More than 150 students found their way to San Diego Unified schools during the recent Enrollment and Resource Fair for Military Families.
by partners San Diego Unified School District, Naval Base San Diego,
Naval Base Coronado and MCAS Miramar, the third annual fair welcomed
military families to San Diego and shared information on community,
school district and military services. Parents and guardians were also
able to enroll their students in district schools.
Held at Farb
Middle School in Tierrasanta, more than 400 family members were on hand.
Thanks to a donation from San Diego Gas and Electric, visitors were
served lunch by the district's Food Services Department.
enrollment was a great convenience to parents, as they were not only
able to find out about their neighborhood school, but about the many
enrollment options that are available in San Diego Unified. Each child
enrolled received a backpack filled with school supplies.
than 35 booths provided information on community services. While parents
visited the booths, their kids enjoyed outdoor games and activities led
by the more than 70 military service members who volunteered their time
and energy to make the event possible.
For more information on services to military families, go to the Military Families website.