Welcome to Liberty High School

Home of the Minuteman!  Liberty High School is part of Bedford County Public Schools serving the town of Bedford and surrounding areas.  Find useful links for teacher webpages under Our Staff or look for important forms and links under Parents and Students.  Learn more about what is happening at Liberty via the Calendar or Our School link.  Below you can find important announcements and Minutemen Good News!

Announcements:   
  • We are please to announce the SCA officers for the 2015/2016 school year.  President Anna Barrett; Vice President Jenna Siehien; Secretary Julia Scruggs; Treasurer Arianna Messier; Reporter Olivia Watts; & Historian Hannah Steele.  Congratulations!  These officers-elect will be installed at the final SCA meeting of the year. 
  • 21st CENTURY CAREER CAMPS offered this summer, JUNE 8-12, JUNE 15-19 & JUNE 22-26 from 9AM—3:30PM @BSTC/CVCC.  LUNCH AND TRANSPORTATION are provided.  See this FLYER for more information.  More details about each program can be found HERE and click HERE for the registration form.
  • A printer friendly version of the SOL Schedule can be found HERE.
  • Liberty High School is pleased to announce our Teacher of the year, Mrs. Nikaya Smith! Mrs. Smith has taught English at LHS for many years.  She has an energetic and exuberant personality who shows great passion for teaching students.  Congratulations Mrs. Smith!
  • Click here for our Student Support Schedule which provides the times of teacher availability to help students outside of regular class time. 
  • Follow our Minutemen and support our athletics on social media.  Twitter: @MinutemenPride  Instagram: Minutemen_Pride  Facebook: Minutemen Pride
  • SENIORS!  Don't miss out on important information regarding the Class of 2015.  Check out our Senior Page by following the Quick Links on the right or clicking HERE.  
  • LHS Electronic Sign Fundraiser!
    • We are asking every graduate and parent of every graduate to donate at least $1 to help make the dream of a digital sign become a reality. 
    • We've really grown in our donations recently, we appreciate your donations, please encourage others to donate.   We've raised $4,000 so far - 27% of our goal!
    • Class Leaders:
      • 1st Place: Class of 1970
      • 2nd Place: Class of 1969
      • 3rd Place: Class of 1983

Minutemen Good News:
Click here to read about success stories throughout Bedford County.

