LEAD Academy
Welcome to Longview Early Graduation High School
410 S. Green Street
Longview, TX 75601 903-381-3921  

Kimberly Shumaker, Principal

Mission Statement 
To provide a learning environment that is accepting, supports and believes that non-traditional learning can be accomplished through teachers and staff who care about the lives of their students and who can provide a solid foundation and strong belief system for “at risk” students. 

  • To provide a safe environment for “at risk” students to complete their requirements for graduation.
  • To offer students a chance to be academically successful and to be recognized for their accomplishments. 

Students must meet one of the “at risk” factors for admission into Longview Early Graduation HS. 
  • Failed 2 or more core subjects during a semester in the preceding or current school year or not maintaining a 70 in 2 or more subjects in the current semester 
  • Did not advanced from one grade to the next for one or more school years 
  • Did not perform satisfactorily on state assessment STAAR End-of-Course Exam
  • Is pregnant or is a parent or previously reported as a dropout 
  • Is a LEP student 
  • Is homeless 

All programs require an interview before acceptance. 
You will be assigned a specific time to attend school. 
You may not change your time.


Morning Session 8:15 a.m.-12:25 p.m.
Afternoon Session        11:15 a.m.-4:05 p.m.
Evening Session 3:15 p.m.-6:30 p.m.

Curriculum is delivered via computer software, as well as, highly qualified teachers. Grades are given at the end of each course in the form of a credit.