Less than a month is from now till the beginning of the new academic year. School accessories are on sale at all stores of the country. In total, about 600 fairs are to take place in Belarus. The Belarusian light industry concern has prepared more than 350 models of school garments, including the ones with ethnic coloring. Natural fibers dominate. Low income families get targeted social state support, volunteers collect school paraphernalia as donations. The ceremonial beginning of the year will be held on the 1-st of September. The first school day on the 3-rd of September will start with a thematic class dedicated to the Year of lesser Motherland.