8th Grade Supply List

Planning to Learn

Your eighth grade teachers welcome you to the 2022-2023 school year!

Proper organization will help you on your path to greater confidence, a better school year, and more time for the things you like to do. In order to experience a solid beginning to your eighth grade year, you will need the following materials for the first week of school.

  • One (1) three ring binders (2 inch)
  • A supply of lined paper
  • One 5 pack of dividers for binder
  • 3 subject notebook
  • One Texas Instruments scientific calculator (TI30XIIS is recommended)*Can use calculator from Grades 6 & 7
  • A supply of blue or black pens
  • A supply of pencils
  • A supply of highlighters
  • One (1) set of colored pencils
  • 2 packs of post-its (standard size)
  • One (1) Pocket Folder
  • A supply of graph paper
  • Earbuds (to use with laptop)
  • One marble composition book
  • A valid River Vale public library card

*All Algebra students will be encouraged to use a graphing calculator. While this is not a requirement, it is highly recommended.

Physical Education Requirements:

Shirt - plain white or grey T-shirt

Athletic shorts or sweatpants (no jeans or khaki shorts)

Footwear – Athletic sneakers with good supports are recommended, sneakers must have laces, students must wear socks


Band Students:

Instrument in good working order, “Essential Elements 2000” Method Book, proper accessories (ie reeds, valve oil, guitar picks) and a box of pencils.  For all woodwind and brass players - Instrument-playing mask and bell cover.


Please note that items on the supply list may be ordered through the PTA if you wish.

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