DON WORTHINGTON/Progressive Journal
Chris Copeman pins a nametag on his son, Lukas, who started school Monday in Anna Hancock’s kindergarten class at Petersburg Primary.
It's all academic

Petersburg Primary is where “the journey begins” for many local children starting school for the first time.
Whether it was students’ first time attending school, or they were returning for another school year, the halls of Petersburg Primary were filled Monday with children, parents, grandparents and great grandparents who had the first-day-of-school jitters.
To make the atmosphere calm and inviting, school employees and community volunteers greeted students.