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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. Become a Gallant Tiger!

For the latest on field improvements at South High School, see "Barnard Field Committee" on the site council page.

Battle of the Bands competition this weekend!

Rain or shine, South High will play host to our own Battle of the Bands this Saturday, April 29, 2 p.m. at Barnard Field. Admission is $2. Concessions wil be available. Come out and support the talent that is South! See poster.

State History Day competition Saturday

At State History Day, South High will make up the largest contingent of MPS students competitin Saturday, April 29 at the University of Minnesota! Congratulate your favorite Tiger historians. See South results | District results | Facebook photos | District flickr | State History Day Website 

What you should know about "13 Reasons Why"

"13 Reasons Why," first a book and now a Netflix series, is the current pop culture talker that has captured the attention of students for its portrayal of a teenager who commits suicide. Our Social Workers, Counselors  and School Psychologist want you to have the best information possible in framing discussions around this series and the sensitive topics of rape, bullying and suicide

Resources to consider:

Racial Justice Day 3 weeks away!

Racial Justice Day is happening Wednesday, May 17. Consider presenting your own workshop about race, class, gender, culture, or any social justice issue that matters to you!  Submit your proposal here. Or, if you're interested in planning? Join us in the media center: 

  • Mondays after school.
  • Thursday, April 27-3rd hr.
  • Thursday, May 4-5th hr.
  • Thursday May 11- 6th & 7th hours.
Study WWII history in Europe!

We're spending Spring Break 2018 in Europe and want you to come with us! Step out of the classroom and onto the beaches of Normandy, imagine Champs-Elysées and the barracks at the Battle of the Bulge during our World War II study tour. Students and parents are invited to the planning meeting Thursday, April 27  | 6:30 p.m. | Room 326 B. We'll discuss itinerary, cost, etc!  Questions? Contact Ms. Ashby |  See flier.

Senior Class Meeting Next Week

Class of 2017, come to the auditorium Tuesday, May 2nd, 2nd hour ! All seniors are expected to attend. At the meeting, you'll hear details about:

  • Senior check out.
  • Counseling reminders.
  • Class party and year-end events.
  • Commencement.

‚ÄčIf you can't be there, please pick up a handout in room 230A, after the meeting. In the meantime, check out the Senior Class Information page!

Incoming Tigers, register for your freshman year!

Registration Night for the Class of 2021 is set for Tuesday, May 2, 6:30 - 8 p.m.  
But, families can get started now! Download, print and complete forms available in the 9th Grade Registration Toolkit.

Prom tickets on sale NOW

Buy prom tickets now––the sooner the better because the cost goes up each week. This week, get them for $45; next week $50; and the following week they're $55. Prom is:

  • Saturday, May 13
  • 7:30-11:30 p.m.
  • At the Commons Hotel
  • "An Enchanted Evening" is the theme!
  • Be sure to complete a contract for you and for your guest, if not a South student.
  • Finally, make sure you don't have any outstanding fees!

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