Bubble machines, hero music, and high hopes for school year just begun

WINSTED — Students returning to Batcheller Early Education Center in Winsted were greeted with chalk drawings saying “Welcome to school!” The cheery decorations had been provided by the school’s PTO for the first day of classes in the Winchester School District, which  was Wednesday, Aug. 30.

The PTO also provided welcome-to-school balloons, a bubble machine and, as students walked into the entranceway, “superhero” music played as teachers greeted incoming students.

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