Superintendent's Department Resources
District 70 Dr. Schumacher Warm Weather Safety Letter
An open letter to parents and staff reviewing safety measures to and from school during warm weather. (May 2016)
Posted 5-20-2016 10:35 AM
Business Partners Business Partners Application & Letter
If you are interested in becoming a Business Partner please download this form and mail, with check, to: Libertyville School District 70 1381 W. Lake Street Libertyville, IL 60048 Attn: Rose Bourgeois
Posted 11-10-2010 9:57 AM
District 70 Tribune Story on Full-Day Kindergarten
Chicago Tribune story about full-day, fee-based, optional kindergarten, featuring Libertyville Elementary District 70. Published Jan. 29.
Posted 1-29-2013 12:24 PM
Newspaper HMS Teaches Students Not To Fear Failure
A story about teaching students not to fear failure but to look at it as a first try and to know that mistakes are necessary. Featured in the Libertyville Review on Feb. 14, 2013. HMS teachers Mr. Liu and Mrs. Branding are featured.
Posted 2-15-2013 11:22 AM
Calendar 2016-17 Calendar At-A-Glance
The 2016-17 school year calendar at-a-glance.
Posted 11-30-2015 10:50 AM
District 70 Parent-Student Handbook 2016-17 Sign-Off Form
The sign-off form for the Parent Student Handbook for the 2016-17 school year.
Posted 8-28-2015 1:24 PM
Newspaper D70's lending money to Gavin D37 praised by Herald
The Daily Herald, known for its critical look into government spending and government action, praises D70 for lending money to cash-strapped Gavin D37 on a short-term basis.
Posted 4-26-2012 5:29 PM
District 70 Parent-Student Handbook 2016-17
The Parent-Student Handbook for the 2016-17 school year.
Posted 8-28-2015 1:23 PM
Roof-top Solar Panels Planning for Butterfield, HMS
Butterfield and Highland Middle schools will be fitted for solar panels with the help of two $900,000 grants - making Libertyville School District 70 the largest solar-run elementary school district in the state.
Posted 6-2-2014 5:36 PM
Crossing Guard Crossing Guards Needed
The Libertyville Police Department is looking for school crossing guards to serve the 2017-18 school year. Currently, the need is for Copeland Manor School at South Fourth and at Highland Middle School at the intersection of Rockland Road and Garfield Avenue. 
For more information, contact Sgt. Chad Roszkowiak at 847-918-2040 or at
Posted 10-1-2014 11:02 AM
ABC Preschool Screenings 2016-17
Preschool screening dates.
Posted 8-31-2015 3:55 PM
District 70 Communication Updates - Calendar, YouTube
Update on communication changes to the calendar, YouTube and the Emergency Notification System
Posted 2-23-2015 6:42 PM
Application for Mini-Grant 2016-2017
For application information about mini-grants.
Posted 11-30-2015 2:34 PM
Mini-Grant Awards 2016-2017
Here is the list of this year's winners.
Posted 11-30-2015 2:48 PM
Copeland Proposed Additions for Copeland Manor School
Here is a plan of the proposed additions to Copeland Manor School, including four more classrooms and additional student washrooms, along with a full-sized gymnasium with a stage, and expanding parking.
Posted 12-4-2015 9:55 AM
Calendar Field Testing Pearson Info
Information on the language arts field testing for Pearson for the 2016-17 school year.
(Aug. 24, 2016)
Posted 8-24-2016 2:42 PM
District 70 Strategic Plan 2016-21
The Board of Education approved, five-year Strategic Plan 2016-21.
Posted 8-18-2016 9:28 AM
Guy Schumacher A Letter From Supt. Schumacher
A letter from Supt. Dr. Guy Schumacher on monitoring the area and national "creepy clown" threats. No such threats have been reported in Libertyville.
Posted 10-5-2016 3:16 PM
Schumacher Letter on 5Essentials Surveys

Letter from Supt. Schumacher to parents on completing the 5Essentials survey in 2016. 

Posted 11-16-2016 3:47 PM
Calendar Calendar for the 2016-17 at a Glance

The D70 school calendar for 2016-17

Posted 12-2-2016 4:01 PM
Crossing Guards Needed
The Libertyville Police Department is looking for new Crossing Guards for Libertyville School District 70 schools. 
Posted 12-8-2016 9:39 AM
Apple Preschool, Kindergarten Screenings 2017-18
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. 


Posted 6-6-2017 11:48 AM