Ed Koch, the new principal, also spoke briefly at the Frankford CDC board meeting before going over to St. James.
Plans were in the works for Koch, a 34-year veteran of the School District of Philadelphia, to become principal at the high school.
When he arrived for the visit, he saw students hanging outside.
“I thought they were there to valet park,” he said.
Inside, he saw students roaming the hallways like they were at a mall.
“I thought I was at Macy’s and missed a sale,” he said.
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