Tarrant County Back to School Round Up
15TH ANNUAL TARRANT COUNTY BACK TO SCHOOL ROUNDUP IS THURSDAY, AUG. 8th
AT NEW LOCATION TARRANT COUNTY COLLEGE SOUTH CAMPUS
Families who meet eligibility guidelines can register at the event
Opening ceremonies kick off at 7:35am
WHO: The Tarrant County Back to School Roundup is Thursday (Aug. 8) from 8am-2pm.at new location: Tarrant County College South Campus. Opening ceremonies will begin at 7:35am in front of the Student Center (SSTU).
Speakers are Tarrant County Judge, Glen Whitley; TCC South Campus President, Peter Jordan; County Commissioner, Roy Charles Brooks; Fort Worth Mayor, Betsy Price; Fort Worth ISD Superintendent, Dr. Kent Scribner and Pete Geren, Former Congressman and Current President of Sid W. Richardson Foundation.
WHAT: Focused on preparing eligible Tarrant County students for the new school year, the Tarrant County Back to School Roundup is a collaborative effort among Tarrant County and its 20 school districts, municipalities, public health department, state agencies, nonprofits, corporate sponsors and volunteers. Roundup will be a one-stop-shop event for parents and kids complete with free health, dental and vision screenings, immunizations, haircuts, distribution of school supplies, sports physicals and much more. For details, go to backtoschoolroundup.org or call 2-1-1.
WHEN: Thursday (Aug. 8) from 8am-2pm; opening ceremonies begin at 7:35am.
Please let us know if you plan to do a live shot.
WHERE: Tarrant County College South Campus
5301 Campus Dr Fort Worth, TX 76119
Opening Ceremonies Stage is in front of the Student Union Building (SSTU)
PARKING: Parking lot closest to SSTU Building is lot 2, accessed through the campus’ main entrance.
TECHNICAL: Please let us know if you plan to do live shots at Roundup, your arrival time and if you have special interview requests.