In preparation for the start of the 2021-22 school year, two free back-to-school events will be held next week, one by each school district that serves Richardson residents:

  • Plano ISD Back-to-School Fair
    Tuesday, Aug. 3
    10 a.m.-noon (or while supplies last).
    Clark Stadium, 6600 Stadium Dr.

    Drive-through distribution will include backpacks filled with school supplies and a box of shelf-safe food. Proof of Plano ISD enrollment is required. No registration is needed;
    Information: here
  • Richardson ISD Backpack Bash
    Saturday, Aug. 7
    9-11:30 a.m.
    Richardson High School, 1250 W. Belt Line Rd.

    Families may pick up school supplies and learn about RISD programs and services in a back-to-school fair atmosphere. Registration is required and students should be enrolled in RISD schools for 2021-22.
    Registration: here.