Today is the first day of the new school year for most of the Texas public schools. Time for the annual "see how much they've grown" post. Payne is starting high school in 9th grade while Jackson is moving up to junior high in 6th grade. I have no issues with having a child in high school; I cannot speak about the fact my baby is in junior high.
2010 is on the left, today is on the right.
And, in case you want to go way back in time, you can see what they looked like in 2006 when they started 4th and 1st: