Social Circle started school Friday morning as parents dropped off their children and teachers prepared for the school year. There were a lot of hugs, tears and excitement. Walton County's other schools both private and public will begin school in the coming weeks.
Jason Lowen kisses his daughter, Sydney, 4, Friday morning as she embarked on her first day of school at Social Circle Primary School. Social Circle City Schools were the first in Walton County to start the new school year.
Lisa Nester kisses her son Paul Vickery, 5 with his father Brayden Nester by his side.
Brandi Pearce, a teacher at Social Circle Primary Elementary helped students find their classroom Friday morning.
Mallory Banke, a counselor at Social Circle Primary, helped students to their classroom Friday morning.