Milford gets back in the learning swing

Olivia Skare, center, was in Milford’s Jacques Memorial School on Monday to meet her first grade teacher, Mrs. Pelkey. With Olivia are her mother, Renee, and her sister, Alison, who is starting eighth grade at Milford Middle School. Schools in Milford opened for the year on Wednesday, while Amherst and Mont Vernon students go back after Labor Day and Wilton-Lyndeborough students return on Aug. 28.

Brandon Leeman gets to know his teacher, Mrs. Pelkey, while they play a computer game during a ‘meet and greet’ session for first graders at Milford’s Jacques Memorial School on Monday.