The 7th annual #SchoolIsCool event will take place Thursday, Aug. 6 from 4:30 to 7 p.m. at Harvey Convention Center, located at 2000 W. Front St. and the Rose Garden Center, 420 Rose Park Dr.
*Children must be present for backpack tickets. No exceptions.
*Niño(a)s deben estar presentes para recibir boletos para mochilas. Sin excepciones.
Volunteers are needed to help make this event a success. If you would like to volunteer, please visit Volunteer Services page to fill out your application or call Volunteer Tyler at (903) 531-1100.
Vendors & Sponsors:
Deadline for platinum backpack sponsors is June 30. Deadline for all other applications is July 10.
For donations or sponsor and booth payments, visit our Eventbrite page.
School Supply Drive:
Please consider donating backpacks, school supplies and/or giving a monetary contribution. $30 will purchase one backpack with supplies. Our goal is to distribute 2,000 backpacks.
- Red pens
- Blue pens
- Black pens
- #2 pencils
- Pencil Sharpener
- Dry erase markers
- Pocket folder with brads
- Glue sticks
- Bottle of glue
- Box of facial tissues
- Box of colored pencils—12 count
- Box of crayons—24 count
- Child’s scissors
- Package of ruled notebook paper
- 3x5 index cards
- Spiral notebook
- Composition book
Credit card donations may be made at www.schooliscooltyler.com. Checks can be made payable to the Tyler Area Business Education Council and mailed to 315 N. Broadway Ave., Tyler, TX 75702.