Guam - Southern High School has confirmed that it has obtained a three-year accreditation from the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. According to principal James Petitte, the school has made some improvements as far as tracking activity in the school and ensuring things are done correctly.

He says a group will be visiting the Santa Rita campus in 2013. He says he's hoping that during the visit that they will be able to obtain a six-year accreditation.