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The Southwest Foundation supports academics, athletics, and the arts at Southwest High School. Please join us in supporting Southwest's great students!



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The Southwest Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to work with Southwest High School and its alumni to create an exceptional educational experience for all Southwest students.  The Foundation raises money to support academic, athletic, and artistic opportunities for students and to provide scholarships to graduating seniors.

events

 

 9th Grade Parents Celebrate

Southwest parents celebrate at the party for 9th grade parents

Southwest parents celebrate at the party for 9th grade parents

On October 9, over 75 9th grade parents got together to celebrate and support the Southwest Foundation’s work for their students. The party was a huge success in community building and funds raised.

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success stories

 

Foundation gives cutting edge science equipment

Southwest’s solar cells are in the classrooms! Southwest’s science teachers asked the Foundation to support the purchase of solar cells for this year.

To see everything the Foundation will fund with your support, click here.

solar cell

solar cell

News

Construction to begin March 10!

Minneapolis Public Schools is planning a $47M expansion and renovation of Southwest! Beginning on March 10, 2015, Southwest will be under construction. Plans include a state of the art media center, more classrooms, and a three-story atrium space that will include a new lunchroom, a small stage/performance space, and multi-use rooms for collaborative student projects. Watch this space for updates!

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Plans--purple area is the atrium--which will replace The Link

Plans--purple area is the atrium--which will replace The Link