Principal's Message

Greetings Panther Nation,

DHS Executive Principal

Bryan Byrd 

Executive Principal

I am humbled and honored to have the opportunity to partner with each of you to ensure
that our students are provided with a quality education in a safe, orderly, productive, and engaged learning environment.  The opportunity to serve the students, staff, and our Panther Nation community is a dream come true.  We will continue to build on the rich history of Duncanville High School by committing to excellence, epitomizing professionalism, and collaborating with all campus stakeholders to ensure that our campus is  a campus that others pattern themselves after.

I am a graduate of Henderson State University, where I earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology.  I began my teaching career in Duncanville ISD at Reed Middle School in 2003. As a lifelong learner, I attained my Master’s Degree of Educational Administration at the University of North Texas in 2011. 

The 2023-2024 school year marks my 21st year in education.  Throughout my educational career, I have served as Principal, Associate Principal of Curriculum and Instruction, Assistant Principal, Coach, and Classroom Teacher.

Who are we?

Vision: We are a Destination campus committed to excellence.

Mission: We will ensure that all students are provided with a quality education in a safe, orderly, productive, and engaged environment. 

Motto: Excellence is the Standard


2023-2024 Duncanville High School Focus: Provide our students with a safe, orderly, productive and engaged environment. Build trust with our Duncanville community by establishing and nurturing a positive climate through open, and honest communication. 

Provide our students with quality Tier I Instruction.

Ensure that our teachers receive instructional support through campus Professional Development. 

Commit to continuous school improvement by reviewing data to identify strengths and opportunities for growth for the school and school community.

How will we build on the tradition of excellence? 

  • Build trust between all stakeholders
  • Establish a commitment to continuous improvement
  • Set high expectations
  • Celebrate success
  • Open solution-minded feedback
  • Teamwork
  • Data-driven focus

Our campus is your campus!  I look forward to continuing the great tradition of Duncanville High School and serving the city of champions.
It is Always a Great Day to be a Duncanville Panther! #BTL

Bryan K. Byrd Jr.
Duncanville High School Executive Principal

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