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South High School

South High School

South High School is scheduled to undergo a renovation as outlined below. To receive periodic updates on project minestrones and other news, please sign up to receive e-alerts.

School Location: 3131 19th  Ave S, Minneapolis, MN 55407

Scope of Work

Due to the amount of work to be done, this project will be split in to two phases. 

Phase 1

There will be be a chiller plant replacement, alts for new water heaters, summer boiler, and urinal flush valve upgrades. Work begins after school is let out for August completion. 

Phase 2

Interior and exterior lighting replacement, with a focus on the cafeteria, the adjacent main stairs, the balcony, Special Education classrooms, and bathrooms. This will bring in natural daylight, and dimmable LED lighting to some of those areas. Other things to be replaced include the generator, concurrent locker replacements with trades, parking lot seal coats, traffic flow and sidewalk replacements, and expansion to enhance pedestrian safety.

This project is in coordination with the upcoming art mural project at the South Entry and North Elevation!

Project Updates:

September 30, 2019: Phase 1, chiller is complete. Phase two, the lighting is now being installed and is 90% complete.  

July 16, 2019: New lighting will be installed in July and chillers should be online the second week in August. No delays for school are expected. 

April, 2019: Summer construction with some lighting possibly extending outside of school hours into the fall. 

Project Schedule (subject to change):

Scope Approval- February 8, 2019

Phase 1 Bids- February 19, 2019- awarded March 12, 20199

Phase 2 Bids- March 19, 2019- awarded April 9, 2019

Phase 1 Construction - End of May - Early August

Phase 2- End of May - Early August 

Completion- Early August