First-day excitement

At Constantia Primary School, principal Alistair Adams, teacher Evelyn Francis and assistant teacher Cashe de Bruyn welcomed the Grade R class.

Schools officially opened on Wednesday January 19. Most children and their parents arrived at John Graham Primary School in Plumstead with smiling, excited faces while a few looked apprehensive. At Constantia Primary School, about 30 parents waited at the gate hoping to get places for their children.

Uviwe Magadla with mom Phumeza Memani-Magadla at John Graham Primary School.
John Graham Primary School Grade 4 pupil Jasmine Thwaites with dad Everett Thwaites.