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  • Best Back to School Deals: 9/1 – 9/7/2013

    Each year during Back to School season, I put together a list of the week’s best back to school deals. It’s a great time to stock up on supplies for your family, as well as donation items. This list is based on ads for the Los Angeles area. If you’re not local, you may want to check your ad to see if your offers are the same.


    You can learn about Staples Easy Rebates and Staples Rewards here. If you’re a teacher, you should check out the Staples Teacher Rewards Program.

    $1 & Under Deals

    Staples #2 Pencils 12-pack $0.25
    Limit 2

    Staples School Glue 4-oz $0.25
    Limit 2

    Paper Mate Sharpwriter Mechanical Pencils 5-pack $0.25
    Limit 2

    Staples Pink Cap Erasers 12-pack $0.25
    Limit 2

    Staples Tiger Paper Clips $0.25
    Limit 2

    Slider Pencil Case $0.25
    Limit 2

    Staples Glue Sticks 4-pack $1
    Limit 2

    Staples Filler Paper $0.85
    Limit 2

    RoseArt Colored Pencils 12-pacK $1
    Limit 2

    Rebate & Rewards Items

    Staples Photo Supreme 8.5×11 Paper, Double Sided Matte 50-pack $1 after Easy Rebate
    Use Staples coupon, pay $12.99, receive $11.99 rebate; Limit 4

    Hammermill Copy Plus Paper Ream FREE after Easy Rebate
    Use Staples coupon, pay $3.99, receive $3.99 rebate; Limit 4

    Staples Multipurpose Paper 10-Ream Case FREE after Easy Rebate
    Use Staples coupon – the amount you’ll pay isn’t listed but I’m guessing it’s $25-$30, which you’ll receive back via rebate (update: thanks to Adrienne for letting us know it’s $28!)

    Other Deals

    Bic Brite Liner Grip Highlighters 5-pack $2
    $1/1 Bic Stationery Product, exp. 9/15/13 (SS 08/04/13)
    $1.50/2 Bic Stationery Products Facebook printable
    As low as $1


    Foray Single Pens $0.50
    Limit 10

    5″ Schoolworks Scissors $0.50
    Limit 3

    Office Depot Brand Eraser Caps 12-pack $0.50
    Limit 3

    PowerHouse Antibacterial Wipes 18-pack $0.50
    Limit 3

    Scholastic Pourable Glue 4-oz $0.50
    Limit 3


    Up & Up Colored Pencils 24-pack $1.75

    Up & Up Glue Sticks 6-ct $1.50


    Wexford Filler Paper $0.79 with in-ad coupon
    Limit 3

    Wexford Office Supplies $0.49 with in-ad coupon
    Limit 6
    – Poly Portfolios
    – Index Cards

    Paper Mate Highlighters 6-pack $0.99 with in-ad coupon
    Limit 3

    Posterboard $0.39 with in-ad coupon
    Limit 3

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    1. The Staples ream is $28 with coupon (rebate is $28).