First-Grade Supply List

Perkins Academy 4301 College Ave. Des Moines


First Grade

Supply List for 2019 – 2020 School Year


12 Pencils

2 Glue Sticks

1 Pair Scissors

1 Pencil Box, standard size, plastic

2 Boxes 24-Count Crayola© Crayons

10 Spiral Notebooks, wide-rule, any color (no designs)

2 Pocket Folders with metal fasteners – plain

4 Pocket Folders without fasteners – plain

4 Boxes Tissues, large

1 roll of paper towels

1 Set of Headphones/ear buds in a plastic bag

1 Box of washable markers

4 Containers Clorox Wipes

6 dry erase markers – black only

1 1” binder (any color)

1 Backpack


  • Please put your child’s name on the inside of the backpack (and lunchbox) and on the outside of the pencil box and headphones. Please do not put your child’s name on any of the other supplies as many items will be collected and distributed throughout the year.


  • It would be helpful if these supplies were brought to school at open house on Aug 21, 4-6pm