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Mr. Demeritte from Philadelphia PA is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Supply Me

My students need pencils, crayons, erasers, gluesticks and scissors to refill our classroom supplies.

  • $371 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our school will prepare 100% of our scholars for high school in hopes of them all graduating high school and moving forward to college and career readiness.

Our mission is to increase high school graduation rates by providing a supportive and flexible learning environment that challenges every learner to find their voice and to exercise choice as they design their own pathways to success.

Our school implements a different teaching/learning model based on the processes that lead to growth. Our students belong to underserved communities in West Philadelphia.

My Project

My students are the best West Philadelphia students ever. They come from diverse backgrounds and different socio economic families. Sometimes this makes it super difficult for everyone to have the basic supplies. Supplies like a pencil, paper, eraser, or crayons would mean the world to some of my students who don't have any of these. With these supplies they can complete their homework and do in class activities. So many of our hands on activities require items like scissors, crayons and pencils. These things would encourage a much more fun classroom and we all know that if kids are having fun they don't necessarily realize they are learning.

Mr. Demeritte
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Set of 24 Pencil Pouches - Pencil Bag, Zippered Pencil Pouch, Zebra Pattern Binder Pouch for Stationery Accessories, Cosmetics, Documents, Daily Essentials, Black, Blue, Pink Colors - 9.7 x 7.5 Inches • Amazon Business $20.99 2 $41.98
250 Pc Mega Pencil Assortment - Awards & Incentives & Pencils • Amazon Business $34.30 1 $34.30
100 Pieces Assorted Stamps for Kids Self-ink Stamps (50 DIFFERENT Designs, Plastic Stamps, Emoji Stampers, Dinosaur Stampers, Zoo Safari Stampers) for Easter Egg Stuffers, Party Favor, Teacher Stamps • Amazon Business $16.95 2 $33.90
Crayola Bulk Crayons, 24 Packs of 24 ct., Classpack • Amazon Business $30.71 1 $30.71
June Gold 72 Mechanical Pencils, 0.9 mm HB #2 Lead, 2 Lead Dispensers /w 160 Refills & 16 Refill Erasers, Break Resistant, Convenient Side Click & Soft Non-Slip Grip • Amazon Business $19.97 1 $19.97
Assorted Colorful Kids Pencils (144 Pack) • Amazon Business $19.21 1 $19.21
TecUnite 60 Pieces Flexible Bendy Soft Pencils Colorful Stripe Pencil with Eraser • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
36 Fun Fidget Pencil Toppers with 1 Super Secret Surprise Sack • Amazon Business $14.99 1 $14.99
Schoolworks 5 Inch Blunt Kids Scissors, Classpack of 12 (153520-1004) • Amazon Business $12.71 1 $12.71
Crayola 24 Count Crayons (6-Pack) • Amazon Business $11.41 1 $11.41
Raymond Geddes Here's Looking at You Eraser Pencil Toppers, Set of 50 (69005) • Amazon Business $9.99 1 $9.99
Fun Express Mini Eraser Assortment Novelty (500 Pieces) • Amazon Business $9.98 1 $9.98
Elmer's All Purpose School Glue Sticks, Washable, 30 Pack, 0.24-ounce sticks • Amazon Business $9.86 1 $9.86
1.5" Duck Pencil Sharpener (Package of 48) • Amazon Business $8.36 1 $8.36
DoTebpa 50Pcs School Supply Stationary Set and Stationary Gift Set,Pencil Top Erasers,Drawing Stencils,Kids stickers,Note pads,Memo • Amazon Business $8.33 1 $8.33

Materials cost

$280.69

Vendor shipping charges

FREE

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$4.21

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$314.90

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$55.57

Total project goal

$370.47

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$370.47

1 Donor

-$370.47

Donations toward project cost

-$314.90

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$55.57

Still needed View calculationHide calculation

$0.00

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