First day of school at Southside Elementary
Sunday, August 5, 2018
Photos by Andrea Nix
Bedford County Schools opened for a new school year on Wednesday, and at schools across the county — such as Southside Elementary School, seen here — students and teachers made new friends, reconnected with old ones, and prepared for new adventures in education.
Taylor Beth Cook, a new teacher to Southside, plays a math game with her 4th graders on the first day of school.
Southside 4th graders in Jennifer Hesterâ€™s class show off their new school supplies. Back row: Jose Sanchez, Briley Foster, Eva Duplantis, Corey George and Reager Edwards. Front row: Linda Alcala and Azyah Frazier
Southside 3rd grader Hadley Martin poses for a first day of school picture with her teacher Mary Tim Cook.
Christy Herrodâ€™s students are excited to be Southside 3rd graders.
Weâ€™re ready for first grade! Gavin Smith, Carlos Zambrano, Bella Martin and Karma Hix are ready for first grade at Southside.