The best summer activities for kids and trips to NYC beaches may be wrapping up for the season, but don't get bummed—your kids' back to school experience is about to be the best! There's nothing like the smell of composition notebooks and a brand new no. 2 pencil. Get ready for the first day back (the NYC school sessions begins on September 9, 2015) with the best after-school programs, free school supplies, cool school gear and more! Also, don't forget to browse our list of cheap playdate ideas for things to do with new friends from homeroom.
Kids' back to school guide
The best school backpacks for kids and tweens
The best back-to-school supplies for kids
Back-to-school tips for families
Your favorite bloggers offer their very best back-to-school tips.
The best school uniform stores in NYC
The best school supply stores in NYC
Back-to-school photo contest
Submit your cutest photo for a chance to win tickets to Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic!