Wednesday was the first day of school for students in Danville and Boyle County school systems. Early Wednesday morning, both sleepy-eyed and bright-eyed, bushy-tailed students waited outside before the doors opened at Woodlawn Elementary School and their parents could walk them to their classrooms
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Maddox Sexton poses for a photo as he gets ready to enter kindergarten at Woodlaw Elementary School.
Lyric Wilson dances around in her new high top sneakers as she waits to enter kindergarten at Woodlawn Elementary School.
Maddie Ethington, who is entering eighth grade at Boyle County Middle School, takes a selfie with her brother Quentin, who was about to walk into third grade at Woodlawn.
Lori Leber leans on her daughter, Riley, who was about to enter first grade at Woodlawn. She said she wasn’t sad that her daughter was going to school, but that she was just sleepy.
Brayson Cochran looks up to his mom, Michelle Cochran as they wait for the doors to open allowing parents to walk into Woodlawn with their children on the first day of school. Brayson was entering indergarten.
Sophia Bryant, a first-grader at Woodlawn this year, is hugged by kindergarten teacher, Ashley Anderson on the first day of school.
Janie Bradshaw, left, helps her daughter, Lela, put last minutes items into her backpack Wednesday morning.