Have you started shopping for back to school shoes for boys yet? I know, school is out and it is already time to think about next year! Bargain shoppers know, it takes all summer long to find the best deals on your child’s favorite brands. Searching and shopping weekly is the only way to get it accomplished before the first day of school.
The most important purchase for your son is his shoes. I know, you think shoes would be a girl thing, it’s not – not really. Boys are specifically particular about their shoes. They may toss on whatever shirt and jeans you hang in their closet, but when it comes to their shoes, they have to be perfect! They have to match him and his personality – especially his sneakers!
Did you know? Reebok has been making perfect back to school shoes for boys since 1895. Take a look at some of our favorite back to school shoes for boys from this year’s collection below.
Coolest Back to School Shoes for Boys
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What does your son’s sneaker say about him?
With skate-inspired fashion details and a mid-cut construction, the KSEE You Mid is the perfect kick for ultra cool, everyday style.
Features: Comfortable upper construction with eye-catching overlays for support | Mid-cut design for added support and stability | Midsole tape for a vulcanized look | Contrast stitching for added visual interest | Available in grade school and pre-school sizes | Also available in gender specific and Splitz Packs.
Available in Foggy Grey/Gravel/Blue Bomb/White, as shown above.
Shawn Kemp lived up to his name, the Reign Man. His bold style and earth shattering athleticism reinvented the game and inspired a low cut shoe, that was as high profile as the Reign Man himself: The Kamikaze II low. Shawn Kemp and the Kamikaze II low, High Profile since 1994.
Available in Black/White, as shown above.
If your kids love our ZigKick running line, they’ll really go wild for our latest design. It’s packed with a decoupled, ZigTech heel, a full-length Pebax plate, and a 3D printed upper for an incredible ride on the playground and unstoppable style at school.
Features: Mesh upper for breathability with leather overlays for durability | Low-cut for mobility and freedom of movement | ZigKick outsole cushions at the point of impact, while maintaining a traditional forefoot feel | De-coupled heel for a natural “shearing” effect during heel strike | Pebax propulsion plate for lightweight midfoot transitions | Outsole rubber only in high wear areas for lightweight durability.
Available in two color options. Impact Blue/Steel/High Vis Green/Gravel/Silver is shown above.
Get ready to play ball with the Jr. ZigCooperstown MR. This baseball-ready shoe offers that responsive ZigTech cushioning you love with the performance-ready toe traction technology and minimal break-in upper you want for your sport-specific needs.
Features: Soft performance synthetic/leather upper for minimal break-in and lightweight comfort | ZigTech plate with full length EVA midsole for excellent comfort and lightweight traction | Breathable mesh collar lining with PlayDry technology to wick moisture away, keeping the foot cool and comfortable.
Available in three color options. Black/Royal/White is shown above.
Part of the Heritage Sport Collection, the GL 2620 is the epitome of everyday eye candy. The die-cut midsole and multi-surface outsole provide lasting support, while the oh-so fresh upper offers effortless style.
Features: Nylon and suede upper for comfort and cushioning | Low-cut design for added mobility | Die-cut EVA midsole provides lightweight cushioning | TPU heel clip for rearfoot support and stability | Non-marking rubber outsole for multi-surface traction
Available in seven color options. Vital Blue/Swag Orange/White/Reebok Navy is shown above.
The next generation Reebok CrossFit Nano 2.0 is here! You the community have asked for more flexibility and breathability while maintaining stability in your footwear. The same low profile platform balances cushioning and low-to-ground feel so you can stay quick, safe and comfortable through the toughest of WODs.
Features: Open athletic mesh forefoot for excellent breathability | 3D FUSEFRAME construction for lateral stability and support | DuraGrip toe cap application for enhanced abrasion resistance | IMEVA midsole for most responsive feel | Low profile midsole with a 4mm heel to toe drop for a natural fit and feel | ETC linings to reduce friction and irritation | Carbon rubber outsole and sidewall lug wraps for durability
Available in seven color options. Risk Blue/Neon Yellow/White/Black is shown above.
Inspired by high-performance Z-Rated tires, the Reebok ZQuick running shoe delivers sports car handling for your feet. The Z-Rated outsole geometry delivers control, traction, and speed while the no-sew upper and internal bootie ensure you’re locked in tight for the ride.
Features: No-sew mesh upper for enhanced lightweight comfort | NanoWeb upper technology keeps foot in optimal position | Inspired by hi-performance tires, Z-Rated technology features a unique outsole geometry for control, traction and speed | Light and low EVA midsole for cushioning, plus a toe cap for protection | Radically sliced geometrical sole mimics the tread of high-performance tires for ultimate ground contact for a more responsive ride | CRTek high abrasion rubber in key wear areas for lightweight durability.
Available in nine colors. Black/Blue Bomb/Swag Orange/White is shown above.
Featuring a uniquely lugged outsole for traction and a tri-phased weld for solid stability, the ATV19 Sonic Rush is like an all terrain vehicle for a kid’s ultra active feet.
Features: All terrain materials and linings for support and protection |Low-cut design for added mobility | ATV19 technology features 19 irregular lugs for incredible traction on any terrain | Tri-phased weld helps lock the foot firmly over the platform for solid stability | Durable rubber outsole is built for great durability | Available in grade school and pre-school sizes.
Available in six color options. Black/China Red/Foggy Grey/White is shown above.
Eye-catching, incredibly comfortable and now for kids, the ZigTech Tahoe Road II features responsive ZigKick technology below and a breathable upper above.
Features: Mesh upper for breathable support | Low-cut design for added mobility | ZigKick technology cushions where you need it most while maintaining foot stability | Bold graphics and colors for standout style.
Available in eight color options. Gravel/Flat Grey/Ultimate Yellow/Silver/White/Black is shown above.
Originally built for the outdoor game, the Reebok Blacktop collection has become synonymous with the glory days of 90s street ball. The Blacktop Battleground was not only tough enough for the court, but had sky-high style to match.
Features: Designed with HexaLite technology for ultra underfoot cushioning without the extra weight | High abrasion rubber outsole for lasting and durability | Removable sockliner provides extra cushioning and comfort | Accommodates orthotics for added functionality | High-cut design for incredible stability and support for baller moves | The Pump technology helps enable a secure and custom fit | Leather upper gives comfort and support.
Available in two color options. Black/White/Purple/Feather Blue is shown above.
Looking for more back to school styles and tips? Find everything you need for the season in our Back to School section!
What are you favorite back to school shoes for boys? Does your son love high-top sneakers or prefer the standard type?