Wish List

Share a gift with us to maintain a healthy environment for our students! To arrange a date and time to share your gift of new (or nearly new) items, please contact Kelly Bielby at kbielby [at] thedepaulcatholicschool.org.

With your donation of any item on this list, you actively become a part of our mission!


  • Crosses for every classroom to create awareness of the presence of God in all we do
  • Items for a prayer table in every classroom such as assorted sizes of LED candles, tabletop crosses, statues of Jesus and Mary, pictures of saints, particularly St. Benedict the Moor, St. Charles Lwanga, Sr. Thea Bowman, Antonio Vieira
  • Red and white material to be used for banners/tablecloths for school celebrations
  • BOOKS! Each grade level is seeking novels with African American characters in them to make our reading applicable
  • Table top magnetic easel boards including magnetic letters and numbers to practice our spelling and writing skills
  • A student mailbox for 30 students to help us learn to organize
  • Large chartpad that has 1″ ruled lines for younger students to practice our writing
  • 30 scientific calculators: we have been using the same ones for 13 years and they are no longer working
  • Board games (various ages) for indoor recess
  • Bookcases for our Library
  • Classroom supplies: disinfecting cleaning wipes
  • School supplies such as #2 Pencils, erasers (to go on end of the pencils), electric pencil sharpener, construction paper
  • Teacher supplies such as color copy paper, Expo dry erase markers and erasers, Sharpie markers, 3 ring hole punch, clipboards, staplers and staples, tape dispensers and tape, book binding machine and binder combs, industrial laminator and rolls, manilla folders and red pocket folders
  • Gym equipment: hula hoops, rubber balls in assorted sizes, basketballs, jumping rope, sports cones, bean bags, nylon pinnies
  • Gift cards to Michaels, Target and Amazon in small quantities to be given to teachers for additional classroom supplies