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Mrs. Mymon from Costa Mesa CA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the #1 classroom funding site for teachers.

Basic Supplies for Exceptional Kids!

My students need basic supplies such as pens, markers, folders, scissors and glue to be successful and organized in school each day.

  • $753 goal

This project expired on August 4, 2018.

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school has a college-bound focus as well as an emphasis on the arts. My students ROCK! They work so hard every day to learn and grow. I'm so proud of them. We create a close learning community and take great pride in our classroom environment.

Our school motto is "No Excuses!" This means that all staff, parents and students are held accountable for working hard and preparing students to eventually attend college if they so choose.

We are ready to SOAR!

My Project

It takes a lot of supplies to run an efficient and organized learning environment for 25 third graders. My school budget runs out quickly and students are often unable to provide their own supplies.

I often end up purchasing many supplies myself for my classroom.

A new school year is exciting, and fresh new supplies help make learning engaging and motivating for my students! We need study carrels to keep focus and concentration high, pens and markers for decorating our beautiful work, scissors and glue to complete projects, and durable folders to organize papers. With your help our classroom will be running smoothly and efficiently!

Mrs. Mymon
Grades 3-5
More than three‑quarters of students from low‑income households

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5 donors5 donors have given to this project.

This project will reach 25 students.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Fiskars 5" Kids Pointed Classpack Scissor • Staples Advantage $44.52 2 $89.04
Inkology Neon Binder Pouch, 12/Set • Staples Advantage $36.99 2 $73.98
Flipside 18" x 48" Privacy Shield, Assorted, 24/Pack • Staples Advantage $67.99 1 $67.99
BIC 4-Color Retractable Ballpoint Pens, 1 mm Medium, Assorted, Blue Barrel, 3/Pack (14540) • Staples Advantage $6.79 9 $61.11
Crayola Classpack Thin-Line Markers, Fine Point, Assorted Colors, 200/Box • Staples Advantage $57.39 1 $57.39
JAM Paper Plastic Eco Two Pocket Clasp School Folders with Prong Clip Fasteners, Lime Green, 6/pack (382ECLIGRU) • Staples Advantage $13.50 4 $54.00
Elmer's Washable Disappearing Glue Sticks, Giant, Purple, .77oz, 30/Pack • Staples Advantage $51.20 1 $51.20
Crayola Crayons, 24/Box • Staples Advantage $1.64 25 $41.00
Staples Poly Composition Notebook, Assorted Colors, Wide Ruled, 9 3/4" x 7 1/2", 70 Sheets • Staples Advantage $1.08 25 $27.00
Sharpie Fine Point Permanent Markers, Black, 1/Dz (30001) • Staples Advantage $7.22 2 $14.44
Sharpie Ultra Fine Point Permanent Markers, Black, 1/Dz (37001) • Staples Advantage $7.09 2 $14.18

Materials cost

$551.33

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$50.45

3rd party payment processing fee

$8.27

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$640.05

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$112.95

Total project goal

$753.00

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$753.00

4 Donors

-$579.00

Donations toward project cost

-$492.15

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$86.85

match offer

-$174.00

Match offer toward project cost

-$147.90

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$26.10

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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