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Southwest Elementary

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About The School

Southwest Elementary has highly qualified and caring teachers who place an emphasis on service-learning and serving the community. The curriculum includes the academic content and skills students learn across grade levels to meet college and career readiness standards.

Special Academic Programs

STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) Instructional Program - Southwest Elementary provides students with increased exposure to STEM learning experiences and resources. Other extended learning activities infused across grade levels and academic disciplines include field trips, after-school programs, and community partnerships.

Career & Technical Education (CTE) Opportunities

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Fine Arts

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Honors & Recognition

2017 State School of Character

2018-19 Highest Growth in the State

2018-19 Highest Growth in GCS

Ranked #6th Best Public Elementary School in Guilford County by Niche.com

2018 GCS Principal of the Year - Michelle Thigpen

2019 Extraordinary Educator - Wendy Kitley
2020 Extraordinary Educator - Kimberly Threewitt

Clubs & Sponsored Teams

Contact the school directly for more information and a list of clubs and sponsored teams.

Community Service

Contact the school directly for more information regarding specific community service projects.

After School Care

After-School Care Enrichment Services (ACES) provides quality, affordable, and convenient after-school care for K-5 students. ACES is offered every day that school is in session until 6 p.m. On some teacher workdays, designated as ACES All-Days, the program operates from 7:30 a.m. until 6 p.m. To receive more information regarding enrollment, costs (DSS subsidies accepted), please contact the school-based ACES site coordinator.

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4372 Southwest School Road, High Point, NC 27265
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