South, The Place To Be.

South is known for exemplary academic programs and advanced placement opportunities, dynamic theater productions, musical opportunities, studies in the visual arts and world languages.

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Minneapolis police honor South student for nice save!

When Vinh Holmvig-Johnson rushed to the rescue of a person crossing a busy intersection, Minneapolis Police officers were there to see it all. The South High student jumped into action, realizing that the man in peril was in a wheelchair that had broken down. Read police report.

Parent Teacher conferences next week - Oct. 13, 14

Parents are invited to meet with teachers on a walk-in basis next Tuesday, Oct. 13, 4 p.m. - 8 p.m.; and Wednesday, Oct. 14, 8 a.m. - noon. If unable to attend during these times, parents may request meetings with teachers. See information in English, Spanish and Somali.

Green Tigers champion Walk/Bike to School Day

The Green Tigers of South High will be celebrating walkers and bikers, staff member and students alike, THIS Wednesday morning, 7 - 8:30 a.m. Providing a musical backdrop to the event will be South's own Jazz Combo. Read more.

Sixty South students earn AP honors!

South students who took last spring’s Advanced Placement tests performed admirably, with 60 students qualifying for AP honors. Congratulations to the students who earned the AP designations based on high scores and number of exams taken. See full list!

MPS developing school calendar now. Have your say!

MPS is developing the school calendar for the next three years. Families can weigh in on start, end dates and length of breaks with a survey in English, Spanish, Somali and Hmong. Survey closes Oct 22. The board of education will vote on the final calendar in December.