OCEAN TOWNSHIP - Parents and students are gearing up for the back-to-school season. News 12 New Jersey spoke with parents stocking up.

Frankie Bailoni, of Ocean, was stocking up for supplies with his grandmother at Staples. He says, "It's kind of exciting to be here to get all my stuff together. It's kind of that I like school, being with my friends. And being here brings me much closer to getting back to school."