Welcome To Backpack Connection Magazine
Backpack Connection Magazine exists to be a link between schools, parents, our community, and family friendly businesses. Our goal is to highlight schools to show our community the wonderful things they do. It is our hope that our partnership with our advertisers, schools and parents will help to build a stronger community.
Our Moto: Encouraging, Supporting, and Loving the Children We Share…
We strive to create Community Centered Attention, Provide reasonable rates for local advertising, become and easy resource for parents to find highly recommended businesses.
We are placed in teachers boxes and are sent home in student’s backpacks while providing school content that attracks both the parent and child’s attention
If you share our vision and would like to join our family to provide this magazine free of charge to over 6400 Boerne/Leon Springs/Fair Oaks/Dominion children and their families please contact us.
Distribution is free to the student and supported by our generous advertisers. Printed in full color, the Backpack Connection is delivered to the schools, placed in teacher mailboxes and sent home the student backpacks at nine elementary schools.
Boerne: Fabra, Currington, Kendall, Fair Oaks and Cibolo Creek Schools
Northside: Leon Springs, Aue, McAndrew, and Ellison Schools
From Our Blog
The Witching Hour Surviving the Witching Hour Wryly referred to as “the witching hour”, early evening can be the most exhausting and frustrating daily timeslot for busy mums. Older children arrive home from after school activities, hungry and bursting to tell the...read more
Explore Boerne - Kelani Yogurt By Rebecca Whiting On a hot day, Kelani yogurt is a great way to escape the heat! They have lots of good seating inside and out. Going mid afternoon, inside worked best for us. You fill your own, and pay by the ounce. My kids loved...read more
Put Family Time on Your Calendar and Read with your Child! As a former teacher with a degree in Early Childhood Education, I know the importance of reading to children. I recently read that less than 40% of parents read to their children on a daily basis. Before I...read more
Improved Parent and Teacher Relations It is beneficial to your child if you have a great relationship with their teacher. It can increase your child's success in school. Establishing open lines of communication is one of the many ways to achieve this goal. When...read more