OUR MISSION

Riverton Middle School’s mission is to provide a quality education through shared responsibility in a safe supportive environment for all students to meet the challenges of a global society.

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WHAT'S HAPPENING

Welcome back to the RMS 2015-2016 school year. 
 Click Here to view our welcome back letter to families.


Click Here for class homeroom lists for 2015-2016 school year.  

RMS Meet Your Teacher Night - Tuesday, August 11th.  
5th Grade is 5:15-6:15 p.m.
6th-8th Grade is 6:30-7:30 p.m.

Riverton School District would like to extend its sincerest appreciation to
Con-Way Freight for donating school supplies to help families in need.  If your family is currently experiencing financial hardship and needs assistance with school supplies, please contact Michaela Campbell, school counselor, at 629-6002, ext. 42, or mcampbell@rivertonschools.org


Riverton Middle School

School Supply List

2015-2016

STUDENTS SHOULD PROVIDE THEIR OWN EAR BUDS FOR THE MINI LAPTOPS

15-16 School Supplies.pdf

5th Grade      

Please make sure all items are well marked with student’s name, especially their calculator and ear buds.        

  • Eraser (pencil eraser)                                           
  • Pencils – at least 20 #2 lead pencils
  • Pens – 2 (blue or black only)
  • Highlighters:  2
  • Colored Pencils – 1 set : also to be used for Art
  • Markers: 8 pack
  • Two-Pocket Folders – 3 (red, yellow, purple) Plastic folders are preferred – they seem to last longer! J
  • Sturdy, plastic orange folder – for take-home work (be sure it is a durable folder)
  • Spiral Notebook – 3 subject
  • Scissors – 1 pair
  • Post-its: 2
  • Glue
  • School box/case – container to hold pencils
  • Expo Makers: 2
  • Tissues – 2 large boxes
  • Calculator (THESE ARE ESSENTIAL!) – Texas Instrument Model TI-30XIIS
  • Lysol Wipes or Similar

Please NO binders or trapperkeepers – they do not fit in the desks, students will be asked to take them home.

 

OPTIONAL: The following items are used regularly and would be greatly appreciated if donated for classroom use.

  • Expo markers
  • Erasers
  • Quart Ziploc bags
  • Pencils
  • Hand sanitizer

 

6th Grade

  • Calculator – Mandatory!!  Texas Instrument Model TI-30XIIS
  • Paper – 1 pack loose leaf, wide-rule only (will be kept by teacher for class use)
  • Pencils - #2 lead, no mechanical or novelty pencils
  • Tissues – 2 large boxes (will be kept by teacher for class use)
  • Lysol Wipes or SimilarGIRLS ONLY
  • Hand Sanitizer – BOYS ONLY
  • Zipper Pencil Pouch
  • Post-its -1 package
  • Tape – 1 roll of clear Scotch
  • Two-Pocket Folders – 4 plastic (Red, Orange Green & Blue)
  • Dry-erase markers – 1 package of Black

Please make sure all items are well marked with student’s name

 

7th Grade

  • Ear buds/Headphones (MANDATORY)
  • Calculator – (MANDATORY) Texas Instrument Model TI-30 ($10-$15)
  • Pencils –#2 lead (Two 24-packs)
  • Colored pencils – 1 set (need for geography)
  • Highlighter (optional)
  • Tissues – 2 large boxes
  • Five pocket folders (Recommended: plastic last all year) OR five dividers and one folder
  • Pencil pouch with 3 holes punched
  • One 2 ½ - 3 inch three-ring binder with pockets on inside (with clear front and back covers for papers)
  • 2 packages college-ruled lined paper (3 hole punched)
  • GIRLS: Lysol Wipes or Similar – 1 container
  • BOYS: hand sanitizer – 1 container
  • Index Cards (4x6 lined) – 1 package
  • Handheld pencil sharpener which collects shavings (optional)

 

7th Grade Teacher Wish List

  • 1 pack of Post-It notes
  • One roll or refill roll of Scotch tape
  • Dry erase markers (black)
  • Washable markers
  • Colored Pencils (extra for classroom)
  • College-ruled lined paper (extra for classroom)
  • #2 Pencils

 

8th Grade

  • Pencils –#2 lead
  • Pens – blue or black ink only
  • Paper – loose leaf paper
  • Index Cards – 100 4”x6” lined and 100 3”x5” lined
  • Spiral Notebook – 5 single subject notebooks
  • Folders – 5 two-pocket folders
  • Colored pencils – 1 set
  • Highlighters – 2 or 3
  • Tissues – 1 large box to be given to homeroom teacher
  • Calculator – 1 scientific
  • Eraser
  • Paper towels – 1 roll to be given to the science teacher
  • Lysol Wipes or Similar – 1 container
  • Ear buds/Headphones

 

Structured room (Mrs. Schroeder) 

  • One three ring binder
  • Ear buds
  • Pencils
  • Disinfectant wipes
  • Kleenex

 

5th-8th grade P.E.

  • Required school uniform
  • White socks or footies
  • Tennis shoes - to be worn for PE only!!!
  • Antiperspirant/Deodorant (non-aerosol)

 

Art Supplies                                 

  • Tissues – 1 box (Please Label –Art)                                                         
  • Pencils – 2 - #2                                                         
  • Folders – 1 (Graphic Arts only)
  • Lysol Wipes or Similar – 1  (Please Label-Art)

 

Band/Chorus Supplies

  • Tissues – 1 box
  • Lysol Wipes or Similar – 1

 

6th Grade Introduction to Scientific Investigation and Engineering Design and
7th and 8th Grade Video Game Design and Advanced Experimental Design

  • Three Ring Binder – 1, 1.5 inch (must have clear view cover and clear view spine) First and last name written INSIDE
  • Composition Book – 1 (name written on inside)
  • Three Ring Binder Pouch – 1
  • Pencils – 5
  • Pens – 5 blue
  • Highlighters – 2 yellow
  • Graph paper – 1 package of standard loose leaf
  • Lined Paper – 1 package of standard loose leaf
  • Erasers – 2
  • 1 small box tissues
  • 1 roll paper towels (Introduction to Scientific Investigation, Advanced Experimental Design only)
  • 1 small container Lysol wipes (Introduction to Scientific Investigation, Advanced Experimental Design only)

 

 

 

Did you know Riverton Middle School collects the following:
box tops         coke rewards   labels for eduducation

Collection containers are in the office.

 

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