Welcome back for week six of The Krazy Coupon Lady’s back-to-school deals! This year, in addition to the back-to-school deals we share (and in lieu of back-to-school videos), we’re publishing this weekly post—a best-of B2S shopping list! Keep following this guide every week, and you’ll have more than enough school and office supplies to last the rest of the year! These prices are valid 8/11 – 8/17.

Click these links to view the full match ups of the Drugstores, Supercenters and Office Supply stores.

Staples

Home Select Pocket Tissues $0.01

With Minimum $5.00 Purchase, Limit 6
This deal is back from last year! We suggest you purchase the Pilot pens, photo paper or copy paper to reach the $5.00 minimum.

 

Staples 1-Subject Notebook, 70 sheets $0.01

With Minimum $5.00 Purchase, Limit 6
In 2012, we saw spiral notebooks for free or a penny twice and once so far this year, so you’ll want to stock up now!

 

Pilot Bottle2Pen Retractable Ballpoint Pens, 5 ct $5.29
Buy 1, Submit for $5.29 Easy Rebate, Limit 1
Pay $5.29, Submit for $5.29 Easy Rebate
Final Price: Free
You can never have enough pens! Staples Easy Rebates are payable via mailed check or PayPal deposit. Just input your receipt information online to submit the rebate–it’s that simple!

 

Staples Translucent Pencil Box $0.50

Limit 2
This is the lowest price we’ve seen on plastic pencil boxes in the last two years!

 

Avery Insertable Dividers, 5 tab $0.25

Limit 2
Last year we saw these once at Staples for a penny each with a minimum $5.00 purchase and once at Walgreens for $0.39. We’ve seen this same deal once this year.

 

Staples Photo Plus 4″ x 6″ Gloss Paper, 60 sheet $9.99
Buy 1, Submit for $6.99 Easy Rebate, Limit 4
Use $3.00/1 In-Ad or Printable Coupon, Limit one per customer
Pay $6.99, Submit for $6.99 Easy Rebate
Final Price: Free
This is the second week in a row we’re able to score free photo paper after a rebate!

 

Bic Brite Liner Grip Highlighters, 5 ct $1.00
Limit 2
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: Free
Remember, Staples will take manufacturer coupons in store, just not online. The cashier will need to put the coupons in at the very end of the transaction for them to go through.

 

Hammermill Copy Plus Copy Paper Ream $6.99
Buy 1, Submit for $5.99 Easy Rebate, Limit 2
Use $1.00/1 In-Ad or Printable Coupon, Limit one per customer
Pay $5.99, Submit for $5.99 Easy Rebate
Final Price: Free
It’s awesome to see the free paper deal back this week! Staples Easy Rebates are payable via mailed check or PayPal deposit a month or so after you submit your receipt information online.

 

Staples Stand Up Stapler $3.00
We only saw this price one time last year, so stock up while you can! Our stock-up price for compact, stand-up staplers is $3.00, while a desk stapler is a stock-up at $5.00.

 

Staples Pastel 8.5″ x 11″ Colored Paper, 500 sheets $8.99
Buy 1, Submit for $5.99 Easy Rebate, Limit 4
Use $3.00/1 In-Ad or Printable Coupon, Limit one coupon per customer
Pay $5.99, Submit for $5.99 Easy Rebate
Final Price: Free
This is an awesome deal on paper that otherwise would be almost twice the price as white multiuse paper! The lowest price we’ve seen last year and this year was $3.00 for 400 sheets.

Office Depot

Office Depot 2-Pocket Folders $0.01

Limit 10
This awesome deal from last year doesn’t require a minimum purchase this week! In 2012, we saw these for a penny or free 3 times, and we’ve seen it twice this year so far.

 

Wilson Jones Poly Binder, 1 inch $0.50

Limit 3
This is another great Office Depot deal from last year! This is tied for the lowest price we’ve seen so far this season. Last year, we had poly binders for a quarter twice at OfficeMax.

 

Scotch Adhesive Putty, 2 oz $1.00

This is also tied for the lowest price we’ve seen this year. OfficeMax sells this same product for $2.49, and Walmart sells a 5-pack for $10.00, or $2.00 per 2 oz package.

 

OfficeMax

Plastic Protractor, 6 inch $0.05

Limit 3
This is the first low price on protractors we’ve seen this season! Last year, we saw these once for $0.10 at Office Depot and twice for $0.05 at OfficeMax.

 

OfficeMax Ball-Bearing Compass $0.05

Limit 3
A compass is a stock up price at $0.15 or less, so buy now if they’re on your list! Last year, OfficeMax had this same deal twice.

 

Schoolio Broad Line Markers, 10 ct $0.50

Limit 3
Crayola markers are a good price at $1.00 or less and generic or store brands should be under $0.75.

 

Bic Cristal Ballpoint Pens, 10 ct $0.50
Limit 3
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: Free

 

Paper Mate Write Bros 0.7 or 0.9 mm Mechanical Pencils, 10 ct $0.50

Limit 5
Our stock-up price is $0.05 or less per mechanical pencil and $0.03 or less for a wood pencil, so this is a good price, especially if your area didn’t receive the hot $1.00/1 Bic coupon.

 

Schoolio 3×5 Index Cards, 100 ct $0.01

After Minimum $5.00 Purchase, Excludes Max Value Items, Limit 5
Stock up now if these are on your list! The Max Value items this week are all the OfficeMax deals listed above, so to reach your minimum, we suggest any of the awesome MaxPerk penny deals below!

