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Roosevelt, N.Y., Chief Named

By Katie Ash — September 25, 2007 1 min read

Robert-Wayne Harris will begin a three-year term Oct. 15 as the superintendent of the 2,800-student Roosevelt Union Free School District in Roosevelt, N.Y. He previously was an administrator at the neighboring 7,700-student Freeport, N.Y., district. He replaces interim Superintendent Roxanne Garcia. The troubled district is $8 million in debt, and was taken over by the state in 2002. (“N.Y. District Braces For State Takeover,” May 15, 2002.)

A version of this article appeared in the September 26, 2007 edition of Education Week

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