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LEAD Achievements

Why is LEAD successful? Here's a sneak peak:

  • LEAD Academy's three graduating classes all earned 100 percent college acceptance (for three consecutive years running); 
  • 63 percent of our LAHS seniors are enrolled in AP courses;
  • Three of our schools (LEAD Academy, LEAD Southeast and Cameron) are REWARD SCHOOLS for Growth;
  • 30.9% LAHS seniors have a have a 21+ on their ACT;
  • 40% LAHS seniors have a have a GPA of 3.0 or higher;
  • LEAD Academy seniors Demarco Jackson and Larry Beddingfield have won District 10A Basketball Player of the Year in back-to-back seasons;
  • LEAD Academy Basketball Coach Matt Barksdale two-time District 10A Coach of the Year; 
  • High School teacher Melissa Martens is a 2015 Blue Ribbon Teacher; and
  • Three of our schools have seen Level 5 TVAAS Growth; and
  • LEAD Academy was renewed by the Metropolitan Nashville Public School Board of Education for another 10 years.

To read more about our many successes, please check out our latest annual report