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TFAA Kindergarten Supply List 2017

1 pack yellow #2 pencils

2 boxes crayons (24 count)

1 scissors

2 composition notebooks

4 large glue sticks

1 bottle glue

3 Hole plastic folders with pockets NO BRADS: red, blue, green and purple

1 school box- regular size

1 backpack- no rolling backpacks!

1 box tissues

1 pack washable markers

One Inch 3 ring Binder

4 BLACK dry erase markers

2 large pink erasers (not the cap erasers)

1 complete change of clothing- socks, undies, short sleeve shirt and pants


Student Wish List- Items students will need but we can’t require

12-pack colored pencils

1 Disinfecting Wipes

1 One Inch 3 ring Binder – to be used for student memory books

1 pack page protectors – 50 count; to be used for student memory books



*Please refer to your teacher’s website before purchasing supplies. Some items may not be needed by individual teachers.


First Grade Supply List



  • 4 black Expo dry erase marker
  • 12 glue sticks
  • 1 pair of school scissors
  • 2 packages of plain #2 yellow pencils
  • 5 third grade tablets of paper…Please feel free to purchase one ream of paper instead of the tablets.  They sell reams of paper at the Parent/Teacher store in Murfreesboro.
  • 3 Mead Composition Notebooks 
  • 2 boxes of 16 crayons
  • 1 school box for crayons, scissors, etc…
  • 4 plastic pocket folders with the three holes punched: red, blue, yellow, green
  • 1 box of Kleenex
  • Backpack (preferably without rollers for easier storage)



Please label all underlined items with your child’s name.



2nd Grade School Supply List


24 #2 yellow pencils

1 pack cap erasers

white polymer or pink pearl eraser

24 pack of crayons

2 spiral notebooks

1 blue, green, red, and yellow folder with pockets and prongs (vinyl if possible)

2 composition books (hard cover)

Scissors-blunt tip

12 glue sticks

1 Standard size clipboard

1 box Kleenex

Supply box

4 dry erase markers

2 packs wide-ruled notebook paper

1- 1 inch 3 ring binder with two pockets (no more than 1 inch please)


TFAA Supply Wish List

These are items your child needs that are not on the Rutherford County core supply list

Red ink pens for checking

Colored pencils

1 pack of white copy paper *

1 roll of paper towels

Baby wipes

4 x 6 index cards- 1 pack

2 yellow highlighters

post-it-notes* any color, standard size




3rd Grade Supply List 



Binder (1 inch)

1 pack Wide-ruled loose leaf paper 

24 pack of #2 pencils

5 plastic durable folders with prongs - one of each color (red, green, blue,          

                 purple, Yellow/orange)


2 glue sticks

24 crayons 

2 box of tissues

4 composition book journals

4 EXPO dry erase markers

Zipper pencil pouch with grommets to fit in binder

cap erasers


Standard sized backpack  - No Rolling Bookbags – They do not fit into lockers



Wish List

  • Pack of red pens
  • Band Aids
  • Paper towels
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Clorox or Lysol wipes or baby wipes
  • Old Sock (clean) as white board eraser
  • Colored pencils (12 ct)



4th Grade 2017-2018 Supply List

3-ring binder (prefer 1 ½ inch or larger hardback; zipper binders seem to work very well for many students)

5 pk - Insertable Dividers with pockets

(4)- pocket folders with brads (one yellow)

2 - packs wide-ruled paper (and one for home, too!)

(5) - Composition notebooks (bound), wide-ruled

1 – zipper pencil pouch with grommets to fit inside the binder

(24) - #2 pencils (no mechanical)

1 - pair of scissors

Either 12-pack colored pencils or 24-pack crayons

Stick glue (8)

Dry Erase Expo Markers (4)

1 – box of Kleenex

3- pack of sticky notes

1 pack of cap erasers


NO ROLLING BACK PACKS for students in the main building only.


*Wish List for classroom

Red pens


Paper Towels

Disinfecting Wipes or Disinfecting Spray

Copy Paper

Dry erase markers

Extra Boxes of Kleenex

Wide-ruled Paper

#2 Pencils

Cap erasers

Index Cards

Individually wrapped candy for treat box


**List subject to change by early August


Fifth grade 2017-2018 supply list

Pencils (48)

2 inch-- three ring binder

2 sets of dividers with pockets (10 = 2 for each subject)

Notebook paper WIDE rule 300 pages

6 spiral notebooks with 100 pages Wide rule

Highlighters (4) different colors

Glue sticks (8)

24 count crayons (1 box)

12 count colored pencils (1 box)


Container or bag for supplies

Backpack without wheels and will fit in a locker

Box of tissues (1)

Cap erasers

Dry erase markers for the students to use (4)

3 pack sticky notes (1)


Wish List


Cap erasers

1 inch--three ring binder

Box of tissues

Paper towels

Cleaning wipes

Crayons for the class

Colored pencils for the class

Top load page protectors

12-inch-tall locker shelf for the children to use (can be used multiple years)


2017-2018 Middle Grades (6-8) School Supply List


One 3-ring notebook (2” or larger) with dividers

Loose leaf paper (at least 4 packs - wide-ruled only)

Composition books (5)

#2 Pencils (at least24)

Colored pencils



Box of tissues (2)

Red ink pens (at least 12)

Glue sticks (at least 4)

Ruler, compass, and protractor

Highlighters (1 of each: pink, yellow, orange, blue, and green)

Small sticky notes


Additional Student Supplies for TFAA Middle School Students

TI-30XS Multiview Calculator for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade math students

TI-84 Calculator (ONLY for Integrated Math I students)

Sheet protectors (at least 12)

Index cards (3 packs)


6 folders with pockets and brads (any color) – 6th & 7th grade only!


Wish List for Teachers – Donations welcome throughout the year!!

Dry erase markers

Paper towels

Disinfectant wipes/Baby wipes

Spray cleaner (409, Windex, etc.)

Hand sanitizer

Sticky notes

Black permanent markers

Zipper bags (gallon, quart, and snack size)

Adhesive bandages