Principal's Bio

Phone: 804-780-5037


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Riddick Parker

Riddick T. Parker Jr. is an educational leader with more than 15 years of administrative experience in
urban education. Prior to being appointed as the new principal of George Wythe High School, Mr.
Parker served as an assistant principal at Armstrong High School where he played an integral role in
supporting the school’s increased graduation and attendance rates. Previously Mr. Parker served as an
education consultant for Baltimore City Public Schools where he guided the development of innovative
literacy and graduation pathway programs. Mr. Parker earned a Bachelors from the University of North
Carolina in History and Communications, a Masters of Public Administration and Graduate Certificate in
Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment from Walden University, and a Graduate Certificate in School
Administration and Supervision from Johns Hopkins University.