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School Supply list




Chapman School

Pre-K

Backpack and non-marking shoes for indoors. Mrs. Stokes will send a supply list home with students the first day.

Kindergarten

6 Glue Sticks, large • 1 4-pack Expo® dry erase markers (low odor)* black • Crayola Write Start Colored Pencils (fat chubby ones) • 1 box of 8 crayons • 1 package of regular No. 2 lead pencils • 1 pink pearl eraser and 1 package wedge cap pencil tip erasers • box of gallon size Ziploc baggies • Tennis shoes (non-skid marking. These should be kept at school for gym/inside use only) • Backpack or school bag to be brought to school every day.

For many reasons (safety, space, etc.), teachers prefer students do not have backpacks with wheels.

Students do not need to bring a pencil box to class. Parents are reminded that all kindergarten school supplies are shared by the entire class. All supplies not needed will be sent home.

Grades 1-2

Crayons (16 or 32 per set) • 6 glue sticks • 4 packages pencils (no mechanical pencils) • marker set (optional) • earphones for the computer (cheap works great) • 1 pkg of 4 expo dry erase markers • non-marking tennis shoes for gym • backpack or book bag • Student scissors • 3 packages wide-ruled lined paper • 4 pink erasers (or pencil toppers) • Colored pencils

Grades 3-4

Backpack or book bag • tennis shoes non-marking (these should be kept at school for gym/inside use only). • 4 wide-ruled spiral note books (70 sheet) • 2 packages wide-ruled notebook paper • box for supplies • 6 pink erasers • 2 packages pencil top erasers • 6 glue sticks • 4 packages pencils (no lead pencils allowed) • 1 box crayons & package of colored pencils • Scissors • 1 boxes of Kleenex for 3rd graders • 1 anti-bacterial hand sanitizer pump for 4th graders • 1-4 pack Expo® dry erase markers • flash drive for the computer

Optional materials: marker set; headphones for the computer, (cheap works great)- some have microphones as attachments –these are great; snacks for the class (examples: Pretzels, Cheezits, Crackers, Graham rackers, Cheerios, etc.)

Grades 5-6

2 wide-ruled spiral note books (70 sheet) • 2 packages wide-ruled notebook paper • box for supplies • pink erasers • 4 glue sticks • bottle of glue (white only) • pencils • 1 box crayons and package of colored pencils • flash drive for the computer • scissors • 2 boxes of Kleenex • red ink pen • ruler with inches and centimeters • 1-4 pack Expo® dry erase markers (low order)

Grades 7-8

Binder with 4 notebook folder dividers • notebook paper (no colored paper) • headphones for computer lab (optional) • solar calculator • 1 package eraser caps for pencils • student scissors • pencils • colored pencils • colored marker set • 4 spiral notebooks 100 sheet • flash drive for computer • erasers • blue or black pens • ruler • protractor • glue sticks • 1-4 pack Expo® dry erase markers (low order) • non-marking tennis shoes for gym • backpack or book bag

Fireweed Academy

Grades K-2 Individual Supplies

Water bottle • inside shoes (easy to get on and off) • 12- by-16-by 6-inch Rubbermaid-style dishpan container for holding personal school supplies in child's cubby • a sketchbook • package colored pencils • package of colored markers • a pair of Fiskar scissors • set of watercolors • 2-inch three-ring binder for student portfolio of work • large Ziploc bag with a set of extra clothes for your child, labeled, please.

Materials and supplies to be shared

1 dozen No. 2 pencils • Ibox of Ziplocs (kindergarten: sandwich size; first-grade: quart size; second grade: gallon size) • box of wax paper or aluminum foil • box tissue • box of glue sticks • Elmer's glue • 2 containers of Clorox-generic disinfecting wipes • healthy packages snacks for special needs/activities (one per each quarter) • $20 for edible supplies for literacy and cooking activities and printing photos for class books.

