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Make the Grade this School Year with Back-to-School Shopping at Rite Aid


Back-to-School Immunizations Available at All Rite Aid Pharmacies

Back-to-School Physicals Offered at All RediClinic Locations – Same
Day Appointments Available

With a new school year on the horizon, Rite Aid stores have a wide
selection of electronics, back-to-school basics and must-haves for those
college bound, offering one-stop-shopping on the items students need and
want this school year. And with the National Retail Federation
projecting that combined total spending for K-12 schools and college
will reach $82.8 billion this back-to-school shopping season, Rite Aid's wellness+
rewards program offers shoppers the opportunity to earn wellness+
rewards through the purchase of select back-to-school products and
exclusive savings.

Shop and Save on Back-to-School Basics

Students can't go back-to-school without the basics. Shop Rite Aid's
locker aisle and load up on pens, pencils, crayons, highlighters,
composition books, rulers, glue, tape and calculators from brands like
from trusted brands like Sharpie, Five-Star, Bic, Crayola, Elmer's,
Texas Instruments and Rite Aid's private label brand, Home, which
offers many school year staples for under $1.

Stylish School Gear and Smart Snacks

When it comes to backpacks and lunchboxes, students can have their pick
of stylish designs, colors and cool characters. Shoppers will also find
sandwich and snack containers featuring fresh designs that are also
functional. While shopping, stock on snacks; Rite Aid offers a variety
of smarter snacks including organic, gluten and sugar free options.

E is for Electronics

From the dorm room to the classroom, make sure students have the
technology they need – and want – to succeed. Rite Aid stores have
tablets, TVs, Bluetooth speakers, printers and power cords. And because
students are always on the go, stock up on USB drives and cell phone
accessories like wall and car chargers as well as standard and wireless

Home Away from Home

Dorm life doesn't have to be dull. Shop Rite Aid for the latest in dorm
essentials like linens, lamps, small household appliances, hangers,
laundry baskets and storage containers in a variety of styles and sizes.
Throw blankets and novelty pillows add a personal touch; choose from fun
sequin pillows, ombré patterns and shapes like unicorns and hearts.
Complete any look with wall art, featuring fun and inspirational sayings.

Gift Cards Always Make the Grade

Gift cards always earn high marks and with more than 200 to choose from,
there's a gift card for every student. Choose from favorites like Rite
Aid, Visa or American Express; iTunes, Google, Dunkin Donuts; or
streaming TV gift cards such as Netflix or HBO Now. For those students
away from home, load up on gift cards from Uber, Subway and Fandango to
make the ultimate care package.

Here's to a Healthy School Year

For parents and guardians of students needing back-to-school
immunizations, Rite Aid can help check that off the to-do list, too. At
each of Rite Aid's more than 2,500 locations across the country, Rite
Aid certified immunizing pharmacists are able to vaccinate against more
than a dozen diseases based on the CDC's vaccine guidelines and state
regulations. For more information, visit Rite Aid's Vaccine Central, at,
or speak to any Rite Aid pharmacist.

RediClinic, a leading operator of convenient care clinics and a wholly
owned subsidiary of Rite Aid, offers busy parents a convenient solution
for students in need of a back-to-school physical. A board-certified
clinician will assess the child's health and family history and perform
an evaluation of height, weight, blood pressure, vision, the heart and
other key areas. Clinicians can also provide vaccinations that may be
required for school attendance and verify that all mandatory
vaccinations are up-to-date.

Located inside select Rite Aid pharmacies and H-E-B stores, RediClinics
are open seven days a week with extended weekday hours, and accept same-
or next-day appointments online at
Walk-ins are welcome. Parents are encouraged to bring any required forms
and can find a convenient RediClinic location by visiting

Rite Aid Corporation (NYSE:RAD) is one of the nation's leading
drugstore chains with fiscal 2018 annual revenues of $21.5 billion.
Information about Rite Aid, including corporate background and press
releases, is available through the company's website at

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