Back to School

This page lists Back to School events, school supply drives, and back to school deals for families in the Jacksonville, Florida area.
Kids Jacksonville: Back to School Events - Fun 4 First Coast Kids
*Duval County School Bus Routes

Duval County Public Schools is committed to the delivery of safe, reliable, efficient and cost effective transportation services to the district commu ...

*Duval County School Supply List

Buying the right supplies and recommended quantities are essential to making sure your student begins the school year ready to achieve educational exc ...

*Duval County Schools Back to School Information

Duval County Public Schools is ready to kick off another dynamic year in education! Check out the information on this “Back to School” page to help yo ...

*First Day of School Clay County

The first day of school for Clay County School students is August 13, 2019!

Tuesday, August 13, 2019
*First Day of School Duval County

Monday, August 12, 2019 is the first day of school for Duval County Schools!

Monday, August 12, 2019
*First Day of School St. Johns County

The first day of school for St. Johns County School students is August 12, 2019!

Monday, August 12, 2019
*FREE School Supplies: 07/30 Motorcycle Community Back To School Giveaway

he Duval Motorcycle Community Presents The 3rd Annual Motorcycle community back to school giveaway with several different clubs participating this ...

August 5, 2019
Hours: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Area: Northside/Airport
Lonnie Miller Park 7689 Price Lane, Jacksonville, FL, 32209
*Supply Drive - Operation Salute: Backpack Drive with the YMCA

We’re collecting donations to fill up back-to-school backpacks for local military kids in need. Let’s work together to make sure they have plenty of s ...

Through July 22, 2019
*Supply Drive: 4th Annual Backpacks 4 Autism Back 2 School Drive

4th annual Backpacks-4-Autism and Back-2-School Bash!! It's Back and Better Than EVER!! Our goal is to provide 200 backpacks filled with school ...

Through July 26, 2019
*Supply Drive: Back to School with BEAM Clothing Drive

Back to School with BEAM helps Beaches families get their children ready for school by providing clothing, new backpacks, school supplies, shoes, and ...

Through August 3, 2019
Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
325 7th Avenue North, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
*Supply Drive: Children's Home Society

Now through August 7th we will be collecting donations to support Children’s Home Society of Florida’s (CHS) 2019 Back to School Drive! You can he ...

Through August 7, 2019
Children's Home Society of Florida 3027 San Diego Rd., Jacksonville, FL, 32207
*Supply Drive: David Weekly CARE School Supply Drive

Investing in a Better Future… One Student at a Time! Help local students prepare for a successful school year! As part of our CARE program, David Week ...

July 22 - August 5, 2019
Hours: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Monday – Saturday Noon – 6 p.m. Sunda...
*Supply Drive: Jacksonville Foster Kids

Mattress Firm believes all children should feel safe and snug at bedtime—but for foster children spending their first nights in a new home, separated ...

June 2 - July 28, 2019
*Supply Drive: Kicks for Kids

Kicks for the Kids gives new and ‘gently used’ shoes to students who may not have shoes to wear to school. Sadly, there are children in our communi ...

Through July 31, 2019
*Supply Drive: Stuff the Bus Supply Drop-Off Day

It’s time to Stuff the Bus — TWO buses, actually! United Way of Northeast Florida and First Coast News are once again partnering to present Stuff t ...

August 2, 2019
Hours: 7:00 am - 7:00 pm
Area: St. Johns Town Center
4663 River City Dr., Jacksonville, FL, 32246
07/20-9/15: Barnes and Noble Back to School Educator Appreciation Shopping Weekends

Pre-K to grade 12 educators, enjoy 25% off most books, toys, games, movies, music, and more every Saturday and Sunday from July 20th to September 15th ...

July 20- September 15, 2019
25% off
Area: Southside/Mandarin, St. Johns Town Center
07/25 -07/28: Back 2 School Supply Drive & Beach Party

Jacksonville's biggest end-of-summer platform for indie brands and talent is BACK during #Summer2019 in #DUVAL county. Event Lineup + Details Below, b ...

