Buckner Barber School

History

Buckner Barber School Inc was founded on January 3rd, 2005 by Chiedozie N. Okafor. The first class of students was enrolled on January 15, 2005 and had its first graduating class on July 2006.

The Buckner Barber School Inc. became an ‘S’ Corporation on April 19, 2006 and is located at 1515 S. Buckner Blvd Suite 147 in Dallas, Texas 75217. The president and director is Nwamaka P. Okafor who resides in Garland Texas. The vice-president is Mr. Chibuzo K. Okafor who also resides in Garland Texas.

Dear Student,

Welcome to Buckner Barber School and thank you for selecting us to assist you in obtaining your desired Barber Training. You are now entering into a field experience that will hopefully provide you with the opportunity for successful future in the beauty industry.

At Buckner Barber School, our prime objective is to offer training that prepares the successful student to acquire the knowledge and skills necessary to pass the Texas State Board Exams. In the process, our secondary objective is to maximize the development and personal growth of each student as a total person, to help each student discover his/her potential and hopefully function as barber entrepreneurs and teachers of the future.

Our prime vocational objective is to train and produce graduates sufficiently knowledgeable to seek and find employment in the beauty industry. The successful student should be able to function effectively in one of the many specialty areas such as: Barber, Hair Stylist, Hair Colorist, or as a Barber Shop Owner, Barber Instructor, Supervisor, Director or School Owner.

The teaching and training at Buckner Barber School represents the spectrum of Barber/ Stylist knowledge and experience. Our instructors present a challenging teaching and learning environment designed to maximize the student’s preparation and opportunity for success in one of today’s most exciting career fields---the beauty industry.

It is a pleasure to have you join us at Buckner Barber School. Our goal is to help you discover you ability to transform your life and other’s lives by your training. The degree of success will depend on the effort you are willing to apply during the entire course of your training.

Sincerely,

Owner/ Director     Nwamaka P. Okafor