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Sign up for school tours or attend our annual Open House for prospective students! | Flyer 

  • Click Tour Sign Up to reserve space on our weekly morning tours. 
  • Attend Open House Night*Thursday, Jan. 11, 6 p.m., as an evening opportunity to tour campus.
  • Language-specific tours in Spanish and Somali are set for Wednesday, Jan. 17, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
  • Note: Spanish and Somali-speaking interpretation is available on all tours.
  • To ask questions or sign up for tours over the phone, call 612.668.4381 or 668.4357.
  • Get your Tiger tees and hoodies *Open House Night night!  Bring cash or credit cards.
Snacks, meals and more over Winter Break

From childcare to meals and snacks, there's help for families over the winter break! See all resources here. Remember, Winter Break begins end of the day Friday, Dec. 22. No school for two weeks. Classes resume Monday, Jan. 8, 2018.

Government students make South High history

Congratulations to Hamsa Farah, Loren Morain, Anwar Sahal and Eleanor Schneider, South High's first ever entrants in the Minnesota State "We, the people, Congressional Hearing Simulation!" Read more.

South debate honored by MN UDL

The Minnesota Urban Debate League lavished praise on South High debate and the team's accomplishments throughout the season. Of major note, South was honored for being the largest UDL team this year! Read more and see tournament results.

Come to New York in 2019

In February of 2019, South High is taking a group of sophomores and juniors (current freshmen/sophomores) on an African American/Latinx history and culture tour of New York. Interested in going? Parents and students, please email Ms. Ashby

First theater performance FREE

South students are raising the curtain on three Social Justice Theater performances, and the first one is free! | Poster 

Wednesday, Dec. 13 |  4 p.m. | FREE 
Thursday, Dec. 14 | 7 p.m. | Admission $5 
Friday, Dec. 15 | 7 p.m. Admission $5

Audition for High School Musical

Whether you only sing in the shower, and break out your dance moves at home, or you're a seasoned performer almost ready for Broadway, we want YOU to try out for the spring musical! Clear your calendar, come to the auditorium after school next week. See more!

Explore spiritual health careers

The next meeting of the Health Career Exploration Club will feature a hospital chaplain and a psychotherapist as our speakers. Come to room 317, Friday, Dec. 15, 3:15-4 p.m.There will be donuts!

All Nations Dinner set for Dec. 21

The next All Nations Dinner will take place the week preceding winter break, Thursday, Dec. 21 | 5:30 p.m | Division of Indian Work. Get this on your calendar. NEW! This no cost evening will feature Winter Stories by Gary Lussier | Flyer

Celebrate Native American Achievement

The MPS department of Indian Education is accepting nominations to acknowledge Native student achievement in and out of the classroom. Staff and community partners are invited to submit names of students they believe should be recognized. Read more.

VOICES film festival date set

Get this on your calendar! The annual VOICES Film Festival, showcasing impressive student documentary work of South High students, will be screened Monday, Jan. 29, 6 p.m. in the South High auditorium. Read more

Pick up your PSAT scores

Sophomores and juniors, who took the October PSAT exam, may pick up hard copies of results in the Commons during lunch and in the testing office after school. The College Board also emailed students with instructions for online access to scores. 

FREE ACT Practice Exam for all juniors

NEXT WEEK! South High School will administer the ACT practice exam at no cost to all juniors Wednesday, Dec. 20.  Read more.

Perfect timing for ACT prep course

Juniors, take results from your December ACT practice exam, and in January work on those areas needing improvement with Community Ed's ACT Prep Course! The course ends Feb. 13, just in time for the Feb. 27 ACT exam. See details!

ACT, SAT & AP online prep options

For students who prefer to study on their own, consider these FREE online test prep options for the ACT, SAT and Advanced Placement exams. 
Save these URLs:

  • Test Prep Help - This is a database purchased by the State of MN for use by residents.
  • Khan Academy - Practice test results here generate personalized modules to work toward mastery.
Clean out your closets

The Indigenous Youth Council and Green Tigers are thankful for donations of coats, gloves, hats, socks and wool blankets. They continue to accept them this week in support of water protectors. Bring to lunchtime tables or in room 134 B. Read more.

Academic Planning Night Feb. 5, 2018

The new night to preview the 2018-19 school year is just a day earlier than the old one! Counselors will present Monday, Feb. 5, 6-7:30 p.m. Parents, and students who will be seniors, juniors and sophomores next school year are invited! Interpreters will be available.

The gift that's also gift to science

When your holiday shopping includes purchase of a 2018 calendar from the Freshwater Society, you'll be giving to South High, too! Purchase yours here with code 2018MnEcol and $5 from every sale goes to our Earth Science & Environmental Issues class! Order by Wednesday, Dec. 20 to guarantee delivery by Dec. 25.

More holiday shopping opps at South

The elves at the South High Foundation will set up shop Wednesday, Dec. 20. Buy a South High tee or hoodie for your favorite Tiger! Bring cash or credit card (no checks) to the Commons during lunches, 11 - 12:30 p.m.

Pop Singers add another date

Catch the Pop Singers at more performances between now and Winter Break. If you're anywhere near the IDS Tower, Friday--that's your lucky day and ours, too!  Performance schedule.

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