School supplies

Having the appropriate tools for learning helps students work effectively. Use the following lists to determine what your child needs to be ready for school. If you need help buying supplies, please contact a Family-Community Resource Center.

Supply lists

Lists for all grades are within each school’s link.

2024-25 school year supply lists

Elementary schools

The following grade-level school supply lists are a general guide for what will be needed in each grade level at VPS. Some teachers may request additional class supplies.


High school students should bring the following standard supplies. Additional school supplies will be requested by teachers.

  • Pencils
  • Pens
  • College-ruled paper
  • Binder or notebook
  • Backpack