Time To Vote In The Back To School Photo Contest!

Patch users shared their favorite first day of school photos with Patch – now it is time to vote! The winner receives a $50 gift card to Caribbean Charm in Glastonbury!

Patch loves the first day of school, and now we know you do too, based on the number of entries we received in our .

We extended the entries for a day to accommodate for the Tuesday first day for many districts. Now we have chosen our Top 10, and it is time to vote in the comments.

To vote, please refer to the photo number (top right corner above the picture).

Voting in the comments section of the article will begin at 4 a.m., Sept. 6 and end at 5 p.m., Sept. 8. The photo with the most comments will win a prize – a $50 gift card to in Glastonbury.

Some more important information:

  • Open to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia who are 18 and older.
  • To enter, upload a photo to this article.
  • All entries must be received by 5 p.m., Sept. 4, 2012 Eastern Time.
  • You may enter one photo.
  • Patch editors will choose 10 photos, which will advance to the voting round. Patch readers can vote for their favorite photos by posting in the comments on the article.
  • Prize for the winning photo is a $50 gift card or a prize package of equal or greater value.
  • for complete Official Rules.



Francesca September 07, 2012 at 12:14 PM
I vote for #58!!!! Too Cute!!!
Rebecca Smith September 07, 2012 at 12:16 PM
First let me say: what numbers "on the top right above the photos"?? I don't see any numbers. I like the vintage #1 & the big sister/little brother #8. But I vote for #2, Dad, umbrella & child heading off to the schoolbus.
Elissa Bass September 07, 2012 at 12:54 PM
Hi Rebecca, thanks for voting - the numbers are just above the photos, top right. It says 1 of 10, 2 of 10, 3 of 10, etc. Good luck to everyone they are all great!
Charlene Fortenbach September 07, 2012 at 06:18 PM
#5 what style for a 2ns grader!
Elissa Bass September 08, 2012 at 10:23 PM
Thanks for voting! Voting is now closed.


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