Natasha Roberts photographs her children who hold signs marking the first day of the 2013-2014 school year Monday on the front porch of their Frederick County home. From left are Ayden, a kindergartener, Ashley, a third-grader, and Kayla, a fifth-grader. All attend Greenwood Mill Elementary School. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Kenny Snow, 8, started third grade at Stonewall Elementary School. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Students arrive at Greenwood Elementary School in Frederick County Monday for the first day of school. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Aidan Parker, 7, rides his bike to the first day of second grade at Greenwood Mill Elementary School accompanied by little brother Owen, 4, and mom Elizabeth. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
Members of the Reynolds family of Frederick County walk daughter and big sister Makayla, 5, to her first day of kindergarten Monday at Greenwood Mill Elementary School. Shown with Makayla are mom Amy, little brother Conner, 3, and dad Jason. (Photo by Jeff Taylor/The Winchester Star)
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