• Dr. Barksdale


    Ed.D. - University of Houston-Clear Lake 

    M.Ed. - Texas Southern University 

    B.A. - Long Island University-Brooklyn 

    Leadership Experience: 11 years

    Principal: 6 years; Assistant Principal: 5 years 

    Member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc.

  • Dr. Christopher J. Barksdale

    Founding Principal

    Welcome to Dr. Frederick D. Haynes III Global Preparatory Academy at Paul Quinn where we develop Global Changemakers in Southern Dallas.

    The mission of Haynes Global Preparatory Academy is to empower, knowledge, inquisitive, and caring young learners to take an active role in creating a more and just peaceful world through global understanding ownership and respect.

    As a staff, we are committed to ensuring every student receives the highest quality education. We believe in the power of developing and maintaining meaningful relationships, providing support systems, and offering extra-curricular clubs and organizations that focus on developing the whole child. 

    Together we will offer the greatest student experience the world has ever seen. I welcome comments, feedback, and/or suggestions that will assist us in our journey towards excellence. 

    Please feel free to email or contact the front office at 972-749-3300.