Getting Back to School in Style

School Outfits That Will Make Your Kids Actually Want To Go Back

Summer is winding down and it’s time to think about sending your kids back to school. What are the latest fall trends in school for every age group? Elementary school models Ava and Lily Neyens show off their sweet style, while middle-schoolers Carley Bieser and Carter Bremer put their best foot forward. Kennedy Flanner and Maverick Patterson demonstrate the hottest trends for high schoolers. Simply add the perfect backpack or lunchbox and they will be good to go!

Back-to-school shopping makes up a significant portion of summer and fall sales
In 2018, families spent $82.8 billion on back-to-school shopping, according to the National Retail Federation. This year the buying season has started earlier than in the past, with many families planning their shopping around sales events like Amazon Prime Day and Labor Day sales. Families with children in elementary through high school spent an average of $684.79 each in 2018.


GB Girls red and white striped embroidered dress.
Dillard’s $39
Copper Key blue and white striped skort.
Dillard’s $29
GB Girls white sleeveless shirt with poms.
Dillard’s $29

Takara girls floral romper.
Dillard’s $32
Takara girls blue and white striped romper.
Dillard’s $34
Stride Rite savannah pink sandals.
Dillard’s $52
Steve Madden Jwaive sandals in rose gold.
Dillard’s $39.99

Slate blue cotton t-shirt.
American Eagle $17.95
Flex peach jogger shorts.
American Eagle $39.95
Adidas Continental 80 tennis shoes.
PacSun $80

Denim overalls.
H&M $39.99
Be kind white t-shirt.
H&M $12.99
Classic slip-on shoes.
Journey’s $49.99

Vans Off The Wall checkered backpack.
PacSun $36
Isabelle taupe leather backpack.
Glik $42
Vera Bradley rose quartz quilted backpack.
Dillard’s $145
Vera Bradley navy floral backpack.
Dillard’s $116
Vera Bradley floral lunchbox.
Dillard’s $40

Sugar Lips rainbow striped romper.
Dillard’s $79
Free People ivory lace bralette.
Dillard’s $20
Steve Madden Bandi Blush wedges with cork sole.
Dillard’s $79.99

USA heather gray t-shirt.
American Eagle $19.95
Flex slim khaki shorts.
American Eagle $44.95
Adidas Continental 80 tennis shoes.
PacSun $80


Vans Off The Wall aqua t-shirt.
PacSun $28
Flex slim navy shorts.
American Eagle $44.95
Vans classic checkboard slip-on shoes.
PacSun $50

Hyfve navy plaid paperbag shorts.
Glik’s $29
White active tee.
Glik’s $8
Arizona Birkenstock shoes in Zinfandel.
Dryer’s Shoes $135


Gold crossbody bag.
Glik’s $24
Loveriche denim scalloped romper.
Glik’s $42
Mayari white Birkenstock shoes.
Dryer’s Shoes $125
Animal print hair scarf scrunchie.
Glik’s $9

American Eagle rose t-shirt.
American Eagle $19.95
Flex gray jogger shorts.
American Eagle $39.95
Vintage Vans