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Eighth Grade Supply List 2017-18


  • 2 sharpened pencils (or mechanical pencils with replacement lead)
  • Red pen or pencil (for writing, not a coloring pencil)
  • Large eraser (recommend a white plastics, not the pink rubber pencil tip type)
  • Spiral bound notebook (for everyday note-taking)
  • Binder paper (for assignments)

Optional, recommended 

  • 2-pocket folder 
  • Graph paper (about 20 sheets)
  • Calculator (inexpensive one, with a square root key)

Spanish: No specific supplies necessary


  • 6 folders with two pockets and three rings  
  • 6 dividers
  • 4 ink pens (3 black or blue and 1 green)
  • 2 pencils with erasers
  • 12” ruler with both cm and inches
  • Helpful: Scientific calculator

History and Language Arts: 

  • Pencils
  • A pen for proofreading, any color except blue or black
  • 1 college ruled composition book (preferably one that has perforated pages)
  • 2 two-pocket folders for handouts


  • Pens and pencils
  • A two-pocket folder for handouts
  • It is also recommended that you have a hand-held pencil sharpener and you are expected to have pencils/mechanical pencils ready and sharpened before class each day.

Please consider an ‘Overflow’ filing system at home so that students do not need to carry all papers in their notebook.

Lastly, remember to put your name in/on all belongings. Let’s reduce items in the Lost & Found by labeling your lunch box, jackets, sweatshirts, backpack, etc.

Posted August 02, 2016