Outlook Magazine surprised us with some interesting back to school facts this year!
- Families with school-age children spent an AVERAGE of $688.62 on school apparel, supplies and electronics in 2012! WOW!
- Approximately 480,000 yellow school buses carry 25 MILLION children to and from school every day.
- In 2012, there were 78 MILLION students enrolled in school from nursery age to college.
- A pencil can write 45,000 words or draw a line 35 miles long!
- Before the eraser, bread was used to erase pencil mistakes.