Winter Concert Series underway
The South Music Department proudly presents its second Winter Concert, featuring Jazz II, Treble Choir and Concert Band Friday, Feb. 5. The final concert in the series will be Tuesday, Feb. 9. $5 adults/$3 students. See our series poster!
South Lit Magazine readies to debut!
Share your words with the world! For the first time in more than 20 years, South will be publishing a literary arts magazine. A student editorial board has been formed and is now seeking submissions. Details
Upcoming college and curriculum events
Curriculum Night for current freshman, sophomores and juniors, will be Tuesday, Feb. 23, 6-7:30 p.m. UPDATE: The American Indian College Fair has been POSTPONED. Date TBA.
New date for SHS Talent Show: Feb. 18
Due to conflict with the Winter Ball which is set for Feb. 19, the SHS Talent Show is happening a day earlier, Thursday, Feb. 18. See Mr. French in room 327 to audition. This is the final week! See Details.
Winter ball set for Friday, Feb. 19
South Student Council is hosting the Winter Ball, formerly the Sweethearts Dance, Friday, Feb. 19. Tickets are on sale lunchtime, Single -$20; Couple- $38, Trio-$54; Quartet- $68; Quintet-$80.
Parent Teacher Conferences Feb. 11, 12
Walk-in parent teacher conferences are set for Thursday, Feb. 11, 4-8 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 12, 8 a.m. - noon. Please visit the parent portal to print class schedules. If you cannot, we will print here at school. See information in English, Spanish and Somali.
No School dates
School will not be session Friday, Feb. 12 for conferences, nor the following Monday, Feb. 15 observance of Presidents day. See all upcoming no school days on the district calendar.
Lost & Found
Our collection of lost and found items will be on display, directly across our South High offices during conferences. Be sure to check it out, see if you recognize something that belongs to you!
Nordic Ski teams win city conference honors
Congratulations to both South Nordic Ski teams! The girls team won the city conference, placing first, while South boys took third. All-city honors go to Anna Mulhern, Kaitlyn Mulhern, Sam Kleven, Anna Kleven & Laurel Neufeld.
Robotics team represents South at State
Making a second trek to state competition, the South HIgh Robotics Team won two of five rounds of competition amid 70 competitiors. Coach Jesse Sirovy says the team came home very optimistic about next year. The team of 20 will lose four seniors, and have set sights on recruitment goals, particularly students of color and improving programming skills.
Join Southwest Coder Dojo
Coder Dojo is a club for teens (13-18) who want to learn computer programming. No experience necessary. Reserve a free ticket on Eventbrite, bring a laptop, charger and earbuds. Next Dojo: Saturday, Feb. 20, 3 - 4:30 p.m. at Walker Library, 2880 Hennepin Ave.