• Meet Our Principal

     

     
                                                      Principal
                                                                         Marco Barker 
                                                                              Principal
                                                                   mabarker@dallasisd.org
     
                                                                         
                                                                     
     In the summer of 2004, Marco Barker became an educator in Dallas Independent School District, immediately after receiving his bachelor’s degree from Paul Quinn College. In 2013 he graduated from Southern Methodist University, where he obtained his master’s degree in education administration and became a campus administrator in the fall of 2013.  For the past three years, Mr. Barker has had the pleasure of serving as the proud principal of Rosemont Elementary and Middle Schools.

    Mr. Barker was born in San Andres Island (Colombia). He moved to Dallas, Texas, in the year 2000 to further his education. Mr. Barker believes that every child can learn. Therefore, it is his responsibility as an educator to provide an environment in which ALL students can thrive and reach their maximum potential. 

    Mr. Barker is a kindhearted and compassionate leader. He believes that education is the greatest equalizer, and effective leadership is the key to success in every aspect of our lives. In his spare time, he enjoys motorcycles, scuba diving, and playing basketball.