Fireweed Academy

Grades 3-6 All new students

3-inch three-ring binder for student portfolio of work

For all 3-6 students Individual Supplies

Water bottle • inside/gym shoes (no if, ands or buts about it) • 12- by 16- by 6-inch Rubbermaid-style dishpan container • 2-inch three-ring binder to make the home-to-school transition; zippered is your best bet • steno pad (5th and 6th grade only)

1 box two-gallon Ziploc bags (3rd and 4th grade only) • 1 pair Fiskar scissors (3rd and 4th grade only)

Materials and supplies to be shared

2 dozen No. 2 pencils • package colored pencils • package of colored markers • sketchbook • box tissue • 6 large glue sticks • 2 containers of Clorox/generic disinfecting wipes-not Wet Ones • healthy packaged snacks and/or box of cup of soups (one per each quarter) • highlighter pen • pencil eraser tops

Homer Middle School

Grade 7

Colored pencils (set of 12) • three-ring binder with 5 dividers and zipper • spiral bound notebook • pencils with erasers • pencil pouch • ruler (metric and inches) • solar-powered scientific calculator • blue or black ballpoint pen • scissors • glue stick • colored pen for editing (red, purple, dark green, etc., not glittery gel) • highlighter (slim, three or four assorted colors) • notebook paper (regular 3-holed punched, no spiral paper) • water bottle • one-inch binder with dividers and 200 sheets of lined paper to keep in language arts class • box of Kleenex

Grade 8

Three-ring binder with 5 dividers • loose-leaf paper (not paper from a spiral book) • pencil pouch to fit into notebook • pencils with erasers • blue or black pens • highlighters (slim, three-four assorted colors) • solar-powered scientific calculator • six-inch ruler with inches and centimeters • protractor • colored pencils • water bottle • glue stick • ¼-inch graph paper • box of Kleenex • composition book

Physical Education

Indoor shoes • deodorant and/or other personal hygiene items • students will purchase a school-issued uniform at the beginning of school for $10 each • sweats/hat/gloves • outdoor shoes • students will purchase a school-issued lock for $5 each at the beginning of the school year. • water bottle

Kachemak Selo School

Grades K-2

6 pencils • 1 box of crayons • 1 large eraser • 2 glue sticks • 1 pair of scissors • 1 coloring book or drawing notebook • 1 large box of Kleenex • 1 roll Scotch tape • 1 water bottle • 1 book bag or backpack • 2 pocket folders • 1 spiral notebook • 1 highlighter (yellow is best) • 1 clean pair of inside shoes or slippers

Grades 3-5

12 pencils • 1 box cap erasers and 1 eraser • 1 small box of crayons (no more than 24) • markers and color pencils • 4 glue sticks • 1 pair of scissors • 2 large boxes of Kleenex • 1 water bottle • 1 roll or clear Scotch tape • 4 pocket folders • 3 pens (1 red, 2 black or blue) • 1 highlighter (yellow is best) • 2 large packages of lined notebook paper • 1 pair of inside shoes or slippers

Grades 6-8

12 pencils (not mechanical) • 5 pens black and 2 red pens • 1 eraser • 1 package colored pencils, crayons and markers • 2 glue sticks • 1 highlighter (yellow is best) • 1 large box of Kleenex per student • 3 spiral notebooks (DOL + DOG) • 2 spiral notebook with graph paper • 1 water bottle • 1 three-ring binder with dividers • 5 pocket folders (Russian, language arts, social studies, math, science) • 2 packages of writing paper (three-hole) 8 ½ by 11 • 2 pencil sharpeners • 1 calculator • 1 compass (drawing circles) • 1 protractor • 1 12-inch ruler • 1 pair clean inside shoes or slippers

Grades 9-12

1 highlighter • 2 large packages lined notebook paper, 8 1/2 x 11 • (10th, 11th) Texas Instruments 83 Plus graphing calculator • 2 large boxes Kleenex per student • 12 pencils • 1 eraser • 2 glue sticks • 5 pens and 1 red pen • 1 package colored pencils, crayons and markers • 1 water bottle • 3 spiral notebooks • 2 spiral notebooks with graph paper • 1 three-ring binder with dividers or three pocket folders • 2 pencil sharpeners • 1 pair of outside shoes for PE • 1 compass (drawing circles) • 1 protractor • 1 12-inch ruler • 1 pair of clean inside shoes or slippers

McNeil Canyon Elementary School

Teachers may send other supply information home at the beginning of the year. Please bring white or non-marking tennis shoes for activities like gym. Gym shoes should be left at school. * will be collected first day of school and shared with class.

