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WELCOME to a new school year, Tigers!

  • Students need only bring a notebook, folder, and writing utensil the first week of classes.
  • Lists of specific supplies needed will be handed out in classes.
  • Students in need of school supplies may get them from social workers.
  • For your shopping convenience, see lists below. 
  • If a teacher's list is not posted, check back, Friday, Sept. 6 for updates, or check with the teacher directly in class.
  • Save receipts for tax purposes. Items that may be itemized, according MN Dept. of Revenue, include  "....textbooks, paper, pens, pencils, notebooks, rulers, and supplies, required for the 'normal school day.'”

LANGUAGE ARTS

BECKER | HUMANITIES ELA/9
Required:
  1. Sturdy pocket folder
  2. 1 Notebook
  3. Highlighters
  4. Pens, pencils

Useful, not required:
1. Sticky notes
2. Computer/Internet access (home, school, library, community center)
3. Notecards
4. Earbuds


 

AP LITERATURE | COMPOSITION & HUMANITIES II | AMERICAN LITERATURE
Required:
  1. Loose-leaf paper
  2. Spiral or Composition Notebook
  3. Supply of Post-It notes for annotating MPS owned texts (All Humanities II and AP Lit teachers)


 

HODGE | AP LITERATURE AND COMPOSITION & HUMANITIES II AMERICAN LITERATURE
Required:
  1. Spiral or Composition Notebook
  2. Two-pocket folder
  3. Highlighter
  4. Pens/Pencils
  5. Sticky-notes (small size for annotating)

Appreciated (greatly, not required)
  1. Boxes of Tissue
  2. Hand Sanitizer


 

E. JOHNSON | AP LITERATURE & COMP | HUMANITIES II
Required:
  1. Pack of sticky notes
  2. N
otebook
  3. Folder
  4. Pencils


 

MATERA | COLLEGE IN THE SCHOOLS - WRITING 
Required:
  1. 3-ring biinder (1.5 inch size is usually best) that is for CIS Writing only
  2. Loose-leaf paper

  3. Pens


 

MANOR | AP LANGUAGE & COMP | COLLEGE IN THE SCHOOLS - LITERATURE 

Required:
  1. Writing instrument
  2. P
aper/notebook
  3. Open mind


 

RUSH | ALL CLASSES
Required:
  1.  Notebook or loose-leaf paper 
  2.  Pencil/pens
  3.  Folder


 

SCHNEIDER | ENGLISH 11/12
Required:
  1.  Notebook 
  2.  Pencil/pens
  3. Folder


 

WITHAM | HUMANITIES 9 | PARTNERSHIP
Required:
  1. 
Notebook
  2. Pens
  3. Pencil


MATH

NIEMIEC | AP STATISTICS
Required:
 1. Textbook or electronic device to access textbook online
 2. 3-ring binder or notebook to be used only for AP Statistics
 3. Loose-leaf paper for binder
 4. Loose-leaf graph paper
 5. Several pens or pencils
 6. Graphing calculator - TI-84 recommended (Texas Instrument)


NOTES: Students will be provided with graphing calculators in class, but it is essential students have access to a graphing calculator at home. A TI-84 calculator is recommended. See syllabus for more information regarding calculators.


 

RUMPPE | HONORS GEOMETRY
Required:
 1. Notebook paper
 2. Pencils
 3. Compass and protractor

Appreciated:
 1. Boxes of facial tissues
 2. Antiseptic wipes


 

RUMPPE | PRECALCULUS
Required:
 1. Notebook paper (graph paper preferred or both)
 2. Graph paper
 3. Pencils


Appreciated:
 1. Boxes of facial tissues
 2. Antiseptic wipes

 


 

WOLDUM | INTERMEDIATE ALGEBRA | GEOMETRY

Required:
  1.  2 inch, 3-ring binder with clear cover 



 

ZOBOTT | ADVANCED ALGEBRA 
Required:
  1. Notebook of graph paper
  2. Pocket folder
  3. Pen, pencil


 

SCIENCE
 

ALTON | PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Required:
  1. Package of loose leaf (lined paper) or $1 to donate for making class notebooks.

