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Ballard Supply Lists

Kindergarten

  • 1 large book bag
  • 1 plastic pencil box
  • 4 boxes of Crayola crayons (24 pack)
  • 1 pair of child’s scissors (Fiskar brand work best)
  • 1 box of colored pencils (12-24 count)
  • 1 box of 10 ct. Crayola markers (thick style, not thin please)
  • 1 package of black dry erase markers with eraser (Expo brand work best)
  • 20 glue sticks
  • 1 small bottle of Elmer’s glue
  • 15 sharpened #2 Ticonderoga brand pencils
  • 3 pink rectangular erasers
  • 1 large towel for rest time (no mats or large blankets please)
  • 1 extra set of clothes (in a gallon-size Ziploc bag)
  • 1 smock for art (old shirts are fine)
  • 1 box of sandwich-size Ziploc bags (last name starts with A-I)
  • 1 box of gallon-size Ziploc bags (last name starts with J-R)
  • 1 bag of brown paper lunch bags (last name starts with S-Z)

Please be sure to label all of your child’s school  supplies!

First Grade

  • 2 24-pack crayons (please no neon colors)
  • 1 box of 12 colored pencils (sharpened)
  • 4-5 black fine tip dry erase markers (low odor, water based if possible)
  • 2 highlighters
  • 5-6 pink chunky erasers (please no eraser tops)
  • 1 package of sticky notes (for Reader’s/Writer’s Workshop)
  • 1 set of headphones (inexpensive work fine)
  • 1 black & white composition notebook
  • 24-28 #2 YELLOW sharpened pencils (Ticonderoga preferred)
  • 1 backpack/book bag (to lug it all in!)

Additional items for specific teachers.

Bruschini

  • 1 one-inch three-ring binder
  • scissors
  • 1 plastic travel soap dish
  • 1 additional black/white composition notebook (total of 2)
  • 1 box of 16 washable markers

Stevens

  • 3 glue sticks
  • 1 liquid glue
  • pencil top erasers
  • Exacto chisel tip dry erase markers (4)
  • scissors

Nolan

  • 1 liquid glue
  • pencil top erasers
  • additional black/white composition notebook
  • scissors
  • 4 large dry erase markers (color set)

Second Grade

Please bring the following supplies to school labeled with your first and last name.

General Supplies

  • Three or four dozen Ticonderoga pencils (sharpen ahead of time if possible)
  • 1 box of 24 crayons
  • An 8-pack of thin multi-colored markers
  • One pack of colored pencils
  • Headphones (labeled and in a large Ziploc baggie)
  • 4-8 glue sticks
  • scissors
  • 2 two-pocket 9×12 folders (pockets on bottom) 1 blue, 1 yellow

Teacher-Specific Supplies

Bayle

  • 1 composition book (black and white)
  • 1 pack each of 3 x 3 and 3 x 5 sticky notes (light colors please)
  • 1 pack low-odor dry erase markers (black only)
  • Canvas zip bag large enough to hold crayons, colored pencils, scissors, etc.

Parish

  • 1 composition book (black and white)
  • 1 pack each of 3 x 3 and 3 x 5 sticky notes (light colors please)
  • 1 pack low-odor dry erase markers (black only)
  • Package of cap erasers to share

Foster and Parish

  • Plastic storage baggies based on last name
    • A-G: box of quart-size storage baggies (not sandwich)
    • H-N: box of snack-size rectangular baggies (not square)
    • O-S: box of gallon-size storage baggies
    • T-Z: extra large 2-gallon baggies (Dollar Tree or Walmart)

Third Grade

Please send in the following items labeled with your child’s name.

  • Scissors (reuse from second grade)
  • Headphones in a Ziploc bag with name
  • Rectangular pencil box
  • 1 box of 24-count crayons
  • 12 colored pencils
  • 1 composition notebook, wide-ruled
  • 4 folders with horizontal pockets, one of each color: green, yellow, blue and red
  • Handheld pencil sharpener that catches shavings
  • Two rectangular pink erasers
  • Two highlighters (any color)

Please send in the following items without your child’s name.

  • 2 boxes of 24, yellow Ticonderoga #2 pencils to be shared by the class
  • 2 glue sticks
  • 1 black, fine tip dry erase marker
  • 2 pads of 3 x 3 Post-It notes

Your child will also need an inches/centimeter ruler TO KEEP AT HOME for math homework.

We eat a mid-morning snack so please bring in a healthy snack each day.

Fourth Grade

ALL supplies will be organized the first day of school. Please DO NOT try to organize at home. (Send in original packaging.)

  • 4 dozen (48 total) #2 pencils No mechanical pencils. ***Ticonderoga brand works best.
  • 1 box of 12 colored pencils
  • 1 box of 12 washable markers
  • Scissors labeled with student’s name
  • 1 pack of 5 of low odor Expo dry erase markers and 1 eraser
  • 4 large glue sticks
  • 2 packages of Pink Pearl block erasers
  • Pencil box for supplies labeled with first and last name
  • Three hard-cover black and white composition-style books (sewn binding) labeled with student’s name
  • A 1-inch RED, 3-ring binder
  • 5 three-hole punched folders in different colors: red, blue, green, yellow and one of your choice! Plastic ones work the best.
  • 3 x 3 Post-it notes (4 packs)
  • A pair of headphones (NOT earbuds) to be kept in school (Dollar Store or 5 Below ones work great)

Fifth Grade

We have requested some very specific items to help the students stay organized. If you cannot find the specific color for these items, choose items that are close. For example: No red folders? Buy a maroon folder.

  • 2 composition notebooks (any color)
  • 1 blue two-pocket folder WITH metal prongs for reading
  • 1, 1-inch binder
  • 1 package of Ticonderoga pencils (most likely will last a month–will need to be replenished often)
  • 4 packages of cap erasers (these will go into a community basket)
  • 1 package of colored pencils (no larger than 12 count)
  • 1 package of highlighters
  • 1 package of dry erase markers (fine tip–will need to be replenished)

    Other Supplies

    • 1 pair of scissors
    • 1 water bottle any color (no glass or disposable water bottles please)
    • 1 glue stick
    • 8 packages of Post-It Notes (3” x 3” — these will go into a community basket)
    • 1 pencil case (fabric, soft type)
    • 1 pair of headphones or earbuds