School bus driver comforts boy by holding his hand on first day of school


AUGUSTA, Wis. (CNN) – We’ve all been there.

First-day-of-school jitters for a four-year-old boy in Wisconsin were caught on camera last week.

Amy Johnson snapped the photo of her son, Axel, which has now gone viral.

The photo shows the bus driver, identified as Isabel Lane, holding Axel’s hand.

When Axel got on the bus, he started to cry a little because he was scared for his first day of school.

“Buddy, you got this and will have so much fun,” Lane said. Then she stuck her hand behind her seat and he grabbed on by the time they got to the end of the road he’d stopped crying.

In our 2nd “official” year in the school, we really need to shout out our school staff. This is one of our wonderful…

Posted by Augusta Police Department on Thursday, September 5, 2019

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