8th Grade

An Incarnation student planner will be provided for all Junior High students and is the only planner that should be used.

GRADES 7 & 8

  • 1 USB flash drive – Lexar, SanDisk-Cruzer, or PNY brand, minimum 4 GB; OPTIONAL ITEM – TO BE PURCHASED SEPARATELY – NOT INCLUDED IN PTO SUPPLY PACKET.
  • Zippered pouch
  • Scissors
  • Colored pencils
  • Markers
  • 2 Glue sticks
  • 4 sharpened #2 pencils
  • 2 packages of Expo Low-Odor FINE point dry erase markers
  • 1 package of Expo Low-Odor WIDE chisel-tip dry erase markers to leave with homeroom
  • Black fine-tip permanent marker
  • Eraser
  • Highlighter
  • Red, blue and black pens (no other colors)
  • Loose-leaf paper for every class (3 hole WIDE line only)
  • 12 inch English/Metric ruler
  • 2 boxes tissues (175 or more)
  • 1 roll paper towels
  • 1 container Clorox wipes (teacher use

NOTE:  Students may use an accordion style folder or a binder instead of separate pocket folders for each class. 

We want students to find an organization system that works well for them.

Art: sketchbook (spiral bound or hard bound – 50 pages or more)

English: 1 single-subject spiral notebook with pockets; 1 packet of index cards

Reading: Grade 7:  1 pocket folder; 1 composition notebook

Grade 8:  1 composition notebook; 1 spiral notebook

Social Studies: 1 pocket folder; 1 three-subject spiral notebook

Math: Grade 7:  1 three-ring binder (1”) with 3 dividers with extra loose leaf paper; graph paper; scientific

  calculator (Texas Instruments preferred); 4 Expo markers to leave in math classroom

Grade 8:  1 three-ring binder (1 ½”) with 3 dividers; one 4-pack of black Expo markers; protractor; graph

  paper; loose leaf paper

Pre-Algebra:  scientific calculator;

Algebra & Geometry:  Texas Instruments TI-84 plus graphing calculator

Science: 1 three-subject spiral notebook with pockets ONLY FOR SCIENCE; one ½” – 1” binder for Science Fair ONLY, preferably with clear pocket on front

Religion: Confirmation and Service folders (received from Parish Office); 1 pocket folder; Journal (any type or style);

Physical Education: Gym uniform (see Uniform Code for details)

Supplies needed below are based on your child’s Music and Foreign Language choices.

These items are NOT included in the PTO supply kits.

Music: Grade 7 ONLY:  1 pocket folder with fasteners; loose-leaf paper; pen; pencil; 2 guitar picks – medium thickness

Band: Band instrument and maintenance items; brass students – black washcloth; 1” black hard cover 3-ring binder; small pencil bag for binder; 2 pencils; 1 box of tissues; 1 roll of paper towels; “Essential Elements 2000 Book 2” and “Essential Elements Book 3” published by Hal Leonard.

Orchestra: Grade 7:  Essential Elements book 3 (essential Techniques); Continue with Etling Workbook for Strings book 1

Grade 8:  Continue with Essential Elements book 3 and Etling Workbook for Strings book 1

Spanish: 1 single-subject spiral notebook; 1 three-prong pocket folder; 1 red pen

French: graph paper composition book; loose leaf paper; 3-prong pocket folder or a section in your binder dedicated to

French materials

German: 1” three prong binder; loose leaf paper; hardcover notebook (size A5 with elastic enclosure band – 120 sheets / 240 pages – dotted grid page preferred – will be used for 2 years.  May be purchased from Frau Marshall.)

Grade 7 – add 10 tab dividers; Grade 8 – add 8 tab dividers.