help your school

* Excludes alcoholic beverages, tobacco products, lottery tickets, gift cards, stamps, ticketing offers, tax, money orders and bottle returns.

Earn Points Every Time You Shop

Our 2019 Tools for Schools runs August 11, 2019 thru December 28, 2019.
Help your school earn educational equipment.

With our Tools for Schools program, you can earn points to help your school get needed equipment such as school supplies, musical instruments, and playground equipment – FREE! 

Your participation has never been easier!

  1. Register your AdvantEdge Card and designate a school online at, at your school, or at Guest Services at your local store.
  2. The program begins on August 11, 2019 and runs until December 28, 2019.
  3. All purchases* using your AdvantEdge Card will be automatically credited to your selected school.
  4. Starting this year, the TFS points you earn for your school will be equal to your total AvantEdge Rewards points 
    earned from August 11, 2019 through December 28, 2019.**
  5. Based upon points earned, your school will earn its share of $400,000 in educational equipment.

*Excludes purchases of Price Chopper, Market 32 and Market Bistro gift cards, alcohol, tobacco, money orders, Western Union, lottery tickets, postage stamps, entertainment tickets, bottle deposits, copy/fax services, taxes and other items prohibited by law, including prescription co-pays in NY. Points are calculated after all of the aforementioned items, all store discounts and all coupons (including manufacturers coupons) have been subtracted from the order. Visit for full details.

** Stores not participating in AdvantEdge Rewards will still generate Tools for Schools points for customers enrolled in Tools for Schools.

Answers to Common Questions

If you enrolled last year, there is no need to re-enroll – but to be sure you’re still enrolled or to change your school, check your enrollment or re-enroll using the form on this page.

Almost everything you buy* will contribute points to your school’s total when you use your AdvantEdge Card.

Price Chopper has committed $400,000 to support schools in the communities we serve.
Your school will earn its share of this total based on their percent of total points earned across all schools.

Guest Services at Price Chopper has a book containing all the school codes, or find your code here.

You earn points every time you use your AdvantEdge Card. Your points are combined with the points of others who have also chosen to support your school. The total is compared to the totals earned by other schools to calculate what percentage of the available funding your school will earn. This year, the program is funded to $400,000.

No. In fact, all shoppers are encouraged to help local schools get needed equipment through our Tools for Schools program. Support your community and enroll on behalf of your neighborhood school whether or not you have children attending school.

Yes. Check your receipt for your Tools for Schools point balance.

Contact school officials and tell them about the program. If school administration supports the effort, your school is far more likely to earn needed equipment. School administrators can contact a Tools for Schools representative at (800) 352-4658.

Each school is asked to have a school program coordinator, whose role is to promote the program by distributing information in school, communicating the program goals and entering AdvantEdge Card numbers provided by parents into the program.

You can find out which schools are participating in Tools for Schools here.

School Coordinators

Each participating school is asked to name a school program coordinator, whose role is to promote the program by distributing information in school, communicating the program goals and entering AdvantEdge Card numbers provided by parents into the program. School Coordinator Tools
Williams Elementary School
Williams Elementary SchoolPittsfield, Ma
Tools for Schools is such an easy program to participate in. From enrolling the school to enrolling parents, it is quick, simple and fun!
Pownal Elementary School
Pownal Elementary SchoolPownal, VT
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Our school has always loved this program!
Bethlehem Central High School
Bethlehem Central High SchoolDelmar, NY
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Everything is provided to the school for the program. There is no tracking or calculating required on our end.