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Mrs. Putman from Palatka FL is requesting Classroom Basics through DonorsChoose, the most trusted classroom funding site for teachers.

Support for School Supplies

Help me give my students the school supplies they need to be successful.

  • $162 goal

Hooray! This project is fully funded

Hooray! This project is fully funded

My Students

Our elementary school is located in Palatka, Florida. It’s a Title I school which means that a large percentage of the students come from low-income families. All of the students receive free lunch and are considered economically disadvantaged.

The school has struggled to meet state standards receiving either a D or F for the past five years.

But, all that is changing. We are moving mountains and making a difference! Our students did it! We made a C in 2019!

My Project

Help me give my students the school supplies they need to be successful. We are introducing students into tracking their own data. They will use their AVID binders to double as data notebooks; hence, they need dividers.

Our classroom is also in need of general supplies as our stockpile of donations made at the beginning of the year is about depleted.

We are in need of everything from pencils, notebook paper, and erasers for daily assignments to books that are part of our unit plans. Any donation will be greatly appreciated. Our school is moving mountains and climbing to that B in 2020!

Mrs. Putman
Grades 3-5
Nearly all students from low‑income households

Equity Focus

At this school, more than 50% of students are Black, Latinx, and/or Native American, and more than 50% come from low-income households. Learn how your donation to this school supports a more equitable education.

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Where Your Donation Goes

Materials Cost Quantity Total
Avery Big Tab Insertable Plastic Dividers with Pockets, Multicolor Tabs (11903) • Staples Advantage $6.29 5 $31.45
BAG MESH 24X34 RED EACH • School Specialty $8.73 2 $17.46
Staples College Filler Paper, 8.5"W x 11"H, 400/Pack (27521) • Staples Advantage $6.81 2 $13.62
The Lorax • AKJ Education $12.40 1 $12.40
Staples Wooden Pencils, No. 2 Soft Lead, 72/Pack (10434-CC/22749) • Staples Advantage $10.19 1 $10.19
Please Sign and Return Stamp • Teachers' School Supply $4.49 2 $8.98
Sargent Art 40-Count Cap Eraser, Assorted • Quill.com $8.72 1 $8.72

Materials cost

$102.82

Vendor shipping charges

$2.74

State sales tax

$0.00

3rd party payment processing fee

$1.54

Fulfillment labor & materials

$30.00

Total project cost

$137.10

Suggested donation to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

$24.19

Total project goal

$161.29

How we calculate what's needed

Total project goal

$161.29

2 Donors

-$116.00

Donations toward project cost

-$98.60

Donations to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$17.40

match offer

-$45.29

Match offer toward project cost

-$38.50

Match offer to help DonorsChoose reach more classrooms

-$6.79

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$0.00

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Project Activity

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