South Senior High School

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3131 19th Ave S

Minneapolis, MN 55407

(612) 668-4300

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Grades: 9 - 12

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 1,777

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

19 Parent Reviews for South Senior High School

South Office staff are APPALLING in unprofessional/ unkind attitudes & lack of empathy toward children. The front office almost unilaterally treats all children as criminals. In the process, these women cause collective damage & create resentment/anger on the part of students while alienating hard won ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 10/30/13

Segregated Native program, some of the teachers sit on their butt while you do worksheets and one even disappears into their supply closet each day. So, some really great teachers but many bad teachers, too, who really don't care about anything but their pay check. If you get a B and want extra help, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 09/27/13

I am a freshman at South and I absolutely adore it. The teachers are phenomenal, the student body is very diverse(something you won't find at many other high schools in the metro) and the community is very welcoming. I play sports, which I have found to be very helpful as a way of meeting other kids, ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/22/12

Excellent school, Wonderful teachers and great students. Go Tigers. As a parent I would recommend everyone to attend South if it was possible. This school cares about the well being of their students and willing to go above and beyond to help their students learn. South has the opportunity for students ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/20/11

I love south, It's an amazing school and i'm glad I chose to go to this school. Living in north Minneapolis and having an attendance school at Patrick Henry and Edison really does not and will not match South. Having all my siblings go to Henry and father to Edison, South has been the most impressive ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 04/07/11

This school has the most diverse population of students and families.

Posted by a parent on 10/13/10

strong liberal arts curriculum, passionate teachers and students great music and theater

Posted by a other on 10/13/10

Really great school. Wonderful world languages program. Amazing music department with excellent orchestra,chior and band program. Much student involvement in theater-currently My Town- many ap and cis classes offered. So much more.

Posted by a teacher on 02/23/10

I also wanted to vote for PCAE (Arts High School), but I couldn't find it here. South is an amazing school though, almost like a little city. Very crowded with lots of diversity, yet very safe and organized. I know during the Clinton years the arts were very well funded and there were classes (with ...  Read more

Posted by a student on 11/05/09

South has a great music program.

Posted by a other on 10/03/09

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Test scores for South Senior High School

MCA-II/G* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
South Senior High School
Minneapolis Public School Dist.
* In 2011-2012 Minnesota used Minnesota Comprehensive Assessment-II Graduation-Required Assessments for Diploma (MCA-II/GRAD) to test students in grade 9 in writing, 10 in reading, and 11 in math. The MCA-II/GRAD is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Minnesota. Students must pass the MCA-II/GRAD in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Minneapolis schools — South Senior High School is located at 3131 19th Ave S, Minneapolis MN 55407. 3131 19th Ave S is in the 55407 ZIP code in Minneapolis, MN The school district for South Senior High School is the Minneapolis Public School Dist.. South Senior High School is a Public school that serves grade levels 9 - 12.
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