5 Free Printable Back to School Coloring Pages for Kids

We have free back to school coloring pages for kids to celebrate the beginning of a new school year. These 5 free back to school themed coloring pages are an instant download and sure to be a hit with kids of all ages as preparation at home or in the classroom on the first day.

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Let’s color back to school coloring pages!

Back To School Coloring Pages for Kids

These fun coloring pages are perfect for the first week of school.  They are created in a pdf format which is easy to download and print.

Related: Download and print these free first day of school coloring pages

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Back to School Coloring Page Set Includes

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Let’s color a school bus!

1. School Bus Coloring Page for Back to School

The first fun coloring activity is this school bus full of kids on the way to the first day of school.  It is just full of positive messages with the kids looking so happy to be in school buses.  Grab your yellow crayons because this school bus coloring sheet is going to be a great way to have some fun today.

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2. Crayon & Crayon Box Coloring Page for Back to School

This school time coloring page is so much fun!  It has our favorite school supplies that help kids gain fine motor skills.  Crayons! Crayons can be colored each of the crayon colors.  What fun!

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School & school bus coloring page!

3. School & School Bus Coloring Page

This school coloring page also features a school bus and children walking between the school bus and the school building.  They may be waiting on their new teacher at the start of school!

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Customize your backpack with your favorite colors

4. Backpack & Books School Coloring Page

Your child can color this backpack coloring page just like their own backpack for some extra fun.  Also, customize the book stack with favorite colors.

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Back to school! Back to school!

5. Back to School Blackboard & Desk Coloring Page

The last back to school coloring page in this printable pdf file set features a blackboard that says “back to school” next to a vintage child’s desk.

Download Free Back to School Coloring Pages PDF Files Here

All 5 back to school coloring pages are included in just one download and sized for regular 8 1/2 x 11 inch printer paper.


Which of the free printable back to school coloring pages were your favorite?


  1. shannon colclough says:

    I love using back to school coloring pages for the first 2 weeks of school.

    1. Kristen Yard says:

      That’s a great idea, Shannon!

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