Forget studying in the library. It’s gone. And so are many of the science labs.
Students at Nogales High School will find some big changes when they return to school for the new year on Aug. 20. The La Puente campus has begun a massive renovation project that will literally transform the face of the high school.
“It’s our 50th anniversary and I like to say we’re giving the school a face-lift,” said Principal Nancy Padilla. “The students and staff are really excited about all the construction work.”
Contractors began tearing up the school this summer. Nogales’ library has literally been gutted. And the science wing is suffering a similar fate as work crews remodel the labs and classrooms.
Read more in Rich Irwin’s story NOGALES.