From left, Ona Cox, 4, Harley Harris-Forbes, and JaZelle Cox, 6, enjoyed their cool and delicious frozen treats during the RPS Summer Fest at George Wythe High School on July 23. Students and families attending the event learned about the upcoming school year, met RPS teachers and staff, listened to live music and ate ice cream, of course.
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Brandon Lee gives a cool blast to children who lined up to enjoy the inflatable slide during the RPS Summer Fest at George Wythe High School on July 23. Families and students attending the event learned what to expect during the 2022-23 school year, and also met teachers, staff and school administrators. Adding to the festivities were cool food and bever- age treats, art stations, the RPS Lit Limo and loads of laughter.
Olivia Beatty, 8, glides down a giant slide at the fun-filled RPS Summer Fest.
Dr. Shonda Harris-Muhammed, right, board chairwoman for Richmond Public Schools, chats with student.
A James River Park System official helps a group navigate the James River on River Safety Day on July 23. The event is designed to help river visitors feel comfortable in the water as they learn critical safety measures.