Packing List...Check out the list below to prepare for Outdoor School!

►All clothing, reading materials, and small games are to be SCHOOL APPROPRIATE.

►Please put your child’s name on all personal belongings.

  • Pillow                                                                     
  • Sheets and blanket or sleeping bag            
  • Four or five pairs jeans or pants                          
  • Weather appropriate shirts            
  • Weather appropriate jackets                                  
  • Three pair of shoes:
  • 1 pair old tie-on tennis shoes for wetland and stream study
  • 1 pair for hiking                                                       
  • 1 pair for use around camp                                        
  • Lightweight long pants for wetland study                 
  • Eight - ten pairs of socks                             
  • Raincoat                                                      
  • Sets of underwear                                                   
  • Sleepwear                                                               
  • Hats, gloves, winter underwear during cold weather weeks
  • Boots for wet ground and snow * Note: We have knee-high rubber boots in all sizes for students to use.
  • Nylon/waterproof jogging pants or snow pants (in winter)


  • Toothpaste and brush
  • Soap and shampoo
  • Non-aerosol deodorant     
  • Bath towels /washcloths   
  • Comb/brush
  • Crocs or sandals for shower (optional)     
  • Water bottle
  • Chapstick  
  • Pencils
  • Large plastic bags for wet/dirty clothes with the student’s name on the bag               


  • Hats (not worn in buildings)
  • Small games – NO ELECTRONICS
  • Box of Kleenex
  • Reading material
  • Stationery and stamps                                            
  • Hair dryer
  • Bath robe
  • Disposable camera (LABEL WITH NAME)


  • Shorts (school appropriate)
  • Sun Screen (requires medical order if it contains DEET)
  • Hand/foot warmers
  • Non aerosol insect repellant


  • Money
  • Cell phones
  • Clothing inappropriate for school
  • Flashlights, book lights
  • Electronic devices
  • Anything requiring a battery (except watches)
  • Matches
  • Knives
  • Aerosol cans
  • Laser pointers
  • Toy guns or weapons
  • Food, drinks, candy, gum

  ►ODS Packing LIST