Minneapolis Southwest High School is an authorized IB World School

Band Geeks - Footlights Musical

Footlights Musical "Band Geeks," Oct. 23-25, click here for more information and tickets!

11 SWHS Seniors named National Merit Semi-Finalists and 17 named Commended Students

Southwest High School is both pleased and proud to announce the academic accomplishments of our students.  11 seniors (class of 2015) have qualified to be named National Merit Scholarship Semi-Finalists for the 2014-2015 year.  17 Southwest students were named Commended Students by the National Merit Sholarship Corporation.

PSAT Registration

What is the PSAT? It is a standardized test co-sponsored by the College Board and the National Merit Scholarship Program. The PSAT assesses mathematics, reading, and writing skills and prepares the student to take the SAT test required by many colleges and universities across the country. In addition, to be eligible for the National Merit Scholarship and other programs the student must take the PSAT in their junior year of high school  (more information)


8th Grade Open House - Save the Date! October 29th

The Southwest Class of 2019 (8th grade) Open House will be held on October 29, 2014 at 6:30 pm.