HOUSTON (CW39) Reliant is doing its part to provides Back-to-School Supplies to HISD Students! 500 kits will be distributed at Atherton Elementary School to help prepare local kids for the upcoming school year
With the 2021-2022 school year right around the corner, Reliant is supporting several local nonprofits and school districts to help families get a head start and prepare children for the classroom. On Wednesday, August 18, Reliant will provide those back-to-school kits to local students, with drive-through distribution located at Atherton Elementary School in Greater Fifth Ward.
Across the state of Texas, Reliant is donating more than 10,000 back-to-school kits, containing basic school supplies such as pencils, notebooks, folders, and more, to students in pre-K through 12th grade to ensure they are prepared when they get back to the classroom.
According to the National Retail Federation, record spending is expected for back-to-school supplies in 2021. Families with children in elementary through high school plan to spend nearly $850, $59 more than last year, on average on back-to-school items.