 

OfficeMax Filler Paper, 100 sheets $0.01

After Minimum $5.00 Purchase, Excludes Max Value Items, Limit 5
This is only the second time this year we’ve seen this low of a price on filler paper. In 2012, we saw filler paper at a quarter once and free or a penny twice.

 

OfficeMax Durable View Binder with Round Ring, 2 inch $9.99
$0.01 After MaxPerks Bonus Rewards, Limit 2
Pay $9.99, Receive $9.98 MaxPerks Bonus Rewards
Final Price: $0.01
If you’re in the market for a bigger binder than a one inch, this is a great time to cash in!
MaxPerk Bonus Rewards are similar to drugstore rewards: you pay the base price out of pocket, then receive store credit to use on a future purchase. MaxPerks are issued monthly or quarterly, depending on the account type you sign up for.

 

Duracell CopperTop AA or AAA Batteries, 20 ct $16.99
$0.01 After MaxPerks Bonus Rewards, Limit 2
Pay $16.99, Receive $16.98 MaxPerks Bonus Rewards
Final Price: $0.01

 

Post-It 3×3 Canary Pop-Up Super Sticky Notes, 10 pad, 90 sheet pads $16.79
$0.01 After MaxPerks Bonus Rewards, Limit 2
Pay $16.79, Receive $16.78 MaxPerks Bonus Rewards
Final Price: $0.01
Post-It notes can get expensive, so stock up now if you’re big on sticky memo notes!

 

OfficeMax 5-Subject Poly Cover Notebook, 200 sheets $6.00, regular price
$0.01 After MaxPerks Bonus Rewards, Limit 2
Pay $6.00, Receive $5.99 MaxPerks Bonus Rewards
Final Price: $0.01
This week, select OfficeMax 1-, 3- and 5-Subject Poly Notebooks are a penny after MaxPerk Bonus Rewards! We look for 3-subject notebooks to be under $1.35 and 5-subject ones to be less than $2.00 during back-to-school season.

 

Avery 5-Tab Ready Index Reference Dividers $2.99
$0.01 After MaxPerks Bonus Rewards, Limit 2
Pay $2.99, Receive $2.98 MaxPerks Bonus Rewards
Final Price: $0.01

 

OfficeMax Compact Stand-Up Stapler $3.00
We only saw this price one time last year, so stock up while you can! Our stock-up price for compact, stand-up staplers is $3.00, while a desk stapler is a stock-up at $5.00.

 

Rite Aid

Bic Wite-Out Plus $0.99
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: Free
We hope you scored several $1.00/1 Bic coupons to stock up on free and cheap school supplies this school season!

 

Poly Portfolios $0.29
This is the second lowest price we’ve seen on these poly folders this year or last year. For the paper version, we stock up at $0.10 or less and poly folders under $0.30 each. Compare to $0.50 at Walmart.

 

Acme Kid Scissors $0.29
This is the second lowest price we’ve seen this year and cheaper than last year’s best price by $0.20! Kid scissors are a stock-up price at $0.50 and under, and for adult sizes ranging from 8-9 inches, $1.00 is our stock-up price.

 

Sheet Protectors, 10 ct $0.29
This is a super deal on sheet protectors, especially name brand!

 

Playskool Crayons, 24 ct $0.29
Twenty-four count crayons are a stock-up price at under $0.35. We did see Crayola 24 ct on sale a few times at Toys R Us, so if you’re brand loyal, you may want to keep an eye out for another Toys R Us sale.

 

Target

Hardcover binders are a stock-up price at under $1.00, and this is the cheapest price we’ve seen this year on a standard!

 

Mead Five Star 4-pocket Folders $0.50
Use $1.00/2 – Mead Five Star Products, including Student Planning – (smartsource.com)
Or $1.00/2 – Mead Five Star School Supplies, limit 1 coupon or offer per guest, Target Coupon – (target.com)
Or $1.00/2 Mead Five Star Products from SS 8/4 (exp 9/30)
Final Price: Free, when you buy 2
Two free 4-pocket folders with just one of the above coupons!

 

 

Walmart

Bic Wite-Out Quick Dry Correction Fluid, 0.7 oz $0.97
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: $0.03 Moneymaker

 

Bic Cristal Pens, 10 ct $0.97
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: $0.03 Moneymaker

 

Walmart Yellow Self-Stick 3×3 Notes, 4 pads, 100 sheets per pad $1.94
For sticky notes, we look for $0.55 or under per pad for generic or store brands (with 90-100 sheets) and $0.75 for the Post-It brand pads of 90 sheets, or $0.35 per 45 sheet pad. With this deal, each 100 sheet pad is $0.49.

 

 

CVS

 

Buy 2 Cristal Bold Pens, 10 ct $2.19, regular price
Buy One Get One Free
Use two $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: $0.10 each, when you buy 2

 

Kmart

Shatterproof Plastic Rulers $0.10

Member Price, After $5.00 Purchase, Limit 3
This is the first stock-up price we’ve seen on rulers this year, so this is a good price if you’re at Kmart. Last year, we saw these for a dime once, a nickel twice, and for a penny once.

 

Bic Round Stic Pens, 10 ct $0.75
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: Free
If you don’t have a Kmart close by, Bic pens are also free this week at CVS, OfficeMax and Walmart!

 

Bic Cristal Pens, 10 ct $1.00
Use $1.00/1 Bic Stationery Product, Limit 4 like coupons per household per day from SS 8/4 (exp 9/15)
Final Price: Free