William Hemans Smith: 1905-1908
Charles Jacob Vrooman: 1908-1922
Edward Huntington Dutcher: 1922-1929
Paul Sloat Miller: 1929-1940
John Thomas Greenan: 1940-1952
William George Hayward: 1953-1955
Paul Alfred Shelly: 1955-1960
From 1922 to 1955 Stockton principals were simultaneously also principals of Eastern School, a school that was gradually phased out starting in the 1940's and finally torn down in the 1960's with the construction of I-280.