March 18, 2019

Mar 18, 2019Newsletter

Mark Your Calendars, Please! NEW items in RED =)


  • March 22nd and 23rd – Robotics Competition all day at Grand Valley State University
  • March 26th – RE:FUEL is open, but, if you have a conference, please stay home so you can login with your parent to meet with your mentor.
  • March 27th – Mostly No Live Lessons due to conferences. Please see below for more details =)
  • March 29th – April 7th – iCademy Spring Break


  • April 8th – School Resumes


  • May 8th & 9th – 1/2 Days for Tulip Time – Break begins at 12:30pm
  • May 21st – May 22nd – Middle School Trip to Chicago – DATE CHANGE
  • May 24th – June 2nd – iCademy Break Week


  • June 3rd – School Resumes
  • June 3rd – iCademy Graduation
  • June 7th, 14th, 21st – Enjoy your Fridays – No School for Students
  • June 20th – All 2nd Semester coursework due at 11:59pm

NEW Info For This Week!

Student Led Conference Sign Ups

K-5 families, your teacher will be in contact to set up a time for your spring conference. If you have a middle/high school student and you have not yet signed up for a Student Led Conference with your student and mentor, please click on the appropriate link(s), below:

If you have a student in Middle School; 6th, 7th or 8th grade, please use the link below to sign up with their mentor:




If you have a student in High School, please use the link below to sign up with their mentor:


Tuesday, March 26th – RE:FUEL is Open

RE:FUEL is open on Tuesday, March 26th. However, if you have a conference with your mentor, please make sure you are home to be with your parent so that you can log in, together.

Wednesday, March 27th – No Live Lessons – Mostly =)

If you are participating in the Veterans project with Ms. Amy and Ms. Mandy, it’s possible you may need to attend a live lesson to finish up your project. You will find out more on Monday.

Spring Book Fair – March 25th – March 28th – Volunteers Needed!

We are excited to, again, host the Scholastic Book Fair this spring! If you would like to volunteer to help check out students….or help students shop, please click on the link, create an account and sign up.


Marketplace Opportunity!

If you enjoyed creating an item to sell for marketplace, this might be an opportunity your family would enjoy!

On April 20th the Holland Civic Center will be host to the first ever Children’s Business Fair. Only 30 spots are available for kids from all over to host a table and sell their wares. If your student is interested, please take a peek at the link, below for more details about the day and how to apply. https://www.childrensbusinessfair.org/holland

Old Info…Just in case =)

March Lunch Menu

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Observer (Parent) Accounts And Access

Each of you has an observer account so that you can stay connected and informed of your child’s progress with his/her schoolwork. Please take a peek at the short video for more information on how to access. https://youtu.be/qR2F5gYmv60

Don’t hesitate to contact your child’s teacher/mentor, listed below, with any questions you may ever have.

K/1 – Ms. Deedee – deedee.defrell@icademyglobal.org

2/3 – Ms. Katelyn – katelyn.vandyke@icademyglobal.org

4/5 – Mr. Tyler – tyler.huizenga@icademyglobal.org

6th – Ms. Melinda – melinda.baker@icademyglobal.org

7th – Mr. Andy – andy.meredith@icademyglobal.org

8th – Mr. Ryan – ryan.martinez@icademyglobal.org

9th – Ms. Janece – janece.ellers@icademyglobal.org

10th – Mr. Reid – reid.nicholson@icademyglobal.org

11th – Ms. Amy – amy.baragar@icademyglobal.org

12th – Ms. Kris – kris.kennedy@icademyglobal.org

Learning Environment Expectations

Please take a moment and watch this 7 minute video regarding learning environment expectations.


Family Resource Guide

For all of the information you ever could wish to know about iCademy – – and MORE, please see the Family Resource Guide. #3 iCademy Family Resource Guide 18-19

Calendar for 2018-2019 School Year

Please see the attachment for the 18-19 School Year.

iCademy 18-19 Calendar

Live Lesson Schedule

2018-2019 Schedule

Reminder that live lessons happen each Monday and Wednesday of the school year!!

Having Tech Troubles? 

If you are having issues with your computer and need technical assistance, Mr. Kevin, our offsite tech team lead, has said the smoothest way to get solutions in place would be to call 616-502-2572 or 866-629-8005.  support@vectortechgroup.com