Superintendent for Lake Park Audubon Schools
Dr. Paula Henry is the superintendent for Lake Park Audubon School District. Dr. Henry comes to Lake Park Audubon Schools from West Fargo Schools where she held the position of principal for the last seven years. She began her educational career serving in St. Cloud Minnesota Public schools. She had been a teacher, coordinator, and administrator for St. Cloud Schools for 21 years before serving as a principal in West Fargo.
“I ‘m thrilled to be joining the Lake Park Audubon Team and have been so impressed with the warm welcome from the Board of Education, the staff, and community” said Dr. Henry. “The excellent opportunities provided to students in Lake Park Audubon are exceptional. Students have a wide range of academic and activity options from which to select. There is something to meet the interests of all students in the District.”
Dr. Henry grew up in St. Cloud Minnesota, attended St. Could State University where she majored in education. She also received her Master’s degree from SCSU in Curriculum and Instruction with a minor in Reading. Her degrees in administration (Principal and Superintendent) were obtained from Saint Mary’s University in Minneapolis and SCSU. Lastly Dr. Henry received her Doctorate in Educational Leadership from Saint Mary’s University, Minneapolis MN.
Why come to Lake Park Audubon? Henry loved coming to the area as a child and often spent time in Detroit Lakes. She played the drums in the marching band and came to the area during the summer to march in many parades as a young student.