regarding classroom visits. Highland Middle School: Parents may receive invitations to observe or participate in their child's classrooms. Additionally, parents may make arrangements to visit specific classes by simply contacting their child's teacher and scheduling a date during the week for a visit.
11-15-2017 American Education Week District Wide Event All Schools
Kindergarten-Fifth: Each school will provide information regarding classroom visits. Highland Middle School: Parents may receive invitations to observe or participate in their child's classrooms. Additionally, parents may make arrangements to visit specific classes by simply contacting their child's teacher and scheduling a date during the week for a visit.
11-15-2017 School Board Members Day District Wide Event All Schools
Today is School Board Appreciation Day as designated by the Illinois Association of School Boards. In salute and thanks to the nearly 6,000 elected school board members in the state, November 15, is designated as "School Board Members Day" in Illinois. This is an opportunity to build community awareness and understanding about the crucial role a locally elected board of education assumes in a representative democracy.
11-16-2017 American Education Week District Wide Event All Schools
Kindergarten-Fifth: Each school will provide information regarding classroom visits. Highland Middle School: Parents may receive invitations to observe or participate in their child's classrooms. Additionally, parents may make arrangements to visit specific classes by simply contacting their child's teacher and scheduling a date during the week for a visit.
11-16-2017 FAD 70 Meeting Family Association Event All Schools Rockland School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting at Rockland School.
11-17-2017 American Education Week District Wide Event All Schools
Kindergarten-Fifth: Each school will provide information regarding classroom visits. Highland Middle School: Parents may receive invitations to observe or participate in their child's classrooms. Additionally, parents may make arrangements to visit specific classes by simply contacting their child's teacher and scheduling a date during the week for a visit.
11-17-2017 Early Release 17-18 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM End of second trimester. Records Day. This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m. Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m.
11-22-2017 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School.
11-23-2017 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No school. Thanksgiving Day.
11-24-2017 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No school.
11-27-2017 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
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.
11-29-2017 Report Cards Issued District Wide Event All Schools
Report cards will be issued for K-5, released online for 6-8.
12-18-2017 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
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.
12-22-2017 Winter Break- No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-25-2017 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-26-2017 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-27-2017 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-28-2017 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-29-2017 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-1-2018 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - Holiday - no school.
1-2-2018 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-3-2018 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-4-2018 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-5-2018 Winter Break - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-8-2018 Classes Resume 2017-18 District Wide Event All Schools
Classes resume
1-11-2018 FAD 70 Meeting Family Association Event All Schools Adler Park School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting at Adler Park School.
1-15-2018 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day- No School.
1-22-2018 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
7:30 PM - 9:00 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.
2-14-2018 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.
2-14-2018 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher conferences to be held at Highland Middle School.
2-14-2018 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.
2-15-2018 Early Release Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m. Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m. Parent-teacher conferences.
2-15-2018 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.
2-15-2018 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland MIddle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher conferences to be held at the middle school.
2-16-2018 NO SCHOOL District Wide Event All Schools
No school; non-attendance day
2-19-2018 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Presidents' Day - no school.
2-26-2018 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
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.
3-1-2018 FAD 70 Meeting Family Association Event All Schools ERC
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting at ERC next to Butterfield School. 
3-2-2018 Early Release 17-18 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM End of second trimester. Records Day. This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m. Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m.
3-8-2018 ArtEffects Show 3/8-3/30 Music & Fine Arts All Schools Cook Park Library
"ArtEffects," the fifth annual all D70 student art show will be held from March 8 - March 30 at the Cook Park Library, 413 N. Milwaukee Ave., Libertyville. An opening reception will be held from 6-8 p.m., today, March 8, at the library. Student artwork from all five D70 schools will be displayed throughout the library.
3-8-2018 Report Cards 17-18 District Wide Event All Schools
Report cards distributed to elementary students and accessible online for Highland students.
3-19-2018 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
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.
3-26-2018 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-27-2018 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-28-2018 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-29-2018 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-30-2018 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
4-3-2018 Classes Resume 2017-18 District Wide Event All Schools
Classes resume
4-23-2018 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
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.
4-24-2018 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.
4-25-2018 Admin. Professionals' Day District Wide Event All Schools
Administrative Professionals' Day
4-27-2018 No School - Teacher Inst. Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Teacher Institute - no school for students.
5-3-2018 FAD 70 Meeting Family Association Event All Schools Highland Middle School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting at Highland Middle School. 
5-21-2018 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
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.
5-25-2018 Early Release 17-18 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools All Schools
1:15 PM - 1:45 PM End of second trimester. Records Day. This is an early release day. K - 5th grade students are dismissed at 1:15 p.m. Highland 6th - 8th grade students are dismissed at 1:45 p.m.
5-28-2018 No School - Memorial Day Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School. Memorial Day.
6-1-2018 Report Cards District Wide Event All Schools
(Tentative) Report cards distributed to elementary students and accessible online for Highland students.
6-1-2018 Ten. Last Day/Early Rele District Wide Event All Schools
Projected last day of school if no emergency days are used. School would start at the regular time and there would be an early release for K-5 at 1:15 p.m. and an early release for 6-8 at 1:45 p.m. If all five emergency days are used, the last day of school would be June 9.
6-4-2018 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.
6-5-2018 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.
6-6-2018 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.
6-7-2018 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.
6-8-2018 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.
6-11-2018 Summer School Begins District Wide Event All Schools HMS and Rockland schools
Summer school begins at Highland Middle School and neighboring Rockland School.
7-4-2018 No School District Wide Event All Schools
No school today.
7-12-2018 Summer School Ends District Wide Event All Schools
The last day of summer school.
7-30-2018 School Offices Open District Wide Event All Schools All schools
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM School offices open for the new academic year.