Kindergarten

Backpack • bags (1 box gallon or sandwich zip bags) • binder (half-inch three-ring soft cover) • blank book (available from school store for $2) • *cleaning wipes for desk • crayons • *eraser (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *facial tissue • folder with horizontal pockets • *Elmer's glue • *6 large glue sticks • *hand-sanitizer (waterless) • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • *12 pencils with erasers (no mechanical) • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • *masking tape • *Scotch tape • water bottle

Grade 1

Backpack • *cleaning wipes for desk • crayons or colored pencils • *2 erasers (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *facial tissue • *Elmer's glue • *5 large glue sticks • dry erase markers • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • *12 pencils with erasers (no mechanical) • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • 1 spiral notebook, wide-ruled • supply box • water bottle

Grade 2

Backpack • bags (1 box gallon or sandwich zip bags) • blank book (available from school store for $2) • *cleaning wipes for desk • crayons or colored pencils • *eraser (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *facial tissue • 2 folders with horizontal pockets • *Elmer's glue • *6 large glue sticks • *hand-sanitizer (waterless) or Handi-wipes • headphones or earphones for computer • dry erase markers • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • pencil sharpener with shavings catcher (small) • *12 pencils with erasers (no mechanical) • ruler with inches and centimeters • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • 1 spiral notebook, wide-ruled • sticky notes • *masking tape • *Scotch tape • water bottle

Grade 3

Backpack • bags (1 box gallon or sandwich zip bags) • binder (one-inch three-ring hard cover) • blank book (available from school store for $2) • *cleaning wipes for desk • crayons or colored pencils • *eraser (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *facial tissue • 2 folders with horizontal pockets • *Elmer's glue • *6 large glue sticks • *hand-sanitizer (waterless) or Handi-wipes • headphones or earphones for computer • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • pencil sharpener with shavings catcher (small) • *24 pencils with erasers (no mechanical) • ruler with inches and centimeters • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • 2 spiral notebooks, wide-ruled • sticky notes • *masking tape • *Scotch tape • water bottle

Grade 4

Backpack • binder (two-inch three-ring hard cover) • 2 packages binder paper, wide-ruled • calculator • *cleaning wipes for desk • colored pencils • *eraser (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *2 boxes facial tissue • 2 folders with horizontal pockets • *large glue sticks • headphones or earphones for computer • Index cards (3-by-5, package of 100) • index card box (3-by-5) • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • pencil sharpener with shavings catcher (small) • *12 pencils with erasers (no mechanical) • ball point pens (1 black, 1 blue, 1 red ink) • ruler with inches and centimeters • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • 2 spiral notebooks, wide-ruled • water bottle

Grade 5

Backpack • 2 packages binder paper, wide-ruled • calculator • colored pencils • *eraser (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *2 boxes facial tissue • 2 folders with horizontal pockets • *2 large glue sticks • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • pencil sharpener with shavings catcher (small) • *12 pencils with erasers (no mechanical) • ball point pens (1 black, 1 blue, 1 red ink) • ruler with inches and centimeters • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • 2 spiral notebooks, wide-ruled • water bottle

Grade 6

Backpack • 2 packages binder paper, wide-ruled • calculator • *cleaning wipes for desk • colored pencils • *1 ream copy paper (500 sheets) • *eraser (first 5-cap and 2 handheld) • *2 boxes facial tissue • 2 folders with horizontal pockets • *2 large glue sticks • markers – watercolor that include primary colors • pencil sharpener with shavings catcher (small) • *12 pencils with erasers (no mechanical except in sixth grade) • ball point pens (1 black, 1 blue, 1 red ink) • ruler with inches and centimeters • scissors • shoes (non-marking for gym) • snack (healthy, one box per month) • 2 spiral notebooks, wide-ruled • water bottle

Nikolaevsk School

Elementary classes

Supply list not available

Secondary school — Language arts

Large three-ring binder and notebook paper (separate binder for each subject) • dark pens/pencils

— history

Large three-ring binder and notebook paper • dark pens/pencils

Secondary school — MS reading

Spiral notebook

— Suggested items

Flash drive (for delivering files back and forth) • headphones • student planner (provided)

— Science

Spiral notebook or binder

— Math

Spiral notebook or binder • pencils • calculator (high school)

— Physical education

Clean inside shoes • gym clothes

Paul Banks Elementary School

Kindergarten

8 large white glue sticks (Avery or Scotch brands; other brands don't stick) • 1 bottle Elmers Glue (no gel) • 1 box of 16 crayons • 1 package of No. 2 pencils (Ticonderoga or 3M preferred) • 1 pink eraser • 1 package pencil top erasers • 1 package Expo Dry Erase markers (girls, fine tip; boys, wide/chisel tip) • 2 containers Clorox-type disinfectant wipes • 1 large box of Kleenex • 1- pair of non-marking tennis shoes to leave at school that your child can take on and off independently; we change shoes several times a day • 1 large backpack

Please mark your child's name on their backpack and gym shoes. Other supplies do not need to be marked. They will be shared with other students within the classroom.

