Centsible Saver

School supplies deals, Aug. 31-Sept. 6

Here’s this week’s cheat sheet of the very best deals on school supplies.


Pantel 5-pack ballpoint pens: FREE after $4 Easy Rebate!

2-pocket paper portfolios: 15 cents.

One-subject notebooks: 17 cents.

12-pack pencil-top erasers: 25 cents.

Sharpi mini: 25 cents. Limit 3.

Bic pens 10-pack or mechanical pencils 5-pack or Bic Brite Liner highlighters 5-pack: $1 minus $1/2 8/3 Smart Source coupon = 50 cents each.

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

110 percent price-match guarantee on school supplies.

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

Note: There’s a $5 off your purchase of $20 any Expo, Paper Mate or Sharpie products on the last page of Sunday’s circular in The N&O.

Rulers: 25 cents.

4 oz. school glue: 25 cents.

Single Sharpie markers: 50 cents.

Expo 4-pack dry erase markers: $2 minus $1.25 8/17 Smart Source coupon = 75 cents! Great deal.

3-pack pink erasers: $1.

4-pack Sharpie pens: $2 minus $1/1 8/17 Smart Source coupon = $1.

Paper Mate 12-pack mechanical pencils: $2 minus .50/1 8/17 Smart Source coupon = $1.50.


Paper folder: 15 cents.

70-sheet spiral notebooks: 25 cents.

Neon erasers: 25 cents.

Bic 10-pack Round Stic pens: 97 cents minus $1/2 8/3 Smart Source insert = 47 cents each.

Elmer’s 4 oz. glue: 50 cents.

Crayola 24-count crayons: 50 cents.

150-sheet pack of filler paper: 75 cents.

Dixon No. 2 pencils 20-pack: 97 cents.

90-sheet Post-It Sticky Notes: $1.

Crayola 12-count colored pencils: $1.27.

Crayola Washable water colors 8-pack: $1.97.

Ticonderoga pencils 24-pack: $3.97.


Note: Look for store coupons on the Target website. You can stack these with manufacturer coupons for more savings. Print them via Target.com. There is a link to coupons at the bottom of the home page.

Backpacks and lunch kits: 30 percent off clearance.

Ticonderoga 12-pack No. 2 pencils: $2.50.

Dollar General:

Paper folders: 4/$1.

24-count crayons: 3/$1.

100-count index cards: 50 cents.

Composition books: 50 cents.

5-pack index dividers: 75 cents.

Elmer’s 3-pack glue sticks: $1.

Dollar Tree:

200-count filler paper: $1. A nice deal, though Dollar General’s price is better.

8-pack glue sticks: $1.

10-oz. hand sanitizer: $1.

64-count crayons: $1.

24-count No. 2 pencils: $1.

3-subject notebooks: $1.

Dry erase board (8.5” by 11”): $1.


Papermate highlighters 6-pack: 99 cents with in-ad coupon

.50/1 8/17 SS

= 49 cents. Nice deal.

100-count pack of index cards: 49 cents with in-ad coupon.

Posterboard or Sharpie marker: 69 cents with in-ad coupon.

Rite Aid:

Mead composition books: 49 cents.

Plastic ruler: 49 cents.

Kids scissors: 49 cents.

Playskool 24-count crayons: 49 cents.

Mead 70-page spiral notebook: 49 cents.

Poly or paper portfolios: 49 cents

Bic mechanical pencils or pens: BOGO

$1/2 8/3 SS

Papermate pens, markers or highlighters: BOGO

.50/1 8/17 SS