• School Specialty

    Available online in Express

    Contract # AEPA 019-E; #AEPA 018.5-C (Sportime); and # AEPA 018-D (furniture)
    School Specialty has everything you need to inspire students of all ages and abilities to learn. School Specialty offers an amazing selection of instructional and classroom resources, from teachers' supplies to classroom furnishings and educational aids.

    Member Benefits
    35% discount off List Price from the following catalogs:

    • Arts and Crafts
    • Early Childhood
    • Furniture
    • Physical Education and Sports (Sportime)
    • School and office supplies
    • Science classroom furniture and supplies
    • Security 
    • Special Needs & Education

    12% discount on catalog furniture

    How to Order
    On Express

    • If you’re on www.purchasingconnection.org – log in or register for the Express online marketplace on the right-hand side of the page
    • If you’re logged in on Express – go to the upper right hand corner of the page and click “Search Catalog” to start shopping or click “Shop on supplier site” to shop from School Specialty's website.
    • If your school uses SMART or Skyward, Express might already be a vendor for your school or could be added as a vendor. For more information, click here.


    • Email or fax a purchase order to your sales representative.
    • Refer to AEPA Contract #019-E on your catalog order to ensure you receive the appropriate discounts. (APEA Contract #018.5-C for Sportime)
    • Refer to AEPA Contract #018-D for furniture orders

    Shipping Terms

    FREE SHIPPING on parcel item (prefix 9) orders over $49 (net).

    Otherwise, a $9.95 shipping fee will be added to your invoice.

    • Item prefix 5: $5 minimum or 12% charge based on (net) subtotal.
    • Item prefix 6: Free Freight

    Account Team Contact
    Robert Ostler | 920-243-5418 | robert.ostler@schoolspecialty.com
    Curt Nix | 360-483-4048 | curtis.nix@schoolspecialty.com