Superintendent's Events
Date Title Category School Location
6-25-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
7-2-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
7-9-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
7-15-2021 Summer School Ends District Wide Event All Schools
The last day of summer school.
7-16-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
7-19-2021 Camp Invention District Wide Event All Schools Virtual
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Camp Invention will be held virtually
7-20-2021 Camp Invention District Wide Event All Schools Virtual
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Camp Invention
7-21-2021 Camp Invention District Wide Event All Schools Virtual
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Camp Invention
7-22-2021 Camp Invention District Wide Event All Schools Virtual
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Camp Invention
7-23-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
7-23-2021 Camp Invention District Wide Event All Schools Virtual
8:30 AM - 3:00 PM Camp Invention
7-30-2021 D70 Offices Closed District Wide Event District Office
All District 70 offices are closed.
8-2-2021 School Offices Open District Wide Event All Schools All schools
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM School offices open for the new academic year.
8-12-2021 Class Assignments Online District Wide Event All Schools K-8 Schools
K-8 class assignments will be online.
8-17-2021 Teacher Institute 21-22 District Wide Event All Schools At your home school
8:00 AM - 3:00 PM Teacher Institute Day.
Training and staff plan time at home school. 
8-19-2021 School Begins for 1-8 District Wide Event All Schools
The first day of classes for students in first through 8th grades.

The school day runs from 8:15 a.m. to 2:45 p.m. for kindergarten through fifth grade, while sixth through eighth grades (middle school) the school day runs 8:50 a.m. to 3:35 p.m. (Kindergarten starts Aug. 20) 
 
8-23-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools Butterfield School
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
9-2-2021 FAD 70 Meeting 21-22 Family Association Event All Schools Rockland School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting
9-6-2021 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Labor Day - No School
9-7-2021 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School
9-16-2021 No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School
9-27-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
10-2-2021 National Custodial Day District Wide Event All Schools All schools

National Custodial Worker's Recognition Day. 

10-4-2021 Wear A Blue Shirt District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Students, teachers, and staff are asked to wear blue shirts in honor of Blue Shirt Monday - in support of World Day Bullying Prevention. 
10-13-2021 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.
10-14-2021 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.
10-14-2021 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.
10-14-2021 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
10-15-2021 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School
10-18-2021 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 21-27 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 26 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-19-2021 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 21-27 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 26 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-20-2021 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 21-27 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 26 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-21-2021 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
Oct. 21-27 is Principal Appreciation Week for Illinois, with Oct. 26 being named Principal Appreciation Day.
10-22-2021 Principal Appreciation Wk District Wide Event All Schools All schools
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM This is the end of Principal Appreciation Week in Illinois, which runs Oct. 21-27. 
10-22-2021 Principal Appreciation Dy District Wide Event All Schools All schools
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM Principal Appreciation Day
10-25-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
11-4-2021 FAD 70 Meeting 21-22 Family Association Event All Schools Adler Park School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting 
11-11-2021 No School District Wide Event All Schools All schools
No School - holiday- Verteran's Day
11-12-2021 Early Release 21-22 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.
11-15-2021 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.
11-15-2021 American Education Week District Wide Event All Schools
Celebrating American Education Week. 
11-16-2021 First Trimester Ends School Event K-5 Schools K-5 schools
First trimester ends. 
11-17-2021 Second Trimester Begins School Event K-5 Schools K-5 schools
Second trimester begins.  
11-22-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
11-23-2021 Report Cards Issued District Wide Event All Schools
Report cards will be issued for K-5, released online for 6-8.
11-24-2021 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School.
11-25-2021 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No school. Thanksgiving Day.
11-26-2021 No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No school.
12-16-2021 Show Choir Drama Club Show Music & Fine Arts Highland HMS
Show Choir and Drama Club perform. 
12-20-2021 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
12-23-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-24-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-27-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-28-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-29-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-30-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
12-31-2021 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-3-2022 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-4-2022 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-5-2022 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-6-2022 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-7-2022 Winter Break - No School 21-22 Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Winter break - no school.
1-10-2022 Classes Resume 2021-22 District Wide Event All Schools
Classes resume
1-13-2022 FAD 70 Meeting 21-22 Family Association Event All Schools Butterfield School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting 
1-17-2022 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day- No School.
1-24-2022 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools ERC
6:00 PM - 9:00 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
2-16-2022 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.
2-16-2022 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
2-16-2022 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.
2-17-2022 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.
2-17-2022 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.
2-17-2022 HMS Parent/Teacher Conf. District Wide Event All Schools Highland Middle School
3:30 PM - 8:30 PM Parent/Teacher Conferences at Highland School.
2-18-2022 NO SCHOOL 21-22 District Wide Event All Schools
No school; non-attendance day
2-21-2022 Holiday - No School Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Presidents' Day - no school.
2-25-2022 Early Release 21-22 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.
2-28-2022 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
3-3-2022 FAD 70 Meeting 21-22 Family Association Event All Schools Highland Middle School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting 
3-4-2022 IGSMA Org. Contest 21-22 Music & Fine Arts All Schools TBD
The Illinois Grade School Music Association Organizational Contest 
3-5-2022 IGSMA Org. Contest 21-22 Music & Fine Arts All Schools TBD
The Illinois Grade School Music Association Organizational Contest 
3-21-2022 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
3-28-2022 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-29-2022 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-30-2022 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
3-31-2022 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
4-1-2022 Spring Break Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
Spring Break - no school.
4-4-2022 Classes Resume 2021-22 District Wide Event All Schools
Classes resume
4-4-2022 Nat. Assistant Prin. Week District Wide Event All Schools
This is National Assistant Principal Week. A time to celebrate our assistant principals! 
4-6-2022 Para Appreciation Day District Wide Event All Schools
Paraprofessional Appreciation Day is held on this day. Please thank a para for all that they do in our schools. 

