All smiles as Elliot gets back to school

  • Stepping out: Citayo Outerbridge, 10, arrives for his first day back at Elliot Primary School yesterday as schools across the island returned after the summer break (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Stepping out: Citayo Outerbridge, 10, arrives for his first day back at Elliot Primary School yesterday as schools across the island returned after the summer break (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Monelle Furbert P2 with father Junior Warner (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Monelle Furbert P2 with father Junior Warner (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Kalani Smith P2 with father Keith Smith (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Kalani Smith P2 with father Keith Smith (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Monelle Furbert P2 with father Junior Warner (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Monelle Furbert P2 with father Junior Warner (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Kelin Heart Douglas with grandmother Elvira Douglas  (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Kelin Heart Douglas with grandmother Elvira Douglas (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Zaden Simons P1 and mother Jatia Simons (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Zaden Simons P1 and mother Jatia Simons (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Elijah Smith Outerbridge P1 with father Hezekiah Outerbridge (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Elijah Smith Outerbridge P1 with father Hezekiah Outerbridge (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Elijah Smith Outerbridge P1 with father Hezekiah Outerbridge (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Elijah Smith Outerbridge P1 with father Hezekiah Outerbridge (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

  • Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Elijah Smith Outerbridge P1 with father Hezekiah Outerbridge (Photograph by Akil Simmons)

    Back to School: Elliot Primary School, Elijah Smith Outerbridge P1 with father Hezekiah Outerbridge (Photograph by Akil Simmons)


There were smiles, hugs and the occasional frown as children went back to school yesterday.

Public schools across the island reopened their doors after the long summer break, with teachers and pupils ready to embrace the new term.

The Royal Gazette visited Elliot Primary School in Devonshire to capture a few special moments.

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Published Sep 11, 2018 at 8:00 am (Updated Sep 11, 2018 at 7:35 am)

All smiles as Elliot gets back to school

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