Finally for some the school gates open

Classrooms, playgrounds full of action as staged return begins
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TOGETHER AGAIN: Wangaratta West Primary School teacher Jess Allan was pleased to welcome back students Zahra Twitt-Kilguss, Noah Johnson, Milly Hines, Will Penney, Amelia Anderson-Skinner and Ivy Bettio yesterday, as they returned as part of the staged re-opening of schools. PHOTO: Leah Anderson-Byrne

CLASSROOMS began to fill across the Rural City of Wangaratta yesterday, as schools welcomed some students back to face-to-face learning.

In line with the State Government’s staged return from remote learning – which has been in place since the start of term two – prep, grade one and two students, as well as year 11s and 12s, were reunited with their teachers.

Wangaratta District Specialist School, in line with statewide guidelines, was the first local school to welcome its entire student population back from remote learning.


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