Welcome to Dunbar, Principal Ball

Let’s get to know the new principal!

After 12 years, Principal Betsy Rains retired last school year. In July, a new principal was selected by the school’s School Based Decision Making councilOriginally from Tampa, Mr. Marlon Ball graduated from the University of Florida, and he began his career as a history teacher at the middle and high school levels later moving into administration. As head principal, Mr. Ball said “I’m looking forward to moving the school forward in many ways.” He said that his specific focus is equity because “that’s what equity is supposed to look like when everybody has an opportunity for success.”