LEAD Academy
Welcome to LEAD Academy 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 LEAD Academy High School. 
  • 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 
  • (Grades 9-12) Did not advanced from one grade to the next for one or more school years 
  • Did not perform satisfactorily on state assessment – TAKS/STAAR
  • Is pregnant or is a parent 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.

LEAD Morning Session          8:05 A.M. -12:52 P.M. 
LEAD Afternoon Session          11:22 A.M. - 3:45 P.M.
LEAD Evening Session           4:00 A.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.