Welcome back students

It’s all smiles for these students at Cedar Island Elementary on the first day of school Tuesday, Sept. 5. (Photo courtesy of Osseo Area Schools) A district staff member and a student are reunited after the a summer apart. (Sun Post staff photos by Kevin Miller) Osseo Senior High School students gather for a first day of school pepfest. Photo courtesy of Osseo Area Schools) Fifth graders at Elm Creek Elementary School gather outside of school on the first day of school. (Photo courtesy of Osseo Area Schools) These Basswood Elementary School students celebrate their first day of kindergarten on Sept. 5. (Photo courtesy of Osseo Area Schools) Students at Cedar Island Elementary School start the first day of school with a fun activity. (Photo courtesy of Osseo Area Schools) On a brisk Sept. 5 morning, students returned to class at Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts, a magnet school in the Osseo Area School District that is located in Brooklyn Park. 
A crossing guard ensures the safe passage of a family in a cross walk in front of Birch Grove. (Sun Post staff photos by Kevin Miller)
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On a brisk Sept. 5 morning, students returned to class at Birch Grove Elementary School for the Arts, a magnet school in the Osseo Area School District that is located in Brooklyn Park. A crossing guard ensures the safe passage of a family in a cross walk in front of Birch Grove. (Sun Post staff photos by Kevin Miller)