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Viva City 2017
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 1:30 PM

North Students perform at Guthrie Theatre as part of Viva City 2017.

Wrestling Coach Awarded Coach of the Year
Tuesday, March 28, 2017 10:40 AM

Congratulations to head wrestling coach, Brandon McAfee, for being awarded Minneapolis Conference Coach of the Year. 

Chess Tournament
Monday, March 27, 2017 11:10 AM

Congratulations to North student, Austin Poley who placed 2nd in a state ranking chess tournament.

Anticipating Track Season
Monday, March 27, 2017 10:55 AM

Track Season is starting soon and people are already talking about T'nia Riley.  Check out the newest story on CBS News. 

Polars Crush History Day
Monday, March 27, 2017 10:35 AM

National history day is a research project and competition that students particpate in across the country and around the world. 

State Champions!
Saturday, March 25, 2017 3:00 PM

Minneapolis North added to its rich tradition of boys basketball success with the seventh state championship in program history following a 96-49 victory over North Woods in the Class A final Saturday at Target Center. 

North High Band
Music is Alive and Well
Friday, March 24, 2017 12:30 PM

North High's Drumline, Band, and Choir performed in the North Auditorium and received rave reviews!

Basketball Update from Student Journalists
Thursday, March 23, 2017 3:15 PM

No. 1 ranked Minneapolis North defeated the Red Lake Warriors 93-46 in the quarterfinals of the Boys Class 1A State Tournament at Williams Arena!

Students Express Views at the Capitol
Monday, March 20, 2017 2:20 PM

A group of North High students visited the capital during the 2017 Youth Summit. 

Dance Class Collaboration
Monday, March 20, 2017 12:50 PM

Teaching Artist from Contempo Dance Theatre, Marciano Silva dos Santos, instructs students in Ms. Tamiko French's dance class. 

Community Pep Rally
Polar Basketball: Community Pep Rally
Monday, March 20, 2017 12:20 PM

The boys basketball team will play the State Quarterfinal game this Thursday at Wiliams Arena and if everything goes as planned, the Semifinal game on Friday at the Target Center.  Come out and support our Polars!

A Typical Day in Chemistry Class
Monday, March 20, 2017 9:55 AM

No big deal.  Just determining the mass of calcium carbonate in Tums tablets by reacting the tablets with hydrochloric acid! 

Dramatic Increase in Graduation Rates
Friday, March 17, 2017 6:20 PM

The Minnesota Post recognizes North High!

Twin Cities C3 Vista Position Title: STEM Lab and Maker Space Manager
Friday, March 17, 2017 8:45 AM

North High School's NSTEM Academy seeks a self-directed STEM enthusiast who desires to help create labs and maker spaces in a dynamic urban school. 

Grand Opening of the new North High School Fitness Center!
Wednesday, March 15, 2017 11:10 AM

Grand Opening of the new North High School Fitness Center!  Thursday, March 30. 2017

Jontae and Tamere
History Day - Huge Success!
Tuesday, March 14, 2017 2:30 PM

On Thursday, the North High media center was filled with student history day projects and judges. 

Graduation rates earn recognition from Fox News!
Saturday, February 25, 2017 10:00 AM

Fox News feature on graduation focusses on success at North High!  Watch the video here.  

Check out the Polar Parent Newsletter
Friday, February 24, 2017 9:45 AM

Have you seen our Polar Parent Newsletter?  Ms. Spring publishes a monthly newsletter keeping parents informed about what is happening at North high. 

Ecology Class Creates Aquaponic System
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 4:00 PM

Mr. Vreeland's Ecology class learned that an aquaponic system combines growing fish and plants together in a system where they benefit eachother. 

World Cafe
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 3:45 PM

Please join us for a community conversation as we gather input to embark on a plan that creates equity, integration and excellence in education for all Minnesota students. 

Project Success Upcoming Theater Events
Thursday, February 02, 2017 2:35 PM

Enjoy theater? Project Success, a community arts partner with North High, would like to invite you to take advantage of two upcoming theater events

North High Celebrates NAAPID
Thursday, February 02, 2017 2:20 PM

Along with the entire MPS district, North High school celebrates National African American Involvement Day, Monday, February 13th. Find out what's on the agenda for the upcoming event

Shrek: the Musical
Shrek the Musical
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 10:50 AM

Musical theatre returns to North Community High School Auditorium with the community production of Shrek: the Musical. 

