LILA Upper School Supply List

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Each student will need the following supplies, including those for specific subjects as outlined below (course syllabi will reflect any additional supplies needed):

General Supplies -  Grades 6- 12

To minimize sharing high-touch materials it would be helpful for each student to have their own supplies of the following:

  • Organization tool (folders/binder)
  • 1 box of colored pencils
  • Highlighter
  • Pencils (replenish, as needed)
  • Pens (Blue or Black) (replenish, as needed)
  • Loose Leaf paper
  • Notebook(s)
  • Reusable water bottle
  • Masks

Keep at home or in locker:

  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue Stick
  • Post-it Notes


  • 2 composition notebooks


  • Notebook


  • Spiral Notebook  
  • Calculator for Math 6 or Pre-Algebra, Algebra, and Geometry (TI 30x is recommended but we DO NOT recommend  the TI-30Xa)
  • TI-83 or newer graphing calculator for Algebra 2,  Pre-Calc., Consumer Math, and DP Maths
    • There is an option to download the “Calculate 84” app on a iphone or android that will replace the handheld calculator.  Students must use their phones responsibly!

Physical Education/Health

  • Athletic shoes to be worn on PE days


  • For all groups, reference Band Handbook Materials list for instrument specific needs.
    • 1 in. 3-ring binder (black)
    • Pkg. 25 sheet protectors

High School Choir

  • 1 in. 3-ring binder (black)

Language and Literature

6th-8th Grade

  • Notebook (Specific to Class)
  • Loose Leaf Paper
  • Folder or Binder for Handouts

9th and 10th Grade

  • Composition Journal (1 each)
  • Post-it notes (1 package)
  • Index cards (3x5 1 pack)
  • Loose Leaf paper (college ruled)
  • Binder

Technology Needs:

  • Students in Grades 6-12 will need to bring a laptop or Chromebook.
  • Headphones or earbuds (bluetooth earbuds not preferred)

Visual Arts

  • Masking Tape (2 rolls)
  • Flour (1 - 1lb bag)

School Wish List Items:

These items will be collected at the front office and stored for whole-school use.

  • Tissues
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Hand sanitizer
  • Box of disposal masks
  • Expo Markers
  • Index cards
  • Pencils
  • Markers/colored pencils
  • Post-it Notes
  • Loose-leaf paper
  • Glue sticks
  • Masking tape

Please Note:

Individual teachers may have preferences that are not on this list. They will let students know during the first week of school.

As is true in any public school, all items on this page are optional. As is also true in any public school, family support in this area is greatly appreciated!