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Fill the Bus School Supply Drive

Fill the Bus 

In partnership with Communities in Schools of Kent, the Kent School District (KSD) encourages the community to participate in the ninth-annual Fill the Bus school supply drive now through August 25, 2021. The Fill the Bus event will be from 4:00-6:00 p.m. at Kent Station on August 25, 2021. All donated items will be distributed directly to our schools and students. 

Request School Supplies

If your student(s) need help with school supplies, please complete the online school supply request form.

Donate School Supplies

  • Drop off school supplies at any of the locations listed below.
  • Bring school supplies to the Fill the Bus event at Kent Station on August 25.
  • To donate after August 25, drop off school supplies at the Communities in Schools of Kent office or the Kent School District Administration Center.

Drop Off Locations

  • City of Covington (16720 SE 271st , Covington)
  • Coldwell Banker Bain (207 W. Kent Station St.)
  • Communities in Schools of Kent (202 W. Gowe St., Kent)
  • Curran Law Firm (555 W. Smith St., Kent)
  • Johnny Rockets (418 Ramsay Way, Kent)
  • Kent Chamber of Commerce (524 W. Meeker, Suite 1, Kent)
  • Kent Downtown Partnership (202 W. Gowe St., Kent)
  • Kent School District Administration Center (12033 SE 256th St., Kent)

Most Needed School Supplies

  • Expo dry erase markers
  • 2-pocket folders
  • Ballpoint pens (blue, black, and red)
  • Colored markers (fine and broad tipped)
  • Colored pencils
  • Composition notebooks
  • Crayons
  • Dividers
  • Earbuds or headphones
  • Elmer’s liquid glue or glue sticks
  • Graph paper
  • Hand sanitizer/wipes
  • Lined filler paper
  • Notecards (3 x 5 inches)
  • Pencils (mechanical and pre-sharpened #2)
  • Sharpies
  • Spiral notebooks
  • Sturdy backpacks
  • Thumb drives
  • Watercolor paints

Join us to fill the bus on Wednesday, August 25 at Kent Station from 4:00-6:00 p.m.