Instagram user @jocaza shared this photo of her daughter taking off for school.
Maya Michaelian lugs her textbooks to her first day of classes in Newport Beach.
Cousins Julius and Diego pose outside of Cortez Elementary.
Courtesy of Mindy Oswalt
Tess Oswalt sits down for her first day of fourth grade at Calahan Elementary School in Northridge.
Odysseus Bostick's daughter lines up for class at Broadway Elementary Mandarin Immersion.
Liam Stackhouse starts his first day of sixth grade.
We know your kids would rather be splashing in the pool, but it's time to jump back into the books.
Tuesday was the first day of school for many students across the Southland, and we want to see photos of you and your loved ones heading to class.
Send us photos of your child's very first day of elementary school, your teen driving off to high school, your friend rolling out of bed to catch a lecture or your favorite teacher.
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That's it. We'll find them from there. If you don't use Instagram or Twitter, email your photos to email@example.com and then check back on the site to see your photos.
Need help? Check out our Ultimate Back to School guide.