2018/19

School Supply List

Below are Suggested Supply lists for Ada Vista kids.

Please bring to the open house or the first day of school.

Kindergarten


  • Backpack (NO wheels, please. Should be big enough to fit snow pants, book, folders, and shoes. Locker size is 12”w x 11”d.)
  • Gym Shoes to keep at school (no black soles; Velcro closures preferred unless very proficient with tying!)
  • Extra pair of clothes (pants, shirt, underwear, socks) in a ziplock bag to keep in locker just in case...
  • 1 VERY Sturdy 2-pocket folder for Friday Folder communications (plastic folders are most durable to last the whole year.) Please put your child‛s name on the front, upper right-hand corner.
  • Beach towel in pillowcase for quiet time (Some use the towel as a cover and some use it to lay on)
  • Washable Markers (traditional, bold, bright, etc... are fine, Crayola preferred)
  • 8pk of Expo BLACK fine tip dry erase markers or more (the thin ones, not the regular large ones)
  • 8 small glue sticks (preferably Elmers)
  • Crayons (48 pack or two 24 Packs)
  • 2 non-spiral bound primary composition notebooks (blank on top for drawing space with lines to write underneath)

https://www.amazon.com/Mead-MEA09956-Primary-Journal-K-2nd/dp/B001JTL032/ref=sr_1_7?ie=UTF8&qid=1531799564&sr=8-7&keywords=primary+composition+books+k-2

Each Student with their last name beginning with these letters please also bring:

A - K

  • A package of #2 pencils, Ticonderoga preferred
  • One of the following: shaving cream, ziplock bags (gallon size with the slider, sandwich, or quart)

L - Z

  • Colored Pencils
  • One of the following: one bottle of Elmers Liquid School Glue OR Fiskars children's scissors (including lefties)

Other wish list supplies that kindergarten teachers would love : )

  • Reams of Copy Paper
  • Cleaning Wipes (nontoxic preferred)
  • Regular Size Dry-Erase Markers
  • Sharpies (black)
  • Metallic Sharpies
  • White corrugated paper plates
  • Art supplies (cotton balls, colored tissue paper, glitter, pom pom balls, googly eyes)
  • Play Doh
  • Glitter Glue
  • Boxes of Tissues

1st Grade


  • Backpack/Book Bag to fit in locker size 12”w x 11”d (No wheels, please)
  • Gym Shoes with non-­marking soles (Velcro closure preferred)
  • Inexpensive earbuds or headset in a Zipper Top Bag (with name) for use in school
  • 2 Two Pocket Folders
  • 3 Spiral Wide­-Ruled Notebooks (one subject)
  • 1 yellow one-­subject spiral notebook for Culture Class
  • 1 large pencil box
  • 4 Large Erasers (bar style)
  • Washable Markers in basic colors
  • Crayons
  • EXPO Dry Erase Markers (4­-color, bullet style, low odor)
  • 1 pair of scissors

The following supplies will be shared with the class:

  • 1 Box #2 pencils, Ticonderoga preferred
  • 4 Large Glue Sticks
  • Colored Pencils

If you are willing to donate additional supplies, the following things are appreciated:

  • large box of tissues
  • skinny expo dry erase markers
  • box of band aids
  • package of white printing paper

2nd Grade


  • Backpack/Book Bag to fit in locker size 12”w x 11”d (NO wheels, please)
  • Gym Shoes with non-­marking soles
  • 1 ­ Personal Pair of Earbuds or Headphones in a zipper style storage bag
  • 1 Box of Kleenex
  • 3 ­-4 Large Glue Sticks
  • 1 Box assorted Markers (washable)
  • 1 Box of Crayons
  • 2 Boxes of #2 Pencils (#2 Ticonderoga) – All pencils are NOT created equal :)
  • 2 Boxes of “Expo” brand Dry Erase Markers (at least 4/box)
  • Large Erasers & pencil cap erasers
  • 1 Box of Crayola Colored Pencils
  • 2 Composition Notebooks – Wide ­Ruled
  • 1 Ream of Copy Paper
  • Clipboard with FLAT clip
  • 1” White 3­-Ring Binder (Clear View Style)
  • Index cards (5x8, 4x6)

Each student with his/her last name beginning with these letters, please also bring:

A­ - H

  • pipe cleaners
  • cotton balls

I­ - Q

  • 1 Box of Zipper Top Sandwich Bags
  • index cards (3 X 5)

R - ­Z

  • 1 box Gallon Zipper Top Storage Bags

*We use socks for our whiteboard erasers so if you have any extra clean ones floating around, we would love to have them!!

3rd Grade


  • ­ Backpack/Book Bag to fit in locker size 12”w x 11”d (NO wheels, please)
  • ­ Gym Shoes with non-­marking soles
  • ­ Earbuds or Headphones in a Zipper Top Storage Bag for use in school
  • ­ 1 Box Kleenex tissues
  • ­ 3 Large Glue Sticks
  • ­ 5 2­-Pocket Folders (red, yellow, blue, green, purple)
  • ­ 3 spiral notebooks (wide-ruled ONE subject)
  • ­ 2 Box #2 Pencils, Ticonderoga preferred
  • ­ 1 10 count package Crayola Washable Markers
  • 1 24 count box of Crayola Crayons
  • 1 Box of Ziplock Sandwich Bags
  • 1 Composition (marbled cover) Notebook
  • 3x3 Post-it Notes

Each student with his/her last name beginning with these letters please also bring:

­ A – L

  • 1 package of card­stock paper
  • 1 package loose­leaf paper (wide ruled)
  • 1 Package Bar Erasers
  • 1 Package fine tip Expo Markers

­ M – Z

  • 1 Ream White 8.5” x 11” Copy Paper
  • 1 Package regular tip Expo Markers
  • 1 Package Pencil Top Erasers
  • 1 Pack 5x7 Index Cards

4th Grade


All * starred* items will be shared with the entire class, others should be labeled with your child’s name.

  • Backpack/Book Bag to fit in locker size 12”w x 11”d (No wheels, please)
  • Gym Shoes with non-­marking soles
  • 2 Composition books (college ruled)
  • 2 Binders (1 1/2", no Trapper Keepers)
  • 1 Two-pocket folder (for Music Class Sheet Music)
  • 8 Glue Sticks*
  • 2 Boxes #2 Pencils, Ticonderoga preferred*
  • 1 package of colored pencils
  • 2 highlighters (assorted colors)*
  • 1 set of headphones
  • 1 Box Expo Dry Erase Markers (4 colors, low odor)*
  • Post-it notes*
  • 1 box of Kleenex*
  • 1 Package Wipes*

Each student with their last name beginning with these letters please also bring:

A - ­Q

  • 1 package of Band-aides*

R­ - Z

  • 2 packages of Scotch tape*