South High School Based Clinic

Room 122
Hours: 8:30 am to 3:00pm M-Th and 8:30 am to 11:00 am Fridays
Phone: (612)668-4333 Fax: (612)668-4405

The School Based Clinic is part of the Minneapolis Department of Health and Familty Support . Please call the SBC manager: Barbara Kyle for more inforamtion at (612) 673-5305.

Fees and Parental Consent:
Students and parents will not be charged for services received in school based clinics.  Insurance companies, HMOs, and medical assistance are billed when possible.  Partial payment from insurance is accepted as payment in full. 

Clinic Consent Form:
Students must have a clinic consent form on file at the clinic.  If you do not, please stop in and pick one up.  Minnesota law requires a parent or guardian signature for all students under 18 years old.  Exceptions include:

  • Minors living independently
  • Services related to pregnancy
  • Pregnancy prevention
  • Sexually transmitted disease
  • Alcohol or other chemical abuse
  • Medical/mental health emergencies

Available Services

Health Assessment/Physical Exams:

  • Routine physicals and health screening
  • Sports and annual physicals
  • Blood pressure screening

Diagnosis and Treatment of Minor Injury/Illness:

  • Flu and Colds
  • Sore Throats
  • Earaches
  • Sprains and Cuts
  • Rashes

Nutrition Counseling:

  • Weight Management
  • Sports Nutrition
  • Anemia, High Blood Pressure
  • High Cholesterol
  • Eating Disorders

Laboratory Services/Screening:

  • Pap Smear
  • Routine Blood Test
  • Urine Test
  • Throat Cultures

Wellness Promotion:

  • Immunizations (measles, mumps, rubella, tetanus, polio, hepatitis B)
  • Smoking Prevention
  • STI/STD Prevention Education
  • Safety Presentations
  • Classroom Presentations

Reproductive Health:

  • Abstinence Counseling
  • Contraceptive Counseling
  • Prescription and Medical Referrals
  • Examinations
  • Menstrual Problems
  • Sexually Transmitted Infections - education, diagnosis, and treatment
  • Cancer Screening and Education
  • Pregnancy Services - pregnancy testing, referrals for prenatal care

Social Work and Counseling:

  • Counseling for stress due to school, work, or personal/family or relationship issues
  • Suicide Prevention and counseling for depression
  • Help with shelter, food, and clothing
  • Help to obtain Medical Insurance
  • Long term counseling referral
  • Post graduation and college planning