Useful, not required:
  1. Colored pencils
  2. Basic calculator


BENNETT | OPEN BIOLOGY

Required:
 1. Notebook (spiral or composition) for biology only
 2. Writing utensil
 3. A folder for organizing work

Useful, not required:
  1. Colored pencils
  2. Calculator
  3. Glue sticks

Appreciated:
  1. A box of tissue for class use


 

BERSETH | AP CHEMISTRY
Required:
  1. Notebook dedicated to only chemistry
  2. Pencils

 


 

BERSETH | AP CHEMISTRY
Required:


  1. Three-ring binder dedicated to only chemistry
  2. Pencils

 


 

GENOSKY  | PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Required:
  1. Notebook
  2. Folder
  3. Writing utensils

Useful, not required:
1. Scientific calculator


 

GROOS | PHYSICAL SCIENCE
Required:
  1. Pocket folder for organizing actively-used papers.
  2. Package of loose leaf (lined paper) to donate.

Useful, not required:
  1. Colored pencils
  2. Basic calculator  (for Quarter 2 mostly)
  3. Highlighter

NOTES: Students will make their own lab books, a new one each quarter. Each quarter the lab book will have resource pages specific to that quarter. The donated packages of paper will be used to make the lab books throughout this school year. Because students will be making their own lab books, they will NOT need any notebooks for science this year.


 

HAMILTON | ALL CLASSES
Required:
  1. Pocket folder
  2. Single subject notebook (preferably bound composition style)
  3. Writing utensil

Recommended:
  1. calculator to assist with analyzing data

Appreciated:
  1. Kleenex


 

HEDLUND |  PHYSICS | CIS PHYSICS

Required:
  1. Notebook for physics only
  2. Writing Utensil
  3. Folder for Physics only
  4. Calculator



 

HOYT | CHEMISTRY | HONORS CHEMISTRY 
Required:
  1. Scientific calculator (not on a phone)
  2. Binder or notebook & folder


 

D. JOHNSON | PHYSICS | AP PHYSICS | AP PHYSICS C
Required: 
  1. Notebook: Graph or Quad ruled is best
  2. Calculator: Scientific or Graphing
  3. Pencils​


 

PETERSON | CHEMISTRY | AP ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCE
Required:
  1. Notebook 
  2. Writing utensils
  3. Folder or binder for classroom papers


 


ROSOK | ASTRONOMY 
Required:
  1. Composition notebook
  2. Folder


 

SOCIAL STUDIES

ALL TEACHERS | ECONOMICS | GOVERNMENT | HUMAN GEOGRAPHY | US HISTORY | WORLD HISTORY
Required:
  1. Notebook (spiral or composition) for Social Studies class only
  2. Writing utensils: pens, pencils, and highlighters
  3. Folder for organizing work

Useful, not required:
  1. Colored pencils
  2. Set of Sharpies, or other felt-tipped markers
  3. Glue sticks
  4. Double-sided tape

Appreciated:
  1. Box of tissue for the class
  2. Sanitizer


 

WORLD LANGUAGES

ARIAS | SPANISH 3 | SPANISH 4
Required:
  1. Pocket folder (for organizing actively used papers)
  2. Composition notebook (to keep in the classroom)
  3. Pencil
  4. 3 pens (different colors)
  5. Paper/notebook (to keep notes as needed)


 

BUZZELLI | SPANISH 1 | SPANISH 2
Required:
  1. Notebook
  2. Folder
  3. 2 pencils


 

ESWORTHY | FRENCH 2
Required:
  1. Pencil or other writing instrument
  2. College ruled composition notebook (not spiral-bound)
  3. Purple, red, or green pens

Recommended:
  1. French-English dictionary
  2. 3” x 5” index cards

Appreciated:
  1. Hand sanitizer
  2. Clorox wipes


 

GUPTA-TURNBULL | FRENCH 1 | FRENCH 3
Required:
 1. Pencil or other writing instrument
 2. College-ruled composition notebook (no spirals!)
 3. Folder
 4. Purple/green/red pens (for corrections) and highlighter(s)

Recommended:
  1. French-English dictionary
  2. 3” x 5” index cards (to make flash cards for vocabulary & verb practice),

Appreciated:
  1. Kleenex
  2. Donations of any school supplies listed above, for other students


 

GUPTA-TURNBULL | CIS FRENCH 4
Required:
  1. Pencil or other writing instrument
  2. Binder
  3. Loose-leaf paper
  4. Purple/green/red pens (for corrections) and highlighter(s)

Recommended:  
  1. French-English dictionary
  2. 3” x 5” index cards (to make flash cards for vocabulary & verb practice),

Appreciated:
  1. Kleenex
  2. Donations of any school supplies listed above, for other students


 

ROGUSKI | SPANISH 2
Required:
1. Spiral notebook, or loose-leaf paper in a 3-ring binder. Basically, full-sized paper to write on that you can hand in if asked.
2. 2 pens or pencils
3. Provided in class: Blue Spanish pocket folder with fasteners to keep class handouts. Bring it every day.

