South Coast parents and their children experienced a rollercoaster of emotions as the 2019 school year got underway on Wednesday.
Nerves turned into tears and eventually smiles for most of the grade ones who started their school journeys, while the older kids shared a case of #BackToSchool fever.
Elaina Wheeler (Izotsha Primary).
Emma Rowbotham (Izotsha Primary).
Hailey Laine Michael. (Engar Primary). Supporting her is cousin, Isabella Rae Polliah.
James Sharpe (Port Shepstone Junior Primary).
Jordan and Aidan Cloete (Suid-Natal).
Kriolyn Reddy (Port Shepstone Junior Primary).
Orlando and Lake Lombard (both Izotsha Primary) with proud mom, Keryn Lee.
Rebecca Tilley (Izotsha Primary).
Shae Herbst (Izotsha Primary).
Tianna Surboyan (Port Shepstone Junior Primary) and her brother, Trizlin (Port Shepstone Senior Primary).