  • EOMWe are happy to announce the Employee of the Month for April, Mrs. Eva Yoder.  Mrs. Yoder is a well-liked, appreciated, and positive role model at Liberty High School.  Eva was asked at the last minute to be the School Consultative Team Coordinator at Liberty High School. She did not hesitate to step-up and add additional responsibilities to her already full workload.  Ms. Yoder is a mother figure to students as well as to employee’s children.  Eva is the type person who has no problem arriving to work early and staying late to get the job done.  Eva is truly an asset to Liberty High School.  Mrs. Yoder received a bundle of gifts provided by several generous businesses in Bedford. Gifts included a lovely arrangement of flowers from Frederick’s Flowers, an oil change from Berglund of Bedford, a free lunch from The Station, a free meal and drink each week for a month from McDonald’s in Bedford, a free meal from Wendy’s and a free sub from Bedford Subway. In addition, all Employee of the Month nominees receive a flower courtesy of Everafter Flowers. Liberty High School is proud of the accomplishments of Mrs. Eva Yoder and thanks the generous businesses for providing the wonderful gifts to show the wonderful support Liberty High School enjoys from the Bedford community.  Minutemen Succeed…No Exceptions! 
  • CVGSPresenting Central Virgina's Governor School, LHS Class of 2015 (from Left to Right) Tim Burnette, Glenn Field and Dan Brown.  These young men were chosen for some prestigious awards last night at the reception.  Dan Brown received the Excellence in Connections in Mathematics award.  Tim Burnette received the Faculty Award of Excellence.  Glenn Field received the Excellence in Computer Science award.  All three gentlemen also received All A’s All-Star awards which means they had straight A’s on every exam and every grading period for both years they attend Governor’s School.   LHS is extremely proud of their accomplishments!
  • ForensicsLiberty High School is very proud of our recent achievers.  Senior Gabe Saunders represented LHS at the State Forensics tournament where he placed 4th!  
  • Congratulations to Rhiannon Cire who took first place at History Day in an individual performance on Joan of Arc and to Mary Catherine Dudley who took third place with a documentary on Audrey Hepburn. Pictured below - Sophomore Rhiannon Cire and freshmen Mary Catherine Dudley and Faith Ringressy all placed at the regional History Day.  
  • ScholarshipLiberty High School is pleased to present the Randolph College Book to Julia Scruggs, an outstanding junior who has been selected for her achievements in academic excellence and her leadership potential. The book being presented by Liberty High School Director of School Counseling, Robyn Whorley, is The Annual Exhibition of Contemporary Art:  1911-2011, An Illustrated Timeline.  In addition to the book, Julia automatically qualifies for a renewable merit scholarship of $5000.00 per year is she applies and is accepted for admission to Randolph College.  
  • Congratulations to our senior Katie Martin who was nominated and selected to play in the 2015 VSHCA Volleyball All Star match in July.  Katie will represent Liberty High School and play in early July at Liberty University along with players throughout the state of Virginia in an East vs West match up. Katie was an All Conference 30 and All Region III First Team selection for the 2014 season as a setter for the Lady Minutemen. 
  • Congratulations to the Super Seniors for April: Kyle Ayers. Dan Brown, and Katie Horne. These seniors, who were nominated by their teachers, will receive gifts from the senior class and Domino's of Bedford.
    The Students of the Month for April 
  • The Students-of-the-Month for April are: 9th grade Maclaine Bohannon; 10th grade Kyleen Flynn; 11th Kirah Smith.  These students will be honored by Domino's of Bedford.
  • glennLiberty High School is so proud of senior Glenn Field!  Glenn Field recently competed in Charlottesville with 117 students from across the nation for the prestigious Jefferson Scholarship.  This award covers all costs for attending the University of Virginia for four years.  Glenn was chosen as one of the 35 recipients of this scholarship.  The qualities that UVA emphasizes for this award are leadership, citizenship and scholarship.  Glenn is the son of Tommy and Cynthia Field of Bedford.
  • We are SO proud of LHS's SCA!  They have been awarded the Virginia Student Councils Achievement Award for the 2014-2015 school year.  Liberty is one of the 21 schools in the Commonwealth of Virginia to receive this prestigious award. Our student council officers are pictured below. SCA Officers
  • lt governorCongratulations to Ashley Franklin who was elected Lieutenant Governor for the Key Club of District 15A in Virginia.  Key Club is the oldest and largest service program for high school students. It is a student-led organization that teaches leadership through service to others. Members of the Kiwanis International family, Key Club members build themselves as they build their schools and communities.
  • LHS has been chosen as a Blue Star School for the 2013-2014 academic year. To qualify as a Blue Start School, a school, testing ten or more students, must have achieved a 75% passing rate on our Financial Literacy Certification Test and have EITHER a majority of students on a given grade level take the Test OR have the students who took it achieve an average score of 80% or higher. This is no small feat. All the 2013-14 Blue Star Schools are listed in the attached.  FROM David J. Anderson, Executive Vice President of Working In Support of Education:  "We are truly proud of your students’ accomplishment. We are equally proud of you and your teachers who helped them become Certified Financially Literate™. Because of your dedicated and tireless commitment, you have given them vital knowledge about their personal finances. You have also provided them with the tools they need to become financially capable young adults.  Once again, congratulations to all of this years Blue Star schools for an outstanding achievement and sincere thanks for your tremendous hard work in helping to improve the financial literacy of our nation’s young people."
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Upcoming Events
Date and Time: May 07, 2015 7:00PM-10:00PM (EST)
Category: School Board Meeting
Location: SBO Conference Room
Date and Time: May 22, 2015
Category: Academic
Date and Time: May 23, 2015
Category: Academic
Location: Liberty University
Date and Time: May 25, 2015
Category: Holiday
Date and Time: May 26, 2015-May 27, 2015
Category: Professional Development
Date and Time: Jul 03, 2015
Category: Holiday
Date and Time: Aug 06, 2015-Aug 07, 2015
Category: Professional Development
Date and Time: Aug 07, 2015
Category: Professional Development

Professional Development for returning teachers

Date and Time: Aug 10, 2015-Aug 14, 2015
Category: Professional Development
Date and Time: Aug 13, 2015
Category: Academic
Date and Time: Aug 17, 2015
Category: Academic