When parents get ready to send their kids to public school in Lawrence they will be dishing out about $250 to $1,000 for each of their children. School supplies are part of the cost. Pictured here are some of the items requested by the school district for each sixth-grader. The cost, not including a backpack, is about $60.00. Each grade has a similar list. These items are courtesy of M&M Office Supply, 623 Massachusetts.