St. John of the Cross Catholic School

© St.John of the Cross Catholic School 2014

8175 Lemon Grove Way, Lemon Grove, California 91945

www.stjohncross.org

Fifth Grade



1 12” clear plastic ruler with inches and centimeters

One pair of Fiskar scissors, 5” pointed tip

4 Elmer’s glue sticks

Two dozen pencils (keep at home students must have 23 sharpened pencils at all times!)

6 ballpoint pens: 2 black, 2 blue, and 2 red

One zippered pencil pouch

One box of colored pencils: 24 pack

3 highlighters: 1 pink, 1 yellow, 1 green

6 composition notebooks:Social Studies, Science, Literature/reading, English, Math, and Daily Writing Journal

Folders: 3 solid color, bottom pocket. 1 red, 1 green, and one any color. No binders allowed!

3 packs 8.5 X 11 college ruled paper (150 count) keep one pack at home for homework

Dictionary and a thesaurus to keep at home for reference

3 boxes of Kleenex tissue

One canister Clorox Disinfectant wipes (125 count)

2 reams of white paper

1 ream of pastel colors (500 count copy paper)

1 roll clear contact paper to cover all workbooks only: keep at home

Brown paper grocery sacks or butcher paper to cover all text books: keep at home

One pair of “earbuds” or headphones for computer lab

One Rosary

Art supplies: please send $10.00 in an envelope with your child’s name printed on the front


Valley Forge: Please send deposit: $100.00 for airline ticket reservation

Valley Forge: $20.00 for miscellaneous expenses. Note: This amount is not part of the grand total.


Class Novels: The Phantom Tollbooth ISBN: 9780394820378

In the Year of the Boar and Jackie Robinson ISBN: 0064401758

George Washington’s Socks ISBN: 9780590440363


Note: These novels will be read in the classroom.

All fees and books are due first week of school!