School Supply Lists

Please note, this information is subject to change based on further guidance that could impact COVID protocols, though we anticipate it would be minimal.

In addition, if securing the requested materials is problematic for any reason, please contact Liz Mentiply at 518-465-4561 ext. 119 or lmentiply@menands.org so we can assist you with getting the needed materials.

Kindergarten

The following items MUST be labeled with your child’s name:

  • 1 backpack without wheels
  • 2 two-pocket, Plastic Pocket Folders
  • 1 set of headphones in a gallon Ziploc bag (name on both headphones and gallon bag)
  • 1 Plastic Pencil Case
  • Extra pair of clothes

The following items should NOT be labeled with your child’s name:

  • 1 box of tissues
  • 3 packs of 24 crayons (Crayola recommended not required) ❏ 6 glue sticks
  • 5 Dry Erase Markers – Expo – Black – Fine
  • 2 12 Packs of No 2 pencils (pre-sharpened are great but not required!)
  • 2 Pairs of Scissors – 5” blunt
  • Sandwich Size Ziploc Bags
  • Watercolor paints

1st Grade

*Please note: recycled supplies are welcome as long as they are in “Good Working Condition”*

 GENERAL SUPPLIES

  • 2- large glue sticks
  • 1 box of pencils, sharpened (DO NOT LABEL)
  • 1 hard, plastic pencil box (crayons, markers, glue sticks, highlighter, dry erase marker will be stored in this box) ** (label with name)
  • 1 -12 count box of crayons
  • 1- 8 count package of washable markers or Colored pencils
  • 2 dry- erase markers
  • 1 thick, yellow highlighter
  • 1 package of 3 x3 post-it notes in yellow
  • 2 soft, pink erasers
  • 1 pair of scissors

FOLDERS (2 bottom pockets) and NOTEBOOKS

  • 1 blue durable two-pocket folder **(label with name)
  • 1 student chosen styled durable two-pocket folder **(label with name)
  • 1 yellow durable two-pocket folder **(label with name)
  • 1 red durable two-pocket folder **(label with name)
  • 1 black and white composition notebooks with wide-ruled lines
  • 1 spiral bound, unlined sketchbook **(label with name)

OTHER

  • Headphones ** (please put in Ziploc bag and label with name)

Additional items for school: backpack, lunchbox (if bringing lunch to school), sneakers for PE class and recess

Please have the following supplies at home for homework: scissors, colored pencils, crayons, glue and pencils

 2nd Grade

  • 1 dozen sharpened #2 pencils
  • 1 large pink eraser
  • 1 box, 24 count, crayons
  • 1 10 count thin markers
  • 1 large glue stick
  • 1 black dry erase marker
  • 1 large pencil box or zipper case
  • 1 Composition notebook (Writing)
  • 2-pocket folders (Durable Plastic):
    • Red (Take Home Folder)
    • Green (Science/SS)
    • Yellow (Classwork)
  • Headphones labeled with name and placed in a ziploc bag
  • 1 Backpack without wheels
  • Water bottle with closable top and straw

3rd Grade

  • 2 – dozen sharpened #2 pencils
  • 1 – large pink eraser
  • 1 – box of crayons
  • 1 – large glue stick
  • 2 – black expo markers
  • 1 – pair of scissors
  • 1 – hard plastic pencil case to hold all the above desk supplies
  • 1 – three-subject, wide ruled, spiral notebook – labeled MATH
  • 1 – composition notebook – labeled WRITING
  • 3 – folders (preferably heavy duty) – labeled:
    • TAKE HOME
    • READING
    • SCIENCE / SOCIAL STUDIES
  • 1 – Spill proof water bottle
  • 1 – Headphones – please open package, label with name, and put into a large ziplock baggie

** Please make sure each individual item is labeled with your child’s name **

4th and 5th Grade

Please label ALL materials with your child’s name.

ELA/Science/Social Studies

  • (1) 2 inch Binder- 3 ring (Any color/pattern)
  • (1) Pack of Dividers for binder
  • (1) 2-Pocket Folder (Any color/pattern)

*All subjects will go into the one binder. You do not need more than one binder.*

Math

  • (1) 5-subject notebook- Wide Ruled (Red)

General Supplies

  • (1) 3-ring pencil pouch
  • (2) dozen- Sharpened #2 pencils
  • (2) Black Expo Markers
  • (1) Pack of Crayons
  • (1) Pack of Thin Markers
  • (2) Large pink erasers
  • (1) Scissors
  • (1) Large Glue Stick
  • (1) Ruler
  • (1) Water Bottle with closable top (Leak proof)
  • (1) Headphones (preferably with a microphone)- labeled with name and placed in a ziploc bag or carrying case.

Spanish

 Kindergarten-3rd Grade

  • Folder

3rd Grade-5th Grade

  • Folder
  • Notebook

K-5 Physical Education

  • Sneakers needed and comfortable clothes for moving recommended

 6-8 Common Supplies (Needed for all Middle School Classes)

These items will be shared in all your classes. Please make sure you have enough to last throughout the school year.

  • Pencils (No. 2)
  • Pens (black or blue)
  • Loose leaf paper
  • Set of highlighters (4 colors)

6-8 Science

6th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • 3 subject notebook

7th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • 3 subject notebook

8th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • 3 subject notebook

6-8 ELA

6th Grade

  • 2 plastic two pocket folders with prongs

 7th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • 1 Composition notebook

 8th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • 1 Composition notebook

6-8 Math

6th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • Calculator (either ti 30x iis or ti 30xa) The calculator that I will be using in class is the ti 30 x iis.

 7th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • Calculator (either ti 30x iis or ti 30xa) The calculator that I will be using in class is the ti 30 x iis.

8th Grade

  • 2 pocket folder
  • Calculator (either ti 30x iis or ti 30xa) The calculator that I will be using in class is the ti 30 x iis.
  • Algebra
  • 1-1 1/2 inch Binder
  • Folder
  • *A graphing calculator will be provided to you from the school.

6-8 Social Studies

  • All Students 6-8 need a 2 pocket folder

6-8 Spanish

6th Grade

  • 3 Subject Notebook
  • 2 Pocket Folder
  • Index Cards

7th Grade

  • Notebook
  • 2 pocket folder with paper
  • Flashcards

 8th Grade

  • Notebook
  • 2 pocket folder with paper
  • Flashcards

8th Grade Technology

  • 2 Pocket Folder
  • 1 Subject Notebook

 Middle School Music

6th Grade

  • Pencil
  • 2 Pocket Folder

7th Grade

  • Binder
  • 5mm-¼ inch stereo headphone adapter
  • Old school headphones
  • Double A batteries

Middle School Health

6th Grade

  • Binder

7th Grade

  • Binder
  • Poster Board

Middle School Home and Careers

7th Grade

  • Folder (can be shared with another special area subject)

6-8 Physical Education

All Students 6-8

  • Folder
  • Students need to bring athletic clothes to change for class which include running shorts, t-shirt, sneakers, and/or sweatpants.