Surrounded by family, Isaiah Buckman of Farmington prepares to enter kindergarten Monday at the W.G. Mallett School in Farmington. Mother Shelby Bachelder, younger brother Noah and father John Bachelder, right, along with grandmother Sally Buckman, left, walk toward the school with him. School began in Mt. Blue Regional School District and SAD 58 on Monday for grades kindergarten through nine. Grades 10 to 12 begin Tuesday.

Oaklee Carleton eagerly walked toward the front door of the W.G. Mallett School in Farmington on Monday with her older brother, Tucker, when they stopped for a first day of school photo. Oaklee begins kindergarten and Tucker was ready for third grade. School began in Mt. Blue Regional School District and SAD 58 on
Monday for grades kindergaren through nine. Grades 10 to 12 begin Tuesday.

Loaded with energy and enthusiasm for the bus to arrive, it wasn’t hard to tell who was heading for kindergarten Monday from the large group of students, parents and family members gathered at a High Street bus stop. Julian Richard, right, showed Donavan Greenman how to draw the letter Q in the sand as he paused for just a moment before the bus arrived. Both Richard and Greenman were starting their first day in kindergarten. School began in Mt. Blue Regional School District and SAD 58 on
Monday for grades kindergarten through nine. Grades 10 to 12 begin Tuesday.


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