• St. Louis Public Schools hold Back-to-School festival

    KTVI-TV FOX 2 NEWS

    Posted on: 3:00 pm, August 3, 2013, by Andy Banker

    (KTVI)-The St. Louis Public School District has once again joined with St. Louis Community Empowerment Foundation for their Back to School & Community Empowerment Festival.  The event featured more than 100 vendor booths providing various support services such as school registration, transportation enrollment, health information and screenings, haircuts, information on lunch programs, and more.

    Free backpacks filled with school supplies were distributed to students while supplies lasted. In addition, games, rides, gifts, prizes, and free food was available for all attendees.

    The event was held on Saturday, August 3, from 9am-1pm at Chaifetz Arena.

    The first day of class for city schools is Monday, August 12.

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    Watch the video here.