Principal-Mr. Barren Cleark
"Education is not the failing of pail, but the lighting of the fire." -
Mr. Cleark is a native of Clarksdale, MS. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Mississippi Valley State University. He continued his education at Edinboro University in Edinboro, PA where he obtained his Masters in Educational Leadership and Instruction. From 2007-2013, Mr. Cleark served as an outstanding Biology teacher providing instruction to high school students all over the MS Delta. In 2013, Mr. Cleark embarked upon his administrative role and served in several capacities including assistant principal, principal, and technology coordinator. Most recently, Mr. Cleark successfully completed the Mississippi School Boards Association's (MSBA) Superintendent Leadership Academy. As the principal of Greenwood High School, Mr. Cleark takes pride in unifying, educating, and preparing our students for college and career through the high-quality learning experience provided on GHS's campus.