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Core School Supply Lists

Updated for 2017-2018 School Year

The supply lists are divided by grade levels. Items which will not be used by a school / teacher may be omitted. Individual schools may specify specific colors of items but may not exceed the number requested on the RCS Core Supply List. Additional items may be requested on a “wish list” but may not be added to the core supply list. Supplies are not to be listed as name brand specific.

Supply lists for high school students will vary depending on a student's specific schedule; check with your school / teacher for more informaiton.

The items below are updated for the 2017-2018 school year.

Kindergarten

Pencils (12)

24-count crayons (2 boxes)

Scissors

Tablet

Primary journals (composition notebooks) (2)

Glue sticks (12)

Liquid glue (1)

Folders with pockets and prongs (4)

Container for supplies

Backpack (standard size)

Box tissues (1)

1” 3-ring binder (1)

Dry erase markers (4) - for students use

washable colored markers (1 box)

Wish List (approval from principal)

Rest Mats (Check with your school)

Grades 1-2

Pencils (24)

24-count crayons (2 boxes)

Scissors

Composition notebooks or spiral notebooks (4 total)

Notebook paper

Glue sticks (12)

Liquid glue (1)

Folders with pockets and prongs (4)

Container for supplies

Backpack (standard size)

Box tissues (1)

3-ring binder (1)

Erasers

Highlighters (4)

Dry erase markers (4) - for student use

Wish List (approval by principal)

Grades 3-5

Pencils (24)

3-ring binder (1)

Notebook dividers

Notebook paper

Composition notebooks or spiral notebooks (6 total)

Folders with pockets and prongs (4)

Highlighters (4)

Glue sticks (8)

24-count crayons (1 box)

12-count colored pencils (1 box)

Scissors

Ruler

Container for supplies

Backpack (standard size)

Box tissues (1)

Erasers

Dry erase markers (4) - for student use

3-pack sticky notes (1)

Wish List (approval by principal)

Grades 6-8

Notebook Paper [types of notebooks, folders, binders or spirals will be determined by individual teachers]

Pencils

Composition Notebook [number to be determined by individual teachers]

Colored pencils

Glue sticks

Dry erase markers

Highlighters

Sticky notes (small or large)

Choose at least one of the following:

Tissue OR Clorox Wipes OR Ream of paper

Wish List (Approval by principal)