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5th Grade School Supply List


Welcome to the P.S. 211 Elm Tree Elementary 5th Grade Family!

We are so excited for you and your child to join our P.S. 211 Elm Tree Elementary 5th Grade family! We are honored to have your child begin/continue their educational journey with us and we look forward to driving them towards academic success!

On this page you will find all of the information related to the school supply requirements for our 5th Grade classes.

If you haven’t done so already, please be sure to visit our dedicated Parent Welcome Center Home Page for all manner of information our new & returning families need to know about our school & how their child can be successful during the upcoming school year.

Please see below to view “Some Important Things to Note” and our “P.S. 211 School Supply List Parent Letter” followed by the 5th Grade School Supply List (listed out in bulleted format along with a downloadable/printable PDF version which includes both a bulleted list and list with pictures):

Some Important Things to Note:

  • Please label all of your child’s supplies and any extra clothes with your child’s name.
  • Please ensure that all supplies are delivered to your child’s teacher within the first two days of school.
  • Please contact your child’s teacher for any additional supplies that your child may need.

5th Grade School Supply List

Each student will need the following supplies:

  1. Six (6) Marble Notebooks
  2. Five (5) Plastic Folders (1 Red, 1 Yellow, 1 Green, 1 Blue, and 1 Purple)
  3. Two (2) Packs of Loose-Leaf Paper
  4. One (1) Pack of Construction Paper
  5. One (1) Pack of Large Glue Sticks
  6. One (1) Pencil Sharpener
  7. Three (3) Packs of Sharpened #2 Pencils
  8. Two (2) Packs of Erasers
  9. One (1) Pencil Case
  10. One (1) Pack of Highlighters
  11. One (1) Pack of Washable Markers
  12. One (1) Box of Crayons
  13. Two (2) Packs of Dry Erase Markers (EXPO brand preferred)
  14. One (1) Pair of Child Scissors
  15. Two (2) Packs of Post-It Notes
  16. One (1) Pack of Graph Paper
  17. One (1) Pair or Personal Headphones or Earbuds


Other Important Items:


Please see below for a list of other items that will be used throughout the school year (please contact your child’s teacher to check what is needed):


  • One (1) Large Bottle of Hand Sanitizer
  • One (1) Large Bottle of Liquid Hand Soap
  • One (1) Pack of Clorox Cleaning Wipes
  • One (1) Pack of Copy Paper
  • Two (2) Boxes of Tissues
  • One (1) Roll of Paper Towels
  • One (1) Pack of Gallon Size Ziploc Bags

P.S. 211 Elm Tree Elementary School Supplies Digital Purchase

Families that attend P.S. 211 Elm Tree Elementary now have the option to purchase the required Pre-K supplies using our integrated school supply list found on our dedicated 5th Grade Supply List Digital Purchase page using the preceding link or the button below:

All our parents have to do is:

  1. Click on the preceding link above (or the button below)
  2. Select their desired vendor such as Amazon or Target
  3. Verify the shopping list (and add or replace any missing items)
  4. Finally complete your purchase