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Tell us: How’s the first week of school going?

Students arrive for the first day of school last week at IPS School 14 in 2014.
Students arrive for the first day of school last week at IPS School 14 in 2014.
Scott Elliott

Across the city, thousands of kids are headed back to school.

Indianapolis Public Schools starts today, but some districts in Marion County began as early as last week, and others won’t for a few days yet.

We want to know: How’s it going?

We’d love to see your first day photos or new classroom snapshots and hear stories about what went well and what still needs work — Was the bus late? Did your class do a special project? Were there scheduling hiccups? Let us know.

You can comment on this story or send us an email, tweet or post on our Facebook page. Just be sure to include your name and what school or district you’re in. If we get enough responses, we’ll put them all together to share.

Here are a couple examples of photos from our staff:

Chalkbeat reporter Shaina Cavazos and her sister, Ariel, sit for a first day of school photo back in 1997 before heading off to first grade at Elizabeth Blackwell Elementary School in Schaumburg, Ill.
Chalkbeat reporter Shaina Cavazos and her sister, Ariel, sit for a first day of school photo back in 1997 before heading off to first grade at Elizabeth Blackwell Elementary School in Schaumburg, Ill.
Meghan Mangrum, Chalkbeat’s summer reporting intern, poses shyly outside Arbor Ridge Elementary School in Orlando, Fla., in 1996 for her first day of kindergarten.
Meghan Mangrum, Chalkbeat’s summer reporting intern, poses shyly outside Arbor Ridge Elementary School in Orlando, Fla., in 1996 for her first day of kindergarten.
Bureau Chief Scott Elliott and his youngest daughter, Abby, on her first day of kindergarten in 2008 at Oakview Elementary School in Dayton, Ohio.
Bureau Chief Scott Elliott and his youngest daughter, Abby, on her first day of kindergarten in 2008 at Oakview Elementary School in Dayton, Ohio.

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