Principal's Corner

Mr.  Darren  Leach

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Principal's Bio


Darren Leach was born and raised in Lake City and graduated from Anderson County High School. He has a B.A. in History with a double minor Education/Political Science and a Master's degree in education from the University of Tennessee. He received his Ed.S. in Administration and Supervision from Tennessee Tech. This is his eighteenth year in education, seventeen of which have been in Anderson County. He taught for seven years at The Learn Center (Behavioral Component), taught for two years in the 21st Century Program, and served for three years as the Assistant Principal at Clinton Middle School. In 2009, Mr. Leach was appointed the Assistant Principal at The Learn Center. He was named principal of Clinch River Community School in 2013. He is married with one daughter and enjoys sports, reading, working out, travel and music.