2022 Teacher & Staff Wish List

 Thank you in advance for supporting our teachers this way!

We asked them to dream big and small.

 

Entire School

  • Baseball Uniforms $2000
  • Sink for the nurse's office $3750

Preschool

Central Ave

  • 10 Classic Rider 12” Trikes $350 each
  • Interactive bilingual number and alphabet wall $50
  • Wooden puzzles $100

Creation Ridge

  • Legos 
  • 2 Tonka Trucks $40 each
  • Heavy Duty Kid size shovels for sand area $25 each
  • Heavy Duty Kid size wheelbarrows $30 each
  • Fairy Garden accessories $50

Extended Care

  • STEM building kit $60
  • Hot wheel track $60

Elementary

Cindy Arendsen (1st Grade)

  • Money towards lockers $100 increments
  • Classroom books
  • Updated guided reading books

Erin Armas (3rd Grade)

  • Cricut machine and accessories $400
  • Stem games $200
  • 3 wobble stools $210

Leigh Ann Arnold (Kindergarten)

  • Assorted books for classroom *any amount* 
  • Gift card for classroom enhancements 
  • Play Dough $25
  • Floor Puzzles
  • Art Supplies $30 
  • Dot Markers $50

Mary Bronsink (Kindergarten)

  • 5 drawer cart $35
  • 10 Drawer Cart $35
  • Lap Desks $40
  • Dot Markers $50

Angelica Delgado (4th Grade)

  • Large Flip Chart Easel Pads Bundle With 3 25 x 30-Inch $85
  • 40 Colors Felt Tip Pens, Medium Point Felt Pens $24
  • We Speak Spanish Flags Skinny Poster  $20
  • 3-Tier Rolling Mobile Utility Cart with Hanging Cups & Hooks & Handle Multifunctional Organizer $46
  • Strong Magnet book Shelf for white board  $40

Hilda Duran (2nd Grade)

  • Thermal Pouches 200 pack $38
  • Label Maker with labels $60
  • Electric Three Hole Punch $55
  • Mr. Sketch Markers $15

Marcia Geurink (Kindergarten)

  • Books for classroom $50
  • Vinyl for Cricut  $25
  • Small prizes/gifts (ie keychains, popits, small play dough etc.) $40
  • Card stock for Cricut $25

Matilde Gonzalez (1st Grade)

  • 2 Flash Furniture Dark Gray Mobile Desk Chair with 360 Degree Rotation and Under Seat Storage Cube. $180 each

Melissa Izenbaard (1st Grade)

  • Cuentos Fonéticos set of books $65
  • Black flair pens for writing workshop $35
  • Colorful flair pens for editing in writing workshop $30
  • 3 removable dry erase wall decals $30

Ann Hildenbrand (K/1)

  • 6 Wobble Stools $500
  • Storage Boxes $80
  • Blank Wooden Dice $22
  • Math Center Lables $17

Tom Joustra (4th Grade)

  • Historical Fiction books for my classroom library $100
  • Who Was? books for my classroom library $100

Jen Leenstra (3rd Grade)

  • Assorted books for classroom  up to $300
  • Bissell Perfect Sweep Turbo- rechargeable vacuum $55
  • Label maker and tape $55
  • Amazon Gift Card

Elizabeth Malone (5th Grade)

  • 4 Bookshelves from Target: 6 cube organizer in the color Natural. They are the Brightroom brand. $80 each
  • Who was/Who is books  $5 - $100
  • Target: Canton Lake Coffee Table Walnut - Sauder (used for student workspace) $170
  • Wiki Sticks $10
  • Dot Markers $20

Mirian Ramos (4th Grade)

  • Gift Card to Amazon for dry erase pockets, hole puncher, timer, magnetic tiles $100
  • Barnes and Noble Gift card for puzzles and some card games $60
  • Area Rug for reading area  $150
  • Pillows for reading corner $100
  • Office Outlet Gift card for Organizers (plastic tubs, paper folders, etc.) $70

Denia Rodriguez (5th Grade)

  • Books in Spanish from Latin/South America - student level  $200
  • Gift card to Teachers Pay Teachers  $150
  • Gift card to JoAnn Fabric for cloth to cover bulletin boards $100
  • Post-It 15" x 18" mini easel pads x2  $50
  • Post-It sticky pad - large easel size $50

Andrew Rush (4th Grade)

  • Whiteboards  $50
  • Recess Games  $100

Becky Schrotenboer  (3rd Grade)

