Ready for Back to School Season? Shop at the BID for Uniforms, School Supplies and More


While it may not always be the most wonderful time of the year for children who are headed back to school, WSBID merchants are fully stocked with all the essential back to school clothing, shoes and supplies to fill any student’s backpack. 

Need sneakers, jeans and other athletic apparel? Stop by Snipes on 25 Westchester Square where a variety of athletic brands of footwear, athletic and casual wear are available. Mr. Sports on 72 Westchester Square also offers sports gear and other athletic wear options. Uniforms are abundant at Flynn & O’Hara Uniforms, Inc. at 136 Westchester Square and they are always ready to meet the uniform needs of the WS district and greater community.

Don’t forget about a having children or other family members take their yearly eye exam before school begins. WSBID offers iCare (2742 East Tremont Avenue), Metro Optics (25 Westchester Square) and Piscano Eye (2590 Frisby Avenue) as options for eye care health and back to school eye exams.

With the fall comes the need to be prepared for flu season. Walgreens, located at 55 Westchester Square, and Rite Aid located at 2748 E. Tremont, Falak Pharmacy 2730 E. Tremont, Simelson Square Pharmacy 52 Westchester Square, not only offers one stop shopping for back to school supplies such as notebooks, pens, pencils, and markers, it serves as a convenient location to receive a flu shot. Protect yourself and your children this fall and winter. Get a flu shot at Walgreens, Rite Aid, Simelson Square Pharmacy, and Falak Pharmacy.

No back to school year is complete without a haircut. WSBID’s barbers and beauty salons offer the style and service suited for the perfect back to school look. Visit any of these and other businesses to be back to school ready.