An arrogant and unorthodox teacher returns as principal to the idyllic high school from which he had earlier been fired to find it a den of drug abuse, gang violence, and urban despair. Eventually his successful but unorthodox methods lead to a clash with city officials that threatens to undo all his efforts. Based on a true story. Written by
Keith Loh <email@example.com>
Eastside High never had a principal this tough...or one who cared this much about its students.
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Did You Know?
spent time with the real-life Joe Clark to capture his mannerisms and sayings. See more
After Mr Clark is done keeping the Fire Chief out, on his way back into the school he tells Mr Darnell its good to have him back. Mr Darnell says "You should have never fired me in the first place". He never fired him. He suspended him. See more
Get off welfare!
Referenced in Studio C: Episode #2.10
WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE
Performed by Guns N' Roses
Courtesy of Geffen Records
by arrangement with Warner Special Products
Written by Slash
, Axl Rose
, Steven Adler
, Izzy Stradlin
and Duff McKagan
(as Duff Rose McKagen) See more