It’s back to school for L.A. Unified
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Back to class | L.A. Unified begins the 2018-19 school year

It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

Leslie Toriz, in white shirt, plays with her cousin Alex Toriz as the third-graders wait for doors to open on their first day back at Dolores Huerta Elementary School in Los Angeles on Tuesday.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

Apolonia Aragon holds the hand of daughter Josefa Aragon as parents with students form a line at the front door on the children’s first day of kindergarten at Dolores Huerta Elementary School in Los Angeles.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

Kelly Rodriguez comforts her daughter, Ashley Morales, on her first day of kindergarten, at Dolores Huerta Elementary School.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

Students form lines on the playground as they prepare to go to their classrooms on the first day of the school year at Dolores Huerta Elementary.

 (Al Seib / Los Angeles Times)
It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

Students arrive at Baldwin Hills Elementary School for the first day of class for the Los Angeles Unified School District, the nation’s second-largest school system.

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It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

School bus driver Sharon Clark comforts a teary-eyed Porter Everist, 6, as he arrives at Community Magnet School on the first day of class.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
It’s back to school for L.A. Unified

Students wait for their school bus on Rodeo Road in Los Angeles, as LAUSD begins the new school year.

 (Irfan Khan / Los Angeles Times)
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