Middle School Supplies 2018-19


Middle School (Grades 7-8) Supply List

  • 3 three-ring binders (1 inch).
  • 3 packages of dividers, one package for each binder.
  • Packages of lined paper for  binders.
  • 1 package of graphing paper.
  • 4 spiral, one-subject, lined notebooks, size 8 * 11
  • 1 pencil case with a minimum of: 5 Pencils with erasers (#2), 4 pens (at least 1 red), 2 Erasers, 3 Highlighters, 1 set of colored pencils or markers, 1 bottle of white out, 1 pencil sharpener, and 2 white board markers. (materials must be replaced as lost or worn out)
  • 1 geometry math set (ruler, protractor, compass)
  • 1 Water Bottle
  • Calculator for Algebra 1: TI-84 Plus SE or TI-Inspire X with CAS



  • Instrument approved by music teacher
  • Lined Music notebook.


  • 6 graphite pencils


  • Recommended ACS PE attire, sunscreen, and cap


  • 1 USB 2GB flash drive (does not have to be new)
  • 1 Laptop, must be equipped with:
    • Desktop operating system (recommended):
      • Mac OSX 10.10 El Capitan (10.13 High Sierra recommended)
      • Microsoft Windows 7 (Windows 10 recommended)
      • Google Chrome
    • An Office Suite such as Microsoft Office, Apple iWork, or Google Drive that includes:
      • Word processing
      • Presentation
      • Spreadsheet programs.
    • Internet Browser (such as Google Chrome, Firefox, Safari or Edge)
    • Video and audio player (i.e. Quicktime, Windows Media Player, iTunes, etc)
    • Photos viewer and basic editing (i.e. Preview, Photo Viewer)
    • It’s recommend to install support software as Antivirus and all updates.
    • Recommended Hardware: These recommended alternatives are based on requirements of software and subscriptions that will be used on school, equivalent or superior models from the same or  different brands will work as well.
      • Alt 1: Apple - MacBook Air (MacBook Pro or MacBook will also work)
        • 11 inch display or above is recommended
        • Hard Disk 128 Gigabytes or above (SSD recommended)
        • RAM 4 Gigabytes or above
        • Procesor: Intel Core i5 1.8 Ghz or above
        • If not a new laptop please make sure WiFi antenna is working properly
        • Operating System: Mac OSX 10.10 or higher
      • Alt 2: Windows based PC. Any known brands such as Samsung, Toshiba, HP, Lenovo, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, Acer, etc, with the following hardware recommendations:
        • 11 inch display or above recommended (touch display optional)
        • Standard QWERTY keyboard (numeric keypad is optional)
        • RAM 4 Gigabytes DDR3 or above
        • Hard Disk: 128 Gigabytes or bigger (Solid State recommended)
        • WiFi 802.11 g/n/ac compatible
        • Processor:  Intel Core i5 1.8 GHz 5th generation or later (AMD equivalent processor are also compatible)
        • Operating System Windows 7 (minimum). Recommended: Windows 10 Home (Pro edition optional)
      • Alt 3: Chromebook: Any known brands such as Samsung, Toshiba, HP, Lenovo, Dell, Lenovo, Asus, Acer, etc, with the following hardware recommendations:
        • Procesor: Intel Celeron or m3 or Core i3 of 2.1 GHz or faster
        • RAM: 2 Gigabytes or higher
        • 11 inches display or above (touch display optional)
        • Hard Disk (Storage): 16 Gigabytes or higher
        • WiFi 802.11 g/n/ac compatible
        • Operating System: Google Chrome OS (recommended with update 53 or above)



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