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.

Learn about our programs.

AP Testing Schedule

Advanced Placement testing begins Monday May 2. Note: All students wanting to use the library/media center should note times the media center is reserved for AP testing. It will be closed to non-testing students at these times. See the testing schedule.

East African Parent Portal Training

A language specific training for our East African families, on how to use the Parent Portal, is set for May 5, 5-6:30 p.m. in the library. See flier in English and Somali.

Classroom tardiness and your thoughts

As Principal Aponte mentioned in the video edition of the Principal's Corner, staff and students are examining the issue of classroom tardiness. We encourage all to reply with your thoughts on how to encourage punctuality. 

2016 Celebration of Teachers includes South faculty

Five South teachers are among a select group of faculty districtwide, nominated by colleagues and chosen by MPS and the Minneapolis Federation of Teachers, to be celebrated. Brenda Frisvold, Laura Lanik, Derek Lindberg, Anne Marie Plante and Sheila Willette are our South honorees. Congratulations! See list.

Adopt A Classroom honors South teachers

Congratulations, also, to teachers Luz Arias Ortiz, Cynthia Berger, Bezh (David) Butler and Tanya Hodge, recipients of classroom supplies from Adopt A Classroom and honored guests at a co-hosted celebration with the Arts Institute of MN. See event poster.


Athletics and Arts

Athletic Events Calendar

Music Concerts Calendar

Theater Performance Calendar

Learn the School Song