There were bags ready the night before, uniforms laid out and lunchboxes packed as students, and parents alike, settled into the school routine for the start of another big year.
Sacred Heart Central School welcomed 20 kindergarten students to their family today, bringing the student body to about 300.
At Cootamundra Public School they will have two kindergarten classes starting from next Tuesday.
EA Southee Public School also starts their newest students after the rest of the school population, with 19 kindergarten boys and girls to start ‘big school’ next Monday.
Stockinbingal Public School has done extremely well with numbers this year, welcoming six kindergarten students to their fold, bringing the total school size to 24 students.
While Wallendbeen has no new kindergarten students this year, numbers are holding steady at 17.
The start of school is an emotional time for parents, as they wave their little ones off on a new adventure, but if the youngsters at Sacred Heart are anything to go by, this is one adventure all will love.