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Welcome from the Principal



It is with great pleasure that I serve as the principal of St. Louis Park High School. Building collaborative school and community partnerships is the foundation of learning and I hope to get to know our students and families. In alignment with the SLP mission, vision, and core values it is our charge to hold high social and academic expectations, build long lasting relationships, and create safe spaces for students to show up as their authentic selves.

Our team is committed to creating an educational experience that highlights the brilliance of our students. We believe in a balanced approach to learning that focuses both on the social-emotional well-being of our students while providing each student access and opportunity to equitable and inclusive curriculum and instruction. We strive to lift the level of student voice and choice in the classroom by providing culturally relevant instruction and pedagogy, allowing students to see their value and contributions inside and out of the classroom.

I grew up in Richfield, MN just southeast of St. Louis Park. I attended the University of Minnesota-Twin Cities for both my undergraduate and graduate degrees in education and educational leadership respectively. My experience in education include elementary school teacher, instructional coach, high school assistant principal and middle school principal. In my free time I enjoy family movie nights and Vikings football.  My husband and I have two children and two dogs. We love to spend time outside being active.

My hope is that we lean into the strengths of each other and build a community of life-long learners. I view learning as a reciprocal process, one where we bring unique and valuable perspectives to be shared and celebrated with one another. I look forward to learning and growing with you all.

Take care, be well, and GO PARK!

LaNisha Paddock, Principal


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St. Louis Park High School is part of the Metro West Conference and offers 26 varsity sports.


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Welcome to St. Louis Park High School

St. Louis Park High School is a place where 1,500 students are seen, valued, and become their best selves as racially-conscious, globally-minded contributors to society. 

We are committed to creating an anti-racist environment that provides all learners with the tools and support they need to succeed. 

We are an academically rigorous school with Advanced Placement, International Baccalaureate, and concurrent college enrollment course options.

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May 25 is an Asynchronous Day of Learning

On Wednesday, May 25, St. Louis Park High School will implement an asynchronous day for all students. The day is designed to provide students the opportunity to get additional support to end the year successfully. Students will be able to schedule time with their assigned teacher using the Student Support Time app. Students can choose to come in-person or get support virtually. 

Coursework will be accessible on Schoology and students are expected to complete work asynchronously if students do not attend in-person learning. The Orioles’ Nest will also be available for students that need support with credit recovery coursework.

Transportation will be limited to activity routes and must be requested through the Student Support Time app. A bag lunch will be provided to all students that choose to attend in-person. Attendance will be taken for Park Connections, and will be based on participation in the Park Connections activity. 

Thank you for your continued partnership as we encourage all students to end the year strong.


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