There were a few teary eyes as parents dropped off their little ones for their first day at a brand new primary school.

Springhead Park Primary School opened its doors to nursery and reception age children for the first time in Ebbsfleet Garden City.

Principal Wayne Clayton welcomed the new cohort as they met up with their future classmates and teachers.

It is the second primary school to open in Ebbsfleet Garden City.

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Picture shows Adrian Moorhouse, CEO of Primary First Trust which runs the school, cutting  the ribbon at the opening of the school.