DFW Back-to-School events
The Dallas Examiner | 7/24/2017, 1:45 a.m.
Children must pre-register to receive a backpack and supplies. To register, contact the organization at firstname.lastname@example.org
Arlington ISD will be hosting its Back-to-School Kickoff Aug. 12 from 8 a.m. to noon on the west outdoor plaza and indoor platform of AT&T Stadium, located at 1 AT&T Way. Pre-registered students will receive backpacks filled with school supplies based on their grade levels and immunizations, dental and vision screenings, and haircuts will be available as well. The event will feature booths on after-school care and other community resources and special appearances by the Dallas Cowboys mascot Rowdy and the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders.
Parents must pre-register students, and AISD students should qualify for the free or reduced-price meal program to attend. For more information, visit http://www.aisd.net.
The South Oak Cliff Alumni Bear Cave invites all city residents to the Still We Rise: Back 2 School Block Party Aug. 19 from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. at South Oak Cliff High School, located at 3601 S. Marsalis Ave. Local families will receive free school supplies, career/college advice, food and much more at the block party. Children must be registered by their parents/guardian and in attendance to receive supplies.
To register, go to https://stillweriseb2school.eventbrite.com. Registration deadline is Aug. 11.