Our School Mission

  • Our mission at Douglas Byrd High School is to promote a positive and safe environment where all students are empowered to collaborate, compete, and succeed in an interconnected world. Douglas Byrd High established the following goals in alignment with the school’s mission statement:


    • Every student in Cumberland County Schools will graduate from high school prepared for work and further education.
    • Every student has a personalized education.
    • Every school district has up-to-date financial, business, and technology systems to serve its students, parents, and educators.
    • Every student is healthy, safe, and responsible.


    Our ALMA MATER: May our spirits rise like her pines to the sky. May our minds stay free like the Eagles that fly. May we stand united by loyalties tie. To our Alma Mater Byrd Senior High!