Best Back to School Outfits 2022: Outfits for Kindergarten through High School – New York Post | WHs Answers

We know. It feels like summer has just begun, but somehow the beach days, flip flops and warm sunsets are coming to an end.

That can only mean one thing: School is starting again for the kids in our lives.

Before they start learning, make sure they have everything they need for a successful 2022-23 school year. This includes teaching supplies, planners, backpacks, lunch boxes and needed electronics.

But don’t forget the funnest part of back-to-school shopping: the clothes.

Oh yes, it’s time to include new jeans, fresh sneakers, cool t-shirts and more. But we know that back-to-school shopping can quickly become overwhelming – especially in the current inflationary crisis.

That’s why we’ve rounded up the best school wear and outfit ideas for girls and boys of all ages and price ranges.

Fashion tips for kindergarten

1. Hannah Andersson Ruffled Stretch Denim Jumpsuit, $45, original price: $64

Hannah Andersson

She’ll look cute in jeans all school year in this ruffled jumpsuit. It’s comfortable enough to walk around in and look cute doing it.


2. French Toast Adaptive Short-Sleeve Interlock Polo Shirt, $14

Red polo
French toast

Everyone deserves to look good, so dress your child in this adaptable polo shirt. It has the classic look of buttons, but instead its closure is made with an EZ-Closure Hook + Loop. This makes getting dressed child’s play and all the more fun.


3. Polka Dot Zebra Short-Sleeve Tunic Tees, $19

Three girls tops
Amazon

For only $19 you can snag three adorable girls tunic tees. Each is decorated in sweet shades of pink and blue and paired with yummy ice cream cone designs.


4. Kidpik Logan Joggers, $32

cargo pants
KidPik

Made from soft, comfortable fabric, these pull-on jogging pants will be your little one’s favourite. If you’re concerned about the light color, opt for a dark blue, black, or coriander shade.


5. Maisonette Sweet Wink Pink Star Short Sleeve Dress, $46

Pink tutu dress
duplex

Help her feel like the princess she is with this glittery tutu dress. It’s oh so soft and won’t scratch or itch your little one.


6. Simple Joys by Carter’s Short-Sleeve Pocket Henley T-Shirt, $23

Three boys t-shirts
Amazon

Composed of solid colors and striped patterns, this pack of Henley t-shirts for boys is too cute to pass up.


Basic fashion tips

1. PatPat 2-Piece Boy Colorblock Striped Jacket and Pants Set, $20, original price: $22

Black and gray set
PatPat

Get ready stress-free with this two-piece set. You don’t even have to think, just throw it at your kid and walk out the door!


2. Justice Graphic Scoop Neck Tee, $11, original price: $16

Tie Dye Shirt
justice

Peace, Love and Justice! Show off your sparkle with this powder blue shirt and fall in love with tie-dye prints and a lettuce colored hem.


3. Zappo’s Adidas Originals, $110

Black tennis shoes
Zappos

Make sure your child has a pair of comfortable shoes to walk around and play in. You can’t go wrong with these Adidas Originals and you can score them in black, white and a blue and gray colorway.


4. Floor Denim Skirt with Ribbed Waist, $44

denim skirt
Bolden

Nothing is easier to style than a denim skirt. It’s classic, cute, and has an abundance of pockets for storing treasures.


5. PatPat 2-Piece Cold Shoulder T-Shirt and Paperbag Pants, $15

Cool girl set
PatPat

Take the cool girl aesthetic to new heights with this off the shoulder long sleeve and army green pants set. Trust us, she’s going to be the trendiest girl on the playground.


6. Abercrombie & Fitch 3-Pack Icon Crew Tee, $23, original price: $30

Three colored shirts
Abercrombie & Fitch

With three basic colors, this Abercrombie & Fitch t-shirt pack is sure to be a popular staple. Best of all, your elementary school child can wear the iconic moose logo.


7. Zappos Sperry Kids Crest Vibe Platform Shoes, $50

Gray Sperrys
Zappos

Is there anything cuter than a mini size of Sperry shoes? We don’t think so, and that’s why we’re obsessed with these gray, pink, blue, and orange platform options.


High school fashion picks

1. OFFLINE by Aerie Summer Lights Terrycloth Sweatshirt, $28

Green sweatshirt
horst

Save what little summer is left in this Summer Lights sweatshirt from Aerie. It comes in a range of colors and is so soft you’ll never want to take it off.


2. Levi’s 505 Regular Fit Jeans, $49

Blue royalties
Amazon

Everyone needs a pair of classic jeans, so slip into these bad boys. They are sure to stand the test of time as they feature a heavy duty zip and classic 505 Levi’s fit.


3. Urban Outfitters Standard Cotton Bucket Hat, $10, original price: $20

bucket hat
Urban Outfitters

Choose from five on-trend pastel colors and strut down the hallways in this cotton bucket hat.


4. Wilson Midtown Tennis Skirt, $68

Blue tennis skirt
Wilson

Dress to impress in this tennis skirt from Wilson. Choose from deep jewel tones or pretty pastels. No matter which color you choose, you’ll feel confident and ready for the day.


5. Adidas Stan Smith shoes, $95

White Adidas shoes
Adidas

Remember when these were all the rage? Well, they still are, and you can snag a pair just in time for school parties. They have classic details, are now more sustainable than ever and offer a timeless look.


6. J.Crew Vintage Rib Polo, $50

Light blue polo shirt
J.Crew

Stay classy this school year in this ribbed polo shirt from J.Crew. Choose from basic colors like white, light blue and black.


7. DSW Vans Asher Slip-On Sneaker, $60

Vans plaid shoes
DSW

You’ve seen this iconic shoe and we know you want it too. So grab a pair for that classic back-to-school style.


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