Back-to-School at Carlsbad Wall

Back to School supply

Visit The Shoppes at Carlsbad for Back-to-School

Location icon The Shoppes at Carlsbad
Cal icon Now – Wed, Aug 31: 11am – 9pm
Time icon Daily
Backpack and Supply Drive

Join us July 9- August 31 for a Backpack and School Supply drive! 


How does your contribution help the students?

When asked about the impact that access to free school supplies has on students, educators reported the following:

  • 95%: Access to free supplies is critical to creating a more equal learning environment for students.
  • 91%: Increase in preparedness
  • 83%: Significant increase in participation
  • 78%: Significant increase in student self-esteem

What students benefit from these school supplies?

Oceanside Unified School District is home to students from 23 schools K-12. These supplies would be donated to OUSD for distribution depending on need.


Items Needed:

  • Colored pencils
  • Construction paper (in a variety of colors)
  • Crayons
  • Erasers
  • Folders
  • Glue sticks
  • Lunch box or bag
  • Markers (washable and in a variety of colors)
  • No. 2 pencils
  • Notebook or note pad
  • Pencil box
  • Ballpoint Pens
  • Pencil sharpener
  • Scissors (blunt tipped for safety)
  • Tissues