Back-to-school shopping is fun for the kids, but as we all know, it’s not easy on your wallet.
According to Time
, approximately 80 million children will return to school this August and September, and parents will spend an average of $688.62 on school supplies for their children, according to the National Retail Federation's
annual back-to-school spending survey. While some school districts require minimal spending on materials, other private schools or schools in wealthy suburbs require a long list of expensive supplies. If you're looking to get great school supplies at the best price, find all you need here.
Read on to discover some outrageously priced school supplies. Alligator backpack, anyone?