Recommended:
1. Paperback Spanish-English dictionary


 

WILLETTE | SPANISH 3
Required:
  1. Pocket folder
  2. Single subject notebook
  3. Writing utensil

Recommended:
 1. Spanish-English dictionary

Appreciated:
  1. Kleenex


 

WILLETTE | AP SPANISH 5
Required:
  1. 3 ring binder (to be kept in class)
  2. Textbook cover
  3. Writing utensil
  4. Spanish-English dictionary

Appreciated:
  1. Kleenex


 

PLTW

 

HYSER, RUFF, SIROVY | PROJECT LEAD THE WAY
 

Required:
 1. Graphing composition notebook


 

HEALTH & PE
 

CARLSON, FIELD, LUCKE | HEALTH EDUCATION
Required:
 1. Folder
 2. Pencils



 

ALLERY, CARLSON, LUCKE, FIELD, FRISVOLD, | PHYSICAL EDUCATION
Required:
1. Tennis Shoes
2. Athletic shorts, t-shirt, sweatpants, sweatshirt
3. Water bottle
4. $5.00 for lock rental ($5 is returned at the end of the semester)



 

ART

BERGER | DRAWING 1 | DRAWING 2
Required:
  1. A box of 12 wooden pencils with erasers
  2. Erasers
  3. 2 black fine point pens (your choice)  choose a pen that you like to draw with, your favorite kin
  4. 1 Sharpie black marker

Useful, not required:
  1. Ebony black drawing pencil
  2. Pencil sharpener
  3. Blending stick


 


BERGER | PAINTING 1 | PAINTING 2
Required:
  1. A tray for paint ( take-out containers are great)
  2. 5 wooden pencils
  3. 2 - 3 black fine point pens or your choice
  4. Eraser

Useful, not required:
  1. Set of paint brushes (Golden Taklon bristles, work well)  Flat in sizes #12, #8 , #6 


 

 

DANCE

NAIR | DANCE
Required:
  1. 3-ring, 1 subject notebook
  2. 1 folder


 

 

MUSIC

BUTLER | ORCHESTRA
Required:
  1. Pencil
  2. Concert dress:  

  • Black pants or black skirt (skirt must be below the knee when sitting)
  • Black top (no sleeveless shirts)
  • Black socks
  • Black shoes

Useful, not required:
  1. Water bottle

Appreciated:

  1. Tissues for the classroom


 

MEYERS | CHOIR
Required:
  1. 1/2" black 3-ring binder
  2. Pencils
  3. Concert Clothing: black dress pants/skir, black socks/tights, black dress shoes for all choir students

-Concert Choir: White dressy long-sleeve shirt
-Bass Choir: White dressy long-sleeve shirt, orange bowtie ($5)*
-Treble Choir: White dressy long-sleeve shirt, orange sash ($10)*
-Varsity Choir:   Black dressy long-sleeve shirt, orange bowtie for tenors/basses ($5)*
-Pop Singers: Solid color dressy long-sleeve shirt

*Bowties and sashes available for purchase from Ms. Meyers | Make checks payable to "South High"

Useful, not required:
  1. Water bottle

Appreciated:
  1. Box of tissue for classroom
  2. Clorox cleaning wipes for classroom
  3. Hand sanitizer for classroom

NOTES: First Choir Concert is Wednesday, Nov. 7,  7 p.m. in the South Auditorium.


 

MINETTE | GUITAR/PIANO
Required:
  1. Pencil
  2. Pocket Folder

Useful, not required:
  1. Ear buds


 

SAYRE | BAND & JAZZ
Required:
  1. Pencil
  2. Concert Clothing:

  Beginning Band | Concert Band | Symphonic Band
  • Bottom: black dress pants, skirt, or dress.  Skirts must be below the knee while sitting.
  • Top: white dress shirt or blouse.  Tops cannot be strapless or low cut.
  • Footwear: black socks with black shoes.
 
  Wind Ensemble | Jazz I (one)
  • Bottom: black dress pants, skirt, or dress.  Skirts must be below the knee while sitting.
  • Top: black dress shirt or blouse.  Tops cannot be strapless or low cut.
  • Footwear: black socks with black shoes.
 
Useful, not required
  1. Water bottle
  2. Box of tissues for classroom

 

YEARBOOK

SCHNEIDER |YEARBOOK
Required:
  1. Notebook
  2. Pencils/pens
  3. Folder
  4. 4gb SD card