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Supply Lists

Itemized supply lists

General supplies

  • 3-ring binder, 2-inch size – we call it the POWER (Personally Organized With Every Resource) binder

  • Inside the POWER binder: 8 dividers, 6 two-pocket plastic folders, pencil holder and loose leaf paper

  • CMS Planner - the School Store sells a CMS Planner (open during Open Houses and the school year). We strongly encourage students use a CMS Planner. 

  • Black or blue pens

  • Pencils and eraser

  • Extra-fine Sharpie black markers

  • Colored pencils (set of 24)

  • Highlighters

  • Scientific calculator

  • Headphones or earbuds for use with iPad

  • 2 large boxes of tissues for classroom use

Please note: Some individual teachers may have preferences that are not on this list.  Students will be informed by their teachers during the first week of school if additional supplies are needed.   


  • 1-inch 3-ring binder, 10 top loading sheet protectors 


  • Graph Paper
  • Scientific calculator for all math students (included with general supplies)
  • Staedtler Mars Compass (only for 8th grade Geometry & Honors Geometry)

Physical education

The following items are required and are NOT sold at CMS:

  • Red T-shirt and/or sweatshirt
  • Black shorts and/or sweatpants (no writing on back)
  • Tennis shoes

Optional (but helpful) items

  • Stylus & cleaning cloth for use with iPad
  • LockerMate (extra durable) locker shelves. No pressurized/tension shelving.
  • Folder box for assignments

School Store

  • The CMS School Store will be open during Open Houses:

    • Seventh Grade: August 22, 2019 4:00-8:00 p.m

    • Eighth Grade: August 26, 2019 4:00-8:00 p.m.

  • View the School Store Price List for supplies that you will be able to purchase during Open House and year round at the school store during lunches .
  • Supplies are also available during lunch hours throughout the school year.