Fill the Backpack - Donate School Supplies

  • Fill the Backpack Campaign To support families in need, Grand Prairie ISD is coordinating community donations for school supplies. Businesses and neighbors can donate now to help give a student a great start to the school year. 

    June 10 - July 19, 2019

    Donate Now to Fill the Backpack!

2019-2020 Elementary School Supply Lists

  • 2019-2020 School Supply Lists - Elementary - English & Spanish (Print Version - PDF)


    Pre-K

    • 1 box of 8 Crayola Watercolors
    • 2 boxes of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 1 box of 8 Crayola broad tip markers (classic colors; washable)
    • 1 pair of scissors (Fiskars for Kids)
    • 1 4 oz. non-toxic glue (plastic “squeeze” bottle, NO paste/ gel)
    • 3 Polyplastic folders-folders with pockets
    • 4 Spiral notebooks (Wide Rule - Single Subject)
    • 2 box tissue (200 ct, Kleenex/equal)
    • 1 box of quart, and gallon Ziploc freezer bags (boys - quart, girls - gallon)
    • 2 Tub Play Dough (any color)
    • 1 pkg. of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg 10 pencils
    • 1 pkg paper plates

     Kindergarten

    • 2 box/pkgs. 12 or more pencils (#2 lead with attached eraser)
    • 2 boxes of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 1 box of 8 Crayola broad tip markers (classic colors)
    • 4 .32 oz. glue sticks
    • 1 4 oz. non-toxic glue (plastic squeeze bottle, NO paste/gel)
    • 1 pair of scissors (Fiskars for Kids)
    • 1 school supply box (plastic)
    • 1 pkg. of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 3 Polyfolders - folders with brads and pockets
    • 1 Tub Play Dough (any color)
    • 1 pink pearl eraser
    • 4 composition books
    • 1 box of quart, and gallon Ziploc freezer bags (boys - quart, girls - gallon)
    • 2 box tissue (200 ct, Kleenex/equal)

    1st Grade

    • 2 box/pkgs. 12 or more pencils (#2 lead with attached eraser)
    • 2 boxes of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 2 4 oz. non-toxic glue (plastic squeeze bottle, NO paste/gel) (girls only)
    • 2 .32 oz. glue sticks (boys only)
    • 2 composition books
    • 1 school supply box (plastic)
    • 2 pink pearl eraser or equal
    • 1 pair 5” scissors (sharp-pointed, nickel-plated, long honed blades)
    • 1 pkg of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 4 folders with brads and pockets (1 each red, yellow, blue, green)
    • 1 poly folder with pockets
    • 2 spiral notebooks - wide ruled, 3 subject (min. 120 pgs)
    • 1 box of quart and gallon Ziploc freezer bags (boys - quart, girls - gallon)
    • 2 box tissue (200 ct. Kleenex/equal)

    2nd Grade

    • 3 box/pkg. 12 or more pencils (#2 lead with attached eraser)
    • 2 boxes of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 1 4 oz. non-toxic glue (plastic squeeze bottle, NO paste/gel)
    • 3 .32 oz. glue sticks (non-toxic)
    • 2 composition books
    • 4 spiral notebooks (wide rule, 70 count)
    • 1 ruler, 12” calibrated in inches and centimeters
    • 1 school supply box (plastic)
    • 1 pair 5” scissors (sharp-pointed, nickel-plated, long honed blades)
    • 1 pkg of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 2 pkg. notebook paper (3 hole, 10½x8, wide margin only, 200 count)
    • 10 folders with brads and pockets (2 each red, yellow, blue, green, orange)
    • 3 pink pearl eraser or equal
    • 1 box of quart and gallon Ziploc freezer bags (boys - quart, girls - gallon)
    • 2 box tissue (200 ct.
    • Kleenex/equal)

    3rd Grade

    • 2 box/pkgs. 12 or more pencils (#2 lead with attached eraser)
    • 2 boxes of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 1 school supply box (plastic)
    • 1 pkg of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 10 folders with brads and pockets (2 each red, yellow, blue, green, orange)
    • 3 pkg. notebook paper (3 hole, 10½x8, wide margin only, 200 count)
    • 1 pair 5” scissors (sharp-pointed, nickel-plated, long honed blades)
    • 1 box of quart and gallon Ziploc freezer bags (boys - quart, girls - gallon)
    • 2 box tissue (200 ct. Kleenex/ equal)
    • 3 .32 oz. glue sticks (non-toxic)
    • 3 composition books
    • 3 spiral notebooks (wide rule, 70 count)
    • 3 pink pearl eraser or equal

    4th Grade

    • 2 box/pkgs. 12 or more pencils (#2 lead with attached eraser)
    • 1 box of 12 colored map pencils
    • 1 box asst. water-based markers
    • 3 composition books
    • 1 package pencil top erasers
    • 4 .32 oz. glue sticks (non-toxic)
    • 1 school supply box (plastic)
    • 1 pair 5” scissors (sharp-pointed, nickel-plated, long honed blades)
    • 1 pkg of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 6 folders with brads and pockets (1 each red, yellow, blue, green, orange, purple)
    • 2 pkgs. notebook paper (3 hole, 10½x8, wide margin only, 200 ct)
    • 2 spiral notebooks (wide rule, 3 subject, 120 count)
    • 1 school pencil bag
    • 1 box of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 3 boxes of tissue (200 ct, Kleenex/ equal)

    5th Grade

    • 2 box/pkgs. 12 or more pencils (#2 lead with attached eraser)
    • 4 folders with brads and pockets (1 each red, yellow, blue, green)
    • 1 pair 5” scissors (sharp-pointed, nickel-plated, long honed blades)
    • 1 pkg. notebook paper (3 hole, 10½x8, wide margin only, 200 ct)
    • 1 pkg of asst. colored construction paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 pkg. of manila drawing paper (heavyweight, 50 sheets, 12x18, approx.)
    • 1 ruler, 12”, calibrated in inches and centimeters
    • 1 spiral notebooks (wide rule, 3 subject, 120 count)
    • 3 composition books
    • 1 school pencil bag
    • 1 box of 12 colored map pencils
    • 4 glue sticks
    • 1 box of 24 Crayola crayons
    • 1 hand held pencil sharpener
    • 1 3 ring notebook binder (optional at some schools)
    • 2 boxes of tissue (200 ct, Kleenex/ equal)

2019-2020 Secondary School Supply Lists

  •  2019-2020 School Supply Lists - Secondary - English & Spanish (Print Version - PDF)


    All Middle and High School  Students

    • Composition books (4 per student for IRWN, science notes, etc…)
    • Dry erase markers/chalk
    • Glue sticks
    • Highlighters
    • Kleenex
    • Manila folders (writing portfolios)
    • Paper towels (science & art classes)
    • Protractors (math classes)
    • Rulers (math and science classes)
    • Scissors
    • Sticky Notes

    Middle School

    • 2” 3-ring binder with dividers
    • Colored pencils
    • Combination lock
    • Loose leaf paper
    • Pens/Pencils
    • Pencil bag

    High School

    • 1.5” 3-ring binder w/ dividers
    • Folders with brads and pockets (5 per student)
    • Graphing Paper
    • Index Cards
    • Loose leaf paper
    • Pens/Pencils