The Back 2 School Festival 2015 - Helping Kids Start School Feeling Confident and Prepared!

Presented by, Footsloggers: The Back 2 School Festival is an event designed to streamline school readiness efforts for a greater impact on Watauga County families.

Please Join Us at the 2015 Back To School Festival

Last Year Over 700 Children Served!

Presented by Footsloggers

Our Volunteers Look Forward to Assisting You

All Types Of Supplies Will Be Available

School Supplies, Thrift Store Gift Cards, Activities and More

Find out more about the big day!

Find out more about the big day!

Saturday, August 8th, 2015  ■  Watauga High School  ■  10am-2pm

Click for Supplies Lists : Print and Shop

Supplies Lists

Print and Shop

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Pack the Bus! – The Mountain Times

Posted on Jul 2, 2015: The Mountain Times by Frank Ruggiero  All are invited to attend the Boone and Blowing Rock Fourth of July parades and wave at the volunteers for the third annual Back 2 School Festival. Those volunteers are inviting High Country residents and... read more

What’s in a Name? (Why teachers request name brands)

The answer is pretty simple: They are better and will last longer. Any teacher will tell you that the knock-off brands have to be replaced MUCH sooner than the name brands.  Most schools do not have supplies closets to turn to anymore so the teachers have to pull from... read more

How Socioeconomic Status Affects Children

Do low-income or under-resourced kids feel less confident about going back to school than their affluent classmates? We’ve been thinking about this question a lot lately as we’re preparing for the 2nd Annual Back-to-School Festival. And the answer is: yes. Yes, they... read more

Make a Difference Today

 School supplies lists are growing every year due to education budget cuts, and the financial weight of back-to-school shopping is only getting heavier for families.

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