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Pineville, W.Va.--Students and staff at Pineville Elementary are welcoming in the New Year with a new school.

"A brand new classroom, a brand new area, a new layout, we didn't have to walk up and down stairwells. The busses can get in and out of the building very easily. Even though it's only our first day our schedules seem to be flowing much easier as well, "says teacher Amber Marshall.

The 11.9 million dollar facility includes two computer labs, wireless internet, and a modern security system. School principal Donald Clay says the building has limited access. Visitors must be buzzed inside the front door and they have to go through the office to get anywhere else.

"Part of our old building was built in the 1940's and we had many, many doors over there whereas, here we have limited access and secure passage in and out," says Pineville Elementary principal Donald Clay.

Pineville Elementary serves 450 students from Pre-K through Fourth grade.

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