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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham (Credit: Newsday J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham talking with 6th grader Ty-A'Ishah Jahk Rezia Hardy, 11, during class while visiting Ulysses Byas Elementary School in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

New Roosevelt Superintendent Tours School District

Roosevelt School district's new superintendent, Dr. Deborah Wortham, toured the school district with other school officials on Tuesday.

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham leaving after visiting the new Roosevelt Senior High School with right and construction supervisors Michael Reid CEO for Elite Construction left and Elite construction manager Jayson HIll in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new lunch room where there is a board of quotes by different famous people, while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new lunch room where there is a board of quotes by different famous people, while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing outside the new Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris, right and CEO of Elite construction Michael Reid and Elite construction manager Jayson HIll in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
(Credit: Newsday J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new lunch room where there is a board of quotes by different famous people, while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
(Credit: Newsday J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new science lab while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
(Credit: Newsday J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new science lab while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
(Credit: Newsday J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new science lab while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris, right and lead construction manager Jayson Hill in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new science lab while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
(Credit: Newsday J. Conrad Williams, Jr.)

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new library while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School with out going super Robert-Wayne Harris, right and Elite construction manager Jayson Hill in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham standing in the new lobby while visiting the rebuilt Roosevelt Senior High School in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham talking with 6th grader Ty-A'Ishah Jahk Rezia Hardy, 11, and the class while visiting Ulysses Byas Elementary School in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham talking with 6th grader Ty-A'Ishah Jahk Rezia Hardy, 11, during class while visiting Ulysses Byas Elementary School in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham talking with 6th grader Ty-A'Ishah Jahk Rezia Hardy, 11, about the what is going on in class while visiting Ulysses Byas Elementary School in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham,
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham, right visits the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board l-r are Willa Scott, Alfred Taylor and Robert Summerville in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham visits the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham talking with 6th graders about her visit at Ulysses Byas Elementary School in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham visits the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham
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Roosevelt School district new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham visits the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Deborah Wortham, formerly schools superintendent in York, Pa.,

Deborah Wortham, formerly schools superintendent in York, Pa., came to Roosevelt to look over the district she will take over in about a month. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (June 4, 2013)

Roosevelt School district board president Robert Summerville talking
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Roosevelt School district board president Robert Summerville talking with the new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham who visited the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district present superintendent Robert-Wayne Harris talking
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Roosevelt School district present superintendent Robert-Wayne Harris talking with the incoming superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham who visited Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

Roosevelt School district board president Robert Summerville talking
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Roosevelt School district board president Robert Summerville talking with the new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham who visited the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

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Roosevelt School district board assistant president Alfred Taylor
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Roosevelt School district board assistant president Alfred Taylor talking with the new superintendent Dr. Deborah Wortham who visited the Roosevelt Middle School and members of the school board in Roosevelt. (June 4, 2013).

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