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July 20, 2014

Top school supplies deals, July 20-26

This Sunday starts the third full week of school supply deals -- with prices starting at 10 cents. Take advantage of the sales while you can. And don’t forget to pick up a few extras to donate to a teacher. Here's a cheat sheet of the very best deals of the week -- with the fine print noted so there are no surprises for you at the cash register.

This Sunday starts the third full week of school supply deals -- with prices starting at 10 cents. Take advantage of the sales while you can. And don’t forget to pick up a few extras to donate to a teacher.

Here's a cheat sheet of the very best deals of the week -- with the fine print noted so there are no surprises for you at the cash register.

Staples:

2-pocket paper folders: 15 cents each.

Composition books (100 sheets): 50 cents.

12-pack No. 2 pencils: 68 cents.

Filler paper (120 sheets): 82 cents.

Crayola 10-count markers: 97 cents.

500-sheet ream of paper: $2 after $2 in-ad coupon and $3.80 Easy Rebate.

Lexar 8GB USB flash drive: $6.

Buy a backpack, Get 25 percent off school supplies.

Save $2 instantly on a binder when you recycle an old binder.

Office Depot and OfficeMax, which now have a combined circular:

School glue (4 oz.): 25 cents. Limit 3.

2-hole manual pencil sharpeners: 25 cents. Limit 3.

Office Depot 3-pack or OfficeMax 5-pack erasers: 25 cents. Limit 3.

Poly snap envelopes: 25 cents. Limit 3.

Target:

Mead Five Star 4-pocket poly folder: 99 cents

$1/2 Five Star coupon 7/6 P&G

= 49 cents each.

UP & UP 8-count mechanical pencils: 99 cents

$1.50/3 printable coupon on Target.com

= 49 cents each.

Elmer’s 6-pack glue sticks: 99 cents. That’s 16.5 cents each.

Lexar 16GB USB drives: $7.

Kmart:

8-pack No. 2 pencils, 70-sheet notebooks or 2-pocket paper portfolios: 10 cents each after $5 minimum purchase.

24-count Rose Art crayons: 50 cents.

100-count index cards: 50 cents.

Plastic pencil boxes: 50 cents.

7-count eraser set: 50 cents.

2-pocket folders: 50 cents.

Walgreens:

2-pocket folders with prongs, mini memo or composition books: 6/$1 or 19 cents each.

Wexford mini highlighters, 2-pack pink erasers and 15-pack eraser caps: 4/$1 with in-ad coupon.

Wexford flexible protractor and 100-pack index cards: 29 cents each with in-ad coupon. Limit 4.

Hydrogen peroxide (16 oz.): 3/$1 with in-ad coupon.

Elmer’s Glue (4 oz. or 2-pack stick): 49 cents with in-ad coupon. Limit 4.

Wexford 5-pack dividers, 10-pack sheet protectors: 2/$1 with in-ad coupon. Limit 4.

Plastic supplies box, single Sharpie markers, 20-pack No. 2 pencils, 80-sheet composition books or 1-inch binder: 69 cents each.

Wexford dry erase markers (4 count): 99 cents.

Fiskars 5-inch scissors or sharpener: 99 cents.

Crayola markers and colored pencils: BOGO.

Binders (1-3 inch): BOGO.

Backpacks: $2.99.

Rite Aid:

12-pack Crayola chalk, Avery Big Buff tab dividers, 70-sheet notebooks, rubberbands, keychain sharpener, jumbo book covers and pencil pouches: 47 cents each.

Select school supplies (Westcott scissors, 24-count Playskool crayons, 4 oz. school glue, Avery sheet protectors, erasers, poly or paper portfolios, poly mailers, pencil case, sharpeners, rulers, index cards and Mead composition books: Buy 1, Get 2 Free.

Rite Aid facial tissue: BOGO.

Rite Aid boxed envelopes, index cards, notebooks, pens or pencils: BOGO.

Backpacks and lunch kits: 50 percent off.

CVS:

Backpacks or lunch carriers: starting at $5.99.

Harris Teeter (sales through Tuesday, 7/22):

Angel Soft facial tissue (75-165 count): $1

.50/1 7/13 RP

= FREE.

Kroger (sales through Tuesday, 7/22):

Twin pocket portfolios: 15 cents.

Spiral one-subject notebooks: 19 cents. Limit 10.

100-count index cards: 47 cents. Great deal.

Filler paper (150 sheets): 79 cents. Solid deal.

Crayola Classic markers (10 count): 99 cents.

Available coupons:

$1/2 Five Star 7/6 P&G insert.

$1.50/3 Up & Up school supplies at Target (Available to print at Target.com) Note: Mine printed with an Aug. 16 expiration date so these have nice long life to them.

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