South Side News

  • Hawk Highlights.  

    • Congratulations to  Jeremiah Fields for auditioning and qualifying for the All-State Band!  He made the blue band, 2nd chair.  All-State Weekend and concert will be held in April.  Congratulations Jeremiah! 

    • The following students qualified to participate in the UT-Martin Honor Band weekend: Josh Phillips, Crystal Phifer, Katelyn Wheeler, Jeremiah Fields, Jacob Azbill (an alternate).  Congratulations musicians!  

    • The Hawks are the Poplar Bluff Showdown Basketball Tournament Champions!  Brandon Maclin and JJ Johnson were named to the all-tournament team!  The Hawks remain undefeated.  Way to go guys!

    • Congratulations to the basketball teams for the great beginnings of their seasons!  The boys are undefeated and the girls have an excellent record as well.  They will participate in some holiday tournaments.  Check out the athletic calendar for their game schedules. 


  • Hawk Daily Announcements

    Click here to view a list of the daily announcements made to the school daily.  

    Click here to view announcements pertinent to the Class of 2020.  

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  • 2020 Basketball Homecoming

    It's time for Basketball Homecoming!  We are looking forward to a fun week of school spirit culminating in a couple great basketball games versus Chester County!  

    Tuesday January 21--- Home Run Day (wear your favorite team jersey)

    Wednesday January 22--- Home is Where Your Boots Are (wear boots with camo or farmer's attire)

    Thursday January 23--- Home Away Home (wear an Hawaiian shirt)

    Friday January 24--- There's No Place Like Home (wear your South Side gear and/or colors)

    Games against Chester County will begin at 6pm.  The court will be presented before the girls game at 5:30pm, so be sure to come early!  Tickets are $6.  

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  • Auditions for Spring Play

    Interested in theatre?  Come pick up an application for "The Canterville Ghost."  Practice schedules and interest forms are available on the door to the theatre.  There is a wide range of roles available for this fun, large-cast comedy.  Auditions will be held Saturday, February 1 at 10am.  See Ms. Cargile for details. 

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  • Basketball Season is Here!

    Don't miss a game!  Check out the Lady Hawks 2019-2020 schedule and the Hawks 2019-2020 schedule!  

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  • South Side Yearbooks

    Don't miss out on your opportunity to relive this school year forever!  It's time to purchase your 2019-2020 South Side Yearbook.  The staff is already hard at work on this year's edition, and you don't want to miss out!  Purchase books online or see Mrs. Lee in 12 East.  Price is $80.

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  • Supporting our Hawks

    Are you looking for a way to help out our South Side Hawks?  We currently have a few fundraisers that allow you to help out our athletic teams!

    The Hawks Baseball Team are hosting the Little Miss South Side and Miss South Side Diamond Pageants on January 25.  

    The Lady Hawks Basketball Team is hosting a Daddy Daughter Dance on February 15, from 6-8pm in the East Gym.  


    Our athletic teams are always looking for sponsors!  Contact us for details!

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  • Visit the HawkTV YouTube page to see what South Side students say makes our school so special. Check the latest edition of HawkTV here!

  • Proud to be a South Side Hawk!


    Here at South Side High School, our strong sense of community and school pride lays the foundation for helping our students succeed. We provide a comprehensive educational program that prepares our students for success in many areas. One of our many unique offerings is a robust A/V program. Check out this video created by SSHS students which highlights some of the opportunities waiting for you at South Side! To view video on a mobile device, please rotate to landscape.