• Matawan-Aberdeen Regional School District

    Ravine Drive Elementary School

    Joseph G. Majka, J.D.         Sean Cronin

    Superintendent of Schools Principal


    Dear Parents / Guardians,

    The following is a list of items that your child should have when he/she enters FIRST GRADE at

    Ravine Drive Elementary School in September 2023. Please bring in supplies on the indicated day.




    First Day Of School : 


    4          2-Pocket Folders 


    2          Packages of 12 Pencils-SHARPENED


    4          Large glue sticks


    2         Boxes of Crayons-24 count (NO LARGER)


    1          Pair of children’s safety scissors- Fiskar’s recommended


                             1             Package of 8 bullet tip dry erase markers  (BLACK ONLY)


                             1           Standard size backpack  (No backpacks with wheels)


                1           Hard cased pencil box (no longer than  9 X 6)


                2           Highlighters


    Second Day Of School :


    1          Large box of tissues


    1          Large container of Wet Ones


                              1            Large Container of Clorox/Lysol wipes 


                              2           Marble notebooks


    1          Headphones for computers (in a Ziploc bag with child’s name on it)

    *Please do not send in ear buds. The students have a difficult time keeping them in their ears. 


    1          Set of extra  clothes to be left in a labeled ziploc bag inside your child’s backpack


    Thank you,

    The First Grade Teachers