Morris E. Leeds Middle School Home of the Bulldogs

Ms. Kala Johnstone

1100 E. Mount Pleasant Avenue
Philadelphia PA 19150
Phone: 215.248.6602

Morris E. Leeds is a community that fosters critical thinkers in all disciplines in a safe and supportive learning environment.

Morris E. Leeds Middle School

Morris E. Leeds Middle School

Message from Principal, Ms. K. Johnstone



Welcome to the Leeds Middle School website.  The administration and dedicated staff at Leeds intend to guide our students into becoming productive citizens socially, emotionally and educationally.  It is our responsibility to provide the educational climate necessary for all students to be successful.

General Info

The 2014-2015 School Year will run from September 8, 2014 to June 18, 2015. 


The School Day begins at 8:00 AM and ends at 3:04 PM.  On early dismissal days the starting time will remain the same; however, dismissal time will be 12:04 PM.  Students will be admitted into the building through the cafeteria as early as 7:30 AM for the Breakfast Program.


All students are expected to go to their advisory classroom and remain there until the start of first period.  There will be no loitering in the halls.  Students will start being marked late after the lunch room entrance door is locked and will be required to get a late pass from the school's front door entrance.


All students are expected to come to school every day on time.  If a student is absent from school, a note signed by a parent must be brought to school the next day present indicating the dates and reason for absence.  A doctor's note must be submitted to your advisor for extended periods of illness.



Students must to come to school in uniform daily:


Leeds' logo shirt (royal blue) and khaki pants or for girls khaki skirt or jumper. Leeds' logo shirt can be purchased in the main office. Students can purchase shirts at lunch period or after school.  Also, gym uniforms may be purchased which included Leeds' logo sweatshirt, tshirt, and sweat pants.