Iraqis wary as school year starts Six million students are expected to begin school Saturday in a key test of security. By Howard LaFranchi | Staff writer of The Christian Science Monitor BAGHDAD Khadija Ali Mijaual plans to greet children and parents at the front gate of the Nejib Pasha elementary school this Saturday, just as she has done every first day of school for the past 17 years she's been principal. http://www.csmonitor.com/2004/0928/p01s02-woiq.html This article gives some great insight. The education is so important for these people. I am hoping and praying so hard that the school year comes off without a hitch for these folks.