Donations and Personal School Supply List

Lincoln Public Schools provides all necessary school supplies. Below are suggested donations and personal school supplies.

Donations of hand sanitizer, Kleenex, Elmer’s glue sticks, 24-count size Crayola crayons, #2 yellow pencils and Expo fine tip dry erase markers.

1st Grade:

Donations of hand sanitizer, tissues, black fine tip Expo markers, colored Expo markers, glue sticks, crayons, stickers, markers or Ticonderoga #2 yellow pencils.

2nd Grade:
Donations of two boxes of Kleenex, dry erase markers, and pencils to share with the class.

3rd Grade:

Donations of Kleenex, expo markers and hand sanitizer.

 4th Grade:

Classroom contributions are always appreciated if you would like to contribute.  Below is a list of supplies that students in 4th Grade classrooms will use this year.

  • 2 or 3 boxes of Kleenex
  • 2 or 3 boxes of sharpened #2 pencils
  • 2 or 3 rolls of scotch tape on a disposable dispenser
  • 2 or 3 packages of wide ruled 3 hole punched notebook paper
  • 4 or 5 poly-material 2-pocket folders
  • 4 composition notebooks (100 page – not spiral)


5th Grade:

Classroom contributions are always appreciated if you would like to contribute.    Below is a list of supplies that students in 5th Grade classrooms will use this year.

* 1 1/2 inch 3 ring binder

* 1 zipper pencil pouch

* 4 pocket folders

* 4 spiral notebooks

*3 large and 1 small book cover

*checking pens and highlighters


*# 2 pencils

*hand sanitizer

*EXPO markers

School Begins August 15, 2016

School will begin on Monday, August 15, 2016.  Dismissal time for August 15, 16 & 17 will be at 2:18 PM.  Dismissal time for August 18 & 19 will be normal dismissal time of 3:38 PM.

Rousseau Open House

Rousseau Open House will be Thursday, August 11, 2016 from 5:30-6:30 PM.  Students will be able to meet their teacher and see their classroom. We hope to see you there.

Registration for 2016-2017 School Year

If you are new to the Rousseau area and have not called the office to enroll, please call 402-436-1165 to set up a time to come in and fill out paperwork.  We are closed to permit for anyone living outside the Rousseau attendance area.

Rousseau Summer Library

Rousseau’s Summer Library will be every Wednesday from 9:00 AM -12:00 pm June 1 through July 20.

Below is a link from Lincoln City Libraries explaining the new summer reading program.

Please click on the second link to register for the summer library.  There will be no folders or stickers to keep track of, it is all online.  It would be helpful to sign up before you come to summer library on June 1 as we will have a limited number of laptops for registration. There will be a craft and story time is at 10:00 AM.

Carol Hughes will not be leading the summer reading program this year. We welcome Bob Haack, media specialist from Kooser.   Video       Registration (Scroll down to see more information)

Please remember all children MUST BE accompanied by an adult.