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First Day Community Welcome for South High!


The Corcoran Neighborhood Association, at last count, had 80 folks signed up on its Facebook page to greet South High Students Monday, Aug. 24, 7:45 - 8:15 am. Visit their page. Consider joining this list of familiar faces supporting our students, educators and staff: 

Minneapolis Public Schools Board Members: Carla Bates, Kim Ellison, Don Samuels, Nelson Inz, Siad Ali 

Minneapolis Public Schools Staff: Ray Aponte (South High Principal), Juventino Meza (Community Liaison) 

Minneapolis City Council Members: Alondra Cano 9th Ward, Cam Gordon 2ndWard, Andrew Johnson 12th Ward, Abdi Warsame 6th Ward 

Minneapolis Mayor's Office: Phillipe Cunningham (Youth Success Senior Policy Aide) 

Minneapolis Fire Department: John Fruetel (Chief) 

Minneapolis Police Department: Michael Sullivan (3rd Precinct Inspector) 

Minnesota State Representatives: Jim Davnie, Susan Allen, Karen Clark 

Minnesota State Senators: Patricia Torres Ray, Jeff Hayden 

Hennepin County Commissioner: Peter McLaughlin 

Local Leaders: R.T. Rybak (Generation Next), Alison Sharkey (Lake Street Council), Robert Lilligren (Little Earth of United Tribes), Leigh Combs (The Family Partnership), Braulio Carrasco (Education Minnesota), Suzanne Koepplinger (Minnesota Indian Women's Resource Center), Melody Johnson (AchieveMpls)