Education

Deputy Director for Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment (CIA):
Dr. Joyce Lutrey
644-5882 (DSN)
Calling from US:
011-81-98-953-5882
Calling from Okinawa/Japan:
098-953-5882

EDPAC@pac.dodea.edu

DoDEA Pacific School Supply Guidelines

This is the official list of supplies for students of DoDEA Pacific schools.

Not all items on the list are required by each teacher.

Please check with your child’s teacher to determine what items are needed for your child’s class.

The basic guidelines regarding provision of school supplies are listed below. (Updated May 28, 2013)

Parents
Parents are expected to provide the following
for their children as needed:

All Schools
  • Pens and pencils    
  • Rubber eraser
  • Colored pencils      
  • Glue (sticks, bottled)
  • Pocket folders  
  • Highlighters  
  • Book bag or backpack 
  • Spiral notebooks  
  • Plastic supply box or pouch
  • Notebook dividers
  • Bound composition book 
  • Gym shoes  
  • Notebook – 3 – ring binder
  • Paints (watercolor)
  • Washable Colored markers
  • Planners*
  • Paper – loose leaf

Elementary Schools Only:

  • Child’s round end scissors 
  • Crayons    
  • Bath towel 
  • Paint shirt

Middle Schools Only:
  • Crayons
  • Clipboards
  • Scissors 
  • Compass and Protractor
High Schools Only:
  • Clipboards
  • Scissors
  • Protractor
  • Compass
  • Rulers

Parents are not to be expected to
purchase any other items.

Schools
Schools must purchase the following items and have them available in August for the beginning of school:

  • Rulers (ES & MS only)
  • Paints (tempera)
  • Pencil Sharpeners
  • Toilet Paper
  • Tissue Boxes
  • Paper - graph
  • Index Cards
  • Calculators
  • Dishwashing Detergent
  • Plastic Bags
  • Paper Towels
  • Contact Paper
  • Liquid Soap
  • Baby Wipes
  • Hand Sanitizer
  • Locks (as required)
  • Copy-Printer Paper

* Student Planners may be purchased using appropriated funds with the Superintendent's authorization. Authorization may be granted only when their use is essentially equivalent to a consumable textbook and are used as an instructional resource in a regularly scheduled course or program conducted and monitored under the guidance of a member of the school faculty.