Journalism students visit star tribune
Journalism Students Visit Star Tribune
Monday, January 23, 2017 3:50 PM

The North High Journalism class visited the central office of the Star Tribune to learn the inner workings of a large newspaper. 

Lady Polars
Thank you from Lady Polars!
Wednesday, December 21, 2016 9:35 AM

Thank you, Jesse Ross, for supporting our Lady Polars!  This crowd source will enable our female athletes to compete at the highest level!  North High is blessed by the support of our community.  

Pre Game Football Feature
Polar Champions featured on Thursday Night Football
Saturday, December 03, 2016 10:50 AM

Watch our state champions on Thursday Night Football!

Polars win championship!
Polars Win State Championship!
Saturday, November 26, 2016 4:15 PM

Congratulations to the players, the coaches and the fans!  

Learn more about our athletic field project
Wednesday, November 23, 2016 3:10 PM

The MPS Athletics Department recently applied for a Hennepin County Youth Sports Program grant to help fund the upgrading of the turf on the North High School athletic field.

Coach Adams
Coach OA - Coach of the Year
Saturday, November 19, 2016 6:10 PM

North High's own, Coach Charles Adams, has been selected as coach of the year by local news station WCCO!

Ms. Baumann leading a workshop
North High Teacher Leads Workshop
Thursday, November 17, 2016 8:40 AM

North high social studies teacher, Ms. Cayla Baumann, led a Nov 14th workshop for the Minnesota Historical Society, Northern Lights Academy. 

3D Printer
North High awarded $41,000 Phillips Grant!
Wednesday, November 16, 2016 10:35 AM

The Jay and Rose Phillips Family Foundation awarded North High's NSTEM academy with a $41,000 Phillips Grant to purchase cutting edge technology for North High students. 

African American History teacher, Courtney Bell
North teacher featured in University of Minnesota College of Education Magazine
Tuesday, November 08, 2016 5:55 PM

Ms. Courtney Bell shares a teacher's role in preparing future voters.

Panel Guests
Race, Policing, and Justice Panel
Tuesday, November 08, 2016 5:40 PM

North High student, Chris Johnson speaks on an Urban League panel next to Minneapolis Deputy Chief of Staff, Medaria Arradondo (left) and retired MN Supreme Court Justice and former MN Viking, Alan Page (right). 

Girls Who Code
Girls Who Code featured in Southwest Journal
Thursday, November 03, 2016 3:35 PM

Southwest Journal's story on closing the technology gender gap features North High's Gear Up program.  Read this article to learn more about Gear Up and North High's Girls Who Code club. 

North students visit Go 95.3
North Students Visit Local Hip Hop Radio Station
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 10:10 AM

Local Hip Hip radio station, Go 95.3, invited North high students to visit the studio.

Lauren at Greenhouse
Environmental Science Classes Visit School of Agriculture
Friday, September 23, 2016 11:30 AM

Environmental science classes visited the U of MN School of Agriculture to learn about careers in agriculture and horticulture.

Tyler Larson
Tyler Johnson - Still Making North Look Good
Thursday, September 22, 2016 10:25 AM

As Tyler Johnson thrives at the University of Minnesota, the media continues to recognize his connection to North High. 

CBS News Logo
North High Story on CBS Minnesota
Thursday, September 01, 2016 8:20 AM

Minneapolis North High Is On A Major Rebound

football picture
Polars featured in Star Tribune
Wednesday, August 31, 2016 6:45 PM

The Star Tribune's, MN football hub, features our own Polar football players, Jamire Jackson and Phil Scott!!!

Back to School
Back to School!
Tuesday, August 23, 2016 3:45 PM

Welcome back students!   9th grade orientation, go card pick up, and new student open house are all on Thursday, August 25, click the link for times.  The first day of school is the following Monday, August 29.   We can't wait to see our students!

students bowling
Three polars going to state for adapted bowling!
Monday, May 16, 2016 12:40 PM

Three members of the North adapted bowling team qalified to compete in the State Tourament on Friday May 20th. 

