Celebrities Wave Goodbye To Their Kids On The First Day Back To School

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It doesn't matter if you're a celebrity or not, school finds us all!

It might be back to school for the ordinary children but just because mum or dad are famous doesn't mean that celebrity offspring get away with it! 

Sir Elton John, Wayne Rooney and Madonna are amongst the parents who are waving goodbye to their children this week as they kick off the summer term at school. 

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Proud dad this morning. First day back at school for my boys

A photo posted by Wayne Rooney (@waynerooney) onSep 6, 2016 at 12:59am PDT

Manchester United captain Wayne Rooney, 30, posted an adorable snap of his two of his sons, Kai, six, and Klay, three, before heading out on the school run. 

His wife Coleen, also celebrated the momentous occasion with her own Instagram followers. The couple's third son, Kit, isn't old enough to be heading off to school with his brothers yet. In fact, at six months old he's not even out of nappies yet!


Kai & Klay ready for their first day back at school

A photo posted by Coleen Rooney (@coleen_rooney) onSep 6, 2016 at 1:19am PDT

Proud mum Madonna posted a photo of her adopted children David and Mercy as they got ready for their first day back to school after the summer holidays.

She captioned it: "First Day of School!! I'm Good with 4 hours of sleep I swear!" 


First Day of School!! I'm Good with 4 hours of sleep I swear!

A photo posted by Madonna (@madonna) onSep 6, 2016 at 7:03am PDT

Actress Jessica Alba's husband Cash Warren got a bit emotional when he posted a photo of their children Honor and Haven as they packed up their lunch boxes and sent them off to school.

Sir Elton John shared a beautiful photograph of his children with husband David Furnish, Zachary, five and Elijah, three. He used #ShareTheLove to show his pride. 


Back to school @davidfurnish #ShareTheLove

A photo posted by Elton John (@eltonjohn) onSep 6, 2016 at 12:31am PDT

Presenter and mum of two Amanda Holden posted an emotional message to her youngest daughter Hollie who started school for the first time this week. Hollie's older sister Alexa, 10, was sure to show her the ropes!


First day of school. Mama is a mess!

A photo posted by Amanda Holden (@noholdenback) onSep 5, 2016 at 11:47pm PDT

Although these parents are a tad emotional to send their children back off to school, we bet secretly they're a little pleased about getting some peace and quiet after the jam packed summer holidays!