  • Animal erasers & water bottle stickers for rewards $45
  • Passover Celebrations for 2 Bible classes: paper products, book, table cloth, matzo crackers, etc. $100
  • Cricket Machine & Paper  $350

Noah Treffers (3rd Grade)

  • Books and Classroom Library Materials $100
  • Cordless Vacuum $250
  • Rolling Stand-Up Teacher Desk $230
  • New Chair Pockets $50
  • Presentation Clicker $50

Jenna VanderLaan (1st Grade)

  • Standing Desk $200-300
  • Leveled Books $25-100
  • Donation for lockers outside of classroom
  • Portable bluetooth speaker $100
  • Extra Charger for MacBook Pro $50

Melanie VanderPloeg (2nd Grade)

  • Flip Chart Teaching Easel $550
  • Hole-punched Easel Writing Paper $10

 

Eva Xu (2nd/3rd Grades)

  • Tropical Leaf Accent Pillowcase 18X18 set of four $18
  • Pillow Inserts $25
  • Wiggle Seat Wobble Cushions $25 each

Laura Zondervan (Kindergarten)

  • Magna tiles $130
  • Books for classroom library $100

 

Middle School

Noah Arendsen (7th Grade)

  • Old Testament Family Tree Poster $15
  • Bible Project Book
  • Personal Marker Boards $25

 

Ashley Hernandez (8th Grade)

  • Spanish board/trivia games $100
  • Cow Eye Disection Kit for 8th Grade $175

 

Makenna Hoekstra (6th Grade)

  • Calculators for class $40
  • Cricket Machine $300
  • Classroom Games $10-500
  • Flexible Seating $100-500
  • Staplers $50

 

Ben Kapenga (7th Grade)

  • Frog Dissection Lab $50 each (4 needed)
  • Physics Puzzles $100

 

Jeff Minkus (7th Grade)

  • Assorted books in Spanish for Middle Schoolers $15 per

 

Joel Nagelkirk (6th Grade) 

  • Class Room Games and Activities $500

 

Audreyanna Williams (8th Grade)

  • Transportation help for 8th grade class trip to Timberwolf $500 (total cost is $1,500)

 

Carla Zastrow (7th Grade)

  • Flexible Seating “stools”  $200
  • Books for Book Madness Contest  $200

 

Alex Zhou ( 6th and 7th Grades)

  • LEGO Classic Large Creative Brick Box $45
  • BANGSON Mini Fridge with Freezer $150
  • Galaxy Projector $50
  • Psalm 91 Scripture Canvas Wall Art  $25
  • Electric Kettle $30

 

Specials

Luke DeVries (Music)

  • Tambourine for band $210
  • Tuners for band (5 needed but any would be helpful!) $30 ea.

Brittany Postma (Art) 

  • Art Club Sponsorship $300
  • Paint Brush Organizer $20
  • Ceramic Glazes  $100
  • Comfy stools with seat backs $200-400
  • Organizational containers for clear storage $50

 

Jael Stilwell (Art)

  • Bench hooks (used as a safety tool for cutting linoleum) $300
  • Matboard (for framing artwork for art shows) $300
  • 30 Clipboards (to use as drawing surface in flexible seating arrangements) $50
  • Slab Roller Slicer (to cut clay in even slices) $30
  • 15-Drawer Movable Organizer Cart $100


Joecy Fan

  • Mandarin books for reading $200-500

 

Support Services 

 

Jill Hamm (3-5 Reading Support) 

  • Who Would Win? complete collection of 25 books $80
  • ECR4 Kids ACE Active Core Engagement Wobble Stool $70
  • Secret Code Actions (Teacher edition) by Nancy Young  $50
  • High Noon Books- Nailed it - set of 12 books $110
  • High Noon Books- Wild Wicked Wonderful- set of 16 books  $150

 

Sheila Johnston (2nd-5th Support Services)

  • Non-Fiction Science and Social Studies related books  $100
  • Outdoor/Recess toys $75
  • $ for Teachers Pay Teachers games and activities $100-$300
  • Math Manipulatives  $50-100
  • Optional seating (beanbags, wobble stools, ...) $100-200

 

Mary DeMey ( Speech Therapy)

  • Book - Something to Say about My Communication Device Paperback $10
  • Book - AAC Rhyme time Paperback $16

(Write the teacher's name or the item description in the "Comment" box.)

 

You may also give your donation by check in the main office during regular office hours. M-F 8AM-4PM