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Coupon Abbreviations
  • SC = Store Coupon
  • MC = Manufacturer Coupon
  • SS = Smart Source
  • RP = Red Plum
  • PG = Proctor and Gamble
Coupon Terms
  • WYB = When You Buy
  • B1G1 = Buy One Get One Free
  • .75/1 = 75 cents off one item
  • .75/3 = 75 cents off three items
  • EXP = Expiration Date

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top back to school deals 7-15The back to school deals are still going strong! If you haven’t started shopping yet, now is the time. Here are the best deals on pens, pencils, markers, and more.

Don’t forget, you can also grab deals on Amazon.

Pens

  • CVS – Paper Mate Edge or Write Bros Pens, 8-10 pk., $1.29
    -$1 off Paper Mate or Write Bros Pens (store coupon), printing at CVS Coupon Center (Sunday/Monday only)
    Manufacturer Coupon -.55/1 Paper Mate pens pack, excl 2 in 1 stylus pen, SS 7/26
    (makes Paper Mate FREE)
  • Kroger – Bic Cristal Pens, 10 ct., 97¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (makes it 47¢ ea.)
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Zebra F301 Stainless Steel Ballpoint Pens, 2 pk., $2
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Paper Mate InkJoy 300RT Retractable Pens, 24 pk., $6
    Manufacturer Coupon -.55/1 Paper Mate pens pack, excl 2 in 1 stylus pen, SS 7/26
    (makes it $5.45)
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Bic Velocity Gel Pens, 4 pk., $1, limit 3
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Zebra ZGrip Ballpoint Pens, 7 pk., $1
  • Publix – Paper Mate InkJoy Pens, 8 ct. , $2.99
    Manufacturer Coupon -.55/1 Paper Mate pens pack, excl 2 in 1 stylus pen, SS 7/26
    -.75/1 Paper Mate InkJoy pens, 4 ct. +, Ibotta App mobile coupon
    Store Coupon -B1G1 PaperMate Profile pen pack, 2-4 ct. or Inkjoy pen pack, 8 ct., (Publix Coupon) printable
    (buy (2), use (2) .55/1, B1G1 and Ibotta, makes it 57¢ ea.)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Rite Aid – 200 PP wyb $8 worth Bic or Papermate Pens, B1G1, limit 2
    Bic Round Stic Pens, 10 ct., $2.59
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (buy (8), use (2) $1/2 off, makes it 79¢ ea.)
  • Safeway or Randalls – Bic Cristal Pens, 10 pack, $1 Randalls
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (makes it 50¢ ea.)
  • Safeway or Randalls – Paper Mate Ballpoint Pens, $2.50 Safeway
    Manufacturer Coupon -.55/1 Paper Mate pens pack, excl 2 in 1 stylus pen, SS 7/26
    (makes it $1.95)
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Walgreens – 1,000 BR wyb Pilot Frixion or Acroball Pens, 2 pack, $2.99
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Pilot Acroball pens, 2-pk. +, SS 8/09
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Pilot Frixion erasable pens or highlighters, 2 pk. +, SS 8/09
    (use $1 off, makes it 99¢)
  • Walgreens – Paper Mate Profile Pens, 2 pack, 79¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4
  • Walgreens – Paper Mate Ink Joy Pens, 2 pack, 2 for $3
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Paper Mate Inkjoy 2 in 1 stylus pen, 2 ct. +, SS 7/26
    (buy (2), use (2) $1 off, makes it 50¢ ea. (if included))
  • Walgreens – 500 BR wyb Pilot Precise Pens, 2 pack, $2.99
    (makes it $2.49)

Pencils

  • Kroger – OfficeWorks #2 Pencils, 10 ct., 49¢
  • Kroger – Paper Mate WriteBros Mechanical Pencils, 10 ct., 99¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -.55/1 Paper Mate mechanical pencils, SS 7/26
    (makes it 44¢)
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Crayola Colored Pencils, 24 pk., $3
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Paper Mate Sharpwriter Pencils, 12 pk., $2
  • Office Depot & Office Max – BicMatic Grip Mechanical Pencils, 6 pk., 50¢, limit 3
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (makes it FREE)
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Ticonderoga #2 Pencils Soft Lead presharpened, 18 pk., $3
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Rite Aid – 200 PP wyb $8 worth Bic or Papermate  Pencils, B1G1, limit 2
    Bic Round Stic Pens, 10 ct., $2.59
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (buy (8), use (2) $1/2 off, makes it 79¢ ea.)
  • Rite Aid – White Posterboard, Pencil Cases, Sharpeners or Rulers, 33¢
  • Staples – Paper Mate Mates Mechanical Pencils, 12 pk., $3
  • Staples – Bic Matic Grip Pencils, 6 pk., $2
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (makes it $1.50)
  • Staples – Staples #2 Pre-Sharpened Wood Pencils, 48 pk., $5
  • Staples – Staples Pencil Sharpener, 25¢
    in store only. Limit 5
  • Staples – Ticonderoga #2 Pencils, 24 pk., $3
  • Walgreens – Wexford Mechanical Pencils, 30 pack, $1.99
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Walgreens – Paper Mate Mechanical Pencils, 5 pack, 29¢
    Manufacturer Coupon -.55/1 Paper Mate mechanical pencils, SS 7/26
    (buy (2), use .55/1, makes it 2¢ ea.)
  • Walgreens – Ticonderoga No. 2 Pencils, 10 pack, 99¢
  • Walgreens – Wexford Pencil Sharpener or Scissors, 39¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4

