Pastor Byron Herchenroder - Pastor and School Administrator

Pastor Byron Herchenroder has served at Faith Baptist Church and Deltona Christian School since 1983. Before coming here, he and his wife Bev served as missionaries to Mexico. He has served as assistant pastor to his father, Pastor Don Herchenroder (founder of DCS), and is now the senior pastor and school administrator. He has faithfully continued the vision for DCS for over 40 years. 

Mr. Philip Herchenroder - School Principal

Mr. Phillip Herchenroder has been the school principal since 2005. He has served along with his father, Pastor Byron Herchenroder, and has helped the school grow both academically and numerically. Mr. H has a desire to see young people grow in knowledge and also in their spiritual walk with the Lord. Many students and parents have come to know Jesus Christ as their Savior as a result of his heart for the Lord.

All of our teachers have one or more of the following qualifications: 

  • Bachelor’s Degree or higher in any subject
  • Three or more years of K-12th grade teaching experience
  • Special skills, knowledge, or expertise that qualifies them to provide instruction in K-12th grade subjects


Reporting Misconduct by Instructional Personnel and Administrators All instructional personnel, educational support employees, and school administrators have an obligation to report misconduct by instructional personnel, educational support employees, and school administrators which affects the health, safety, or welfare of a student. Examples of misconduct include obscene language, drug and alcohol use, disparaging comments, prejudice or bigotry, sexual innuendo, cheating or testing violations, physical aggression, and accepting or offering favors. Reports of misconduct of employees should be made to the acting directors of the respective campuses:

  • Heather Mitchell – Acting Director at the Lower School (1404)
    • Address: 1200 Providence Blvd. Deltona, FL 32725
    • Email:
  • Phillip Herchenroder – Acting Director at the Upper School (4589)
    • Address: 935 Howland Blvd., Deltona, FL 32738
    • Email:

Reports of misconduct committed by administrators at either campus should be made to Pastor Byron Herchenroder, President of Deltona Christian School and Faith Baptist Ministries.

  • Pastor Byron Herchenroder – President
    • Email:

Legally sufficient allegations of misconduct by Florida certified educators will be reported to the Office of Professional Practices Services. Policies and procedures for reporting misconduct by instructional personnel or school administrators which affects the health, safety, or welfare of a student are posted in the Ethics in Education Document in the Faculty/Staff Manual (and is available for review at the main offices at both campuses) and on our Web site at