Diane Brannon snaps a photo of third grade classmates and friends, from left: Hannah Maguire, Annaliese Brannon , Lily Bastia and Alexandra Carter.
Melissa and Keith Harrigan comfort their son Aiden on his first day of kindergarten yesterday at John Brown Francis School. He was ready to start.
Wednesday was the first day of school at John Brown Francis Elementary. The school, with an enrollment of 271, had a smooth opening in spite of a few teary students. (Warwick Beacon photos by John Howell)