Opgewonde gesiggies op eerste skooldag

The Vista Junior Academy, situated in Vista Park, welcomed the new grade 1s who started their school journey. Laiken Griqua, Sihlesethu Tseletsele and Onthatile Mogatwe are ready for 2019. PHOTOS: PIERCE VAN HEERDEN
Some of the Grade 1s attending their first day of school at Ad Laudem Independent School were initially sad when they had to wave goodbye to mom and dad, but by 10:00 they were smiling broadly, already making new friends.
Moniswa Mthembu giving her mom, Flora Motolo, a goodbye kiss before entering her grade 1 classroom at Eunice Primary School.
Girls in Mrs Valascé Woolley’s class had different emotions coming to school for the first time in their green dresses, but soon felt part of the big Eunice family once they were settled in the classroom.
These two Grade 1s from Kgato Primary School in Rocklands, Bloemfontein, were somewhat overwhelmed on their first day of school.
Candy and Busisiwe Pela from Olympia Primary School in Heidedal were very happy to finally get into big school.
Jaco Fourie, seun van Cobus en Grietha Fourie, was baie opgewonde oor sy eerste dag by die Laerskool President Brand en sien uit na nuwe avonture.
Lohandré Kaalsen, seun van Marthie en De Wyk Kaalsen, het skaam-skaam sy eerste skooldag begin by die Laerskool Fichardtpark. Hy sien uit na die grootskool en is reeds ’n opregte Fichie in sy hart.