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School supply deals 8/1

Posted August 1, 2010

The school supply deals are still going strong this week so don't miss the best buys!  Please post any other good deals you find.

Keep in mind that this year's Tax-Free weekend in NC is August 6-8 so qualifying school supply items will be tax-free Friday, Saturday and Sunday! Here is the list of school supplies exempt from tax during the tax-free weekend:

School Supplies Exempt from Sales Tax

* Binders
* Blackboard Chalk
* Book Bags
* Calculators
* Cellophane Tape
* Clay and Glazes
* Compasses
* Composition Books
* Crayons
* Erasers
* Folders (expandable, manila, pocket and plastic)
* Glue, Paste and Paste Sticks
* Highlighters
* Index Cards and Index Card Boxes
* Legal Pads
* Lunch Boxes
* Markers
* Notebooks
* Paintbrushes for Artwork
* Paints (acrylic, oil and tempera)
* Paper (copy paper, colored, construction paper, graph, loose-leaf notebook paper, manila, poster board, tracing)
* Pencil Boxes
* Pencils and Sharpeners
* Pens
* Protractors
* Rulers
* Scissors
* Sketch and Drawing Pads
* Watercolors
* Writing Tablets

 

Staples School Supply Deals, August 1 - August 7

 

Buy ANY ream of paper and get 100% back in Staples rewards! Limit 2.

Avery economy binder 1"  .59, limit 3, price good Sunday through Wednesday

Avery 1" durable binder $1.50 each when you buy 4 Sunday - Wednesday

Avery 1" durable view binder $2 each when you buy 4 Sunday - Wednesday

Avery 5-tab dividers .59, limit 3, price good Sunday through Wednesday

$1.00 Deals (limit 2 of each per household):

Staples gold paper clips, 200 count

Avery glue sticks, 3 pack

Pentel pens, 5 pack

BIC dry erase 4 pack

Staples pink erasers, 3 pack

Staples dry erase board eraser

Stretch pencil box

White out, 2 pack

Kodak premium photo paper, 100 pack

$2.00 Deals (limit 2 each per household):

Pilot erasable gel pens, 3 pack

Pentel mechaniucal pencils, 3 pack

Avery note tabs

Staples adjustable dividers, 5 pack

Pentel gel retractable pens, 3 pack

Pilot erasable highlighters, 3 pack

Quartet dry erase board 8.5" x 11"

Expo dry erase board cleaner

Staples invisible tape, Staples pencil pouch

Assorted mini pencil pouches

Construction paper, 200 sheets

Save 25% - 50% on ALL backpacks

 

OfficeMax School Supply Deals, August 1 - August 7

 

Wood ruler, 12",  limit 6,  5 cents each

Office Max or just basics pencils, 12 pack, limit 3, 10 cents

Paper Mate ballpoint pens, 10 pack, limit 3, 10 cents

Office Max filler paper, 100 count 20 cents

Schoolio 1" or 1.5" poly binders, limit 6, 30 cents

There are also a number of Buy 2 Get 1 Free deals on notebooks, notetabs, view binders, crayons and Buy 2 Get 2 free on All BIC pens, pencils or Write-out tape. Plus, get $10 off at Finish Line with the purchase of any 2 BIC products.

 

Office Depot School Supply Deals, August 1 - August 7

 

Free Backpack ($6.99 value) with $10 minimum purchase, limit 2 per household

Office depot ball point pens, 10 pack .25

2-pocket portfolios with or without prongs .25

Protractor, 6",  5 cents

Office Depot ballpoint pens, 10 pack .25

Wood Ruler .50

Kid scissors, 2 pack .99

Scholastic crayons .69

Office depot pink erasers, 3 pack .79

Pencils 12 pack .99

Pencil case .99

Glue sticks, 4 pack .99

Filer pack paper, 150 pack, $1.00

There are also a number of Buy 2 get 1 free items and .99 items - see the ad for more details

 

Walmart School Supply Deals, August 1 - August 7

 

70-sheet notebook .15

Cra-z-art crayons 24 count .20

Elmers glue, 4 oz or twin pack glue sticks .25

Economy binder .75, 1" with 2 inside pockets

Eastsport backpacks $9.00

I am sure there are more deals, but these are the only good ones from the ad. If I have a chance to get to Walmart this week, I'll see what else is on sale and post.

