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Back to School Checklist For Parents

Summer is nearing an end, and it’s time to get your kids ready for the new term. With our savvy Back to School checklist, you can ensure you have all the school essentials your child will need for the new academic year. Primary or Secondary, we’ve got it covered. We’ll have you stocked up for September seamlessly. Don’t forget to check the school website for any other basics your child may need.

Don’t forget to drop down to Office Outlet, for all your Stationery essentials. We have all the must haves you’ll need to fill up your kids’ pencil cases. Our helpful staff are standing by, ready to offer a quick and stress-free shopping experience, to help provide your little ones with the tools they need for success. Whether its pens and notebooks, or scientific calculators and geometry sets you’re looking for, you’ll be sure to find just what you need from our wide range of quality products:

Primary Back To School Supplies & Essentials Checklist:

Uniform:

  • Remember to account for your child’s growth!
  • Polo Shirts x 5
  • Trousers/Shorts/Skirt/ Summer Dress x 3
  • School Jumper/Cardigan x 2
  • Shoes
  • Socks
  • Waterproof Coat

P.E Kit:

  • Opt for affordable items, as kits often get lost!
  • 2 x T shirts
  • 2 x Jogging Bottoms/Shorts
  • 2 x Sweatshirt
  • Trainers/Plimsolls
  • Socks
  • P.E Bag

Stationery:

  • Although most of this is provided within the classroom, it will be required for homework.
  • Pens
  • Pencils
  • Eraser
  • Sharpener
  • Ruler
  • Colouring Pencils/ Crayons
  • Pencil Case

Other Essentials:

  • Book Bag
  • Lunch Box
  • Water Bottle
  • Snack Box

Don’t forget to label the above with a Name Label/ Fabric Pen.

Secondary Back To School Supplies & Essentials Checklist:

Stationery:

  • Pens- Black and Blue, Green and Red
  • Pencils
  • Eraser
  • Sharpener
  • 30cm Ruler
  • Colouring Pencils
  • Pencil Case
  • Highlighters
  • Scissors
  • Ink Correction/Erasing Fluid
  • Permanent Markers
  • Gel Pens
  • Glue Stick
  • Geometry Set
  • Scientific Calculator
  • Stapler
  • Holepunch
  • Notepad
  • Plastic Files
  • Ring binder
  • Plastic Pockets and Dividers
  • Yearly Planner
  • Index Cards
  • Book Covers
  • USB Stick

Stationery:

  • Remember to account for your child’s growth!
  • Full and Half Sleeve Shirts x 5
  • Blazer with School Logo
  • School Jumper/ Cardigan x 2
  • Trousers/Skirt x 2
  • Tie x 2
  • Shoes
  • Socks/Tights
  • Waterproof Coat

P.E Kit:

  • Check with the school, in case school badged kits are required.
    Opt for affordable items, as kits often get lost!
  • 2 x T shirts
  • 2 x Jogging Bottoms/Shorts/Leggings
  • 2 x Sweatshirt/ Hoody
  • Trainers/ Plimsolls
  • Socks
  • Swimwear/Swimming Cap/Goggles/Nose Peg/Towel
  • Football Boots/ Football Socks/ Shin Pads/ Gum shield
  • P.E Bag
  • Baby Wipes/ Deodorant

Other Essentials:

  • Sturdy School Bag
  • Lunch Box
  • Water Bottle
  • Snack Box
  • Purse

Don’t forget to label the above with a Name Label/ Fabric Pen.