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Parent/Teacher Conferences
Thursday, February 09, 2017 12:00 PM

Parent Teacher Conferences!

Thursday, February 16th, 2017 from 4:00pm-8:00pm


Friday, February 17th, 2017 from 8:00am-12:00pm

Sharon White is accepting donations of food for the staff continental breakfast Wednesday morning.  Please bring donations Thursday during the day or during conferences.

Items to donate:

Cream cheese

Your donation of time will also be appreciated.  Volunteers are needed to set-up, serve, and clean up for the staff breakfast.  Please contact Sharon White if you are willing to volunteer! 



2017 National African American Parent Involvement Day (NAAPID)
Thursday, February 09, 2017 11:50 AM

Agenda for the South High National African American Parent Involvement Day (NAAPID)

2017 Theme: Historical Black Colleges

Monday, February 13, 2017

All Parents are Welcome!

Classroom Visit/Tour All Day (During School Hours)

Continental Breakfast
Conference Room 149
Family Involvement Plan Feedback Session during breakfast.
Media Center 247
Lunch and Dialogue with Historical Black Colleges Representatives
College and Career Resources will be in the Media Center.

Click here for information about NAAPID from the MPS School District.

Princeton University Summer Journalism Program Opportunity for Current Juniors!
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 9:20 AM

Juniors!  If you are interested in journalism this opportunity may be for you!  Applications for summer 2017 is available now and due February 24, 2017.

Please click here for more detailed information about this program.

2016-2017 Yearbook Information
Wednesday, January 04, 2017 8:25 AM
Forgot to buy a celebratory baby ad for your son or daughter? It's not too late! We have extended the deadline to buy baby ad's until February 1st. The cost is $50. This helps us offset the production cost of the yearbook and your ad will be preserved for years to come. Business ad's are also available for purchase. To submit an ad please go to .   
Forgot to buy a yearbook?  Pre-order yours now for $75 before they go up to $80. We have a limited number we ordered so reserve your today! You can go to and use a credit card or come see Ms. Schneider in room 128 with cash/cashier's check/money order or arrange a payment plan with Ms.Schneider. 
For more information about baby ad's, business ad's, and yearbook orders please see our website  or email
The Mars Generation Space Camp Opportunity
Tuesday, January 03, 2017 8:40 AM

One student from Minnesota will be chosen to attend the Mars Generation Space Camp via scholarship.  Could it be your child?

Please check The Mars Generation website for application and scholarship information.

Literacy Parent Volunteers Needed and Wanted!
Wednesday, December 07, 2016 8:30 AM

Do you have some time to work with students during the day or after school?

We need some volunteers who would be willing to work with students on reading interventions.  You will be trained on how to model reading, and work with students one on one. This is a research-based intervention that works, and we need your help!

Are you able to volunteer for 1 or more hours, 2-3 times per week, for 11 weeks?  We could use your reading skills to help students make fluency and accuracy gains. Make a difference; help someone read better.

Please contact Sharon Rush, Literacy Coordinator at, to volunteer, or for more information about this volunteer opportunity. 

South High Tours!
Thursday, November 10, 2016 1:10 PM

Interested in attending South High?  Please schedule a tour!

South High Tour Schedule

All tours are from 8:00am - 10:00am unless otherwise noted.

Wednesday,  December 7, 2016
Wednesday, December 14,  2016
Wednesday, January 4, 2017 
Wednesday, January 11, 2017
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
Wednesday, January 25, 2017
Wednesday evening, February 1, 2017, from 4:00pm - 5:00pm There will not be tours of classrooms, but there will be presentations by representatives from the Liberal Arts Program, the Open Program, and Counseling.
Contact Sharon White at 612-668-4303 to schedule a tour.
The deadline for school request cards is Saturday, February 4, 2017
Click here for information on how to request a school.
Study Abroad
Thursday, November 10, 2016 8:50 AM

Full Scholarships To Study Abroad in Germany

Advanced Placement Courses
Thursday, October 13, 2016 12:10 PM

Would you like to know more about Advanced Placement courses?  This brochure is a great way to familiarize yourself!

Site Council Meetings
Tuesday, October 11, 2016 11:50 AM

The next Site Council meeting:  TBA

Please check the Site Council page for more information.