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Back to School Roundup Registration Begins This Month

Pre-registration for Tarrant County’s 15th annual Back to School Roundup is open July 15-26.

Families may pre-register for school supplies online or at in-person during normal business hours at any Tarrant County Sub Courthouse.  School supplies will be distributed at the 15th Back to School Roundup from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. August 8 at the Tarrant County College South campus, 5301 Campus Drive.

Pre-registered families will receive a voucher admitting them into the Aug. 8 roundup event and guaranteeing free school supplies.

To qualify for the free supplies, families must produce:

  • Valid photo identification
  • Proof of Tarrant County residency (May, June or July 2019 utility bill showing applicant’s name and current address)
  • Proof of income (must meet 2019 federal income poverty guidelines)

The annual Back to School Roundup is a one-stop event that offers approximately 10,000 underserved Tarrant County school-aged children, ages 3-18, free school supplies, backpacks, haircuts, health, dental and vision screenings, immunizations, health and social resources, activities and games. The roundup is a collaborative effort of the county, 20 area public school districts, the City of Fort Worth, public health department, state agencies, nonprofit organizations, corporations and volunteers.

For additional information on registration, volunteer, sponsorship and donation opportunities, visit backtoschoolroundup.org

-FWISD-

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