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2020-21 School Supply Lists

Filed in Archive, BCHS Announcements, Elsmere by on July 9, 2020

Download and print the full list of Elsmere school supplies for 2020-21 [PDF].

Primary Intensive Skills Class 

Please send the following items to school with your child:

  • Snack – We will be having a snack each day in addition to our regular lunch. Please send your child to school with a snack in a separate, labeled bag. Because our classroom is a nut-free zone, please make sure that it does not contain any nuts or nut products.
  • Change of clothes (shirt, pants/shorts, socks, underwear) – Please send the clothes in a labeled plastic bag. Although we will do our best not to need them, accidents sometimes happen! Remember, too, that we will make every effort to go outside for recess, weather permitting. Please make sure your child is dressed appropriately.
  • Pull-ups and wipes if needed
  • One 2-pocket folder
  • One plastic, wipeable pencil box
  • 2 low odor dry erase markers
  • 3 glue sticks (please send the kind that is “purple” while wet)
  • One pack of washable markers
  • One 16 pack of crayons
  • 3 pencils
  • 2 cans of playdoh
  • Tissues to share with the class are always appreciated, too!

Mrs. Downs’ Class

Please purchase the following items:

  • 1 sturdy 1 inch binder (any color)
  • 4 large glue sticks
  • 1 box of crayons (24 count or “jumbo” crayons – whichever works best for your child)
  • 1 package of pencils (pre-sharpened is appreciated)
  • 1 package of expo low odor dry erase markers (4 count)
  • 1 plastic pencil box

Please send the following item with your child daily:

  • Snack – We will eat snack even on half days of school.  Please do not send snack in bulk, as we do not store food in the classroom.

Please send these items to be left at school:

  • A change or two of weather-appropriate clothes. Please send these in a labeled plastic bag.
  • Any additional toileting supplies individualized for your child (pull-ups, change of underwear, wipes, etc)

Kindergarten

  • 2 small bottles of glue
  • 16 count crayons (Crayola recommended)
  • 1 two-pocket folder (orange)
  • Child-size art smock or oversized shirt
  • NO pencils, pencil boxes or scissors please ~ we provide these

Grade 1

  • 24 pencils (Ticonderoga recommended)
  • 3 glue sticks   
  • 3 boxes of 24 crayons (Crayola recommended)
  • Watercolor paints (Crayola recommended)

Grade 2

  • 24 sharpened pencils (Ticonderoga recommended)
  • Pencil sharpener w/lid
  • 4 glue sticks
  • Crayons (24-48 count)
  • Scissors (Fiskars brand recommended)
  • 2 marble composition notebooks
  • 1 durable 2-pocket folder of choice
  • Ziplock bags:
    •    Last name A-H – gallon size
    •    Last name I-P – quart size
    •    Last name Q-Z – snack size

Grade 3

  • 24 pencils (Ticonderoga recommended)
  • Small pencil box
  • Box of crayons (maximum 48)
  • Box of colored pencils
  • 1 large yellow highlighter
  • 2 large erasers                          
  • 2 marble composition notebooks
  • 2 three-subject spiral notebook (blue & yellow)
  • 1 durable two-pocket folder of your choice
  • One ½” 3-ring binder
  • Package of loose-leaf paper (wide lined, not college ruled)
  • 1 pair of earbuds or small headphones

Grade 4

  • 24 pencils (Ticonderoga recommended)
  • 3 glue sticks
  • Small box of crayons
  • Box of colored pencils
  • 6 separate pocket folders
  • One 1” white clear view binder 
  • 5 marble composition notebooks 
  • Loose-leaf paper
  • Small pencil bag (no trapper keepers or oversized binders or pencil boxes please)
  • Optional:  Ziplock bags gallon size

Grade 5

  • Pencils (Ticonderoga recommended)    
  • 2 glue sticks
  • Small (8pk) of washable markers
  • Small packet of 3”x3” post-it notes   
  • Scissors
  • 2 marble composition notebooks
  • 4 separate pocket folders (red, black or purple, green and blue)
  • 1” hardcover black or purple binder
  • Package of college ruled loose leaf paper
  • 4 separate one-subject spiral notebooks (red, black or purple,
  •    green and blue)
  • Pack of 3×5 index cards

Kids Helping Kids

You may donate any of the following for local children in need)

  • Pens                                                
  • Pencils (Ticonderoga recommended)                                                   
  • Colored Pencils                             
  • Spiral Notebooks (1-subject)         
  • 1” 3-ring binders
  • Glue sticks
  • Markers
  • Pocket folders (any solid color)