221 South Wolf Road
Wheeling, Illinois 60090

Phone: 847-520-2790



CCSD21 a school is comprised of 13 schools across 6 different communities in Illinois.


Community Consolidated School District 21 serves nearly 7,000 students in 13 schools across 6 communities in the northwest suburbs of Chicago. Holmes Middle School serves students in grades 6-8. School starts at 8:30 AM and ends at 3:30 PM daily.

School Supply Page 2016-2017

All students will need the following items to start and be replenished throughout the year:
○ Looseleaf lined paper
○ Pencils (#2)
○ Pens
○ Stick or roll-on deodorant for PE locker (no sprays, please)

Additionally, all students will need the following items to start the year:

○ 1 colored pencils and/or markers pack
○ 2 tissue boxes
○ 1 small pencil sharpener
○ 4 highlighters (at least 2 different colors)
○ 2 dry erase markers, black (for individual whiteboard use)
○ 2 glue sticks
○ 1 scissors
○ 1 pack of index cards (3×5)
○ 3 packs of sticky notes
○ 1 math grid notebook
○ 6 one subject spiral notebooks
○ 1” 3 ring binders
○ 4 folders
○ Ruler
○ Earphones/earbuds
○ 2 small memo pads (maximum size 5X3 inch)

Each team has different methods of organization. The first week of school, teachers will notify
the students if they are in need of additional items such as binders, tab dividers, and
composition notebooks.

Exploratory classes may require additional supplies
The following items will be available for purchase during Early Schedule Pick-Up or the first day of school:
○ P.E. uniform (shirt & shorts)