School’s back in session

Butler Avenue students walk to their classrooms Monday morning on the first day of school. - Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent
A third-grade student in Crystal Wells’ class unpacks her book bag. - Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent
Students went through the line in the cafeteria before going to class Monday morning. - Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent
A group of third grade Butler Avenue students sit outside their class on the first day of school. - - Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent
A third-grader gets her desk arranged on the first day of school. - - Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent
Students enjoyed breakfast before heading to class. - - Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent
Joshua Bass, a student at Salemburg Elementary School, enjoys coloring. Also pictured is Yasmin Fuentes, and Ella Bartley. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
Stormi Moore, a teacher at Salemburg Elementary School, gives a pencil to Auriale McElroy. Also pictured is Case Tyson and Juliana Martinez. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
Teacher Randi Kaye Honeycutt enjoys hugging student Calvin Lacewell as he enter the building for the first day of school. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
Assistant Principal Becky Hines, left, welcomes students back at Roseboro Elementary School. Also pictured is members of Clinton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
Cheerleaders from Lakewood High School cheer on elementary students as they return. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
With bookbags on their backs, a group of students prepare for a new year at Roseboro Elementary. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
First-grader Abby Jackson prepares to add a new color to her assignment. Also pictured is Ella Bartley, James Melvin and Yasmin Fuentes. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
Salemburg Elementary's Daisy Aguirre, Efrain Gonzalez, Nykeelah Johnson, and Aaron Walker concentrate on their coloring assignment. (Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent) - - Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

Butler Avenue students walk to their classrooms Monday morning on the first day of school.

A third-grade student in Crystal Wells’ class unpacks her book bag.

Students went through the line in the cafeteria before going to class Monday morning.

A group of third grade Butler Avenue students sit outside their class on the first day of school.

A third-grader gets her desk arranged on the first day of school.

Students enjoyed breakfast before heading to class.

Assistant Principal Becky Hines, left, welcomes students back at Roseboro Elementary School. Also pictured is members of Clinton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.

Butler Avenue students walk to their classrooms Monday morning on the first day of school.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTSF1.jpgButler Avenue students walk to their classrooms Monday morning on the first day of school. Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent

A third-grade student in Crystal Wells’ class unpacks her book bag.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTSF2.jpgA third-grade student in Crystal Wells’ class unpacks her book bag. Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent

Students went through the line in the cafeteria before going to class Monday morning.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTSF3.jpgStudents went through the line in the cafeteria before going to class Monday morning. Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent

A group of third grade Butler Avenue students sit outside their class on the first day of school.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTSF4.jpgA group of third grade Butler Avenue students sit outside their class on the first day of school. Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent

A third-grader gets her desk arranged on the first day of school.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTSF5.jpgA third-grader gets her desk arranged on the first day of school. Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent

Students enjoyed breakfast before heading to class.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTSF6.jpgStudents enjoyed breakfast before heading to class. Kristy D. Carter|Sampson Independent

Joshua Bass, a student at Salemburg Elementary School, enjoys coloring. Also pictured is Yasmin Fuentes, and Ella Bartley.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_1431.jpgJoshua Bass, a student at Salemburg Elementary School, enjoys coloring. Also pictured is Yasmin Fuentes, and Ella Bartley.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

Stormi Moore, a teacher at Salemburg Elementary School, gives a pencil to Auriale McElroy. Also pictured is Case Tyson and Juliana Martinez.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_1439.jpgStormi Moore, a teacher at Salemburg Elementary School, gives a pencil to Auriale McElroy. Also pictured is Case Tyson and Juliana Martinez.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

Teacher Randi Kaye Honeycutt enjoys hugging student Calvin Lacewell as he enter the building for the first day of school.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_42.jpgTeacher Randi Kaye Honeycutt enjoys hugging student Calvin Lacewell as he enter the building for the first day of school.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

Assistant Principal Becky Hines, left, welcomes students back at Roseboro Elementary School. Also pictured is members of Clinton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_31.jpgAssistant Principal Becky Hines, left, welcomes students back at Roseboro Elementary School. Also pictured is members of Clinton Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

Cheerleaders from Lakewood High School cheer on elementary students as they return.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_50.jpgCheerleaders from Lakewood High School cheer on elementary students as they return.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

With bookbags on their backs, a group of students prepare for a new year at Roseboro Elementary.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_40.jpgWith bookbags on their backs, a group of students prepare for a new year at Roseboro Elementary.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

First-grader Abby Jackson prepares to add a new color to her assignment. Also pictured is Ella Bartley, James Melvin and Yasmin Fuentes.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_1430.jpgFirst-grader Abby Jackson prepares to add a new color to her assignment. Also pictured is Ella Bartley, James Melvin and Yasmin Fuentes.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent

Salemburg Elementary’s Daisy Aguirre, Efrain Gonzalez, Nykeelah Johnson, and Aaron Walker concentrate on their coloring assignment.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
https://www.clintonnc.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/web1_BTS_1429.jpgSalemburg Elementary’s Daisy Aguirre, Efrain Gonzalez, Nykeelah Johnson, and Aaron Walker concentrate on their coloring assignment.
(Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent)
Chase Jordan | Sampson Independent
The return of city, county students … in pictures