Crayons

  • CVS – Caliber Crayons, 27 ct., $1.99
    -$1.50 off Caliber Crayons (store coupon), printing at CVS Coupon Center (Friday/Saturday only)
    (makes it 49¢)
  • Kroger – Crayola Crayons, 24 ct., 59¢
    (good through 9/21)
  • Rite Aid – Playskool Crayons or School Glue, 24 ct. or 4 oz, 33¢
  • Staples – Crayola Washable Crayons, 24 pk., $2

Markers & Colored Pencils

  • Dollar General – Crayola Mini Twistables 10 ct., Pip Squeaks Markers 8 ct. Super Tip Markers , 10 ct. , $1.50
  • This is a great deal. Stock up! Rite Aid – 200 PP wyb $8 worth Bic or Papermate Markers, B1G1, limit 2
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (buy (8), use (2) $1/2 off, makes it 79¢ ea.)
  • Kroger – The Board Dudes Dry Erase Markers, 10 ct., $3.99
  • Kroger – Crayola Ultra-Clean Washable Markers, 10 ct., $1.99
  • Kroger – Crayola Washable Markers, 10 ct., $1.99
    (good through 9/14)
  • Staples – Crayola Markers, 10 pk., 97¢
    Limit 30 in store only.
  • Staples – Crayola Markers, 10 pk., $3
  • Staples – Sharpie Permanent Markers, 12 pk., $7
    Manufacturer Coupon -.75/1 Sharpie permanent marker item, 3 ct. +, SS 7/26
    (makes it $6.25)
  • Staples – Post-it Page Markers, $3
  • Staples – Mr. Sketch Markers, 12 pk., $6
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Mr. Sketch scented markers, 2 ct. +, SS 7/26
    (makes it $5)
  • Walgreens – Select Raid Spray or Bug Barrier Marker, 11-17.5 oz or 3.75 oz, $4.79
    -.75/1 Raid product, Ibotta App mobile coupon
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1.50 off Raid product (share) printable
    Store Coupon -$1 off Raid product, August Walgreens booklet
    (use $1.50 off mfr and $1 off store coupon, makes it $2.29)
  • Walgreens – Sharpie or Mr. Sketch Scented Markers, 12 pack, $4.99
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1 off Mr. Sketch scented markers, 2 ct. +, SS 7/26
    Manufacturer Coupon -.75/1 Sharpie marker pack, 3 ct.+ printable
    (use $1 off, makes it $3.99)
  • Walmart – Crayola Classic Markers, 10 ct., 97¢
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Crayola Colored Pencils, 24 pk., $3

Highlighters

  • Office Depot & Office Max – Sharpie Accent Tank Style Highlighters, 4 pk., $2
  • Staples – Bic Brite Liner Highlighters, 5 pk., $3
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Bic stationery items, SS 8/02
    (makes it $2.50)
  • Staples – Accent Tank Highlighters, 5 pk., $3
  • Walgreens – Wexford Wooden Ruler, 2-Pocket Folder or Highlighter, 6 for $1 w/ in-ad coupon, limit 6
  • Walgreens – Sharpie Highlighters, 2 pack, 79¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4

