PRESS PHOTOS BY SARAH TAKACSAbove: Bernardita Diaz and her son, Caleb Gonzalez, wait for the doors to open at Harry S Truman Elementary School Aug. 27 for kindergarten orientation.
Jairliz Figueroa and her brother Josian wait with their uncle, Roland Savir, for the eagerly awaited first day at Harry S Truman Elementary School.
PRESS PHOTOS BY SARAH TAKACSBrandi Lasso waits with her mom, Kerri. She was a little nervous, but more excited for school to start.
Left: Jesse Pursel, one of the newest Falcon kindergarten students, is escorted to school on his first day by mom Christina, dad Dennis, and brothers Aaron and Ethan.