Phone: 704-753-2810


Degrees and Certifications:

Mr. Patrick Ledford, Assistant Principal

Mr. Ledford is a Charlotte native and grew up attending Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools.  He was raised in a family with high expectations regarding education and developing a strong work ethic.  He is the middle child in his family with two sisters.  His older sister currently works at Myers Park High School as a social studies teacher/department chair and his younger sister is a school counselor at Lake Norman High School.  Mr. Ledford grew up playing baseball and was an All-Conference catcher at North Mecklenburg High School.  He also was a bullpen catcher for the Kannapolis Intimidators.  After graduating from North Mecklenburg High School, Mr. Ledford attended the University of North Carolina at Charlotte and obtained a degree in middle grades education.  He taught mathematics for five years at Independence High School, while also serving as a baseball coach and a Principal Intern.  Mr. Ledford obtained his Master’s in School Administration through the UNCC Aspiring High School Principal’s program.  Upon completion of his Master’s degree, Mr. Ledford served as the Dean of Students and 6th grade administrator for two years at Ridge Road Middle School.  He became an administrator because he has a passion for helping others and strives to make a positive difference school wide.  Being a Charlotte Native, Mr. Ledford loves the Carolina Panthers