Notebooks & Paper

  • CVS – Caliber Wireless 1-Subject Notebook, $1.69
    -$1 off Caliber Wireless Notebook (store coupon), printing at CVS Coupon Center (Wednesday only)
    (makes it 69¢)
  • Kroger – Top Flight Wireless Notebook, 80 sheets, $1
  • Kroger – Top Flight 5 Subject Notebooks, 200 sheets, $1.99
  • Kroger – Five Star 1 Subject Notebooks, 100 sheets, $1.99
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Five Star products, SS 8/02
    (makes it $1.49 ea.)
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Office Depot Brand Notebook Filler Paper, 1¢, limit 3
    with $5 min. purchase
  • Rite Aid – Mead Spiral Notebook, 70 sheets, 33¢
  • Rite Aid – Mead Spiral Notebook, 70 sheets, 33¢
  • Safeway or Randalls – Top Flight One-Subject Notebook, 75¢ Safeway
  • Safeway or Randalls – Top Flight Filler Paper or Spiral Notebook, 100-150 ct or 1-subject, $1 Randalls
  • Staples – Five Star Flex 5 Subject notebook, $10
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Mead Five Star products printable
    Manufacturer Coupon -$1/2 Five Star products, SS 8/02
    (makes it $9.50 ea.)
  • Staples – Staples 1 Subject Notebook, 25¢
    in store only. Limit 30 per customer.
  • Walgreens – Wexford 1-Subject Notebook or Index Tab Dividers, 70 sheets or 5 pack, 49¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4
  • Kroger – OfficeWorks Multi-Purpose Copy Paper, 500 sheets, $3.49
  • Kroger – Top Flight Filler Paper, 150 sheets, 79¢
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Office Depot Brand Notebook Filler Paper, 1¢, limit 3
    with $5 min. purchase
  • Rite Aid – Copy Paper, B1G1
  • Safeway or Randalls – Top Flight Composition Book or Filler College Paper, $1.25 Safeway
  • Safeway or Randalls – Top Flight Filler Paper or Spiral Notebook, 100-150 ct or 1-subject, $1 Randalls
  • Staples – Paper Mate InkJoy Ballpoint, 8 pk., $2
  • Staples – Staples 8.5″ x 11″ Multipurpose Paper, 5 ream case, $29.99, limit 4
    -$20 Easy Rebate
    =$9.99
  • Staples – Staples 8.5″ x 11″ Multipurpose Paper, 1 ream, $7.79, limit 4
    -$2.80 Instant Savings
    -$4.98 Easy Rebate
    =1
    SUNDAY-MONDAY Only
  • Staples – Staples Filler Paper, graph ruled, $2
  • Staples – Staples Filler Paper, 400 sheets, $3
  • Walgreens – Wexford Filler Paper or Legal Pads, 130 sheets or 2 pack, 79¢
  • Walmart – Crayola Construction Paper, 120 ct., $2.97 (Rollback)

Binders & Folders

  • Rite Aid – Avery Binders, B1G1
  • Staples – Simply 1″ View Binders, 2 pk., $4
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Office Depot Brand 2 Pocket Paper Folders, 1¢, limit 10
    with a $5 min. purchase

Glue

  • Bi-Lo – Krazy Glue Pen, 1 ct. , 75¢
    (ends 5/25/16)
  • Dollar General – B1G1 Elmer’s Glue Stick, 3 pk.
    must purchase 2
  • Office Depot & Office Max – OfficeMax Brand & Schloastic Brand Glue Sticks, 4 pk., 50¢
  • Rite Aid – Playskool Crayons or School Glue, 24 ct. or 4 oz, 33¢
  • Staples – Staples school glue, 25¢
    in store only. Limit 5
  • Staples – Elmer’s Glue Sticks, 30 pk, $10
  • Walgreens – Elmer’s School Glue or Glue Sticks, 4 oz or 2 pack, 99¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4

Backpacks

  • Earth Fare – Sugarbooger Zippee Backpacks, $24.99
  • Office Depot & Office Max – 50% off SwissGear School Backpacks
  • Office Depot & Office Max – 30% off all school backpacks
  • Rite Aid – Assorted Backpacks, 3 Drawer Storage Shelf or Entertainment Center, 50% off
  • Staples – 25% off all backpacks

Rulers & Index Cards

  • Rite Aid – Rulers, 33¢
  • Walgreens – Wexford Wooden Ruler, 6 for $1 w/ in-ad coupon, limit 6
  • Target – up & up Index Cards, 100 ct., 49¢
  • Walgreens – Wexford Carry Case, Protractor or Ruled 4×6 Index Cards, 49¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4

Scissors

  • Kroger – Scotch Kid’s Scissors, $1
  • Office Depot & Office Max – Office Depot Brand Scissors, 50¢, limit 3
  • Staples – Fiskars 7″ Scissors, $4
  • Staples – Westcott 8″ Scissors, 3 pk., $5
  • Walgreens – Wexford Scissors, 39¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4

Erasers

 

  • Office Depot & Office Max – Paper Mate White Pearl Latex Free Erasers, 3 pk., $1
  • Rite Aid -Erasers, 33¢
  • Staples – Staples Erasers, 3 pk., 25¢
    in store only. Limit 5

Pencil Sharpeners

  • CVS – Caliber Multi-Size Pencil Sharpener, $1.99
    -$1.50 off Caliber Sharpener (store coupon), printing at CVS Coupon Center (Thursday only)
    (makes it 49¢)
  • Rite Aid – Sharpeners, 33¢
  • Staples – Staples Pencil Sharpener, 25¢
    in store only. Limit 5
  • Walgreens – Wexford Pencil Sharpener, 39¢ w/ in-ad coupon, limit 4

And More

  • Office Depot & Office Max – Lexar JumpDrive USB Flash Drive, 16 GB, $4.99
  • Staples – Staples 16GB USB Flash Drive, $5.99
    in store only. Limit 5
    • Missy C

      Thanks, Jenny!

    • Kishia Fletcher

      Anyone know if ink for printers is on sale anywhere? Thanks beforehand for replies. I greatly appreciate it.