(WICHITA, Kan.) — Kids in Wichita head back to school. It was the first day ever for five new schools in town. It's taken months of preparation to transition staff and students into the new buildings.
“It's just exciting that they're finally here. All this work that everybody's done to get this facility ready for kids, and the staff getting ready and today's the day-- I'm thrilled,” said Isely Elementary principal Kathy Stybr.
The hustle and bustle in the hallways, the smiling faces, a new school year, It's something this Isely Elementary principal never tires of.
“It's for these faces that come through the door every morning. They expect great things from us and we expect great things from them. That partnership that we're going to build with them this year is really thrilling and exciting, and emotional. It is, I cant help it,” said Stybr.