School Supply List

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LEWIS F. COLE MIDDLE SCHOOL
GENERAL SUPPLIES LIST

The following list is a recommendation for supplies that can be purchased for the 2017-2018 school year:

  1. 6 one-subject notebooks (as many colors as possible for different subjects)
  2. 6 two-pocket folders (same with colors)
  3. 8th Graders Only – TI-84 Graphing Calculator (See ** below for more info)
  4. 1 Spiral Graphing Notebook for students taking Algebra 1 or Geometry
  5. 2 Composition Notebooks – 7th and 8th graders (one for language arts and one for Spanish)
  6. Spanish Classes – 7th graders, 1-inch binder – 8th graders, 2-inch binder
  7. Science Classes – 7th and 8th graders – One 2-inch binder
  8. Language Arts Classes – 7th and 8th graders - One 2-inch binder
  9. Pens and pencils (No Red)
  10. Highlighters
  11. Pencil case
  12. Physical Education clothing (see *** below for more info)
  13. External Wireless Mouse (if not comfortable with Chromebook’s pad mouse)
  14. Hand Sanitizer

**8th Graders will take Algebra 1, which will require the use of a graphing calculator.  The required graphing calculator is TI-84.  Please be sure NOT to purchase a TI-83 or TI-89 model.  This is also the required calculator for use at the high school level; therefore, it will follow your child through at least Grade 11.     

***Students in middle school are required to change clothing for physical education.  Student clothing must be appropriate.  Fort Lee Physical Education T-Shirts will be sold for $6.00 but are not required.  Students must wear appropriate T-Shirts or sweatshirts with sleeves, appropriate shorts or sweat pants, socks and sneakers.  Fort Lee Physical Education T-Shirts can be purchased at the parent orientation, student orientation, back-to-school night or at our school store starting on September 6.  

The following supplies should NOT be purchased since they will be supplied by the school:

  1. Computer / Chromebook (all students will be provided with a Chromebook)
  2. Locks for lockers (students must use the school-issued lock)
  3. Datebook / Calendar Book
  4. Calculators for 7th Graders only

     **No Rolling Book Bags.  They do not fit in the lockers.