City's "Back to School Rally" scheduled for Friday
Baltimore City's annual "Back-to-School" rally is scheduled to take place on Friday, Aug.13, from 3-7 p.m., at city school headquarters.
Baltimore schools CEO Andres Alonso and Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake are scheduled to attend the rally, which will be hosted at 200 E North Ave. A host of resources will be available to get students prepared to head back to the classroom on Aug. 30. The local radio station and annual co-sponsor of the event, 92Q, will also be taking part in the festivities this year.
Between 3 and 7 p.m., the city will host immunizations (parents will need to bring their student's shot records), and attendees will have access to several agencies, such as: the Department of Social Services, divisions of the city school system, the National PTA, and more.
Additionally, students can register to receive free school supplies (parents can register online at www.youthbmore.com, or on site at the rally). According to a flier from the school system, registration for free school supplies is required, and students must be present to receive their supplies.
For more information, call 410-396-4735 or go to www.youthbmore.com