Checklist For Boarding School Students!

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Canyonville Christian Academy

Boarding School Checklist

Checklist of personal items to pack for private boarding school.

Packing for the whole school year can be fun and stressful as you try to remember everything you might need for your boarding school experience. Here are some important things to know and a list to help keep you on track!

Provided in Dormitory
  • Desktop Computer & Printer
  • Irons & Ironing Boards
  • Microwaves
  • Refrigerators with Freezers
  • Television & DVD Player
  • Toaster Oven
  • Water Cooler
  • Vacuums
Provided in Dormitory Room
  • Twin Bed and Mattress (standard size with mattress protection sheet)
  • Student Desk and Chair
  • Chest of Drawers and/or Armoire
  • Individual Lock Box with Lock
  • Window Blinds
  • Trash Can
  • Wireless Access to Campus Internet
Necessary Items

[ ]   Clothing Items (refer to pg. 38 of Student Handbook)
[ ]   Medications (refer to pg. 30 of Student Handbook)
[ ]   Bedspread or Comforter- single/twin (bed in a bag, which
includes comforter, pillowcase(s), and sheet set can be
purchased at the school to save space in your luggage)
[ ]   Pillows (can purchase at school)
[ ]   Pillowcases
[ ]   Blanket
[ ]   Laundry Bag
[ ]   Laundry Supplies
[ ]   Toiletry Items
[ ]   Towels & Washcloths
[ ]   Shower Caddy
[ ]   Alarm Clock
[ ]   Bible
[ ]   Coat Hangers
[ ]   Desk Lamp
[ ]   Power Strip with fuse switch
[ ]   School Supplies (basic supplies are available for purchase in
main office)
[ ]   Graphing Calculator: TI-83 or higher models for Algebra II
& above (available for purchase in main office)

Optional Items

[ ]   Bathrobe
[ ]   Bicycle
[ ]   Camera
[ ]   Fan
[ ]   Electric Tea Kettle, Hot Pot, and/or Rice Cooker (for dorm kitchen use only, items not permitted in dorm room)
[ ]   Laptop Computer and/or iPad/Tablet
[ ]   Pictures
[ ]   Reading Lamp
[ ]   Sports Equipment (tennis racket, Frisbee, shin guards, etc.)
[ ]   Storage Containers
[ ]   Water Bottle
[ ]   Umbrella
[ ]   Eating Utensils (for dorm use: plate, cup, fork, spoon, etc.)

* A shopping trip to Walmart is always planned within the first few days of school so that students can purchase the supplies that they need such as toiletry items, laundry supplies, school supplies, etc.

We recommend that students be given between $25 and $50 a month for spending money (personal items, entertainment, snacks, etc.)

This list is also available in the Student Handbook & for download.


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