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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: 1921 students
Academic Focus Areas:
  • All Nations (citywide program)
  • Liberal Arts
  • Open (citywide program)
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