Grades 5–6 School Supply List

The following school supplies should be labeled with your child’s name or initials:

*Pencil box/pouch
*Pencils (2 boxes, already sharpened)
*1-2 block erasers (white is preferred over pink)
*Colored pencils
*Ruler (with standard AND metric sides)
*College-lined paper (2pks; 1pk for HSP)
*3×5 cards (2pks; 1pk for HSP Latin)
*Pocket folders with 3-hole brads in the center. Durable plastic recommended. (HSP
Students need 1 for each course)
Grade 5: 7 folders
Grade 6: 8 folders
*Student planner (must have sizeable space for each weekday)
*Pens (4 blue or black, 4 red)
One 1-1½ ” 3 ring binder to store lined paper (optional)
2 Composition/journal writing books (black & white cover or similar style, not spiral
Water bottle
Protractor, compass, and right triangle set (the protractor should not have a rotating arm,
and ideally the compass should have a threaded cross bar)
Glue stick
Bible (New King James Version)
A beach towel to keep in your locker to use for outdoor lunch
This specific dictionary/thesaurus:
Webster’s New World Dictionary and Thesaurus, ISBN-13: 978-0764565458
ISBN-10: 9780764565458.

Please note that pencils, pens, and paper tend to run low by second semester, so it might be best
to stock up on back-to-school sales. We will send notes home if any supplies need to be

*Indicates items needed for Homeschool Partnership (HSP)

NB: If your child has special food allergies or needs, please send in a supply of individually wrapped snacks that can be used for your child when there are classroom or school celebrations that involve food.