back-to-school

Pa. back-to-school spending at all-time high amid inflation, supply chain concerns

BY: - August 15, 2022

The state's back-to-school shoppers are expected to spend $814 per child for clothing and supplies.

Wolf admin. encourages parents, guardians to update immunizations for children ahead of school year

BY: - August 8, 2022

A COVID-19 vaccine is not required for children to attend school, but state officials said Monday that the Wolf administration encourages the vaccine for children five years of age and older. 

Here’s how much you’re spending to send your kids back to school | The Numbers Racket

BY: - August 30, 2021

It’s that time of year again. Students are heading back to school and back to campus as the school year begins again for many of Pennsylvania’s students.  The National Retail Federation, a retail industry trade association, is projecting increased spending among consumers as students make an in-person return to classrooms this fall.  “We enter the […]