Elizabeth Leonard



Degrees and Certifications:

Elizabeth Leonard

Mrs. Leonard joined the Highland School of Technology Administrative Team in the summer of 2018. She spent nine years in the classroom as a high school science teacher, primarily in Chemistry, at North Gaston High School. She is a proud product of Gaston County Schools, graduating from Cherryville High School in 2001, and currently resides in the Dallas community with her husband and daughter.

2005 B. A., Lenoir- Rhyne College
2013 M. A., Mississippi State University
2015 License in School Administration, Appalachian State University

Certifications & Recognitions
2016 National Board Certification, Adolescent/Young Adult Science
2017 National Board Standard Setting Panelist, Adolescent/Young Adult Science
2010-2011 North Gaston New Teacher of the Year
2010-2011 Gaston County Schools New Teacher of the Year
2013-2014 North Gaston Teacher of the Year
2013-2014 Finalist, Gaston County Schools Teacher of the Year
2015 Gaston Gazette Star Teacher
2018 Gaston Gazette Star Teacher