Pupils have returned to Corpus Christi Catholic College in Leeds the day after Ann Maguire, 61, was fatally stabbed.

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Children arrive at Corpus Christi Catholic College the day after teacher Ann Maguire was fatally stabbedGetty

Floral tributes and photos of the Spanish teacher have been placed on the fence outside the school.

Staff and pupils paid tribute to the "best teacher in the world", who worked at the school for 40 years and was only a few months away from retirement.

Police are holding a15-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, on suspicion of stabbing Mrs Maguire in front of 30 other students.

A message from a former pupil is left as a tribute outside Corpus Christi Catholic CollegeAFP
Floral tributes and a picture of murdered Spanish teacher Anne Maguire are left outside Corpus Christi Catholic College in LeedsAFP
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Monsignor Paul Fisher conducts mass for members of the local community attending Corpus Christ Catholic Church to pray and pay their respects to teacher Ann MaguireGetty
Nuns comfort people grieving over the death of Mrs MaguireGetty
Head teacher Steve Moat and the school's the head girl and head boy leave Corpus Christ Catholic Church after laying flowersGetty