Depending on their year level, students at Ivy Creek Elementary in Buford, Georgia need composition journals, markers and crayons for the school year 2015 to 2016. Most students also require spiral notebooks, tab dividers, binders and glue sticks, among other school supplies.
Common school supplies necessary for Ivy Creek Elementary students include sharpened pencils, scissors, boxes of tissues, erasers and pencil boxes. Wet wipes, plastic folders, notebooks and pocket folders are also necessary, depending on the grade level. Parents of kindergarteners should provide a ream of white copy paper for boys and a ream of colored copy paper for girls.
Ivy Creek Elementary requires zippered plastic bags of varying types for all grade levels. Hand sanitizers are also necessary for certain grade levels. All Ivy Creek Elementary students must bring a pair of headphones without earbuds. The school provides headphones for $5, as of 2015. The Open House also offers agenda books.
Built in 1911, the original Ivy Creek School was transformed into Ivy Creek Elementary School in 2003, which was also the time when the school partnered with Kids' Health, Inc. to establish the Ivy Creek Elementary School Health Council and the Peer Action Leadership Team for students. The school focuses on the academic progress, health and overall well-being of students and school personnel.