Maurice W. Downing Principal Ed Tallon greets the students on their first day of school.
Sabrina Meftali shared a moment with her son, Aydin Remouche, as he started his first day of kindergarten.
First-graders Gianna Aguilara, Kylee Williams and Kennedy Dudley.
Emelia Jenkins and her mother, Cherice, were ready for the school year to begin.
Kindergartners, first- and second-graders at Maurice W. Downing Primary School embarked on a new journey during their first day of school on Sept. 4. MWD Principal Ed Tallon stood at the entrance to greet students as they entered the building and made their way to classrooms. District Superintendent Dr. James Hunderfund was also there to welcome students back to school.