Back to School Guide

Posted on 05 Aug 2021 Posted in  TopCashback Tips & Updates
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Back to school this year is all a bit up in the air. But getting the kids ready to go back is still a must.

For most parents, this time of year is filled with dread. The cost of school supplies soon add up and the options of stores to shop from are endless. But don’t despair we’ve put together a handy back to school survival guide, so you can start planning stress-free.

Whether you’re organised and start your back to school shopping in July or you’re a last week of the holidays kind of shopper we have something to help everyone!

Where can I get the best offers?

The back to school sales have already begun in some stores for those early bird shoppers. You’ll be able to find great deals on school supplies from the end of July until the end of September, but you’ll have to keep your eyes peeled as not all sales will last that long.

We’ve picked our top 5 offers to get you started:

George at ASDA are the place to go for Uniform. Get Polo tops from £2.50 in a range of colours. Gingham dresses from £4, and kit them out for their outdoor and swimming activities. Their Polo’s and Shirt’s are made to stay white & they also offer a 100 day satisfaction guarantee, so you can be safe in the knowledge that their uniforms will last.

Need stationary? WHSmith's have a 3 for 2 mix & match sale on Back to School. Including file organisers, pens, pencils, calculators and more. You can save 50% on stationary. They also have a host of blogs for getting your kids back into school, check them out.

As well as School Uniform Matalan have a wide range of School Bags - for P.E and to fit all those files in. Backpacks range from £6 to £14! There’s all the young one’s favourite Disney characters too and some stylish offerings for the big kids.

Debenhams have their up to 70% off sale. Shop coats with huge savings! Including brands such as Regatta, Dare2B, Levi’s, Threadboys and many more. These are sure to make a statement when they go back to school.

This has to be the best offer we’ve found on school shoes. Deichmann are doing their Buy 1 Get 1 Half price on all school shoes. That means you can buy multiple pairs for those growing feet, if they’re likely to wear them out or for all your kids without it costing a fortune.

Where else can I get Back to School essentials?

If you’re after something a bit more special, whether it’s their first day of school or they’re going to high school, Etsy has some really nice Back to School items. From personalised P.E kit bags to water bottles to keep them hydrated, or even stylish bobbles for their hair! They will be the talk of the class.

Amazon are back! We have offers on their Kindles too, which will be perfect for all the kids books and reading.

If you prefer something more physical, then check out Waterstones. They have a whole section on learning and educational books from early learning to A level. Including some savings on selected books.

Let us know your Back to School savings

Comment below if you’ve made a great saving on your Back to School essentials!

All offers were correct as of publish date.

jakki6665 September 2019, 09:18 Great tips. Thank you
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Member91017477445 September 2019, 08:37 Great tips , thank you
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regopaula4 September 2019, 21:36 Great thanks
pkeating4 September 2019, 20:54 No, all very good
cebula20014 September 2019, 20:41 Thank you
Sjanney46124 September 2019, 20:38 Great tips
angie2468084 September 2019, 20:31 Great tips, interesting read
Leeky4 September 2019, 20:25 😍 Thank you !!!
BixyVix4 September 2019, 20:12 Got my son a coat from Debenhams in the sale 👍🏼 He loves it xx
mrssalsbury4 September 2019, 20:11 Very interesting
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Gordon_19564 September 2019, 16:57 Yes please
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Marionp14 September 2019, 16:06 Interesting article thanks
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Member12699884103164 September 2019, 15:58 Thank you 👍
lejones4 September 2019, 15:34 Cheers ears
Member1573741567444 September 2019, 15:22 Thanks for this
ce23474 September 2019, 15:11 👍 Tesco and Asda have great uniforms this year. I love the adjustable waists! And that they are made from recycled plastics.
Jaden14 September 2019, 15:09 Useful info thanks
Kelise03 4 September 2019, 15:08 Super tips 👍
Branaghan304 September 2019, 14:53 Thanks awfully
stumpy074 September 2019, 14:53 Nice to hear about sales just as term is beginning! Still time to grab a bargain.
adeltc4 September 2019, 14:49 Thanks :)
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allyb664 September 2019, 14:32 Useful thank you
shelmith4 September 2019, 14:28 Very helpful
Therapeutics4 September 2019, 14:23 Thanks for the help!
Kelly26104 September 2019, 14:19 Some great deals to be made there. I'm off shopping
Adinaz4 September 2019, 14:12 Useful, thanks
Staceyh19844 September 2019, 13:56 Cheers I spent 15 in asda and got 2 skirts 3 polo tops and a pinofore
francisakor4 September 2019, 13:47 Very helpful hints. Thanks
Topcashback20234 September 2019, 13:46 Super advise thanks
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lilianann4 September 2019, 13:40 Thank you
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spaghetti14 September 2019, 13:25 Great help
MelHancock4 September 2019, 13:09 Asda defo for uniform! Great quality & Price!
Kirst11904 September 2019, 13:08 Very helpful
rinamagar4 September 2019, 13:03 I would go Clark's for school shoes to last long run from my child's active walking...
Joannaradford20104 September 2019, 13:03 Asda George is low priced great quality for everything.
Bj524 September 2019, 13:02 Thanks great help
Cupid8322 August 2019, 11:56 Pep&Co have really cheap uniform. Great for younger ones or those who are constantly ruining polo shirts etc
Yvonnew_22 August 2019, 09:24 I would go to the cheaper stores such as Poundland for younger children
Ruth_Px22 August 2019, 09:10 Tesco and Asda are good for lunch boxes. Got some skirts in Tesco and then Next also
harley4922 August 2019, 08:50 Poundland for stationery and packed lunch boxes.
PINKKC22 August 2019, 07:50 Love Asda George there sales are amazing
NicciD22 August 2019, 07:24 Fabulous!
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AndyChambers21 August 2019, 19:30 Wow that is amazing
AngieBaby333321 August 2019, 19:27 Thanks for sharing
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riv21 August 2019, 18:11 Thanks. Helps alot
niblett461821 August 2019, 18:09 Thank you
morgan200121 August 2019, 17:20 Thank you very useful
tclellis21 August 2019, 17:15 Bought school shirt & Trousers from Debenhams. Good value and quality.
stacywatson8821 August 2019, 17:01 Great tips
Jparmee21 August 2019, 16:58 Thanks for sharing
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janemike7721 August 2019, 14:53 Nice to know
Wee_syl21 August 2019, 14:10 Marks and Spencers school sale is the best
shaunjackson4921 August 2019, 14:04 Thank you
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The_GrayMan13 August 2019, 12:49 Excellent Tips! Thank you x
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