Provide support, supervise, evaluate, and coach school principals and assistant principals in identifying strengths and areas of growth to develop, enhance and cultivate educational leadership within Las Cruces Public Schools


The Leadership Department strives to provide ongoing professional development and support to building level administrators through:

  • Focusing on student achievement
  • Strengthening leadership competencies within individuals
  • Supporting administrators in identifying systems which build positive and engaging school cultures
  • Securing resources and materials needed to build leadership capacity
  • Coordinate and lead professional learning communities for building leaders
  • Develop and facilitate leadership academies and provide other opportunities for aspiring leaders
  • Collaborate with principals to provided leadership guidance and support