WELCOME TO OUR SCHOOL: Douglas Byrd High School, named after the late F. D. Byrd who served as the superintendent of the Cumberland County Schools, is a comprehensive high school located in central Fayetteville. Douglas Byrd Senior High School has a rich history of excellence rooted in innovation and high expectations. In addition to providing a comprehensive curricular program, Byrd High School also includes specialized academies, which include the Finance Academy and the Academy of Green Technology. Instructional leaders at Douglas Byrd place high expectations for all students and teachers while focusing on learning and teaching. There is also a focus on the school climate at Douglas Byrd High School to ensure school safety. Community support and parent involvement in our school is welcome. Our principal, administrative team, faculty and staff, continue to make Douglas Byrd High School a great place where people want to be.
Bell Times: 8:30 a.m. – 3:40 p.m.
The use of Cumberland County Schools technology resources is a privilege, not a right. If a person violates any of the user terms and conditions named in this agreement, the CCS Acceptable Use Policy, or the Student Code of Conduct, privileges may be terminated, access to school district technology resources may be denied, and the appropriate disciplinary action shall be applied.
This is a reminder that face masks must be worn by individuals who attend Cumberland County Schools' indoor activities and sporting events, regardless of whether their ticket was purchased in person or online. Face masks will be required for entry. We will continue to limit capacity at athletic events to 50 percent.