Photo by Chris Cooper Friends hanging out on the playground at Russellville's Preschool Academy Thursday are Emelia Chapman (right) and Hadaleigh Stokes (left).

Photo by Chris Cooper

Friends hanging out on the playground at Russellville's Preschool Academy Thursday are Emelia Chapman (right) and Hadaleigh Stokes (left).

Children are back in school after the Christmas break and these preschoolers from Ms. Tanya Taylor's and Ms. Kasie Mason's class seemed to be ready to go. Bundled up, students at Russellville's Preschool Academy enjoyed a little break Thursday on the playground despite the cold winter weather.