Elderly white principal of a Bronx high school that's in a rough neighborhood tries to keep everyone's spirits up despite having to deal with unmotivated teachers and disinterested students.
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1988   1987  
Won 1 Primetime Emmy. See more awards »

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 Principal Joe Danzig (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Harry Barnes (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Mary Caitlin Callahan (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Jack Feldspar (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Gus Butterfield (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Sara Newhouse (21 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Roz Hemphill (18 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Matthew Littman (13 episodes, 1987-1988)
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 Roberta Hughes (11 episodes, 1987-1988)
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Elderly white principal of a Bronx high school that's in a rough neighborhood tries to keep everyone's spirits up despite having to deal with unmotivated teachers and disinterested students.

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19 March 1987 (USA)  »

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brilliant but cancelled!
23 October 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

i was fascinated by the previous posters comparison to both l.a. law and st. elsewhere, there was a time when i considered the three my favorite shows! growing up in the 80's, they completely shaped my image of the world, i wanted to be first a doctor, then a lawyer and then a teacher and i swear these shows had something to do with that. in any event, i almost went to high school in the bronx -ended up in brooklyn instead- but can attest to the accuracy of the depiction of public school in nyc. i ended up a teacher after all, so i guess i should thank the producers (for some reason i've always thought this was a stephen b/David kelly production)


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