First grade

3-dozen No. 2 pencils (prefer Ticonderoga) • 1 large eraser • 1 pencil box (about 7 inches by 4 inches) • 1 package pencil cap erasers • 1 24-pack of Crayola Crayons • 10 large glue sticks (Elmers, Avery or Scotch) • 1 container Clorox-type wipes or Wet Wipes • 1 pair of children's scissors • 1 package colored pencils or 1 package of fine tip colored markers • 1 pair tennis shoes (for inside use, please purchase shoes that your child can manage themselves) • earphones for personal use at computers

Boys: 1 large box of Kleenex and 1 box of sandwich sized Ziploc bags

Girls: 1 roll of paper towels and 1 box of gallon sized Ziploc bags

If possible, please bring your child's supplies when you come for "Meet the Teacher."

Second grade

1 backpack • 1 dozen No. 2 pencils now (another in January) Ticonderoga brand works well. • 2 large pink erasers • 1 box of crayons • 8 glue sticks • 1 child scissors • 2 folders with pockets at the bottom, no binders please • 1 pair tennis shoes (for inside use) • 1 school supply box

1 large box Kleenex now (another in January) • 1 box thin-tipped markers now (another in January) • 1 box colored pencils • 2 low-odor dry erase markers (Expo Brand doesn't stain) • 1 bottle hand sanitizer • $10 periodicals and/or journal fee (write check to individual classroom teacher) • Only bring if your first name starts with A-J: 1 large container hand wipes • Only bring if your first name starts with K-Z: 1 large container disinfectant wipes (for cleaning desktops)

Razdolna School

Kindergarten, Ann Hackett

Please label scissors, binders, folders, notebooks, and glue sticks. • *12-24 wooden pencils (for class collection, do not label, no mechanical pencils)

12 eraser caps or 2 pink rubber erasers • 1 set colored pencils (8 color set) • 1 pair of scissors (blunt tip) • 2 glue sticks • 1 regular size plastic school box • 1 tub of Clorox Wipes (for classroom use) • 1 box Ziploc bags -sandwich or gallon (for classroom use) • **Inside shoes or slippers (to remain at school) • water bottle

Grades 1-2, Michelle Fournier

Please label scissors, binders, folders, notebooks, and glue sticks with names.

*12-24 wooden pencils (no mechanical pencils) • 2 pink erasers • 1 highlighter pen • 1 box crayons • 1 set of washable markers • 1 box of colored pencils (8 color set) • 1 pair of scissors • 3 large glue sticks (Do not send Elmers Liquid Glue) • loose leaf notebook paper in a 3-ring binder • water bottle • small box of Kleenex tissue (for classroom use) • 1 box Ziploc bags-sandwich or gallon (for classroom use) • 1 container Clorox wipes (for classroom use) • **inside shoes (to stay at school)

Grade 3-4, Laura Murphy

Please label scissors, binders, folders, notebooks, and glue sticks with names.

*24 wooden pencils (for classroom collection) • pencil sharpener (good quality) • Thin colored marker set • lined composition book or spiral bound • 3 large glue sticks • pair of large scissors • lined loose paper • 3-ring binder • 3 pocket folders • 12 pencil top erasers • 1 binder zipper pouch • 1 ruler (Inch and centimeter labeled) • 1 roll masking tape (for classroom use) • small box of Kleenex tissue (for classroom use) • 1 box of Ziploc bags sandwich or gallon (for classroom use) • tub of Clorox wipes (for classroom use) • water bottle • **inside shoes (to stay at school)

Grades 5-12, Jennifer Sorenson/Liviu Rizea

3-ring binder • binder paper (college-ruled) • 24 pack of pencils • red, blue, black ink pens • composition notebook • box of Kleenex • 2-3 glue sticks • pair of scissors • Scotch tape • binder zipper pouch (to hold pencils, etc.) • 2-3 highlighters • markers or Sharpies • ruler • calculator • water bottle

Voznesenka School

Kindergarten and grades 1-2, Mrs. Linda Etzwiler Backpack • pencil box • Crayola Crayons • 12 No. 2 pencils • colored pencils • markers • 5 cap and 2 hand held erasers • 2-3 glue sticks • small scissors • water bottle • 1 box sandwich zip bags or 1 box gallon zip baggies • 1 package Clorox or Lysol disinfecting wipes • 1 box Kleenex tissues- replenished through the year • Inside shoes (to stay at school) • utensils

