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South High Summer Homework

See summer assignments for AP Spanish 5, AP Language & Comp, and AP Literature & Comp

Get ready for Advanced Algebra!

Taking Advanced Algebra next fall? If so, the South High math department has a plan for you! This summer:

Tigers compile summer reading list

Motivated Tigers, looking for engrossing summer reads, will find them on this reading list compiled by fellow students in the SHS Book Club. They voted The Magicians, Give a Boy a Gun, Salvage the Bones, and All the Light We Cannot See among their top titles.

Visit your local libraries this summer!

South High librarians encourage students to make libraries a summer hangout to, read, yes, but also to use data bases, language learning tools, and download music--skills our ELL and All Nations students learned this spring

Continue the discussion about consent

In the final week of school, South students were given an important primer about safety and consent in a presentation made possible by South Social Workers, Counselors and the School Based Clinic. Please continue the conversation: Power point | Crisis contacts

Physician commends South High Health Ed

On the topic of consent, and news that the federal government is pulling funding from county health programs--a move compelling the county to sue the government--South High Health teacher Jennifer Lucke shares a letter she and Principal Aponte received this school year. 

Summer Go-To Passes on sale

Unlimited bus and light rail rides are yours this summer for just $29.
Buy online  | [Passes can be used as soon as you receive. Source: Check & Connect]
Details in English | Spanish | Somali

MPS "Street Eats"coming your way

The MPS Street Eats food truck will stop at parks, rec centers, apartment complexes and libraries throughout the city, serving FREE hot meals to youth up to 18 years old. No sign-up needed! Visit @MPS_StreetEats for locations. | Also see Summer Meal Finder

Get free meals this summer

Use your summer Go to Pass to get to places serving free summer meals.
Find the listing of locations by:

  • TEXTING ‘Food’ or 'Comida' to 877-877 
  • CALLING 1-866-3-hungry (486479) 
  • VISITING  Meals for Summer
Kevin Kling shares commencement address

South High expresses immense gratitude to Kevin Kling for accepting our invitation to deliver the commencement address to the Class of 2018. We also fondly acknowledge David Poretti (grandfather of South students) who made initial contact with Mr. Kling. See transcript.

Have a summer transcript request?

Seniors, South High Counseling will process transcript requests through Thursday, June 21, and resume (tentatively) Monday, Aug. 13. Over the summer, MPS Student Accounting will process requests: 612.668.0106. For recorded info, call 668.0035.

Become a student election judge

High school students who have reached the age of 16 can apply to be an election judge with Minneapolis Elections and Voter Services. Earn up to $300 while helping your neighbors. Apply now, two deadlines are approaching! 

We're breaking ground!

Crews and heavy machinery are clearing the way for field improvements that will transform South High's playing field into a source of home team pride. With the bleachers gone this week, major excavation gets underway next week! See progress updates and timeline here.

Nohel reports success for Pennies for Patients

Social Studies teacher and Pennies for Patients coordinator Mr. Nohel is extremely pleased and proud to announce South High exceeded fundraising beyond the $5,000 mark! Read more to see which third period classes won top pizza honors.

Venture out to the South High Art Show

Make Augsburg University a summer destination to see the South High Art Show: I'm only tall in the morning shadow--on display all summer! Bike donations to South made it possible for students to bike there with Mr. Doty and Mr. Olsen as a final field trip!

Former South student passes away

With joy for the spirited life she led, and deep sadness that she is gone, the family of Tatyana Schmid (South High 2005-2006) wishes to share news of her passing, and plans for her memorial party and wake, Sunday, July 22. Letter from parents Maya and Bill.

Thank you, South High families

Whether you volunteer as boosters, come to meetings, or donate at conferences and at the year-end breakfast, the teachers and staff of South High thank all our families for taking the time to embrace us in these varied, heartfelt ways! Have a great summer. See you Monday, Aug. 27!

Bischoff competes at National History Day

Congratulations to Isaiah Bischoff who took his state winning documentary to National History Day in Maryland this week. Though he won't be advancing, teachers Jeff Buszta and Josh Fisher say he performed commendably.

Eleven seniors graduate at state!

Your graduation is the same day as the state tourney, and teammates are counting on you. What do you do? If you're a Gallant Tiger you go to state, and graduate on the sidelines! Read this true story of the South Squall Ultimate players and a principal or two willing to make the scene!

See the Class of 2018 in pictures

South High's newest graduates had sunshine on a cloudy, rainy day, and #marbles, too!

South High Photo Gallery | NEW PICTURES POSTED!


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