Help Needed for HISD Students (donate school supplies)

  • backpacks
  • If you represent a business, organization, agency or are just an individual who likes to rally the troops for a worthwhile cause, please consider sponsoring a school supply drive to support HISD students or make a donation.  You can indicate whether you prefer to your donation to go to a specific school or to  the district in general. After your form has been submitted, a representative for HISD will contact you with additional details. Questions? Please contact the HISD Strategic Partnerships Department at 713-556-7200. Please complete the information below: It is very simple and easy:
    • Complete the Select a person to lead the effort.
    • Click here to submit HISD School Supply Drive Form
    • Chose a date(s) time(s) and location(s) for collection of supplies
    • Print and post fliers and posters about your drive (see flyer and poster)
    • Start collecting
    • Completed your drive
    • Pack your supplies and label the boxes and contact the HISD Strategic Partnerships Department at least one day in advance to arrange for delivery at 713-556-7200.
    • Call at least one day in advance to arrange for school supplies delivery by contacting
    For questions about sponsoring a drive, please contact: Strategic Partnerships at 713-556-7200 or partner@houstonisd.org.

Sponsor an assembled backpack

  • Another way to support HISD students is to sponsor an assembled backpack. Elementary backpacks are $30 each. Middle school and high school backpacks are $35 each.
    Make checks payable to the HISD Foundation
    List in the memo line: For Assembled Backpack: 
    Mail to:
    Strategic Partnerships
    1SE01, Houston Independent School District
    4400 West 18th Street
    Houston, TX 77092-8501

Our Goals

  • For your drive consider collecting one particular item. Our goals are below:
    K-5 Grades:
    • 15,000 boxes of crayons
    • 15,000 bottles of glue
    • 15,000 packs of manila/construction paper
    • 15,000 scissors
    6-12 Grades:
    • 10,000 packages of notebook paper
    • 10,000 composition/spiral notebooks
    • 12,000 folders
    • 10,000 boxes of coloring pencils
    • 10,000 pens
    • 10,000 glue sticks
    All Grades:
    • 25,000 pencil cases
    • 25,000 backpacks
    • 25,000 No. 2 pencils
    • 25,000 12" rulers
    • 25,000 erasers
    • 20,000 backpacks
     

Items needed

  • Please Note: We have the greatest need for supplies for elementary school kids:
    Elementary
    • bottle of glue or glue stick
    • eraser
    • scissors
    • book covers
    • no. 2 pencils
    • ruler
    • spiral composition books (wide rule)
    • pens (black, blue, red)
    • pencil case
    • pocket folders
    • manila paper
    • construction paper
    • highlighters
    • index cards
    • package of notebook paper
      (wide rule)
    • spiral notebook
    • washable markers
    • sharpener
    • pocket folder
    • backpack
    Middle School/High School
    • bottle of glue or glue stick
    • eraser
    • scissors
    • no. 2 pencils
    • book covers
    • spiral composition books (college rule)
    • pens (black, blue, red)
    • pocket folders
    • graph paper
    • highlighters
    • index cards
    • ruler
    • three-ring binders
    • USB flash drives
    • pencil case
    • package of notebook paper
      (college rule)
    • spiral notebook
    • washable markers
    • sharpener
    • pocket folder
    • backpack