Pre-K School School Supply List for Parents

The list of items below is the basic school supplies and quantities needed by students attending Pre-Kindergarten (Pre-K), Pre-K School School Supply List 2022.

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Download link (for Top 10 Pre-K School Supplies) at the end of the article.

3 types of pre-K school supply list

Your child’s schools should have a detailed list of what you should buy. Note that this list gives you an idea about what is required at the Pre-K grade. 

The elementary schools often ask for three types of supplies for pre-K). They are the

  • required school supplies;
  • additional supplies; and
  • supplies for boys and girls. 
Some schools may ask you to bring with you the required supplies on the first day of school. If you need clarity, speak to your child’s teachers as they are the best people to help.

IMPORTANT: Please clearly label all supplies with first and last names.

Top 10 Pre-K School School Supplies for 2022

We compared over 20 items from 3 Pre-K schools in Kansas, Alabama and Texas, and came up with the list of top 10 supplies for 2022. 

Here is the pre-K school supply list of the top 10 required items (including the average quantities that each school that we surveyed asked for).

  • 6 – 8 Pocket folders w/o brads
  • 2 – 3 glue sticks
  • 2 – 3 3 Boxes of Kleenex
  • 2 – 3 3 16 ct Crayola crayons
  • 1 – 2 Pkgs Crayola brand primary color markers
  • 1 Pkg of baby wipes
  • 1 Pkg Crayola watercolors
  • 1 Container of Clorox Wipes
  • 1 Backpack (No rollers)
  • 1 -2 Pkg Manila Paper
To label the school supplies, you will require fabric markers and name labels (Amazon affiliate link).
Note that some supplies may need to be replenished during the school year. Also, each school requires additional supplies depending on what they are planning after Summer, so contact the school or your child’s Pre-K teachers for more information.

Buy school supplies in 2022

You can buy the school supplies at your local stationery shop if you are willing to travel there. Or you can also get the school supplies at Amazon via this link. (We may earn a small commission if you buy through our link. This is at NO ADDITIONAL cost to you. Thank you)
Visit our Amazon store for all Pre-K school supplies including the Top 10 Items in this collection. 
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Complete list of school supplies

Here is the complete list of items that we used to identify the top 10 school Supplies. The orange items were required by the three schools. In addition, there were additional (separate) items and items required for boys and girls in pre-K.
School Supply List Elementary Pre-K CANADA - US

Download 2022 Top 10 School Supply List

You can download the list of required items – Top 10 School Supply ListThe top tip is to use this list as a guide as you plan to gather the items for your child.
You can find the top 10 items on the school supply list for 2022 for the other grade levels. Check them out.
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