Where To Buy Supplies For Back To School

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Where To Buy Supplies For Back To School

The back-to-school season is coming up and can be pretty stressful but also exciting! This is when you have to stock up all the necessary supplies needed for back to school. This is the time to pick up everything your child needs from stationery, books, updated wardrobe, and more. Therefore, we created this guide on where to buy supplies for this back-to-school season.

Target - Big Box Store in Jersey City

Target is a great place to shop both in-person and online, with so many options with great price points. They have a ton of options from stationery, clothing, electronics, lunch supplies, and teacher supplies. With most orders, you can get two-day shipping or opt for in-store pickup.


Multiple Locations Near Jersey City 

If you are looking for some affordable school supplies, Walmart is a great option. You will find everything from books, crayons, water paints, folders, backpacks, and more. You can shop in-store, order online, or pick up in-store too.

613 Washington Blvd, Jersey City

Staples, 701 NJ-440 Space 16, Jersey City, NJ 07304, USA

Staples is the one-stop-shop for your primary school supplies. Staples sells school and office accessories all year long. Whether you’re shopping in person or online, you will find a vast inventory for all ages. Everything from notebooks, crayons, markers, highlighters, backpacks, tablets, and more. They currently have a 20% of on Crayola. You can also earn 20%* back for local teachers every time you shop with Classroom Rewards – for a limited time.

Best Buy

125 18th St, Jersey City

When it comes to finding the best tech for school, Best Buy is the best spot to check out. Nowadays, schoolwork often calls for laptops, tablets, and other tech items. You will find the best tech options created for students and student deals with significant discounts on certain tech items. You can shop online or visit the store directly. They also have a pickup option.

Five Below

125 18th St, Jersey City

Five Below is another creation budget-friendly option for back-to-school supplies. Stock up on everything back to school from five below from notebooks, folders, pens, and pencils. You can also find backpacks, clothes and more! Everything is $5 or less, so you can stock up on many items for back to school.


Amazon has been your go-to for so many items, and that includes back-to-school supplies. It has a designated section of school supplies so that you won’t be disappointed. They have everything from books, notebooks, pencils, crayons, tablets, other tech items, and lots more.

3000 John F. Kennedy Blvd Ste 101, Jersey City

We love budget-friendly options for back-to-school supplies, and Dollar Tree is a great option. At your local Dollar Tree, every item is $1 (or less) each! So you can go ahead and stock up notebooks, pens, pencils, crayons, folders, markers, highlighters, and more.


40 Mall Dr. E, Jersey City

Kohls’s is a great option to get all your back-to-school supplies, especially clothes, shoes, and backpacks. . They have a wide variety of back to school items to choose from, with many different options and designs available, including school uniforms, bags, and school lunch boxes, so you can be sure you’ll find the correct item needed for their day at school. You can in-store, shop online, or pick up.

WORD Bookstore

123 Newark Ave, Jersey City

WORD Jersey City | Poets & Writers

Located right in downtown Jersey City, WORD is a great option if looking for kids’ educational books. This small independent bookstore is full of unique gift items and community-forward reads for all ages, but their kid’s collection is fantastic! You can order for pick up or delivery as well as browse the store.

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