Toni Dollerson
Toni Dollerson wins Athena Award for 2015-2016
Tuesday, May 10, 2016 3:55 PM

Toni Dollerson was selected for the Athena Award, which honors outstanding women athletes. 

Students with history day display
North Rocks State History Day Competition
Tuesday, May 03, 2016 12:10 PM

North High sent four groups of students to the State History day competition at the University of Minnesota this Sunday.

Keith Ellison honors seniors
Keith Ellison Honors Seniors for Financial Literacy Work
Monday, April 25, 2016 10:10 AM

Keith Ellison visited the North High media center on Monday to honor the seniors for the hard work on thei Financial Literacy Unit in Economics. 

Faith Barron receives Rose Rees Award
North Student Awarded Rose Rees Peace Award!
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 2:45 PM

Faith Barron was awarded the Rose Rees Peace award today and got to meet former Vice President Walter Mondale.

Studetn Council Food Drive
Food Drive - Best Year Ever!
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 11:30 AM

The Student Council students went above and beyond for this years food drive! 


Mr. Tillman at Nice Ride Event
Staff Member Participates in Community Wellness Campaign
Monday, April 04, 2016 1:00 PM

North High staff member, Mr. Tillman, can be seen riding through the community on an orange Nice Ride bike! 

North High Radio - KBEM in the news
Monday, March 21, 2016 12:55 PM

North High School Senior, Jedidiah Jones, was featured in a recent KARE 11 story about KBEM and North High School.

Polars at Capitol
Lawmakers Honor North Basketball Players at State Capital
Monday, March 21, 2016 9:55 AM

Nice moment at the State Capitol Thursday as lawmakers honored the Minneapolis North High School boys basketball team on their 1A state championship.

Dance Teacher, Ms. French
Ordway features North High!
Thursday, March 17, 2016 8:30 AM

A North teacher and student are the highlight of the 2016/2017 Ordway calalogue.

Kadonna Wilson with History Day ribbon
Polar Scholars Crush History Day!
Monday, March 14, 2016 11:00 AM

Sixteen North High students competed in the regional competition, and nine will move on to state!

State Champs
North Secures 68-45 Victory and State Championship!
Saturday, March 12, 2016 5:55 PM

The North basketball team won the 2016 1A state championship game against Goodhue!  We are so proud of our athletes, both on and off the court!

Za Vang receives full ride!
North Student Wins Full Ride to St. Thomas!
Tuesday, March 08, 2016 2:50 PM

North High senior, Za Vang, has been selected to receive a Dease scholarship.  Based on an essay and academic credentials he has been awarded a full ride to St. Thomas for Fall 2016.    

Map of the Planets
Astronomy Classroom Connection
Wednesday, March 02, 2016 11:40 AM

How Big Is Your Neighborhood?  Everyone knows the basics about the neighborhood they live in.  But do we understand the neighborhood that the Earth and the Sun live in? 

North High Makes The News Again!
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 2:50 PM

Students at North High School have been participating in a program where they are earning both high school and college credits for taking an EMS Pathways Class. 

North High Had A 30% Increase In Graduation Rate!
Tuesday, February 23, 2016 11:50 AM

North High School was honored for the increase in graduation rate last year! Click here to see a clip of the video!

Tyler Johnson and Isaiah Matthews
Two of North's Finest Sign Their College Commitment Letters!
Wednesday, February 03, 2016 6:00 PM


Compass Due North
Looking for Direction to High School? Consider Due North!
Monday, January 11, 2016 3:15 PM

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We are recycling at North!
Recycling Program at North
Friday, January 08, 2016 9:40 PM

This semester the students in our Human Geography and  Government and Economics classes, as well as the students in our DCD program teamed up to advocate for and develop a recycling program at North High.  

Polar honored for leadership and outstanding accomplishments
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 5:00 PM

Sophomore Takyezia Lee one of two recipients to receive a scholarship to attend the Young Enterprising Women Award Ceremony in Florida.