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Young Artist's Party

Southwest High School Young Artist's Party 

May 24th from 6-9pm

Minneapolis College of Art and Design
2501 Steven's Avenue
Minneapolis, MN. 55404

Concert location Change

Due to the weather, tonight's Pops Performance by the music department has been moved to the Auditorium.


  • 7:00pm - Symphonic Band
  • 7:20pm - String Orchestra
  • 7:35pm - Chamber Orchestra
  • 8:00pm - Wind Ensemble
Principal Search

We are moving forward with finding our next principal. The position has been posted through the district using the profile that our community developed last year through conversations and the survey responses. If you want to know more here is a link to the full process

If you are interested in participating on the Principal Interview Team, more information is available here.  The deadline to fill out this form is May 24th!


Congrats to our 1st ever group of IB Career Program Candidates!

Youssou, Ren, Charles, Martin, Lillian, Mariama, & Blaise!

Senior Overnight - Parent Sponsored Event

Parent Volunteers Needed for Senior Overnight Graduation Party

This SWHS annual tradition is planned, hosted, run, and chaperoned by SW parents.

Student sign up is here

(Note that all students must use the transportation provided from SWHS for safety reasons.)

The parent group needs parents and guardians of all grades to get involved to make this year’s party another memorable one for our graduating seniors. The event is June 1- June 2 at the Chaska Community Center. More Information and Sign-up Available Here.



IB Extended Essay Candidates

Congratulations to the 2019 Extended Essay Candidates

Click here for the list of Extended Essay Topics 2019