Noah’s First Day of Kindergarten!

Last Thursday was Noah’s first day of kindergarten! Can you believe that??? He’s growing up fast!

Here are a few fun pictures from that morning.

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And here are some pictures of Noah getting on the school bus. He was so excited! He has about a ten-minute bus ride to school; there’s only one other stop on the route.

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I’m sure you’re curious why school is starting so early. Our neighborhood school is a year-round school. Noah will have a shorter summer but longer breaks in the fall and spring.

There are eight kindergarten classes in Noah’s school, and each class has around 23 kids. Yeah, that’s a lot of kindergarteners! Because Noah’s preschool is in the same neighborhood as the elementary school, quite of few of his friends are with him too – so exciting!

Another aspect that made the transition easier is that Noah was already familiar with the school. We play at the school’s playgrounds quite often, and we’ve been inside a number of times for book fairs, voting and various community events.

Here are a few photos of Noah in his classroom. We snapped these during an open house for the families. Yeah, it’s definitely a fun room!

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And here’s a short video of Noah talking about his first day at school: what they did in the classroom, what they did at recess, what they had for lunch, his preschool buddies that are there, etc. He had a lot to say!

As a quick reminder: If you’re reading this post in an email, you may need to open the blog webpage in order to view the video. To do so, just click on the title of the post (the link in blue) at the top of the email to open the blog in your web browser.

 

As a fun flashback, here are a few photos of Noah’s first day of preschool three years ago. Yeah, he’s sure grown since then!

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Noah’s first day of kindergarten was definitely a success! Stay tuned to read more about his adventures this school year!

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2 thoughts on “Noah’s First Day of Kindergarten!

  1. Sandy Combs

    Super cute!

    Sent from my iPhone

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  2. Sandy Steen

    What an exciting time for all of you. I am glad you explained about school starting so early.

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