Jackson Township Elementary School third-graders Melanie Miller (above, left) and Kamryn Zadeii wait for the school's annual balloon launch Tuesday. Melanie, 8, is the daughter of Milo and Pam Miller, Brazil. Kamryn, 8, is the daughter of Diane Zadeii. Both are in Larissa Goshen's classroom. Eastside Elementary fourth-grader Donovan Cundiff (left) steps off the bus for the first day of school Tuesday. Donovan is the son of Brian and Kristi Cundiff, Brazil.