|Students and parents prepare for school at the 2015 Stuart Pyramid Resource Fair.|
Get a jump start on the school year at the second annual Stuart High School Resource Fair, Aug. 9, 1-6 p.m., at Stuart, 3301 Peace Valley Lane, Falls Church.
The resource fair provides free school supplies, clothes, haircuts, and health screenings, along with information for parents about community resources, entertainment,and fun activities.
The goal is to return 100 percent of students in the elementary and middle schools that feed into Stuart ready to learn and excited about the new school year.
About 8,300 students attend schools in the Stuart pyramid, which includes Bailey’s, Beech Tree, Belvedere, Glen Forest, Parklawn, and Sleepy Hollow elementary schools; Glasgow Middle School; and Stuart High School.
The event is presented by the Rotary Club of Bailey’s Crossroads, Fairfax County Department of Neighborhood and Community Services, the FCPS Office of Social Work, JEB Stuart High School, the Stuart PTSA, and the Glasgow Middle School PTA. Sponsors include Britepaths (the new name of Our Daily Bread), the Dar Al-Hijrah Islamic Center, and ICA Relief USA. Many community organizations are participating, as well.