School Supply List

This school supply list has been compiled by East Middle School staff to guide parents in purchasing supplies for their child. School supplies can be brought to school during Open House or, at the latest, on the first day of school. Some school supplies might need to be replenished during the school year. If you need financial assistance, contact your principal at 763-745-6210.

Printable School Supply List

All Grade Levels

  • East will provide a planner to each student.
  • Please purchase a small to mid-size backpack (not expandable or with rollers) for your student.
  • EPay can be used to purchase items that are marked with a * at www.wayzataschoolspayonline.com.
  • Please label with your student’s name all supplies, PE apparel and especially calculators!
  • East Middle School welcomes donations of any school supplies that appear on this list.

Grade 6

  • 1 - 3-subject spiral notebook (math)
  • 1 composition notebook (language arts)
  • 1 advisory notebook (composition, spiral or journal)
  • 2 packs loose leaf paper (advisory and student notebook)
  • 1 pack of 1/4” graph paper
  • 2 - 2-pocket folders
  • 1 pack of Expo dry erase markers (advisory)
  • pencil pouch
    • 48 #2 pencils
    • pens
    • 2 black Sharpies
    • 1 set of colored pencils
    • highlighter
    • scissors
    • glue stick
  • earbuds/headphones
  • 1 canister of disinfecting wipes (advisory) [family last name A-K]
  • 1 bottle hand sanitizer (advisory) [family name L-Z]
  • 2 boxes of tissues (advisory)

Grade 7

  • 2 - 3-subject spiral notebooks with folders (math, social studies)
  • 1 graph paper composition notebook
  • 3 - 2-pocket folders
  • scientific calculator (TI 30XS recommended)
  • earbuds/headphones
  • 1 pack 3” x 5” lined index cards
  • 2 boxes of tissues
  • 1 pack of Expo dry erase markers (math)
  • pencil pouch
    • 100 #2 pencils
    • 1 handheld pencil sharpener
    • 1 pack of black or blue pens
    • 1 set of colored pencils
    • 1 set of markers
    • 1 black Sharpie
    • 1 glue stick

Grade 8

  • 1 composition notebook
  • 1 graph paper composition notebook
  • 3 - 2-pocket folders
  • 1 pack of 1/4” graph paper
  • 6 pads of 3” x 3” Post It
  • earbuds/headphones
  • 1 pack 4” x 6” lined index cards
  • TI-84 graphing calculator
  • 1 canister of disinfecting wipes
  • 2 boxes of tissues
  • Expo dry erase markers, 4-pack, chisel point
  • pencil pouch
    • 3 packs of #2 pencils
    • pens
    • stylus (if student prefers to use one)
    • set of colored pencils
    • scissors (to fit in the pencil pouch)
    • glue stick
    • highlighters

Art - Grade 6, elective for Grade 8

Grade 6

  • 2 pencils (#2 or mechanical)
  • 1 large eraser (Pink Pearl or comparable drawing eraser)
  • 1 - 2-pocket folder
  • 1 - 1-gallon Ziploc plastic storage bag

Grade 8 – elective

  • 2 pencils (#2 or mechanical)
  • 1 large eraser (Pink Pearl or comparable drawing eraser)
  • 1 ultra-fine point Sharpie, black
  • 1 fine point Sharpie, black
  • 1 - 2-pocket folder

Band - elective for all grades

  • 1 black 1” 3-ring binder, with 3 tab dividers
  • grade-level instrument method book (purchase information available from teacher)
  • * blue Wayzata polo shirt ($15.00) ordered at Locker Move-In, online using EPay or from the teacher

Choir - elective for all grades

  • * blue Wayzata polo shirt $15.00 ordered at Locker Move-In, online using EPay or from the teacher

Engineering, Technology and Design - Grades 6 and 7, elective for Grade 8

  • 1 - 1-gallon Ziploc plastic storage bag
  • * Lab fees, payable during Locker Move-In, online using EPay or to the teacher
    6th grade - $10.00
    7th grade - $10.00
    8th grade - $30.00

Family & Consumer Science - Grade 7, elective for Grade 8

  • 1 box sandwich-size Ziploc plastic bags
  • 1 box gallon-size Ziploc plastic bags
  • 1 pack of paper plates (white generic brand)
  • 1 box of tissues

Music Exploration - elective for Grade 8

  • 1 - 2-pocket folder

Orchestra - elective for all grades

  • 1 black 1” 3-ring binder, with 5 tab dividers
  • 6th Grade Method Book – Essential Elements for Strings: Book 1 gold (available from local music stores or on Amazon)
  • 7th & 8th Grade Method Book – Essential Elements for Strings: Book 2 purple (available from local music stores or on Amazon)
  • * blue Wayzata polo shirt ($15.00) ordered at Locker Move-In, online using EPay or from the teacher

Physical Education - all grades

  • * required Wayzata T-shirt ($10.00), available for purchase at Locker Move-In or online using EPay
  • athletic shorts or leggings (shorts must adhere to EMS dress code)
  • athletic shoes
  • sweatshirt or light jacket, to be prepared for outside weather
  • 1 box of tissues

READ 180

  • 1 composition notebook

Spanish - Grades 6 and 7, elective for Grade 8

  • 3 #2 pencils (not mechanical)
  • 1 box of tissues