 

Target School Supply Deals August 1 - August 7

 

Paper portfolios, 10 cents

20 Cent Items:

Pencil sharpener

Pink Erasers 2 pack

Plastic ruler, 12"

RoseArt washable glue 4 oz

50 Cent Items:

Poly Binder, 1"

Vinyl binder pouch

Notebook, 90 pages

Papermate Eagle pens, 10 count

Index cards, 100 count, 4 x 6"

RoseArt colored pencils, 12 count

Other school supply deals:

FREE Rose Art Crayons, 24 count with purchase of 1 Rose Art 12 count colored pencils, 8 count washable markers or 10 count classic markers

Fiskars recycled pointed scissors $1

Sharpie highlighters, 1 count $1

Crayola washable makers 8 count $2

 

Walgreens School Supply Deals, August 1 – August 7

 

Crayola Crayons, 24 pack $1 - $1 RR = FREE!

Crayole Washable Markers, 8 pack or 20 pack super tips $3.00 - $3 mail in rebate (rebate form prints at register) = FREE!

Penway #2 Pencils, 10 pack .09

2 Pocket Folder w/ Prongs 6 for $1with in-ad coupon (.17 each)

Penway ruler, 12" .19 with in-ad coupon

Jumbo pack crayons, 8 pack .19 with in-ad coupon

Paper Mate Color Highlighters 6 pack .19

Penway 1 Subject Notebook .29

Corner Office Index Cards 3×5, 100 pack .29

2 pack pink erasers, 12 cap erasers, paper clips, 100 count .29 with in-ad coupon

Corner Office Legal Pad .34 with in-ad coupon

Sharpie Marker .50 with in-ad coupon

School Box .59 with in-ad coupon

Corner Office Pens 20 pk or Mechanical Pencils 3 pk . .79

Fiskars scissors, blunt or pointed, limit 3, .79 with in-ad coupon

Corner Office 5 Tab Dividers .99

Splash Color 3 Ring Binder .99

 

Kerr Drug School Supply Deals, August 1 - August 7

 

There are a bunch of school supplies on sale at Kerr this week.

2-pocket portfolios 10 for $1.00 (with or without prongs)

Yellow pencils, 10 pk .39

Filler paper, 150 sheets .69

3-subject notebook .79

3-ring poly binder 1/2 or 1" .99

Items 4 got $1.00 (mix and match):

Ruler, 6 "

Jumbo crayons, 8 ct

Colored chalk, 12 ct

Crayone, 8 ct

Plastic Ruler 12"

Pink Eraser

Items 3 for $1.00 (mix and match):

Protractor, 6 in

Crayons, 16 ct

Wooden ruler, 12"

Red or black ball point pen

Premier value glue, 4 oz

Rubber bands, 1.5 oz

Glue stick, 2 pack

Items 2 for $1.00 (mix and match):

Memo pad 5 x 3 or 6 x 4

Zipper pouch

Pointed or blunt scissors 4.5"

Crayone, 24 ct

Erasers, 7 ct

Twin sharpener

Marble composition books

1 subject notebooks

Premier value ruled index cards, 100 ct 3 x 5"

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  • superturfguy Aug 4, 2010

    Are batteries tax free???

    Is there anymore new deals from Walmart, They seemed better last year???

  • j3434 Aug 2, 2010

    I am confused about OfficeMax's program. Do we have to spend $500 before the perks start coming back to us? As I was unsure of the wording on the program's site, I have not purchased the products.