• Teacher Wishlists

    Note (8/13/2019): this page is in the process of being updated — before ordering items, please check first to make sure the wishlist is still current! 

    Can you help Montera by donating any of these items? If you're ordering something online, you can have it shipped directly to the school to the requesting teacher's attention.  If you have physical items to donate, please bring them to the office or contact communications@monterapto.com to arrange pick up.  Thank you!


    Main Office
    forever postage stamps


    General Needs for all Classrooms

    Copy paper
    Dry erase markers
    Paper towels
    Hand sanitizer


    6th Grade Exploratory - Intro to IB Class - Ms. Black


    7th Grade English/History - Ms. Burkett
    Black Expo markers, cleaning erasers, paper towels


    7th Grade History - Mr. Lau


    8th Grade History/AVID - Mr. Hopstone


    8th Grade RSP - Mr. Demerath
    Tissues, paper towels, water bottles, prizes for good behavior (school supplies), two-pocket folders, Manila file folders, Trader Joe's card (for fruit), fidget spinners (prizes), mini white boards

    8th Grade Science - Mr. Contonente and Mr. Brewer

    Spanish - Ms. Guerrero-Arcos


    Spanish - Ms. Mayorga


    Visual Arts - Mr. Bell
    Also: 2 indoor brooms, black plastic garbage bags and lots of paper towels!

    Recycled Items for Visual Arts program:
    The visual arts classes can always use newspapers and magazines, egg cartons, plastic containers with lids, plastic jars with screw on lids (please, no glass for safety), toilet and paper towel rolls, brown grocery bags, even plastic grocery bags! Plus unused pencils, markers, highlighters, buttons and odds and ends. You can clean your closet, support re-use and help our Toro artists!

    School Counselor - Ms. Saephan

    Ms. Saephan's Wish List

    DonorsChoose Projects


    Books for Special Ed Classes
    (used books in good condition are great — you might have these sitting around your house right now!)

    Crash by Jerry Spinelli
    The Pinballs by Betsy Cromer Byars
    Masks by Gloria Hatrick
    Varsity 170 by Evan Jacobs
    Break and Enter by Leslie McGill
    Rebel by M.G. Higgins
    2 Days by L.B. Tillit
    A Boy Called Twister by Anne Schraff
    Bad Island by Doug TenNaple
    Amalee by Dar Williams
    Charlie Bone series by Jenny Nimmo
    Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
    Diary of a Wimpy Kid series by Jeff Kinney
    Smile by Raina Telgemeier
    Justin #1 (Blacktop) by LJ Alonge
    Janae #2 (Blacktop) by LJ Alonge
    Frank #3 (Blacktop) by LJ Alonge
    Toni #4 (Blacktop) by LJ Alonge
    Blueford Series (books 1-20) by Ben Alirez
    Any Roald Dahl books
    Holes by Louis Sachar
    Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo
    The Stars Beneath Our Feet by David Barclay Moore
    Deenie by Judy Bloom


  • Amazon Smile Program
    Shop Amazon to support Montera
    Bookmark smile.amazon.com and use that link when you shop all year long — Amazon will donate a percentage of each purchase to Montera Middle School. To get started, go to smile.amazon.com, log into your Amazon account, and select "Montera Junior High Parent Faculty Student Club" as the organization to support.

    Shop Montera's wishlist at MyRegistry.com
    We're testing a new school-wide online registry tool - tell us what you think (and maybe pick up a pack of paper towels for a teacher while you're there)!