FAIRFIELD — Solano Christian Academy will host a red-carpet welcome Thursday on the first day of school.
Parents and their children will receive star treatment to include a walk down the red carpet in an areas festooned with balloons, inflated statues of Academy Awards, live music and faux paparazzi snapping photos of the children and parents as they arrive.
The guests of honor will receive swag bags as they enter the school’s auditorium, designated for the event as the Super Star Lounge, where muffins, apples and juice will be served.
A chapel service is planned before children move on to their first classes of the new school year.
Fairfield City Councilwoman Pam Bertani will serve as guest speaker.
Back-to-school festivities begin at 8 a.m. at the school, located at 2200 Fairfield Ave.
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