LaNisha Paddock - Principal

Principal LaNisha Paddock


  • Principal LaNisha Paddock has been an educator since 2003 and has worked for Saint Paul Public Schools since 2009. Her roles have included instructional coach at Capitol Hill, administrative intern at Ramsey and Murray Middle Schools, assistant principal at Harding Senior High and Principal of Battle Creek Middle School.

    Her focus is to create a positive school climate and culture by leading through culturally relevant instruction, restorative practices, and leaning into the lens of equity and inclusion.

    In her free time Principal Paddock enjoys family movie nights and Vikings football. She and her husband have two children. They love to spend time outside being active.

    It is a pleasure to lead such a dynamic community of students, staff and families.