Supply Lists: 2023-2024

Hey CLA Families!

We hope you are having a great summer! Just a reminder to download this year’s supply list. Each grade has a specific list of supplies that will make sure your student is prepared for September.

Have a great rest of your summer!

 School Supply List Grades K-8


Dress Code 2023-2024

 Updated Dress Code K-8

***All students are required to have headphones for Technology class. Kindergarten-Grade 4 must have over the head headphones. Grades 5-8 may use either over the head or in-ear headphones.  All headphones must be wired. 

Now Hiring!

Do you have a heart to serve the Lord, love children, and have a passion for teaching?  Christian Life Academy is looking to fill several immediate teaching positions in our preschool and elementary school!

Full-Time Teaching Positions – Fall 2023

    To inquire, please call 203-775-5191 x2 or email your resume and statement of faith to

      Substitute Teaching Positions

      We are looking for substitute teachers for the 2023-2024 school year!    Please call please call 1(203)-775-5191 for more information.

      • on call paid sub position, grades K3 – 8th, hours are 8:15 to 3:15.

      Little Blessings Daycare:

      • Looking for applicants who work well with young children, are team-work oriented, and possess multi-tasking skills. We have full-time and part-time positions available. Flexible hours for Morning and Afternoon shifts. Must be 18 or older to apply. Previous experience not required, but preferred. Please call the school office for more information about available positions.

        For more information about these positions and to submit a resume, please call 1(203)-775-8093 or email

        Summer Reading 2023

        CLA’s 2023 Summer Reading List

        We hope you’ve had a fantastic start to your summer, CLA! If you didn’t check out the summer reading letters sent home in this year’s final Friday folder, please check out the lists below.

        We can’t wait to see you at the end of the summer!

        Summer Reading Logs – K-8th

        Elementary School

        Middle School

        Needs ideas? Check out Justin Taylor’s A Christian Classical Reading List for grades 1-8.

        Grades 1-3

        Grades 4 & 5

        Grades 6-8

        Or download this list by Calvary Classical School in Hampton, Virginia.

        PDF with Links

        Chapter Book Suggestions:

        • A to Z Mysteries Series by Ron Roy
        • American Girl Series by Porter, Shaw, and Tripp
        • Boxcar Children Series by Gertrude Warner
        • Dog Man Series by Dav Pilkey
        • Cam Jansen Mysteries Series by David Adler
        • Cul-de-Sac Kids Series by Beverly Lewis
        • Encyclopedia Brown Series by Donald J. Sobol
        • Geronimo Stilton Series by Elisabetta Dami
        • Hopscotch Hill School Series by Valerie Tripp
        • The Imagination Station Series by Marianne Hering
        • Judy Moody Series by Megan McDonald
        • Magic Tree House Series by Mary Pope Osbourne
        • Nate the Great Series by Marjorie W. Sharmat
        • The Sugar Creek Gang Series by Paul Hutchens
        • Who Was…? Series (Non-fiction)
        • What Was…? Series (Non-fiction)
        • Amazing Grace by Mary Hoffman
        • How to Train Your Dragon by Cressida Cowell
        • The Name Jar by Yangsook Choi
        • New Shoes by Susan Lynn Meyer
        • Mango, Abuela, and Me by Meg Medina
        • Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L’Engle
        • Any book by Beverly Cleary
        • Any book by Lee Roddy
        • Stuart Little by E. B. White
        • The Moffats by Eleanor Estes
        • Journey to America Sonia Levitin
        • Sarah, Plain and Tall by Patricia Machlachlan
        • Little House Series by Laura Ingalls Wilder
        • The Summer of Swans by Betsy Byars
        • Books by Andrew Clements