High School Registration for 8th Graders

Attention 8th grade families: If your child plans to attend a high school next year that is a part of Minneapolis Public Schools, you must attend a registration event this spring in order to sign up for classes.

Southwest High School registration event, Saturday, May 4th:

The first letter of your student’s last name determines your assigned registration time, as follows:

            Last names A-K          9:30 a.m. Auditorium -  Academic Overview (description below)

                                                10:15 a.m. West Gym -  Course Fair & Registration (description below)

                                                10:40 – 11:00 a.m. Complete and submit final course registration cards at exit tables

                                                11:00 a.m. End of registration session

                                                11:10 a.m. – Commons/Lunchroom Area - Tour Southwest (optional)

            Last names L-Z           9:30 a.m. – Commons/Lunchroom Area - Tour Southwest (optional)

                                                10:30 a.m. Auditorium -  Academic Overview (description below)

                                                11:15 a.m. West Gym -  Course Fair & Registration (description below)

                                                11:40 a.m. – 12:00 noon Complete and submit final course registration cards at exit tables

                                                12:00 noon End of registration session

            All students                 11:00 – 11:45 - Level placement auditions for Dance and Choir

Washburn High School registration event, Thursday, April 25th4:30-5:15pm, 5:45-6:30pm, OR 7:00-7:45pm. Short, guided building tours will begin at 5:30 and 6:30. Spanish and Somali sessions will be run concurrently.


*Your child should see Ms. Gustafson for more information on a registration event at an MPS high school not listed above