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WRAL SmartShopper

School supply deals 8-15

Posted August 16, 2010

Time is running out to take advantage of the school supply deals for this school year. Don't forget to stock up at these prices to get you through the whole year!  There are not as many great school supply deals in the ads this week, but there are still some good ones.

Staples through 8-21


There is a 20% off coupon for supplies and calculators in the sales ad this week. Coupon not good on computers, ink, toner or any technology.

FREE Staples slim-line pencil sharpener $15.99 - $15.99 easy rebate = FREE!, limit 1 per household

1 Cent Deals!

Staples 1 subject notebook, 70 sheets, limit 6, Sunday - Wednesday only, 1 cent each with $5 minimum purchase  (additional items over 6 are 15 cents)

Hammermill Copy Plus copy paper, 500 sheets, limit 2, Sunday through Wednesday only, 1 cent each after $4.98 easy rebate

Staples photo plus 4" x 6", 60 pack, Sunday - Wednesday only, 1 cent each after $9.98 easy rebate, limit 2

50 Cent Deals

Pencil case

Mini composition books

Glue sticks 4 pack

plastic ruler

Pushpins 100 pack

1 hole punch

White handheld erasers, 3 pack

Pencil sharpener

$1 Deals

2 pack Westcott scissors

5 pack Sharpie perm markers

5 pack Pentel ballpoint pens

5 pack Quartet dry erase markers

Expanding envelope with elastic enclosure

Poly zippered envelope

3-hole binder punch

Yello mini writing pads, 3 pack

Small binder clips, 40 pack


Office Depot through 8/21


.25 Deals

Pencils, limit 3

School Glue, limit 5

2-pocket poly pockets, limit 5

Scholastic crayons, 24 count, limit 3

$1.00 Deals

Shatterproof ruler

Colored binder clips, 12 pack

One hole punch

Self adhasive reinforcements

Post it shape notes

Tot slim staplers

Fiskars scissors

Fun colored calculators

2-pocket Fashion Portfolios


Foray Liquid Rollerball and Ballpoint pens

Other Deals

Vinyl pouch, limit 3,  5 cents

Office Depot Multi-Purpose paper $1 after $5.29 Mail in savigns Visa pre-paid card, limit 2 for household or business

There are a number of binders, composition books, memo books and folders


Office Max through 8/21


There is a 20% off deal where you get 20% off everything you can fit in the bag included in today's paper as well as furniture, storage drawers, totes boxes and printer accessories. Does not include  computers, printers and more.


Walmart through 8/21


Composition book .25

2-Pocket poly folder .75

$1.50 each: Expo 2 pack dry erase moarkers, 5-Pack BIC highlighters, 10-Pack BIC mechanical pencils

$2.50 each: 1 inch binder, 25-pack sheet protectors, 5-tab edge dividers, Georgia pacific copy paper, Sharpie 2 pack pens, Pilot 2 pack pens


Kroger through 8-21


Oxford portfolio 15 cents

Top flight wirebound notebook, 70 sheets 15 cents

Stretchable fabric book covers $1.00

Top flight wireless notebook, 80 sheets $1.00


Target through 8-21


Rose Art 2 count washable glue sticks .20

Rose Art watercolor paint set .50

Five Star poly portfolio .50

Mead 1 subject poly notebook $1.50

Avery binder, 1 " $2.00


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  • Nancy Aug 17, 2010

    Well, during the last month with the onset of BTS deals, I did manage to shore up my copy paper supply quite nicely and cheaply :) Thank you to Staples, Office Depot, Harris Teeter. And cheap/free rollerball pens due to the kindness of our drug store chains as well as Staples. I think I'm good for a little bit LOL

    I have a huge pile of receipts I have to deal with from this past week of SD, drug stores and office supply store sales/rebates.

    I need to stay home! I need to stay out of the stores! Make it stop Faye!! lol

    Tonight I swung into local CVS and snagged 12 Right Guard/Dry Idea deodorants for $2.01 (sales tax only) with the BOGO sale and BOGO coupon. Some will be saved, some will be donated and the circle is complete ;)

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Aug 17, 2010

    I have already picked mine up and I'm about to enter in the easy rebate - thanks for the reminder HG!

  • Harleygirlie Aug 17, 2010

    Just in time Faye. I'm almost out of paper. Will be making a trip to Staples!
    Thank you!!!

  • justme463 Aug 16, 2010

    Staples had it last week for $0.01 a pack - you just missed it.

  • Faye Prosser - Smart Shopper Aug 16, 2010

    Hi Stephanie, There are no deals that good in the Sunday paper for notebook paper (that I could find). Walmart has had them at a pretty low price for weeks so that is where I would suggest.

  • stephkenner Aug 16, 2010


    Are there any good deals on notebook paper? I know last year Staples had it for $0.01 a pack. I bought 15. I haven't seen any this year.