• Patrick Henry High School is one of two high schools in Roanoke City Public Schools. Our vision is that all students can achieve success in a positive learning environment that embraces empathy and accessibility through trust. 

    Patrick Henry is home to the Patriots and led by Principal Dr. Karen Leslie and Assistant Principals Joseph Booan, Sharon Hicks, Stephanie Picard, Todd Reichert, and Derrick Sessor.

    School Quality Report


  • Home of the Patriots

    Patrick Henry High School
    Main Office: (540) 853-2255
    Fax: (540) 853-1575
    2102 Grandin Road SW
    Roanoke, VA 24015

    Dr. Karen Leslie | kleslie@rcps.info

    Administrative Assistants
    Cheryl Manigault | cmanigault@rcps.info 
    Nicole Willis | nwillis@rcps.info 

    Parsons Hall 
    (540) 853-6156

    Assistant Principal Sharon Hicks | shicks@rcps.info 
    Administrative Support: Vickie Crawford 

    McQuilkin Hall
    (540) 853-2759

    Assistant Principal Joseph Booan  | jdbooan@rcps.info
    Administrative Support: Cassandra Powell

    Penn Hall
    (540) 853-2320  

    Assistant Principal Stephanie Picard | spicard@rcps.info
    Assistant Principal Derrick Sessor | dsessor@rcps.info 
    Administrative Support: Kirstin Thompson

    Persinger Hall
    (540) 853-2296

    Assistant Principal Todd Reichert | treichert@rcps.info 
    Administrative Support: Rachel Patterson 

    Attendance Office 
    Ernestine Critzer
    (540) 853-2637 | ecritzer@rcps.info 

    School Counseling
    Amy Fiddler
    (540)-853-2600 | aefiddler@rcps.info

    Transition Specialist
    Michele Franklin
    (540) 853-1103 | michelefranklin@rcps.info

    Teen Health Center
    (540) 853-1248

    Athletic Director
    Patti Sheedy
    (540) 853-1190 | psheedy@rcps.info

    School Psychologist
    Stephanie Sexton
    (540) 853-1083 | ssexton@rcps.info

    Financial Office
    Eileen Guerry
    (540) 853-2350 | eguerry@rcps.info