From a traditional retelling of the Biblical tale to modern takes on the origins of Christmas - have a look at this round up of school nativity plays from around Ripley and Heanor.
One thing’s for sure there were some top costumes on show as youngsters donned all manner of glittery head gear, outfits and even the odd beard!
Don’t forget - we will be starting our School Report feature in the New Year and we’re on the look-out for likely candidates.
We want to run in-depth articles about your school, telling readers what’s going on. If you would like your school to feature in a School Report - then please contact the paper on 0115 9446188.