Our namesake, Mr. David Leeder, was the former Associate Director of Education from 1995 to 2001. Mr Leeder retired from the Peel board after 33 years of exemplary service. His commitment to excellence in education continues at David Leeder Middle School.
Since the school’s opening in 2002, David Leeder Middle School has prepared students to meet the challenges of a changing society by facilitating and fostering their intellectual, physical, emotional and social development in a safe and inclusive learning environment.
As a welcoming site of excellence, David Leeder is an integral part of the community where students, parents and teachers work collaboratively to meet the needs of all learners and to further enhance their strengths. It is our commitment to the values of S.P.I.R.I.T., Success, Perseverance, Integrity, Responsibility, Initiative, Teamwork, which guide us as we become lifelong learners.