School Supply Lists

MVMMS 2017-18

School Supply List

Students entering 6th Grade – Supply List Grade6SupplyList17-18

(1) Pencil Case or Pouch with the following items inside:

  • Markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Pencils
  • Blue or black pens
  • Red pens
  • Highlighters (package of 4 or more assorted colors)
  • Post-its
  • Student scissors
  • Glue sticks
  • Clear tape
  • Small hand sharpener
  • Dry erase markers (package of 3 or more)


(4) 1.5-inch binders (1 green, 1 red, 1 blue, 1 black)

(4) 2-pocket folders (1 green, 1 red, 1 blue, 1 black)

(1) 3-hole punched, 2-3 subject red notebook (8.5 x 11 inches, wireless if possible)

(1) Composition notebook

(2) Sets of dividers with divider tabs

(2) Packages of reinforced lined paper

(1) Package of paper reinforcement labels

(2) Boxes of tissues

(1) Container of wipes

(1) Roll of paper towels


Students Entering 7th Grade StudentsEntering7thGrade-Supplylist-17-18

7th grade Staples Rewards Number: 2819565744
or phone number: 781-979-2100

If you plan to do your shopping at Staples and you don’t have your own Staples Rewards account, please use ours.  We will use the rewards to purchase items the grade needs.


Suggested Classroom Materials for 7th Grade

To ensure you gather all of the necessary supplies, please check off each item as you acquire it.

General Supplies for All Classes:

  1. ___ One plastic pencil box that snaps or a bag that zips
  2. ___ One sturdy two-pocket folder labeled “English” with student’s name
  3. ___ Several pencils – enough to last the year (required for Math and Science) Mechanical & Extra lead or Traditional
  4. ___ Several pens (blue/black)
  5. ___ Three highlighters (of different colors)
  6. ___ One complete set of colored pencils (at least twelve different colors)
  7. ___ A permanent marker
  8. ___ Multicolored mini stick-it notes [used when annotating in a book] (required for English)___ A pair of scissors
  9. ___ Several glue sticks (you will go through these often)
  10. ___ A set of earbuds (in a plastic baggy) in your pencil box / supply kit

If you are able to donate the following items, it is greatly appreciated and can be given to each student’s homeroom teacher on the first day of school:

___ A box of tissues, a roll of paper towels, and/or hand sanitizer (optional)

See next page.

ORGANIZATIONAL TIP: When purchasing notebooks, binders, and folders, use the color coding suggested below.

Math (Organizational Tip: BLUE)

  1. ___ 2-3 inch, three ring binder FOR MATH ONLY
    Math text is hole punched and will be clipped into binder.

** The “Better” binders from Staples are recommended because they have “survived” better in the past. They are, however, more expensive.

2.___ Basic calculator with a square root and percent key. The following are examples of Staples’ item numbers for calculators we recommend.
#466493, #126087, #510812, #150007, #522649

** The calculator is required and brought to every math and science class.**
Label the calculator with your NAME.

  1. ___ About 200 pages of loose leaf college ruled white lined paper OR graph
    4. ___ Three dividers
    5. ___ Four fine or medium point dry erase markers

English (Organizational Tip: RED)

  1. ___ 1 ½ inch, three ring binder FOR ENGLISH ONLY
  2. ___ Four dividers labeled in the following order:
    ** Composition, Literature, Grammar, Vocabulary
  3. ___ Loose leaf paper (ideally wide ruled)
  4. ___ A one subject spiral notebook (response journal)

See next page.

Science (Organizational Tip: BLACK)

  1. ___ Three composition notebooks (one for each trimester)
  2. ___ Multicolored Pens (for organized note taking)
  3. ___ One folder
  4. ___ MANY glue sticks / rolls of tape

History (Organizational Tip: GREEN)

1.___ A three subject spiral notebook FOR HISTORY ONLY
**must be 150 pages and 8.5” by 11” preferred

FOR:  Mr. Tierney and/or Mr. Crooks


2.___1 ½ inch, three ring binder FOR HISTORY ONLY-with loose leaf paper (ideally wide ruled)

            FOR: Mrs. Fowke

For Most Elective Courses

  1. A single subject, spiral bound notebook with perforated pages

A two pocket folder that is different than your homework folder
** It is likely you can use the same notebook and


Students Entering 8th Grade 8thGradeSupplylist17-18

Common Items for all 8th graders:


Black/Blue Pens

Colored Pencils


Headphones/earbuds for computer work

A package of 8 dry erase markers


If you are able to donate the following items, it is greatly appreciated and can be given to each student’s homeroom teacher on the first day of school:

1 box of tissues

1 container of disinfectant wipes

1 container of hand sanitizer


Needed by Subject:


3 ring binder


1 package of graph paper

Lots of pencils and erasers

1 composition notebook (cheap one – $1)

TI-30XS Multiview Scientific Calculator for Grade 8 Math

TI-84 (or higher) Graphing Calculator for Algebra 1

Clear plastic ruler



3 ring binder (1.5 inch preferred)

White lined filler paper for the binder

Dividers for the binder

Mini three hole punch (to be kept in the binder)



3 subject notebook



Sticky tabs for annotating in school books



Study folder with pockets

Spiral bound notebook



Glue stick (package of 3)