We asked you to send in your photos of your child’s first day at school or nursery – and you didn’t disappoint! Adorably clad in shirts, skirts, ties and jumpers big enough for them to grow into, feast your eyes on the class of 2014…
We think you’ll agree that little Nathan, four, looks super smart for his first at Hilmarton Primary School.
Looking very smart in her colour-coordinated cardigan and hairband, Hannah McAlinden, four, looks thrilled to be starting school in Liverpool.
Posing here with his older sister Rebecca, four year old David was photographed by his mum Amy on his first day at Wicklewood Primary School.
We love Max’s sun-protecting hat and reckon it’s definitely vital part of any school uniform. The five year old has just started Ashleigh Infant School in Norfolk.
Check out how sweet Alice Brazier, four, looks on her first day at Trinity Primary School in Hither Green. Looks like she already loves the hopscotch!
Striking a pose with his older sister Mia, Finn Campbell, four, is a vision in blue on his first day at Norton Primary School.
Four year old Annabelle Gibson has opted for some very sweet bunches in her hair for her first day at All Saints Leek Wooton School in Warwickshire.
Three year old Ollie Morrow is dressed and ready for his first day at Oakgrove Nursery School in this pic.
Lottie Ellerbeck, five, doesn’t look at all nervous in her first day of school photo. Possibly her little friend burrowed away in her pocket gave her a confidence boost…
Sophie Andrews, four, chose to pose on her front lawn for her first day of school snapshot. She’s attending Astwood Bank First School in Worcestershire.
Four year old Noah Madge went for a comical pose in his photo. Noah’s just started at Old Park Primary School in the West Midlands.
Rocking a very cool hairstyle (if only we could French plait our hair like that), four year old Evie Oates looks cool as a cucumber on her first day at Rowanfields Infants in Cheltenham.
Riley McColl, four, is seen here rocking a seriously cool hair cut on his first day at Asquith Primary School in Leeds. And how amazing is his bag…
Teaming a blue cardigan with a matching hairband, four year old Maisie Andrew looks set for her first day at Dorchester Primary School, Hull.
Toby Hartley, four, is one happy chappy. He’s photographed here on his first day at Shillingstone Primary School.
Four year old Melody Kirby is pictured here on her first day at Whissendine Church of England School, Rutland.
Ruby Brooks, four, looks very excited about her first day at school. And wearing a tie and blazer, she definitely looks the part!
Owen and Toby
Owen, five, and Toby, three, are photographed here on their first day at school in London.
Thumbs up to five year old Alfie John Peter Brand as he poses for his pic before his first day at St Marys Rc Primary School in Manchester.
Clare sent in this snapshot of her son Jack, four, on his first day at St Sebastians nursery.
Callum Wilkins' mum Donna told us that Callum's favourite colour is purple, which is why he looks so happy in his new school jumper!
Susie, from Devon, looks adorable in her tartan school dress.
Heidi, four, looks ready for her first day at Preshute primary school. According to her mum Yasmin, she couldn't wait to get going!
Ready for his first day at Mirus Academy, Walsall, Alex Holloway is accessorising his uniform with a bright and colourful bag.
We love four year old Mia Nichols' 'First Day At Reception' frame.
Three year old Paisley Savage looks thrilled with her (slightly oversized) new school uniform.
According to mum Ruth, Florence simply couldn't wait to get to class on her first day and skipped the whole way there.
We're loving Jasmine Lewis' bright green school cardi. She definitely stands out!
Five year old Daisy is lucky enough to have her big bro looking out for her at Framfield CEP in East Sussex.
Angela took this photo of youngest son Samuel, four, on his first in reception at Milton Mount Primary School, West Sussex, with his big brothers Lewis, 14, Daniel, 12, and Joseph, six.
We think you'll agree that four year old Dulcie looks oh-so-sweet in her Cowes Primary School uniform.
Amelia Jayne Bates, three, is photographed here on her first day at Ynysowen Primary School.
We like the combination of yellow and blue in five year old Jasmine's Burnt Yates Primary School outfit.
Four year old looks like he's having a blast in this series of first day at school pics.
Posing outside his front door, Thomas Mitchell looks set for his first day at Smithy Bridge Primary School.
Penelope Cross, three, is photographed her at her first full day at Children's House Nursery in Islington with lunchbox.
We think you'll agree that Jayden Adam Pope scrubs up well for school!
Posing with his older sister, Roo, three year old Tigger looks perfectly content in his Alderman Swindell Nursery & Infant School uniform.
Tracey sent in this pic of her grandson Alie Dixon, four, on his first day at Horbury School.
Alex, five, looks very smart in her uniform for Slated Row Special School.
Lewis looks thrilled to be starting Horley Infants School. Let's hope his love of education lasts!
Rocking matching hair 'dos, Ryhana-Roze, five, and her sister Laila-Mai, eight, look lovely in their school gear.
Charlie's mum Belinda, says he was thrilled to start St Coleman's Primary School.
Three year old Matthew was so ready to start school that he happily put on his uniform for this photograph before the big day itself.
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