Front view of the brand new $42 million Miami Norland Senior High School building during freshmen orientation on Saturday. The new construction was funded by the $1.2 billion school improvement bond and is part of a push to remodel and update aging school facilities. Saturday, August 20, 2016.
Front view of the brand new $42 million Miami Norland Senior High School building during freshmen orientation on Saturday. The new construction was funded by the $1.2 billion school improvement bond and is part of a push to remodel and update aging school facilities. Saturday, August 20, 2016. Pedro Portal pportal@miamiherald.com
Front view of the brand new $42 million Miami Norland Senior High School building during freshmen orientation on Saturday. The new construction was funded by the $1.2 billion school improvement bond and is part of a push to remodel and update aging school facilities. Saturday, August 20, 2016. Pedro Portal pportal@miamiherald.com

On this first day of school, a $42 million transformation

August 22, 2016 06:00 AM

UPDATED August 22, 2016 02:19 PM

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