We do and we have the photos to prove it. Here are 11 scenes which show everyone from TV personalities to royalty paying a visit to schools across Wearside.
Were you there for an important day at Hylton Red House Primary, Silksworth Juniors, St Benet’s RC Primary or Bernard Gilpin Primary?
How about at St Patrick’s RC Primary, Monkwearmouth School or Fulwell Juniors.
We have all this and more so why not take a look and then get in touch with your own memories.
5. Angela Rippon at Bernard Gilpin Primary
TV personality and Alzheimers Society Ambassador Angela Rippon was pictured talking to local residents and pupils at Bernard Gilpin Primary School in 2014. Can you spot someone you know in the photo?
Photo: Picture by Kervin Brady
6. Saying hello to Sportacus
Sportacus from Lazytown got to meet pupils from St Benet's RC Primary School when he paid a visit in 2008.
7. The class of '73 at Silksworth Juniors
Former Sunderland footballers Jimmy Mongomery, Dick Malone, Richie Pitt and Bobby Kerr were pictured on their visit to Silksworth Junior School in 2013.
Photo: Picture by David Allan
8. Pudsey Bear at St Patrick's RC Primary
Pudsey got a huge reception when he met the pupils of St Patrick's RC Primary in Ryhope in 2012.
Photo: Picture by Peter Berry