Grades 3-6, Mrs. Elaine Chalup-Blanchard

12 No. 2 pencils • 1 package sticky notes • 2 highlighter pens • 1 box colored pencils • 1 package colored markers • 1 scissors - good ones that cut nicely • 1 ruler (inch and centimeter) • 1 glue or glue stick - no rubber cement • 3 packages graph paper • 2 packages lined paper • 1 box of Kleenex • inside shoes (to stay at school) • 10 pocket folders • erasers • water bottle • 1 package Clorox or Lysol disinfecting wipes • suggested: outside gym shoes/sneakers

All junior high-high school

* Can be shared by sibling in same room

* Scissors • * colored pencils • * glue or glue stick • pencils • erasers • pens (black or blue) • Kleenex • water bottle

Junior high and high school science and social studies classes, Mr. Foster

3-ring binder (U.S. History) • 3-ring binder (Government) • 3-ring binder (Science) • No. 2 pencils • erasers • black ink pens • pencil box or utility bag to fit in 3-ring binder

Language Arts classes, Mrs. Serge Hoeschen

1 3-ring binder • 1 package college-ruled looseleaf paper • 1 package notebook dividers • 1 spiral notebook, also college ruled • 1 package index cards • 2 or more highlighters

Russian class, Mr. Isaiah White

3 No. 2 pencils (can have mechanical pencil, but also need regular pencils) • 1 3-ring binder • 2 packages 8 ½-by-11 inch college ruled looseleaf paper • 1 spiral notebook, college ruled, three subject

Math and junior high science, Mr. Houghton

3-ring binder to bring to class everyday • folder for tests and quizzes • graph paper and lined paper • pencils

West Homer Elementary School

**Gym shoes must not mark floor

Grade 3

$10 magazine-activity-craft fee • backpack • Clorox disinfectant wipes (one container) • 2 handheld-style erasers (not pencil toppers) • Folders, soft plastic pocket (1 for homework all year) • 6 large glue sticks (Avery brand works best) • Gym shoes indoors (safe shoes, easy to put on and keep on feet during physical education)** • 1 package highlighters (four different colors) • 1 large box Kleenex • Spiral notebook (1 each, wide ruled, 70 or more sheets) • Pencil box or Ziploc bag • No. 2 pencils, 3 dozen each • colored pencils • pencil or pen (red, four each) • 1 pencil sharpener (sturdy handheld style) • scissors (with cutting surface of at least three inches) • water-based markers (optional)

Grade 4

$10 magazine-activity-craft fee • 1 container Clorox disinfectant wipes • colored pencils • Composition books (1 each) • 1 package EXPO black, low-odor dry erase markers • 6 large glue sticks • gym shoes indoors (safe shoes, each to put on and keep on feet during physical education)** • highlighters — green, yellow and pink • 1 box Kleenex • notebooks spiral, wide ruled, 2 each • pencil box • pencil erasers • 2 boxes pencils with No. 2 lead • colored pencils • pencil or pen, red for correcting • scissors • Ziploc bags (1 each sandwich or quart)

Grades 5 and 4-5 split

$10 magazine-craft-activity fee • 3 each one-inch binder • 3 packages binder dividers • 1 box Clorox disinfectant wipes • erasers for end of pencils • 1 package of four EXPO black low-odor dry erase markers • 1 folder • 3 each large glue sticks • gym shoes to keep indoors** • highlighters — green, yellow and pink • Index cards, dividers, file box (3-by-5) • 1 or 2 boxes Kleenex • 3 each notebook composition • optional: crayons, markers, pencil box, Ziploc bags • Paper (notebook looseleaf) • Pen or pencil (red) • No. 2 pencils (2 dozen to start) • 1 box colored pencils • scissors • Ziploc bags, sandwich or gallon

Grade 6

$10 magazine-craft-activity fee • binder three-ring/trapper keeper • 2 containers Clorox disinfectant wipes • folders, pocket-style, seven each • 3 large glue sticks • gym shoes to keep indoors ** • highlighters — green, yellow and pink • 1 boxes Kleenex • notebook composition for a journal (2 each) • notebook (steno) • paper (notebook, college ruled, no spiral bound) • pen (highlighter) • No. 2 pencils (1 dozen to start) • colored pencils • pens (different colors for correcting papers) • pens red • ruler (metric and U.S. measurements) • Scissors

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