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Back-to-School Community Health and Education Fair
presented by GPISD and Grand Prairie United Charities
Date: 8/24/2013 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Cost: Free
Location: South Grand Prairie High School
301 W. Warrior Trail
Grand Prairie, Texas

Grand Prairie Independent School District and Grand Prairie United Charities present a free back-to-school health and education fair for the Grand Prairie community.

  • FREE dental, blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose and vision screenings
  • FREE Planetarium
  • FREE Children’s Books
  • FREE immunization clinic by Parkland Hospital (for children who qualify by no insurance, underinsured or Medicaid, Native American or Native Alaskan)
  • FREE Make-and-Take Activities
  • FREE Bounce House
  • FREE information on health, buying a home, counseling services, immigration issues, and social services, as well as city, county, state, federal, and District services
  • FREE FAFSA (Student College Financial Aid) Information
  • FREE Zumba
  • FREE Entertainment
  • FREE Mayor’s Tools for School (Sponsored by the Grand Prairie Sports Facilities Development Corporation. Eligibility is based on Texas poverty income guidelines. Call 972-522-3220 for eligibility interview.)

In collaboration with Title I, Part A (No Child Left Behind); Title I, Part C, Migrant Education;
Title III, LEP and Immigrant Education; McKinney-Vento Homeless Grant; Connections Program; GPISD Department of Academics; GPISD Department of Student Support; and the University of Texas at Arlington.

For more information about the fair and how your organization can participate, call Sylvia Estrada at 972-343-6112 or 972-343-6114 or email her at