When Wendy Phillips, a first grade teacher at McKay Creek Elementary School, asked her students if they were nervous for the first day of school, Chris Fritsch’s hand shot up.
While Fritsch isn’t a student, Tuesday marked his first day of school as the Pendleton School District superintendent.
McKay Creek was his first stop as a part of a day-long tour of every school in the district.
InterMountain Education Service District spokeswoman Michele Madril was snapping photos of students posing with a welcome banner before school started.
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