Students listen to principal Donna Hooks for directions to their classrooms as they arrive Monday for the first day of school at Burgess Elementary School. Horry County Schools began their new year Monday. The district serves over 38,000 students and is the third largest among the South Carolina's 85 school districts and has a total of 51 schools. Photo by Steve Jessmore sjessmore@thesunnews.com
Students listen to principal Donna Hooks for directions to their classrooms as they arrive Monday for the first day of school at Burgess Elementary School. Horry County Schools began their new year Monday. The district serves over 38,000 students and is the third largest among the South Carolina's 85 school districts and has a total of 51 schools. Photo by Steve Jessmore sjessmore@thesunnews.com sjessmore@thesunnews.com
Students listen to principal Donna Hooks for directions to their classrooms as they arrive Monday for the first day of school at Burgess Elementary School. Horry County Schools began their new year Monday. The district serves over 38,000 students and is the third largest among the South Carolina's 85 school districts and has a total of 51 schools. Photo by Steve Jessmore sjessmore@thesunnews.com sjessmore@thesunnews.com

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