Ed News Back-to-School Trends: The Annual Scramble to Prepare for the New School Year by TeachersConnect September 10, 2016, 12:26 pm 56 Views Just how much does it cost to send a student to school? In 2016, consumers are expected to spend around $75.8 billion on supplies. After holiday season spending, back-to-school and college spending is. From Visually. See more Previous article Are your kids up for the Robotics challenge? Next article Timeout (App of the day) Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Sign me up for the newsletter!