July 25 - 28, 2019
$5 (Park Entry)
07/25: Main Library- A Universe of Stories Summer Learning Closing Party!

The summer is almost over and we want to celebrate your success! From reading to building to exploring the stars the summer has been amazing fun. Join ...

July 25, 2019
Hours: 3:00pm - 5:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
303 N. Laura St, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
07/27: Bethel Church's Back to School Giveaway

Annual Back to School Giveaway for students in the Jacksonville areas. We want children and youth in our community to start their school year off with ...

July 27, 2019
Hours: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
The Bethel Church 215 Bethel Baptist Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
07/27: Military Appreciation Back-to-School-Bash at the YMCA

CALLING ALL ACTIVE DUTY, GUARD AND RESERVE MILITARY MEMBERS! You do so much to keep our country safe -- let us give back to you. Please join us for a ...

July 27, 2019
Hours: 10:00am - 1:00pm
08/02 - 08/06: Back to School Tax Free Weekend

The 2019 Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday was passed by the Florida Legislature and signed into law. This sales tax holiday begins August 2, 2019, and ...

August 2 - 6, 2019
08/03: 4th Annual Backpacks 4 Autism and Back 2 School Bash

4th annual Backpacks-4-Autism and Back-2-School Bash!! It's Back and Better Than EVER!! Our goal is to provide 200 backpacks filled with school ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 1:00pm
08/03: Back to School Bash with Restoration Baptist Church

A bash for school aged kids to celebrate the last few days of Summer, get treats, enjoy bounce houses and games, receive FREE haircuts and a FREE back ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 11:00am - 2:00pm
Area: Northside/Airport
9714 Ridge Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32208
08/03: Back to School with BEAM

Back to School with BEAM helps Beaches families get their children ready for school by providing clothing, new backpacks, school supplies, shoes, and ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 8:00am - 12:00pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
325 7th Avenue North, Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
08/03: Back-to-School Bash with Wolfson Children's Hospital at Jean Ribault High School

You're invited! Join us for "My Community is Healthy," a free back-to-school event open to the community and sponsored by the Jean Ribault High School ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
3610 Ribault Scenic Dr., Jacksonville, FL, 32208
08/03: Chasity Taylor Foundation Back to School Celebration

Bounce House, Food, face-paint raffles for the kids, school supplies/backpacks, new clothes for kids, barbers & stylist available & more. All items li ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 12:00pm - 4:00pm
Area: Orange Park/Westside
1210 Lane Ave N, Jacksonville, FL
08/03: Free Back to School Event with Florida Blue

Back To School Event, Saturday 8/03/2019 from 10am to 1pm Face Painting and Balloon Artists Jacksonville Jaguars Drumline Vision and Hearing Scre ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 10:00am - 1:00pm
Area: Northside/Airport
13141 City Station Drive NO 106, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
08/03: Hillcrest Baptist Church Back to School Giveaway Event

Hillcrest Baptist Church will hold an annual back to school giveaway on Saturday, August 3, 2019, from 9:00 a.m. until 12:00 p.m. (or while supplies l ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Area: Orange Park/Westside
7673 Collins Rd, Jacksonville, FL, 32244
08/03: Home Depot Kids Workshop: Rocket Pencil Box

Take school work to another galaxy in our hands-on workshop where you and your child can build a rocket pencil box. Your young aerospace engineer can ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 9:00am - 12:00pm
08/03: Painting of the Paw Prints

Join us at the JAX Chamber Downtown Council’s annual Painting of the PawPrints event. Starting from the base of the Main Street Bridge to EverBank Fie ...

August 3, 2019
Hours: 7:00am - 10:00am
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
Lots K & H of TIAA Bank Field off Bay St. in Downtown Jax, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
08/06 & 08/09: Doing Dishes Storytime: "Edward Gets Messy"

Join us for our popular story time art project. Class is once a month on Tuesday at 4pm and now Friday at 10am. Reservations are required. For o ...

