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Minneapolis Southwest High School is an authorized IB World School

3414 West 47th Street
Minneapolis, MN  55410

Join us to welcome our new principal!

Join the Southwest High School community tonight, June 20, at 7:00 p.m. to welcome our new principal, Dr. Michael Favor, and thank out-going interim principal Dr. Karen Wells. Light refreshments will be served and a brief meet and greet session will follow the program. Enter through door number one, located on W. 47th Street. We hope to see you there!

Dr. Michael Favor
New Principal Announcement

Read a letter from Associate Superintendent Carla Steinbach announcing Dr. Michael Favor as the new principal of Southwest High School.

Last Day for students - June 6

Southwest High School students will attend their last day of school on Wednesday, June 6, 2018.  All staff (licensed & non-licensed) will participate in on site professional development on June 7&8, 2018. Grading day (last day) for teachers is June 11, 2018.  More details to come.


Southwest High School PTSA Directory

Simply click on the secure link below to create an an account and review your family's data. Make any changes and save to update.

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Graduation Information

Graduation is Saturday, June 2, 2018 at Mariucci Arena at 4:30 p.m. on the campus of the University of Minnesota.

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Video Taping Our Graduation
Production services for Minneapolis Public Schools graduation ceremonies are being provided by All graduations will play throughout the summer on MPS Cable Channel 15 and simulcast on the internet. DVD copies of the program can be ordered from

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3414 W 47th St.
Mpls, MN 55410