Welcome to the fabulous world of 5th grade!  Throughout the school year, you may head to this page at any time to check for class and school announcements, as well as homework assignments and important dates for projects and tests.   

Please have your 5th grader bring their favorite book to school on August 28th for a writing project.  This does not have to be a book they read for their summer packet, but any book that they love.

If you need to contact me, my email address is


See you all soon!

Mrs. Harrigan 


Don't forget to complete your summer reading and math packets!

Upcoming Tests, Quizzes, and Project Dates

Summer Reading Packets - August 29th

Math Packets (Optional) - Due by the first test, but will be accepted at any time.  Extra credit will be given for those students who have completed these packets.

If you need a copy of these, please check the ICA website or let me know.

Happenings at ICA

August 28 - First Day of School

August 29 - First Day of Kindergarten and New Parent Coffee

August 30 - Back to School Night - Grades 6-8 - 6:30 pm

September 1 & 4 - School Closed for Labor Day

September 7 - Back to School Night - Grades K - 5 - 6:30 pm

September 19 - Picture Day

Back to School Supplies

These are the supplies your students will need to start the year.  Should you have any questions or concerns, please feel free to contact me.

  • Contact Paper for Workbooks
  • Book Socks (3)
  • Soft Pencil Case
    • Sharpened Pencils
    • Black Pens (You may want to use erasable black pens until the kids feel confident with their writing. Pilot FriXion erasable pens are the best.)
    • Highlighters
    • Black Expo Markers
    • Ruler
    • Glue Stick
    • Scissors
    • Rosary Beads
  • 2 Folders
  • 3 College Ruled Marble Copybooks  *Check Staples for their sale.  They are currently $.50 each.*
  • Miss Beyer's Language Arts Class:
    • 2 College Ruled Marble Copybooks
    • Binder with Loose Leaf Paper
    • Index Cards are recommended, but not required
  • If possible, please provide some boxes of tissues, paper towels, and sanitizing wipes (i.e., Clorox or Lysol)