Over in the Penn Harris Madison School District, more than 10,000 kids headed back to school.
We stopped by Penn High School where kids were decked out in their back-to-school gear as they got off their buses.
New to PHM this year, added security measures at the elementary schools.
Visitors will now be buzzed in and their driver's licenses will be scanned and used as a visitor's pass.
The extra step will help screen possible sex offenders.