School Supply List Please Note: The 2020-2021 School Supply List is not yet available.

2019-2020 School Supply List

Each child should have a backpack large enough to fit the folder/binder used for their class.

Yubbler Supplies

We've partnered with Yubbler as an easy way for TPES families to order back-to-school supplies and give back to the school. On the TPES Yubbler site, there are lists loaded for each grade level. For all orders that are made, the Foundation will receive 50% of the profits.

Amazon Wish List

Schools supplies are also listed on a Wish List on Amazon Link .

PLEASE NOTE: this is only a suggested list. Many of the supplies brought in will be shared within the school. There is NO OBLIGATION or requirement to provide school supplies for your student’s classroom.


4 reams copy paper

(LaserJet / White)

9 glue sticks

1 Elmer’s white glue

1-12 pk. Pencils w/erasers

2 pack Hi-Polymer Erasers

4 low-odor dry erase markers (thick-black/blue)

2 24 ct. Crayola Crayons

1 18 ct. washable Crayola markers

2 Crayola watercolors

1 fine tip black Sharpie

1 extra fine tip black Sharpie

3 boxes facial tissue

4 containers baby wipes

Gift card to Michaels, Staples, Target, Lakeshore

1st Grade

5 reams of white copy paper

1 ream colored copy paper, any color

1 ream white card stock paper

3 4-pack Elmer’s large clear glue sticks

2 bottles Elmer's clear glue

4 boxes facial tissue paper

3 containers Clorox disinfecting wipes

1 foaming antibacterial hand soap


  • 12ct. Ticonderoga #2 Presharpened 
  • 12 ct. PaperMate Mirado Black Warrior

 1 12-pk Black felt tip pens 

1 12-pk Blue felt tip pens 

1 12-pk Red felt tip pens 

1 4-pk Expo chisel tip dry-erase marker

1 2-pack Hi-Polymer Staedtler erasers

1 16-pack Crayola crayons

1 12-ct. thin Crayola markers

1 10-ct. thick Crayola markers

1 box Ziploc freezer:  sandwich, quart, gallon

1 pack Avery address labels 8160

Gift Card: Amazon, Visa/MC, Target, Staples, Michael’s, or Teachers Pay Teachers

2nd Grade

4 reams copy paper (LaserJet / White)

4 pk dry erase markers (black only)

3 marbled composition notebooks

2 eraser pencil caps (pink)

2 white erasers

2 plastic two-pocket folders

2 pkg colored pencils (12 ct.)

2 12 pk PaperMate Mirado Black Warrior pencil

3 mechanical pencils w/ 0.7mm lead

3 pk lead refill 0.7mm

2 24pk Crayons

1 12 ct. washable Crayola markers

4 pads Post It notes 3x3

1 brown clipboard

2 boxes facial tissue

4 glue sticks

2 container sanitizing wipes

2 blue Flair felt-tip pens

2 black fine tip Sharpies

3rd Grade

4 reams copy paper (LaserJet / White)

2 pkg college ruled notebook paper

3 marble college-rule composition notebooks

1 3-ring binder (1 ½ -2” thick)

1 pkg Avery Big Tab dividers 5 tab

4 chisel tip dry-erase markers – black

2 fine point black Sharpie markers

1 Elmer’s white glue –bottle

1 24 ct. box Crayola Crayons

1 pkg washable Crayola markers 8 ct. thick

1 pkg washable Crayola markers 12 ct. thin

1 pkg Crayola colored pencils 12 ct.

2 dozen sharpened pencils (Ticonderoga)

2 Pink Pearl erasers

1 pkg Post-it sticky notes 3x3

1 pkg 4x6 white index cards

3 boxes facial tissue

2 container household sanitizing wipes

2 box ziplock baggies (1 gallon, 1 quart)

4 glue sticks

Gift Card: Amazon, Visa/MC, Target, Staples, Michael’s

4th Grade

4 reams copy paper (LaserJet/white)

1 pk college-rule filler paper

5 Marble college-rule composition books - not spiral bound (different colors ok)

1 3-ring binder 1” thick (no padding)

1 zippered pencil holder for binder

2 12 ct. PaperMate Mirado Black Warrior pencil (pre-sharpened if possible)

1 10 - pack Crayola markers (classic colors) thick

1 12 - pack Crayola markers (classic colors) thin

1 12 - pack Crayola colored pencils

3 glue sticks

2 large erasers

1 container household sanitizing wipes

3 boxes facial tissue

4 black Flair felt-tip pen

5th Grade

4 reams copy paper (laserjet/white/500 ct.)

2 Marble college-rule composition books

4 college-ruled 70 sheet spiral notebooks

2 pkgs college-ruled loose notebook paper

1 3 -ring binders (2” size)

1 set Avery page dividers 5 tab

1 12-pack washable Crayola markers

1 12 -pack Crayola colored pencils

3 pads Post It sticky notes 3x3

2 12 pk Ticonderoga sharpened pencils

1 4-pk odorless dry-erase markers

1 box Kleenex tissues

1 container antibacterial wipes

1 glue stick


Barnes & Noble gift cards

Science (all grades)

4 reams copy paper (LaserJet / white)

Baby wipes for cleaning

Household Cleaning wipes

Paper towels (strong style)

1 box Morten’s Salt

White Vinegar

AAA Batteries

Surgical Gloves

Dixie Cups

Lunch size paper bags

Sandwich size ziplock baggies

Gallon size ziplock baggies

4 pk Glue sticks

Facial tissue

Paper plates

Paper / plastic bowls

1 box brads (small brass fasteners)

12 ct Pencils (sharpened) with erasers

Petco Gift Cards 

Health Office

Sandwich size ziplock baggies - LOTS! (Squeeze close for ice packs)

Gallon size ziplock baggies (medicines, etc.)

Small tubes of Vaseline (for 1st aid kits)

Facial tissue boxes (lots!)

Baby wipes

Sanitizing Clorox wipes

Foaming hand soap

Hand sanitizer

Large bandaids (knee scrape size)

Regular bandaids

Small bandaids

Paper towels to create disposable icepacks

Children’s clothing (all sizes) boys & girls - underwear, sweatpants (elastic waist)Please: good condition, cleaned

Section 5 of Article IX of the California Constitution guarantees students a “free public education.”

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