Buy 96 Ticonderoga pencils for just $4.97 right now

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Back-to-school season is usually the time of year you get the best deals on school supplies, but if you’re in need of some pencils right now, Walmart has a great deal for you.

You can get this 96-count box of Ticonderoga Yellow Wood-Cased #2 Pencils for $4.97, which is just 5 cents per pencil. At first glance, it may not seem like a great deal, but the pack is regularly $16.79, so you’re actually saving $11.82.

Walmart does not say how long the deal will last, but you can probably expect it won’t be around for long.

If you don’t need that many pencils, these Pen + Gear No. 2 Wood Pencils are actually an even better price, breaking down to just 3.9 cents each. A box of 24 pencils costs $0.94.

Or check out this 36-count box of #2 USA Titanium Yellow pencils for $4.47, which is 12 cents per pencil. You can also get the same pencils in a 24-count box for $2.75 (11 cents per pencil), marked down from $4.42.

If you’d rather shop elsewhere, Amazon has a box of 320 pencils for $24.99, which is 7 cents per pencil.


Aside from deals on wooden pencils, Walmart has dozens of office and school supplies for $1 or less, including notepads, glue, folders, mechanical pencils and more.

Cra-Z-Art Washable Glue Sticks, Disappearing Purple, 2 Count

This two-pack of Cra-Z-Art washable glue sticks was $0.74, but is now just $0.25. The glue goes on purple, but dries clear and washes from hands and clothing with soap and water.

Pen + Gear Composition Book, Wide Ruled, 100 Pages

Regularly $0.88, this Pen + Gear Composition Book has 100 pages and is now $0.50. It comes in multiple colors, including blue, purple, red and green.

Pen + Gear No. 2 Mechanical Pencils, 5 Count

This 5-count pack of Pen + Gear No. 2 mechanical pencils is $0.97, or around 19 cents per pencil.

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