Back to School: Last-minute essentials before the students head back

Back to School: Last-minute essentials before the students head back

(WVUE) - Nearly all local kids are enjoying their last few days of summer break.

But their parents are looking for those last-minute back-to-school essentials.

  • For many kids across the area, the school year means uniforms. Polo shirts, khaki pants, and slacks are common.
  • While some schools require see-through backpacks, for those that don't, it's a chance to throw in some personality. Backpack trends include bold patterns and leather accents.
  • As education involves more technology, what might other high-tech accessories might students use? Tablet cases and chargers.
  • For the classroom, how can you incorporate some fun into everyday supplies? Special notebooks and planners.
  • Parents can't forget about dorms! College kids will also start heading back to school in the coming weeks. Trendy lamps and other pieces of small pieces of home décor.

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