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School’s Open: TAPinto Piscataway 2017 ‘First Day of School’ Photo Gallery and Contest

Credits: Barbara Ebel
Credits: Barbara Ebel
Credits: Barbara Ebel
Credits: Kenneth Simmons
Autumn Flood - Arbor Intermediate Credits: Dee Brown
Credits: Pari Melkote
Credits: Pari Melkote
Credits: Pari Melkote
So happy on my first day of school 😂😂😂😂 Credits: Adriana Jara
First day of preschool at Children's Corner Credits: NicoleBal
First day of kindergarten @ EISENHOWER Elementary Credits: Nia Flores
Ready to rock the 2017-18 school year! Credits: Jigna Pokhan
Ready to rock the 2017-18 school year! Credits: Jigna Pokhan
And They are ready to rock the 2017-18 school year! Credits: Jigna Pokhan
And They are ready to rock the 2017-18 school year! Credits: Jigna Pokhan
Starting our second year at Children's Corner Pond! So excited! Credits: Kate Massa
4th grade, King School Credits: Mary Mikita
Credits: Jody-Ann Parkinson

PISCATAWAY, NJ – As students from around Piscataway return to school this week, here are some photos parents took of them on their ‘First Day of School.’

If you would like your child’s photo to be included in the TAPinto Piscataway 2017 Back-to-School Photo Gallery, please email it to piscataway@tapinto.net.

Photo captions are optional but please include the name of the photographer.

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You will also be entered for a chance to win a $25 gift card to Applebee’s, so be sure to include your name and email address with your entry.

The deadline for submissions is Saturday, Sept. 9th. The winner will be announced on Monday, Sept. 11th and will be contacted via email.

Don’t forget to sign up for our FREE eNews to keep track as the gallery is updated with your photos.

TAPinto Piscataway wishes everyone a safe and fun school year!

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