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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. 

Site Council meets Monday

The Site Council meeting has been postponed to Monday, March 2, 5 p.m. It will take place in the South High media center. Principal Stringer will be discussing the budget allocation for the 2020-21 school year.

Set your sights on the cosmos

Tigers, telescopes are available for check out at South High! Pick up permission slips and telescopes from the library. Choose a date to behold one of these stellar events:

  • March 9 | Full Moon, Supermoon
  • March 20 | March Equinox
  • March 24 | New Moon, Venus and Mercury at greatest Western Elongation
  • April 8 | Full Moon, Supermoon
  • April 21,22,23 for the Lyrid Meteor Shower
  • May 6,7 | Eta Aquarids Meteor Shower
  • May 7 | Full Moon, Supermoon


Prep for 2020-21 class registration

Reminder, registration presentations are happening this week. Please review choices in class with teachers, at home this weekend, and in time for course selection next week. 

Tuesday, Feb. 25 | Course Registration Presentations | Science Class
Monday, March 2 – Thursday, March 19 | Counselor Meetings | English Class

Registration toolkit updated, online

For current South High students, our registration toolkit is accessible online. It includes, registration cards, completion instructions, grad grid, curriculum guide, PowerPoint presentations, Academic, Arts, Athletics booklet, plus links to department brochures.

Advanced academics needs volunteers

Calling parents, grandparents, aunts, uncles, friends, Romans, etc. South High needs volunteers in May to proctor Advanced Placement tests. Morning and afternoon shifts available, May 4-8 and May 11-15. If you can donate time to South High, email Fred Cheng or call 612.668.4355.

Taking the ACT? Read this!

The ACT for all 11th graders is set for Tuesday, March 24. However, BEFORE test day, juniors MJST complete pre-administration, aka "bubbling" in English classes, March 9-13. OR in person with Ms. McMillen March 16-20. | READ MORE about TEST DAY

Breakfast opens early for ACT

Juniors come early for breakfast, Tuesday, March 24––morning of the official ACT exam. On this day, the cafeteria opens at 7:30 a.m., allowing students time to eat and check in to the GYM before 8 a.m. Set a reminder! (Test is in the gym not, auditorium.)

Save a life or two or three!

Did you know, blood donation can help up to three individuals? And, South High StuCo can help you do it with their next Blood Drive, Friday, March 13. Sign up at lunches through March 12. Note: Sixteen year-olds need parental consent. Older students do not.

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