How much does stationery cost?
Here's what the average cost of stationery is in South Africa.
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It's the beginning of a new year and the biggest headache of a parent (who has a school going child) is that dreaded stationery list.

Parents tend to dole outs thousands on stationery for the year and depending on what is included on your child's list (some schools require a tablet and ebooks) and also where they need to get them from.

If you are shopping around here's what the average price of the most common things you'll find on your kid's stationery list:

Glue stick
40g: R14 - R42.99

Ruler
R5.95 – R25

HB Pencils
R9.94 – R14.95

Ballpoint pens
R11.99 – R23

Pencil Crayons
R30 – R65.98

Crayons
R11.99 - R65.98

Hardcovers:

A4

96 – R6.99

192 – R11.99

288 – R13.95

A5

96 pg – R6.99

128 pg – R8.99

192 pg – R7.99

Pair of scissors
R10.95

Exercise books:

A5 72 pg – R2

A4 72 pg – R3.20

Scientific Calculator
R159.00

Highlighters
R6 - R13

Exam pad A4 100 pg
R7.95 - (3 pack) R24

Flip File 20 pg
R11.95; R14.95

Maths Set
R29.95

How much did you pay for your children's stationery this year?

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