Aug. 9, 2021, Special School Board Meeting
Superintendent's Department
District 70

A Special Board of Education meeting will be held on Aug. 9, 2021, at 6 p.m. at Butterfield School, 1441 W. Lake St., Libertyville.  

Stakeholders are welcome to the meeting. Face-masks are required

The District 70 school board values public participation. Community members and staff will also be able to participate remotely in the live meeting on Aug. 9, 2021, by:

  • Sending an email to publiccomment@d70schools.org.  Emails received by 4 p.m. on Aug. 9 to this address, which meet the requirements of Board Policy 2:230, will be read at the meeting; 
  • Sending a voice message to (847) 461-9418.  Messages received by 4: p.m. on Aug. 9, which meet the respect and civility requirement of Board Policy 2:230, may be played at the meeting. However, due to the space limitations of District 70’s current phone system, voice messages will have a maximum of three (3) minutes allowed.
  • The Special Board meeting will be live-streamed and may be viewed here
  • The recorded board meetings are archived and can be viewed here

Based on the number of written comments and voice messages received, to preserve time for the School Board to conduct all of its business, the Board President may summarize the comments or may read only such portions of the comments aloud as time permits, then make the written comments available on the District’s website after the meeting. 

Also, please note: 

    Updated 8-5-2021 7:34 PM
    Registration for Kindergartners, New Students, Returning Students Now Open
    Superintendent's Department
    News Photo Registration for KINDERGARTNERS and NEW STUDENTS and RETURNING STUDENTS is now open on the D70 website.

    For new kindergartners, as well as students who will be new to the district this fall for the 2020-21 school year:
    • On the d70schools.org website, go to HOME, then NEW STUDENT REGISTRATION and follow the directions.
    • You may also register on your home school website, under PARENTS. 
    • Please register as early as possible so we can make sure we have staff in place for all students.
    • We encourage you to pay online. 
    • You may pay by check by mailing the check to Libertyville School District 70, Educational Resource Office, 1381 W. Lake St., Libertyville, Il. 60048.  
    • Questions? Email District 70 registrar, Cristina, directly at cdistefano@d70schools.org

    For returning students:
    • Go to your parent PowerSchool account. 
    • Sign in with username and password.
    • If you forgot your password, select "Forgot Password" and create a new password.
    • Fill out the section called School Forms. You must fill out School Forms separately for each of your children you are enrolling.
    • We encourage you to pay online. 
    • You may pay by check by mailing the check to the Libertyville School District 70, Educational Resource Office, 1381 W. Lake St., Libertyville, Il. 60048.   
    • Questions? Email District 70 registrar, Cristina, directly at cdistefano@d70schools.org
    Updated 7-29-2021 11:12 AM
    Opt in for Emergency Notifications Via Text
    Superintendent's Department
    Caution District 70 is pivoting quickly during the pandemic. Some very important information will be sent out via text because it will need your immediate attention. An email also will follow these important messages. 

    By law, however, you must opt-in to receive the information via text by texting 67587 with either Y or YES as the message you send. (This will not be activated for 48-hours from when you opt-in.) This text (SMS) service only will be used in the event when very important information needs to be shared with you.  
    Updated 7-29-2021 11:25 AM
    Crossing Guards Needed
    Superintendent's Department
    Crossing Guard

    The Libertyville Police Department is looking to hire crossing guards for Libertyville District 70 schools.  
    Hours of work will range from 7:45-8:30 a.m. and from 2:45-3:30 p.m., with later hours for HMS in the morning and afternoon. The starting pay is $14 an hour. The LPD will provide the employee with training and a hand-held stop sign.  
    For more information, contact Police Lt. Chad Roszkowiak at (847) 362-8310. 

    Updated 7-29-2021 11:29 AM
    The Current Need For Substitutes 7-1-2021
    Human Resources Department
    The District is now accepting applications for substitutes Teachers and Paraeducators for the 2021-2022 school year.  The daily rate for substitute teachers is increased this year from $105 per day to $112, and for Paras from $95 per day to $100.
    Please go to our application site to apply.


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    Updated 7-14-2021 12:12 PM
    FAQ on Optional Teen Vaccinations, Protocol Afterwards,
    Superintendent's Department
    FAQ An FAQ on the optional Teen Vaccination Clinics, what are the known side effects, is it safe to go back to school with post-vaccination side effects, does a child have to quarantine if vaccinated, do students all still need to wear face masks, etc. 
    Updated 5-12-2021 3:06 PM
    2021-22 School Year Calendar
    Superintendent's Department
    Calendar The 2021-22 School Year Calendar is now available to the public. Here is another form of the 21-22 calendar
    Updated 7-29-2021 10:58 AM
    Link to Watch School Board Meetings During COVID-19
    Superintendent's Department
    Computer Videos of archived school board meetings during COVID-19.  
    Updated 10-26-2020 10:31 PM
    Student Health Forms Required for Fall 2021
    Superintendent's Department
    Syringe Student immunizations required for the 2021-22 school year are listed here by the Illinois Department of Public Health. Also here

    Physicians are conducting well visit exams and giving immunizations throughout the pandemic. Neither the Illinois State Board of Education nor the IDPH has offered any changes for medical requirements during COVID-19. Please send in your child's appropriate grade level health forms upon the start date of school on Aug. 19. 

    Details on health exams required according to grade level can be found on your school site under Resources under Health.  
    Updated 7-29-2021 11:22 AM