 

4-18-2022 Teacher Inst. - No School District Wide Event All Schools
Today is a Teacher Institute Day where teachers go to school but students are not in attendance. 

 

4-20-2022 6th Grade Music Event 21-22 Music & Fine Arts Highland HMS
The Highland Middle School sixth grade Music Department performs with the Concert Band, Orchestra and Chorus of sixth grade students only. 
4-22-2022 Earth Day District Wide Event All Schools
Today is Earth Day. 
4-25-2022 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
4-27-2022 Admin. Professionals' Day District Wide Event All Schools
Administrative Professionals' Day
5-2-2022 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.
5-4-2022 National Bike 2 School Dy District Wide Event All Schools
Today is National Bike to School Day

 

5-5-2022 National Teacher Day District Wide Event All Schools
This is National Teacher Day
5-5-2022 FAD 70 Meeting 21-22 Family Association Event All Schools Copeland Manor School
9:00 AM - 12:00 PM FAD 70 Meeting 
5-8-2022 Mother's Day District Wide Event All Schools
This is Mother's Day. 
5-11-2022 Elem. Choir Club Concert 21-22 Music & Fine Arts K-5 Schools Butterfield School
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM All the elementary school Choir Clubs will perform in concert. 
5-12-2022 HMS Orchestra Concert 21-22 Music & Fine Arts Highland HMS
6:30 PM - 8:00 PM The Spring HMS orchestra concert will be held tonight. 
5-14-2022 School Communication Day District Wide Event District Office
Celebrate school communicators! 
5-19-2022 Elem. Orch. Concert 21-22 Music & Fine Arts K-5 Schools Butterfield School Gym
7:00 PM - 8:00 PM The spring Elementary Orchestra Concert will be held tonight. 
5-23-2022 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight. 
5-26-2022 Recognition Reception District Wide Event All Schools Doubletree By Hilton in Mundelein
4:30 PM - 6:30 PM The annual recognition celebration for District 70 staff will be held this evening. The event will be a reception with hors d'oeuvres. Hope to see you there!
5-27-2022 Early Release 21-22 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.
5-30-2022 No School - Memorial Day Non/Partial Attendance Day All Schools
No School. Memorial Day.
6-6-2022 Tentative Last Day of School District Wide Event All Schools
June 6 is the tentative last day of school. 
School will start at the regular time and there will be an early release for K-5 at 1:15 p.m. and an early release for 6-8 at 1:45 p.m.

By law, every public school district must add five emergency days to the end of it's school year. If D70 requires five emergency days (loss of power, snow day, etc.), the last day of school for 21-22 will be June 13. Given that D70 now has a robust remote learning plan, Snow Days may be a thing of the past. 

 
6-7-2022 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. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use one of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-8-2022 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. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use one of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-9-2022 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. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use one of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-10-2022 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. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use one of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-13-2022 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. This is one of five emergency days required by the state to be built into the calendar. 

Should District 70 use one of the five emergency days required by the state to be built into the school calendar, this would be the official last day of school. 
6-27-2022 Board Meeting Board Meeting All Schools District Office
6:00 PM - 9:30 PM The board of education meets tonight.