This makes Maud and George distant cousins who will have plenty of time to bond as they enter the school year.
Though a Duchess Kate appearance at Prince George's first day of class most certainly would have been a stylish affair, the mini royal's precious debut at his new school, which Prince William and Prince Harry both attended as children, is enough to satisfy our daily cute-factor. As Kensington Palace announced earlier this week, she is again suffering from hyperemesis gravidarum, which causes acute morning sickness.
Prince George arrives for his first day of school in London. Yes, Prince George has started his schooling as he was walked into the prep school holding his father's hand.
William and George were met by Helen Haslem, head of the lower school, with William telling the teacher that his son had been watching and had "noticed" the other boys going into the school in their uniforms.
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However, news of the engagement - and Mako giving up her royal status - didn't make headlines until earlier this year. Princess Mako's engagement is expected to be announced in the coming weeks, after which an official date will be set.
BATTERSEA, ENGLAND - AUGUST 01: A general view of Thomas's Battersea school on August 1, 2017 in Battersea, England.
Maude, four, was accompanied by her father to the gates of the school on Thursday morning for the first day of term.
His move to London coincides with his parents' decision to move their main residence to Kensington Palace, as Prince William takes on more royal duties.
After a year and a half in a facility Montessori in Norfolk, the prince 4 year old discovers a new environment in this co-educational school for 18 000 pounds a year (about 20 000 euros) of the london neighbourhood of Battersea, whose philosophy is in three words: "Fun, learning, and achievement". According to the school's website, it offers a "rich and broad curriculum" that includes art, ballet, drama, French, music and physical education. It's not just for boys, either: The study found that sales for girls' shorts have risen 17 percent since a year ago.
The Duchess of Cambridge was missing from the picture as she is still too unwell.