Join CPS for "Shine Bright" Summer Block Parties

July 16, 2021

shine bright summer block partiesCincinnati Public Schools wants you to shine bright this summer! We are hosting the "Shine Bright" Summer Block Party series with free fun and prizes for all CPS families! Not a CPS parent yet? We will help you register your child for the next school year!

The "Shine Bright" Summer Block Parties continue from noon-2 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Carson School. There will be lots of fun giveaways, including free school supplies (while supplies last), and music!

Special guests include:

  • Urban One Radio Stations

In addition, we will have CPS' representatives onsite to answer questions and give information on:

  • Enrollment for kindgarten-12th grade
  • Preschool enrollment and the Preschool JumpStart Program this August
  • Athletics
  • Career Technical Education
  • Community Learning Centers 
  • Project Connect
  • Talent Development 
  • CPS Arts Team
  • Information Technology
  • Student Dining Services
  • Facilities
  • Cincinnati Health Department — COVID-19 Vaccines
    • Vaccinations from the Cincinnati Health Department are provided at each event! Any attendee age 12 and older, with a consent form, will be allowed to receive a vaccination.

The "Shine Bright" Summer Block Parties are being offered through our partnership with Urban Radio, who will be assisting with promotion and providing onsite music and giveaways.

Can't make the events in person? We'll be showcasing highlights from the event periodically on Facebook Live. 

CPS' "Shine Bright" Summer Block Parties


Time and Date

Woodward Career Technical High School — Watch event highlights here

Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, June 19

John P. Parker School

Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, June 26

Oyler School

Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, July 10

Rees E. Price Academy

Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, July 17
Carson School

Noon-2 p.m. Saturday, July 31

A Back to School Community Event will be coming in August! Stay tuned to our website for details.