School Leadership Council

The School Leadership Council has been identified as a best practice in school districts throughout the country. This group helps to strengthen the collaborations between community and school educators. Membership in the School Leadership Council is comprised of core constituency groups—parents, community representatives, school staff, and students—who work diligently to shape programs that will drive high academic standards.

Belmont Runyon's School Leadership Council


  • Dr. Deneen Washington, Principal
  • Sherell Benders-Smith, Vice Principal
  • Denise L. Taylor, Vice Principal
  • Genell Jackson, Vice Principal