August 6, 2019 4:00pm; August 9, 2019 10:00am
$18 per child
Area: Southside/Mandarin
5619 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32207
08/07: Back to School Art Walk

Summer was a breeze! Get the kids off the couch and into #DTJax for "Back to School SmARTs." Headquarters @ Hemming Park • Browse work from local ...

August 7, 2019
Hours: 5:00pm - 9:00pm
Area: Downtown/Riverfront/Southbank
303 N Laura St., Jacksonville, FL, 32202
08/09: Night at the Zoo

Beat the summer heat during our Night at the Zoo events! With all new themes, contests, and activities in 2019 - including an adults-only Night at the ...

August 9, 2019
Hours: 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Members: $7/adults
Area: Northside/Airport
370 Zoo Parkway, Jacksonville, FL, 32218
08/10: Skate Station End of Summer Family Game Day

Candy elevator, egg roll, nose dive, breakfast scramble, and many more games...plus skating of course!

August 10, 2019
Hours: 1:00pm - 4:00pm
Admission starts at $9
Area: Southside/Mandarin
3461 Kori Rd., Jacksonville, FL
08/12 - 08/23: Adventure Landing Kid's Play Days

Limited Waterpark – Perfect for Toddlers! Enjoy admission to the Wave Pool, Lil’ St. John’s River, and the Pirate Play Slide Complex. Only $10.9 ...

Monday Through Friday August 12 - 23, 2019
Hours: 11:00am - 3:00pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
1944 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville Beach, FL, 32250
08/16: My Gym Kids Night Out: Game Night (Life Size Board Games)

Kid's Night Out is more than just a party- it's a rocking good time designed to entertain your children with incredible rides, swings, themed games, p ...

August 16, 2019
Hours: 6:30pm - 10:00pm
Member Pricing- $32.99 for the first child, $27.99 for ...
Area: Southside/Mandarin
13770 Beach Blvd #16, Jacksonville, FL, 32224
08/17: Back to School Family Night at Crane Ramen Kids Eat Free

We're excited to celebrate Back to School with CRANE RAMEN Jacksonville for Back To School Family Night with Fun 4 First Coast Kids!! Special to this ...

August 17, 2019
Hours: 12:00pm - 3:00pm
Area: Riverside/Ortega
1029 Park Street, Jacksonville, FL, 32204
08/25: Atlantic Beach Acoustic Night with Food Truck

Host, Mike Shackelford and friends will be in Bull Memorial Park for concert in the Park under the swaying palm trees with the ocean breeze! It doesn' ...

August 25, 2019
Hours: 5:00 pm -8:30 pm
Area: Beaches/Mayport
Bull Park @ the intersection of East Coast Dr. & 7th St., Atlantic Beach, FL
08/27 - 08/31: Finders Keepers Children's Consignment

The Finders Keepers Children's Consignment Sale is the Premier Children's Consignment Sale in the First Coast area. We've been serving Jacksonville si ...

August 29 - 31, 2019
Hours: Thursday 9:00am - 8:00pm; Friday 9:00am - 5:00pm; Satur...
3800 Saint Johns Bluff Rd. S., Jacksonville, FL
09/11 - 09/15: Just Between Friends Fall Sale

Join us at our Fall sale event! You can sell or shop with us! Either way, JBF gives you a solution to keep up with your growing family! We get it! ...

September 11 - 15, 2019
Free Entry - 50% - 75% off items!
510 Fairgrounds Place, Jacksonville, FL, 32202
09/18 - 09/21: WeeTRADE Children's Consignment Sale

Our NEXT Pop Up Children's Consignment Event is coming Sept 18-21, 2019! Don't miss your chance to shop & sell at our 4 DAY ONLY Name Brand Children's ...

September 18-21, 2019