TAPPAN, N.Y. - Students arrived at schools across the South Orangetown Central School District for the first day of classes on Tuesday.
The arrivals included kindergarten students at William O. Schaefer Elementary School in Tappen, according district spokeswoman BJ Greco.
Also on hand to welcome students on their first day of classes was Superintendent Dr. Robert Pritchard.
“We are anticipating an exciting school year for all of our students, and look forward to implementing stimulating new learning opportunities which we worked very diligently to develop over the summer break," Pritchard said.
"Here’s to a boundless 2016-17 school year to everyone in our SOCSD family."