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South High School

Address: 3131 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, 55407
Grades: 9-12
Principal: Ray Aponte
Enrollment: 1778
Hours: 8:20 a.m. - 3:10 p.m.
Phone: 612.668.4300
Fax: 612.668.4310
Email: ray.aponte@mpls.k12.mn.us
Website: south.mpls.k12.mn.us

South High School has a tradition of excellence and achievement in academics, athletics, and art. We take pride in the many accomplishments of our students. Past graduates support our commitment to excellence through our alumni foundation. We welcome the opportunity to add your unique talent to our learning community.

 

School Tour:

For visits and tours of our school, please contact Esmeralda Durant-Silvan at 612.668.4381 or Ahmed Ali at 612.668.4357.

 

Academic Focus Areas: 

  • All Nations (citywide program)
  • Liberal Arts
  • Open (citywide program)
  • Project Lead the Way

Dual Credit Opportunities/Articulations:

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

Post-Graduate Plans (Class of 2016):

  • 59% to four-year colleges
  • 27% to two-year colleges
  • 14% to military service/work/other

 

 

 

What we look like:
Student Race School District
Native American 7 % 4 %
African American 36 % 39 %
Asian American 5 % 8 %
Hispanic American 19 % 18 %
White American 33 % 31 %

Students School District
Receive ELL Services 21 % 19 %
Qualify for free or reduced lunch 56 % 62 %
Receive Special Education Services 13 % 16 %
3131 19th Avenue South
Minneapolis, 55407

Student Activities

  • All Nations Advisory Council
  • All Nations Newspaper
  • Anime' Club
  • Archery Club
  • Asian Student Association
  • Athletes Leadership Group
  • Beadwork
  • Book Club
  • Chess
  • Dance
  • Debate club
  • Drum Circle
  • Fashion Club
  • Film Club
  • Gay/Straight Alliance
  • Gekendaasojig Study Circle
  • Gender Equity Collective
  • German Club
  • Green Tigers Environmental Club
  • Human Rights Group
  • Link Crew
  • Math Team
  • Muslim Student Association
  • National Honor Society
  • Newspaper
  • Ojibwemown Language
  • Open Directional Council
  • Quiz Bowl
  • Robotics Club
  • Silver Ribbon Campaign
  • Somali Student Association
  • Students Allied for Racial Trust
  • Student Council
  • Studio Arts
  • Theatre Arts and Dance
  • Theater Tech
  • UMOJA (African-American student group)
  • Unidos (Latino student group)
  • Visual Arts
  • Yearbook

South High Curriculum Guide


Please contact Nagashia.Jackson@mpls.k12.mn.us, Web Site Administrator,
for any questions/concerns you have about information posted on this site.