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Parents, experience life at South High!


Parents and guardians you're invited to experience life at South High! Attend class on a shortened bell schedule! Meet teachers, staff, Thursday, Sept. 15.

Visit resource tables - 6:30-7 p.m. | Attend classes - 7-8:45 p.m. | See professional staff 7-8 p.m. 


How to prepare:

  • Check in with your child, see if they have questions they want you to ask of their teachers and staff.
  • Bring a copy of your child's class schedule, or print from the parent portal.
  • If unable to print, come to the main office for a copy.


How the evening is planned:


6:30 - 7 p.m. -  Commons | See handout.


  • Counselors and Social Workers will greet families in Commons.
  • Media Specialist, Deb Snell will be available to help parents access Parent Portal, the online program for tracking student progress.
  • College & Career Center Coordinator, Nneka Abdullah and will help parents access Naviance, the online program for college planning.
  • South High’s Community Education Coordinator, Heather Borgman will be on hand to explain Driver’s Ed and ACT prep classes.
  • Spanish-speaking and Somali-speaking liaisons will assist with communication.
  • Activity/club and school resource tables will be set up. (Club advisers/boosters/students: contact Tony Stewart to register your table.)
  • The South High Foundation will be selling Spirit Wear! (Cash, check and credit cards accepted!)


7 - 8:45 p.m. - Follow your child's class schedule, using timeline below. 

7       Period 1

7:15  Period 2

7:30  Period 3

7:45  Period 4

8       Period 5

8:15  Period 6

8:30  Period 7 & 0


7 - 8 p.m.

  • Counselors will be available in their offices on 2nd floor.
  • Social Workers will remain in the Commons. Families, preferring a setting of privacy, should feel free to request a meeting in their offices. 

Need help finding a room? Ask a member for our Link Crew for assistance.