First day back
The first day of the new school year dawned Monday for SMCISD with parents taking their eager scholars to school. In front of the Crockett Elementary sign, Kiyomi Saldivar strikes a pose with a poster celebrating her entry into first grade as her mother Bonnie Smith snaps a quick photo with her phone. Daily Record photos by Denise Cathey
Kindergartner Lyra Elliott walks across the crosswalk outside of her school with her father Greg as they hurry to cross the intersection.
Brothers Andreas Lopez and Julio Jr. Lopez sported smart new looks for their first day in second and fifth grade at Crockett Elementary.
Mom Heather Gonzales (above) poses for a quick photo with her son Zayden on his first day of kindergarten at Crockett Elementary.
Monday was also the first day crossing guard Richard Davis who started his first day at Crockett Elementary helping parents and students cross the busy intersection outside the school safely.