packing list for boarding school?

packing list for boarding school?

hey im going to boarding school in the fal and i need a full packing list please! ill be returning for holidays like chirstmas and march break but its out of the country in canada... the more detailed the better! i will seriously love you! please help!

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  • 4 years ago
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    I found a packing list for college and I figured it could work for boarding school too.

    Acne/cleansing wash and acne cream

    Alarm clock: very important!

    Anti-Itch cream

    Backpack/messenger bag

    Batteries, especially AA

    Binders

    Bins or boxes for storing papers/folders

    Blanket: fleece or thermal

    Body lotion

    Bulletin board with pins

    Cable/wiring organizer: for your computer wires

    Calendar: to keep track of the date and days; dry-erase calendars are awesome for scrawling in important events and then erasing for the next month

    Calculator or graphing calculator

    Camera-- at least a disposable one

    Clothes

    Clorox Disinfecting Wipes

    Cold and cough medicine: Robitussin/Dimetap

    College-rule line paper

    Colored markers and colored pencils

    Comb or hairbrush

    Comforter

    Computer-- Laptop or Desktop or Notebook.

    Conditioner (hair)

    Contacts

    Contact lens case

    Contact lens solution

    Containers: small plastic or mesh containers for small accessories (paperclips/tape/white-out/jewelry/makeu...

    Cell Phone

    Correspondence: Various cards or letter paper, for birthdays or congratulations etc

    Cough drops

    Cotton balls: many uses, including for applying/wiping off make-up, applying antiseptics to cuts and wounds

    Curling iron (hair)

    Day planner, agenda etc

    Deodorant (can’t forget that!)

    Desk lamp

    Desk organizers

    Dry-erase markers

    Eggshell pad or mattress pad or mattress foam

    Envelopes (white, letter type)

    Erasers

    Eye drops

    Facial lotion (especially if you’re in a colder climate and your skin will tend to dry out more easily)

    Favorite books

    Febreze

    Files and expandable filing folders

    Flashlight

    Floss

    Folders-- with pockets and three-prongs

    Fragrance: perfume or cologne, or body sprays

    Glasses

    Graphing paper

    Hair dryer

    Hairbands/hair pins for ladies

    Hairspray/sculpting cream

    Hand-held electronic games (Gameboy etc)

    Headphones

    Highlighters

    iPod

    Kleenex or other facial tissue

    Laptops and desktops: for work/studying, but plays your music and DVDs as well

    Laptop case

    Laundry Hamper or Bin

    Lip balm

    Lint-roller

    Loofah/sponge or wash towel

    Make-up

    Manila envelopes (for papers or reports that you don’t want folded)

    Mouse

    Mouthwash

    Musical instrument/music books

    Nail clippers

    Nail file

    Nail polish remover

    Notepads

    Pain and fever relief-- Tylenol, Advil, ibuprofen

    Paperclips

    Pencils

    Pencil case/container

    Pencil Sharpener

    Pens: regular blue, black and red; have at least one, nicer ball-point pen as well

    Photos and picture frames

    Pillows

    Posters, of course

    Post-its

    Power strips (because you’ll only have so many electrical outlets)

    Printer Paper (white)

    Q-Tips.

    Robe

    Rubber bands

    Rug

    Safe or lockbox for valuables

    Shampoo

    Sharpies or any other permanent marker (thick and thin)

    Shaving lotion, gel or body wash for shaving

    Shaving razor

    Sheets

    Shower caddy/tote

    Shower shoes (flip-flops)

    Small pair of nose hair scissors (gross, I know, but for any overgrown hairs from your nose)

    Soap or body wash

    Spiral notebooks

    Stamps

    Stapler and staples

    Straightening iron (hair)

    Sunglasses

    Suntan lotion

    Swim goggles

    Tape dispenser and clear tape refills

    Three-hole punch adapter

    Toothbrush

    Toothpaste

    Towels (at least two sets each of bath towel, hand towel, face towel etc)

    Trash Can

    TV

    Tweezers

    Umbrella- a good, sturdy one.

    Video games

    Water bottles

    Waterless hand sanitizer

    Whiteboard with dry-erase markers (lots of people hang these outside their rooms so friends can leave messages)

    White-out or correctional fluid

    Windex

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  • 4 years ago

    Backpack, laptop, phone, etc.

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