It’s never too early to start learning

Published 12:00 am Saturday, August 13, 2011

Pre-kindergarten teacher Katie Songy offers some words of encouragement to pre-K student Parys Mason as she colors during her first day of school Thursday. Thursday was the first day of school for pre-kindergarten students across St. John the Baptist Parish, which just began offering universal pre-kindergarten tis school year. (Staff photo by David Vitrano)