Your Guide to Back-to-School Shopping


Hopefully you and your family are soaking up your last days of summertime before school days roll around. While you are making every moment count, make sure to find time to stock-up your back-to-school wardrobes. At Working Person’s Store, we have your basics covered with backpacks, hoodies, socks, winter wear and more. You’ll also find select styles of jeans and uniforms to keep your kids covered this fall.  

A quality backpack will help your child tote their homework, pencils–if they still use those–and all their other necessities, in style. We carry dozens of options from Jansport to Filsons, Carhartt, OGIO and more. Find the pack that will have your kid’s back this year and for many more to come. View our full selection of backpacks.

The classic JanSport Unisex T71A 008 Black Austin Backpack is comfortable, lightweight and durable. Its polyester design makes it easy to carry so your kid won’t be bogged down with bulky material. It also features padded back panels for comfort and back support. It features one large main component, an internal sleeve to fit a 15-inch laptop and three front-zippered pockets for smaller items.

Hooded Sweatshirts
Before you know it, the early fall mornings will bring a chill in the air and a school bus to your corner. Make sure your kids are prepared for the changing weather with trusty hooded sweatshirts they can layer with any outfit. View our full selection of sweatshirts for kids.

Carhartt Kid’s Boys’ CP8509 D15 Brown Logo Fleece Zip Sweatshirt is 80% cotton and 20% polyester fleece. It features rib trim to seal in body heat and keep out the cold. The Carhartt logo across the chest is embroidered into the fabric to give it extra longevity no matter how many washes. An attached hood, heavy duty zipper and front pockets make this the perfect piece for your child’s everyday favorite.

When the school year and its activities start in full swing, you’ll be glad you stocked up on the necessities–like socks–ahead of time. Make sure your kids are styled from the feet up with plenty of socks to help them through gym class, winter weather, casual days and everything in between. We offer hiking, athletic, crew socks and more. View our full selection of kids socks

Our Fox River Merino Wool Hiking Socks 2012 07015 are designed for comfort and durability. These medium-weight Crew Socks are made with Merino wool, stretch nylon and Lycra spandex which makes them super-soft and itch-free so your kids will have quality comfort on their feet. The arch panels help support circulation and keep them from sliding down the ankles. The extra-reinforced heels, toes and soles provide durability so your kids can grab them from their sock drawers again and again.

Classic leather lace-ups, rubber puddle-jumpers, cowboy and more–our selection of kids boots offer a closed-toe shoe for every occasion.View our full selection of boots for kids.

Our Bogs Kids’ 71999 974 Real Tree Classic Camo Insulated Waterproof Boots are designed to keep little feet dry and warm with 100% waterproof protection. Constructed with Neo-Tech insulation, these boots provide excellent warmth and comfort so their toes will have superior protection.They’re lined with Bogs Max-Wick technology that wicks away perspiration. This insulated footwear is made with durable rubber with four-way stretch inner booties to give your child a comfortable, secure fit.

Winter Coats
A warm, reliable winter coat is a school year must have. We offer stylish, classic options for kids who know how to play hard–from Berne, Carhartt and Polar King. View our full selection of kids coats.

Our Berne Kids Pink BHJ52 RNY Cotton Duck Lined Hooded Jacket is warm, wear-resistant and soft. The outer layer is a heavy-duty 100% cotton duck material that’s tough and flexible. This heavyweight champion offers warming insulation that’s quilted to brushed tricot material. Smooth, satin-like polyester taffeta lines the sleeves for a smooth, comfortable feel. The brass front zipper seals out the cold and the three-piece hood blocks cold air. The cuffs and waistband are knit for fray-resistance, creating a snug fit to block the cold. Triple-stitching and bartacks add extra elements of durability. On snow days, your child will be the warmest on the block with the coordinating Berne Raisinberry BB21 RNY Washed Cotton Duck Insulated Overalls that offer heavyweight, quilted insulation.

Base Layers
When the days are short and the temp drops low, your kiddos need extra layers of cozy protection. Our Coldpruf 60S BLU Youth Blue Basic Cotton Blend Long Sleeve Thermal Shirt and Pants Set are made with two-layer engineering. This design traps air between the layers, creating a natural insulating pocket of warmth. Both layers are made with a cotton/polyester blend which make the fabric soft and breathable. The design is tagless and finished with a comfort waistband. Rib cuffs complete the construction of to keep the edges fray-resistant and durable.

Find your back-to-school style basics at Working Person’s Store. All customers can add a personalized touch with our custom embroidery option when you order six or more items.