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Posted on Mon, Sep 2, 2013 : 12:43 p.m.

Have your first day of school pictures featured on

By Kyle Mattson


An Abbot Elementary student embraces bus driver Ken Cameron on the first day of school in 2012.

Daniel Brenner I File Photo

It's time to pick out a first-day outfit, start writing that "what I did over summer" essay, and counting down the days until summer vacation starts again. That's right, school is nearly back in session.

Tuesday, Sept. 3 is when most children across Michigan will head back to their respective classrooms. will be visiting some area schools to capture photos of that first day, but we're also looking for your photos, whether it's of your little one heading off to their very first day or, if you're a student, a shot of you and your friends back in class.

To have your pictures featured here on and submit the photo using the form found below or by using the hashtag #a2photos on Instagram or Twitter.

See reader submitted photos from the first day of school 2013