Elementary school staff aims to alleviate back-to-school jitters

Naturally some kids experiencing those back to school jitters too, but many are excited to see their friends and be back in the classroom.

"It's my goal to make sure that every child that walks through these doors knows they're special and they're coming to an exciting, fun learning place," said Laura Jawor, principal of Charles Wright Academy of Arts and Science.

She greets students returning to school with hugs and high fives.

FOX 2's Camille Amiri shows how teachers and staff at this elementary school went the extra mile to make everyone feel welcome.