Who is the principal?

Principal Johnson
  • The Saint Anthony Park Elementary School community is led by principal Karen Duke.  Dr. Duke grew up in the St. Anthony Park neighborhood and attended this school as a child.  She has worked for St. Paul Public Schools for 25 years as a teacher of English language, a staff developer, and an administrator.  Prior to Saint Anthony Park, she served as principal at Randolph Heights Elementary and mentored new principals and assistant principals throughout the district.

    To learn more about Dr. Duke, visit her Principal’s Page on the homepage.

    To contact Dr. Duke directly, call 651-293-8735 or email her at karen.duke@spps.org

    Other ways to connect with Dr. Duke include;
    -Chatting with her during arrival or dismissal
    -Private meetings are always available by appointment

    Karen Duke is one of the first people you will meet when visiting the school. You will see that she sets a warm and welcoming tone for children and families.