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South High School is distinguished for its exemplary academic programs, dynamic theater and music productions, studies in engineering, visual arts and world languages! We embrace all students and are proud of our diversity. 

DUE FEB. 8, 2019

Senior class officers named

Class of 2019, your officers are: President, Nancy Yang, Vice President, Amira Abukar, and Treasurer, Suad Adam! Selected on merits of their essay and teacher recommendation, Yang, Abukar and Adam will address fellow classmates at commencement, June 1, 2019. 

Winter Break's a week away

Next week, Dec. 17-21, is the final school week of 2018, followed by a two-week winter break, Dec. 24-Jan. 4. Enjoy the holidays, and happy new year, Tigers. Classes will resume Monday, Jan. 7.

Stay on track to graduate

Behind in credits? "Winter Break Academy" is your chance to catch up. Classes are scheduled on five mornings: Dec. 27, 28, Jan. 2, 3, 4 | 8:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. | South High or Edison High. Talk to your counselor to sign up!

Get meals and more over winter break

MPS has compiled a webpage listing of places where students and families can eat, stay active and healthy over winter break. This information is also available as a PDF to print in English | Spanish | Somali | Hmong.

Need legal help?

Students, seeking legal help with immigration issues, may talk to an attorney for FREE, Thursday, Dec. 20, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Get an appointment and a pass from a social worker

Students invited to career sessions

AchieveMpls and the SHS Career & College Center are hosting professionals from various fields as panelists for 10th, 11th and 12th graders, this week in the auditorium. Students may pick up passes at lunch. Learn more here about the following sessions: 

  • Monday (7th period) Arts, Communications, Information 
  • Tuesday (2nd period) Health, Science, Technology
  • Wednesday (3rd period) Engineering, Manufacturing, Technology
  • Thursday (6th period) Business, Management, Administration
  • Friday (3rd period) Human Services
Enter the yearbook holiday sweepstakes

This week only, submit your yearbook order and automatically be entered to win a $1,000 or $50 Amazon gift card. Offer ends Friday, Dec. 14. Payment plans available. See Ms. Schneider in room 128.

Avoid being a "no show" in the yearbook

Students, without media releases on file, should have received a media release form in their second hour class, courtesy of yearbook advisor Ms. Schneider. Please turn into the main office or room 128, before Dec. 21, to ensure your photo is published in the yearbook.

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