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The first day of kindergarten marks a new beginning for students and parents.

Bossier Schools welcomed the Class of 2029 Monday, their first official day of class. The day was filled with excitement, jitters and even a few tears.

These students join the more than 22,000 students attending Bossier’s public school system.

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