About Our School

About Our School

 
Leesville Road High School is a high performing comprehensive high school with nationally recognized academic, athletic, and fine arts programs. It is one of 27 high schools in the Wake County Public School System, the largest school system in the state.
 
Mission Statement
 
Wake County Public School System will provide a relevant and engaging education and will graduate students who are collaborative, creative, effective communicators, and critical thinkers.
 
Vision Statement
 
Leesville Road High School staff along with parents and other community stakeholders will provide students with a safe, supportive, engaging environment conducive to learning. Teachers will plan and facilitate rigorous learning experiences that spark each student’s interest to achieve academic success and pursue learning beyond the classroom. Students will be accountable partners in their learning and will graduate from Leesville Road High School as critical thinkers with the necessary skills to solve future challenges.
 
Core Beliefs
  • Every student is uniquely capable and deserves to be challenged and engaged in relevant, rigorous, and meaningful learning each day.
  • Every student is expected to learn, grow, and succeed while we eliminate the ability to predict achievement based on socioeconomic status, races, and ethnicity.
  • Well-supported, highly effective, and dedicated principals, teachers, and staff are essential to success for all students.
  • The BOE, superintendent, and all staff, while sustaining best practices, will promote and support a culture of continuous improvement, risk-taking, and innovation that results in a high-performing organization focused on student achievement.
  • The BOE, superintendent, and all staff value a diverse school community that is inviting, respectful, inclusive, flexible, and supportive.
  • The Wake County residents value a strong public school system and will partner to provide the support and resources to fully realize our shared vision, accomplish the mission, and sustain our core beliefs.
Value Statements
  • Purposeful instruction enables students to learn in a variety of styles and at different paces.
  • Upholding high expectations fosters student achievement.
  • A safe and orderly school environment is essential for optimal learning.
  • All stakeholders (students, staff, and parents) are valued and respected.
  • Participation in academic and extracurricular activities increases engagement in the school community.
  • Community involvement is vital to our school’s success.
 
Virtual Tour
 
Click the following links to virtually explore selected areas of our school. Note these views are compatible with Google Cardboard for an immersive experience. Look for additional tours to be added soon.
 
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