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South, The Place To Be

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. 

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

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See the world with South High!

Immerse yourself in languages, cultures and history beyond books and classroom walls! Travel with us in 2018! MEETINGS THIS WEEK for students and parents:

  • Rome/Greece | Wednesday, Sept 20 | 5:30 p.m. | Room 258 | Travel: June 20-July 2
  • World War II Tour of EuropeWednesday, Sept. 20 | 6 p.m. | Room 326B | Travel: Spring Break
  • FranceThursday, Sept. 21 & 26 | 3:15 p.m. | Room 320 | Travel: March 24-April 5
  • Cuba | Thursday, Sept. 21 | 6 p.m. | Room 317 | Travel: June 9-17 
  • See all fliers!
South Math Center is open!

Take advantage! South has what many schools don't: A math center–open all day and after school, staffed by licensed math teachers! It exists to provide homework help, review concepts, prep for tests, retesting and ACT/SAT prep. Ask your math teacher about us, or visit room 235!

Senior Junior Planning Night TUESDAY

College planning gets underway Tuesday, Sept. 19, when our Counseling team presents the next crucial steps to a college education. Families are invited. Interpreters will be on site. Meet in the auditorium. Doors open at 6 p.m. See our flier.

It's Gear Up week, Sept. 18-22

Our freshmen and sophomores are on the college track through our Gear Up program. Next week the program named for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs will be celebrating all it takes to join the college ranks. Join us at lunches next week!

Sign up for the Empowerment Tour

The annual Empowerment Tour is your opportunity to learn how to pay for college. Come Thursday, Sept. 21 | 6-8 p.m.MPS Davis Center.  Learn more in English | Spanish | Somali | Hmong, and how students can earn scholarships that day! English | Somali | Hmong.

You're invited to the MPS Pow Wow

MPS is hosting a Welcome Back to School Pow Wow, 4-7 p.m., Friday, Sept. 29. Come for the food and the education! MPS departments, schools, and community partners will host information tables! The event is also an opportunity to learn Pow Wow history and etiquette.

Look for us!

Thanks to all who made it to the South High Open House. If you couldn't, we hope to see you at Senior Junior night next Tuesday, and at parent teacher conferences (Oct. 17, 18 and Feb. 15, 16). Look for us at all school events throughout the year!

Support South High soccer!

Get breakfast for $10, $5 for kids under 10, at the Men's Soccer Fundraiser at Peppers & Fries | Sept. 30 | 9 -11 a.m. | 3900 East Lake St. Menu: Pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, plus coffee, juice, milk or pop. Cash or checks only. The team gets 70% of the proceeds!  

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