Welcome to Ray Childers Elementary School
Heidi Bristol, Principal

1183 Cape Hickory Road
Hickory, NC 28601
828-324-1340  Fax: 828-324-1390

School Mission:  To provide a safe environment where students can become critical thinkers and life-long learners with self-confidence and the ability to work cooperatively 
towards a productive life.

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2018-2019 Supply List

🎉PRE-K Wish List:
-small paper or plastic bathroom cups
-Clorox wipes
-baby wipes
-paper towels
-Crayola Crayons (no more than 16 pack)
-glue sticks
-washable markers
-colored pencils
-large & small paper plates (coated and uncoated)
-Ziploc bags (sizes gallon, quart, sandwich, snack)
-hot glue sticks
-outlet covers

-Clorox wipes
-baby wipes
-paper towels 
-2 one subject spiral notebooks
-2 black and white composition notebooks (pages do not tear out) 
-one pair of scissors 
-2 boxes of crayons
-2 packs of pencils 
-zip lock bags (any size) 
-pencil box

-plastic Pencil Box (regular 5x7 size) - no zipper pouches
-book bag WITHOUT rollers
-1 pair Fiskars child-sized scissors
-3 boxes Crayola crayons
-2 spiral-bound wide-ruled notebooks
-2 black & white marbled composition books 
(pages do not tear out)
-1 pack yellow #2 pencils
-1 big pink eraser
-4 glue sticks
-2 fine point dry erase markers
-2 containers of Clorox wipes
-1 large bottle of hand sanitizer (optional)
-2 boxes of tissue
-1 roll of paper towels
-1 container of baby wipes
-gallon or sandwich Ziploc bags (optional)
-extra change of clothes in a Ziploc bag with your child's 
name on it.

🙋‍♀️FIRST GRADE Supply List:
**5 - 1 subject notebooks, one each of the following colors:
1-red, 1-blue, 1-green, 1-purple, 1-yellow
**3 plastic 2 pocket folders one each of the following colors:
1-red, 1-blue, 1-yellow
-4 packs of pencils
-4 packs of pencil top erasers
-2 packs of crayons (24 count)
-pencil box
-paper towels
-snack baggies
-gallon baggies
-sandwich baggies
-Clorox wipes

🚴‍♂️SECOND GRADE Supply List:
-1 regular ruled notebook of each color: red, blue, green,
yellow, black
-plastic folders to match each notebook
-1 pair scissors
-cap erasers
-crayons - 4 packs
-10 glue sticks
-clip board
-pencil box
-tissues - 2 boxes
-1 roll of paper towels
-1 box each of quart and gallon Ziploc bags
-Clorox wipes

-2 packs of notebook paper
-6 two pocket (no prongs, please) folders--1 each of red, orange, yellow, green, 
blue, and purple
-1 black and white composition book (not spiral notebooks)
-Earbuds or headphones (for your child’s personal use)
-Glue sticks

💥THIRD GRADE Supply List:
**Individual Student Needs**
-1- 1/2 inch - 3-ring binder with clear plastic cover
-2 packs of loose leaf paper - wide ruled
-1 - 8 pack of colored tab dividers
-1 subject spiral notebook
-fabric pencil pouch with zipper (no pencil boxes)
-highlighters (at least 2 different colors)
-3 packs of pencils
-2 packs of eraser tops
-1 box of crayons (no colored pencils)
-4 glue sticks
-1 pair of scissors
-2 containers Clorox wipes
-3 boxes of Kleenex
**Classroom Needs**
-quart and sandwich Ziploc bags

💎FOURTH GRADE Supply List:

-6 plastic 2-pocket folders with prongs- 1 red, 1 blue, 1 green, 1 yellow, 
1 orange, and 1 of your choice
-2 wide-ruled spiral composition books
-4 packs wide-ruled notebook paper
-2 packs of wooden pencils (no mechanical/lead pencils)
-1 box of 24 count crayons
-4 glue sticks
-1 pack of 4 highlighters
-1 zipper pencil pouch (no pencil boxes)
-2 containers of Clorox wipes
-2 Kleenex tissues
-1 box quart size Ziploc bags
-1 box sandwich size Ziploc bags
-1 pack of eraser tops -
-$7 for a recorder for music class - payable to Mrs Teague

💃FIFTH GRADE Supply List:
-Book bag (to carry binder in)
*** please don't carry just a binder***
-2 inch or 3 inch zippered binder
-loose leaf notebook in the notebook at all times
-zippered pencil pouch for the notebook (no pencil boxes)
-colored pencils
-2 glue sticks
-pencils and erasers
-blue ink pens
-calculator (any type, for home use only)
-4 spiral notebooks: 1 science, 1 social studies, 1 reading, 
and 1 math (These can NOT be the same notebook). 
-5 folders with pockets to keep in binder (needs holes)
-2 highlighters of any color
-1 box of tissue
-1 bottle of hand sanitizer OR 1 container of Clorox wipes
-1 bag of hard candy (individually wrapped)
-1 pair of earbuds / headphones
-$7 for recorder for music if student does not have one from 
4th grade

  • Ray Childers Mighty Mights winning

    Champions of Oak Hill 2018 Baseball Derby

    They battled 90 degree heat and a severe thunderstorm, but after four games they are Oak Hill machine pitch tournament champs!!! 


    Congratulations Graduates!

    WAY TO GO!
         The RCES Archery Team placed 7th out of 23 competing teams in the 2018 CENTERSHOT MINISTRIES NATIONAL TOURNAMENT in Kentucky.
    The RCES Archery Team placed 39th out of 171 competing teams in the 2018 NASP EASTERN NATIONALS.
         Also, please know that Natalie B. of the RCES ARCHERY TEAM earned several outstanding achievements and honors during the 2 tournaments. 
    Natalie B. earned NATIONAL CHAMPION status in both the 2018 CENTERSHOT MINISTRIES NATIONAL TOURNAMENT as well as the 2018 NASP Eastern Nationals!!!! 





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