The ULTIMATE backpack guide for every age!

How is it that summer is already coming to an end?! It's so bittersweet, but it's already that time for back to school shopping! So, let's start with the one thing that alllll kiddos need for school: a backpack.

Backpacks get thrashed and filthy so quick, so a good backpack refresh is always perfect when school is starting again! Here are some quality, really cute backpacks for AMAZING prices and for all ages, from preschool to college.

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They don’t keep warehouses full of items and instead have items shipped once you purchase them – making shipping a little bit longer, but the price a LOT lower. We're so excited to show you all the kids backpacks we’ve rounded up for BACK TO SCHOOL (or whatever you like to use them for)!


Backpacks for every grade!

Pre-K + Kindergarten:

Boy: This blue rocket + space backpack is so fun and cute, without being cheesy! It has two zip compartments and a bottle pocket. Plus, it's super easy to spot clean! This adorable option is only $29.99!

Girl: We've got biiiiig heart eyes for this super cute Honey Dew Floral backpack!! Seriously, this pattern is darling. And it's the perfect little size for your pre-k/kindergarten girl. ONLY $14.99, too!!

1-3 Grade:

Boy: Sharks, sharks, and sharks! What more could a 1st, 2nd, or 3rd grader boy love more? This is such a fun backpack and only $26.99. Love this option!!

Girl: This butterfly, polkadot, floral pattern is so cute and girly and is perfect for this age group! It's great quality, and has the perfect amount of zippers and compartments to fit water bottles, pencils, etc. You can get this for only $26.99!

4-6 Grade:

Boy: Okay, how cool is this shark backpack for the older boys?! It's super cool with its “Vans” plaid look, and I can bet that almost any 4th-6th grader boy would think this is pretty sweet! Only $22.99, regularly $58!!

Girl: This is such a cute light blue and orange color combo! And the flowers + butterflies are so darling. It gives off “girly,” but a bit more mature. Perfect for the 11 going on 31 girls! SO cute.

Middle School:

Boy: This is the perfect backpack for your middle schooler boy! Love how clean and simple it is and it'll definitely hold its shape and quality for a few years at least. Machine washable and adjustable straps, too! Only $16.99!!

Girl: This option is next level with this fun, geometric pattern. Extra comfortable to wear and adjustable straps – perfect for your middle schooler to carry around all of her books in. Also, how cute?! $16.99!

High School:

Boy: This black and white backpack is super on trend and has plenty of space for the essentials, which is all a high school boy wants to be carrying around anyway! Regularly $40, only $22.99 right now.

Girl: Complete your high school commute with this fun, wild look! This is such a darling leopard pattern and the tassel zippers complete the look. This is a fully lined bag, and it's sure to last a long time. $24.99!


Boy: This backpack will be a bag that'll come in great use for many years following college!! Seriously such a great bag for your college student spending hours and hours a day on campus. So many compartments, and a laptop sleeve. The perfect black backpack! Normally $40, only $22.99 right now!

Girl: This darling silver backpack fits all of your college girl's essentials! She can carry her laptop and all of her other essentials in this. And it's only $22.99 right now!!

Back to school READY with the cutest backpacks!

Back to school is approaching quicker than you think! Shop all of the best backpacks plus more on Zulily, all for INCREDIBLE prices!

Corrine Stokoe

Corrine Stokoe is a blogger, podcaster and content creator behind the brand Mint Arrow. She and her husband Neil live in South Orange County with their 5 kids, she runs her blog and business with 7 team members, where they find the best daily deals and share favorite finds in fashion and beauty. They also run a podcast called Mint Arrow Messages. Mint Arrow has been featured in Forbes, Women's Wear Daily, Business Insider, The Wall Street Journal, AdWeek and Allure. Corrine is passionate about sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ as often as she can and teaching others to use social media for good.

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