Tag: back to school supplies

Families will spend up to $1,355 per child on back to school, Backpack Index shows. See related news here

| August 7, 2018
Families will spend up to $1,355 per child on back to school, Backpack Index shows. See related news here

Back-to-school supply lists can be long — folders, glue sticks, pencils, notebooks. Not to mention new school uniforms and items needed for baseball practice, cheerleading or glee club. Shopping carts brim with goods this time of year, and they often come with a hefty price tag.

Although families across the nation can still expect to pay several hundred dollars per student for school supplies and activities this year, there’s some good news.

According to the 2018 Backpack Index, a study that tracks classroom supply and fee costs, the cost of outfitting a child for back to school fell slightly this year.

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APS launches #Supply My Class: Teachers can receive $500 for classroom supplies. See related news here

| July 22, 2018
APS launches #Supply My Class: Teachers can receive $500 for classroom supplies. See related news here

APS has launched “Supply My Class — #supplymyclass,” where it will award $500 for school supplies to 1,000 K-8 public school teachers in our service territory.

It’s easy for teachers to enter. They simply visit supplymyclass.com and enter their name and contact information, school, grade level, and school address. We will randomly draw winners every week through Aug. 31 and send $500 award cards to them at their schools.

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APS launches #Supply My Class: Teachers can receive $500 for classroom supplies. See related news here

| July 18, 2018
APS launches #Supply My Class: Teachers can receive $500 for classroom supplies. See related news here

APS has launched “Supply My Class — #supplymyclass,” where it will award $500 for school supplies to 1,000 K-8 public school teachers in our service territory.

It’s easy for teachers to enter. They simply visit supplymyclass.com and enter their name and contact information, school, grade level, and school address. We will randomly draw winners every week through Aug. 31 and send $500 award cards to them at their schools.

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Health and Wellness Fair

| June 9, 2017
Health and Wellness Fair

A bridge to a healthier life! Page Back to School Health and Community Resources Fair! Some services include: Back to school supplies, diabetes screening, and immunizations.

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