Please dream and scheme with us…Help us with our wish list!

$2,000-$5,000 buys…

New Teacher Laptops


$700-850 buys…

Peanut Butter Jam Group Drumming Set
High Capacity Laser Jet Printer
24 Pairs of Children’s Snowshoes

$350-500 buys…

A Bundle of Books for One Classroom (6 bundles needed)

$200-300 buys…

Set of Resonator Bells
Gator Skin Elementary School Dodgeball Set
Telephone Headset for the Front Desk

Other Items also Needed…

Please note: donated materials need to be new or very gently used as they will serve many children, for years to come!

Baskets: Open-faced wooden or grass baskets preferred. We are looking for square or rectangular baskets of all sizes; circular or oval no larger than 12″ in diameter. No handles please. Baskets will be used for storage and usage of Montessori materials.

Outdoor Benches

1-year Membership to the Manchester Rotary Club

Outdoor Equipment: High Quality Hula Hoops; Velcro Hands (game of catch), Bocce Set, Cones, Nerf Basketballs and Footballs, Soccer Balls, Mesh Bags (for the balls). Jump Ropes, etc.

Paper Towels

If you can donate any of the materials on our list, or similar items, please email us at: Thank you!

Please Join Us as We Continue to Build our Library!

Non-fiction Leveled Reading Books for Early Readers
Looking for new or gently used books from the following series: National Geographic, All Aboard Science Reader, Stepping Into Reading, Top Readers.

Reference Books
Looking for new or gently used books published by DK, Smithsonian, National Geographic.

Early Reader Books, Favorite Authors & Series
For Great Book Donations, please see below, and visit and, where you will find lists of wonderful books that are age appropriate by grade!

Authors we are always looking for:

  • Eric Carle
  • Mo Willems
  • Patrica Polacco
  • Kevin Henkes
  • H. A. Ray (Curious George)
  • Laura Numeroff
  • Robert Kraus
  • Jane Yolen
  • Judy Blume
  • Shel Silverstein
  • Allan Ahlberg
  • Bill Martin, Jr.
  • Jan Brett
  • Judith Viorst
  • Louis Sachar
  • Maurice Sendak
  • Roald Dahl
  • Lois Lowry
  • Beverly Cleary
  • Andrew Clements
  • Jeff Kinney

 Books with nursery rhymes and rhyming books:

  • I Can Read Book Levels 1, 2 or 3
  • Dr. Seuss
  • Magic Tree House
  • Magic School Bus (series)
  • Junie B. Jones
  • Amelia Bedelia
  • Puppy Pals
  • Arthur’s (series)
  • Ready to Read (leveled books)
  • Frog and Toad
  • Henry and Mudge
  • Skippyjon Jones
  • Corduroy
  • Diary of…(series)
  • Fancy Nancy
  • I Know and Old Lady Who Swallowed… (series)
  • Olivia (series)
  • Horrible Harry
  • Miss Nelson
  • The Teacher from the Black Lagoon
  • Flat Stanley
  • Judy Moody
  • Nancy Drew