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New school debuts in Nyssa

Workers put the finishing touches on brickwork at the new Nyssa Middle School. The new facility will open for students next week. (The Enterprise/Kristine de Leon)

NYSSA – On Monday, 280 Nyssa Middle School students will walk into an entirely different teaching and learning environment than what they had last spring.

They will see the results of months of construction.

The middle school will debut a new gymnasium, 17 new classrooms, an art room and media center, according to construction updates published on the school’s website. The updates are joint reports by the school district, Beniton Construction and Design West Architects.

“We will have a facility big enough so that students won’t have to go all over the place to go to classes,” said Angela Trujillo, secretary at Nyssa Middle School. 

Previously, middle schoolers . . .