MPSHome Alumni Calendar Contact
Welcome to South High

South is committed to educating students and setting them up for success as lifelong learners. We strive to maintain a positive schoolwide culture, a climate of the respect and an enlightened awareness of and commitment to the community.

Grades: 9-12
Enrollment: 1496 students

Academic Focus Areas

  • All Nations (citywide program)
  • Liberal Arts
  • Open 

College Partnerships

  • Augsburg
  • Minneapolis Community & Technical College
  • University of Minnesota
  • St. Paul Technical College

Dual Credit Opportunities/Accreditations

  • Advanced Placement (AP)
  • College in the Schools (CIS)
  • Post-Secondary Enrollment Options (PSEO)
  • Project Lead The Way (PLTW) (Engineering)

English Language Learner Supports

  • English as a Second Language classes in several levels, sheltered instruction in math, social studies and science
  • Somali bilingual program aide
  • Spanish bilingual program aide

Citywide Special Education Programs

  • Life Skills
  • Autism

Other Student Support Programs

  • Teenage Pregnant and Parenting Program (TAPPP)
  • Advancement Via Individual Determination (AVID): study skills program designed to help students become successful in upper level courses


does this fire?!