WPISD to Host Third Annual "Back to School Fair"
Saturday, August 9, 2014,
9:00am to 12:00 pm at the
The Wills Point Independent School District is excited to
announce that we will be hosting the third Annual Back to School Fair" for
our students who may qualify for free and reduced lunches. This event will give
our students an opportunity to participate in several activities that will be
offered that day. Some of the activities include vaccinations, vision
screening, dental supplies (samples of tooth paste and tooth brushes),
haircuts, books, back packs, and school supplies.
Parents will have the opportunity to complete the necessary
paperwork to receive free or reduced meals. Information will be available about
the CHIP (Children's Health Insurance Program) program, the Lone Star Card, and
Medicaid. A representative from WIC (Women, Infant, and Children) will be at the
event. Registration for primary and intermediate students will also be
In order to participate in some of the programs being
offered, parents should bring the following Information for each child:
• Birth Certificate• Social Security Number
• Shot Record
• Case Number (SNAP/TANF)
• Proof of Residency
• Parents will need to have their
We would like to inform parents that students who are in the
CHIP program cannot be vaccinated at the event. Please make an appointment with
your CHIP provider for vaccinations.
The Methodist Day School, First Baptist Learning Center, and the Country Meadow Day Care in Wills Point are participating in a fundraiser to support the 3rd Annual BACK TO SCHOOL FAIR in August.
The fundraiser, named "Hearts and Soles", focuses on collecting new athletic shoes for students who may qualify for free and reduced lunches. All sizes will be accepted. Shoes will be collected at each location from May 1st until May 16th.
Wills Point ISD would like to thank the Methodist Day School, First Baptist Learning Center, and the Meadow Day Care for their support!
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by Amanda Wallace, Assistant Superintendent of Instruction and Accountability, WPISD
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In an effort to show our appreciation for the support our community members and businesses give to our district, we have implemented a monthly partnership appreciation program.
Wills Point ISD would like to recognize Dairy Queen for their support over the years. Dairy Queen has provided teachers and students with coupons for free refreshments and they have shown their support by donating money and providing meals for events.
WAY TO SHOW YOUR STRIPES
Wills Point Dairy Queen!!
Thank you for all you do!
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