Foothill Adventist Elementary School
1991 Landess Ave, Milpitas, CA 95035-7071 • 408-263-2568

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Classroom Supplies

3rd & 4th
5th & 6th
7th and 8th



  • Small Blanket
  • Pillow
  • Reusable Water Bottle
  • Backpack
  • Rest mats and all consumable supplies are included as part of the tuition and purchased by the teacher 


  • 36 #2 Pencils(yellow)*
  • 10 Large pink erasers*
  • 2 package wide-ruled notebook paper*
  • 1 boxes facial tissue*
  • 6 glue sticks*
  • 8 dry erase markers*
Items above with an * will be collected for use by the whole class. Please do NOT write names on these items.
  • Crayons, markers and/or colored pencils (small to medium box)
  • Scissors
  • 2  Two-pocket folders
  • Zippered pouch (to hold crayons, etc.)
  • 1 Wide-rule spiral notebook
  • 1 Wide-rule composition book with handwriting lines, if possible

These items will be for the student's personal use and should be labeled with his/her name.

Clothing, particularly jackets, should also be labeled with the student’s name. Remember, all uniform jackets look the same and are easily lost. Jackets labeled with a student’s name almost always find their way back to their owners!

Please plan to replace items as needed throughout the school year


  • 2  Dozen count of #2 pencils
  • 5  Large pink erasers
  • 2  Packages of wide-ruled notebook paper
  • 3  Boxes of facial tissue
Please write the student's name on the following items which will be in their desk:
  • 1  Set of reusable spoon and fork
  • 1  Reusable Water Bottle
  • 1  Bottle of white glue
  • Crayons and/or markers (small to medium box)
  • Dry erase markers and eraser
  • 1  Ruler with inch and centimeter markings
  • 6  Glue sticks
  • 1  Scissors
  • Zippered pouch or box (to hold the above items)
  • 1  One inch 3 Ring binder with clear cover
  • 2  Two-pocket folders with 3-hole punch
  • 2  Wide-rule spiral notebook
Other requests for supplies will be sent home as needed. Please plan to replace items throughout the school year as necessary.
Also, please write the student's name on all uniforms--especially sweaters and jackets. These are easily mixed up between children, but are always returned if there is a name inside.

3rd & 4th

  • Pencils and erasers
  • Highlighters
  • Crayons, color pencils and/or markers
  • Glue bottle and glue sticks
  • Colored pens for grading (Not black or blue)
  • Dry erase markers and eraser (small rag/sock is fine)
  • Binder paper
  • Scissors
  • Ruler with inch AND centimeter markings
  • Sticky Note Pads (1x2 and 3x3)
  • Tissue Box
  • Index cards
  • 1  1-inch 3-ring binder with pockets (no zippers please - anything larger will not fit in the desks)
  • 10 Plastic dividers WITH pockets (for subject dividers in binder)
  • 2 Two-pocket folders
  • 3  Spiral notebooks
  • 1 Composition book
Please label all items, including clothing, backpacks and lunch containers, using a permanent marker or sticker.
Please replace items as needed during the school year.
Other requests for supplies will be sent home as needed.

5th & 6th
  • 3-Ring notebook
  • Binder paper
  • Pencils & erasers (no pens for math!)
  • Red pens (for corrections)
  • Crayons or colored markers
  • Ruler (inches & centimeters)
  • Scissors
  • Liquid glue or glue stick
  • White board pen (any color) and rag for eraser
  • Ukulele – This will be purchased at the beginning of the school year for about $30 each.
    Please make your check payable to Foothill School.
  • NO Calculator

Please write student’s name on all items including uniforms – especially sweaters and jackets.

7th and 8th

  • New Living Translation Bible (We will be marking in it)
  • One 1" 3-ring binder (no zippers)
  • (2) Packs college-ruled paper
  • (1) Package of graph paper
  • (5) differently colored/patterned spiral 1-subject notebooks
  • (2) Composition book
  • (2) 2-Pocket folders
  • (24) #2 Pencils (Mechanical pencils are acceptable and Erasers)
  • Colored pens for grading (no purple--I get to use that one!)
  • (2) Highlighters
  • Crayons or colored pencils
  • Markers
  • 12" Ruler (inches & centimeters)
  • Pointed scissors
  • 1 Bottle of liquid glue and 2 glue sticks
  • 1 package of Low Odor Dry Erase Markers & rag/eraser
  • (4) Post-it notes 1.5" x 2"
  • Protractor
  • (2) Spiral-bound index cards
  • (1) Box of tissue
  • (1) tub Disinfecting Wipes
  • Calculator Ti-83 plus Silver Edition or Ti-84 plus Silver Edition
Please label ALL ITEMS including uniforms, especially sweaters.  Items may need to be replaced during the school year. Other requests for supplies will be sent home as needed.