The annual event allowed students to get together before the start of the new school year.

By: KDKA-TV News Staff

SWISSVALE (KDKA) — It was a chance to see friends and get together before the start of a new school year in Swissvale.

The Western Pa. School for the Deaf hosted its annual block party, with a day of fun for the whole family.

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Organizers say it’s a way to thank the community for their support and allow the students to see each other before classes begin on Monday.