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Mr. Clayton Barksdale

I’m Clayton Barksdale, assistant principal at Cleveland Central High School, and I look forward to an exciting 2020-21 year as I serve your educational needs.  I understand this year will present many challenges; however, every challenge is an opportunity for us to problem solve, adjust then move forward.Please do not hesitate to contact me if you have any questions or concerns at

Educationally yours,


Clayton Barksdale, Sr.