Welcome to Southwest Elementary School


"I'm a learner, I'm a leader. I am a Jacket. I will do nothing less than my very best."

               Kim Britt~ Principal
Dara Hedgecock~ Assistant Principal 

434 Central Avenue
Lexington, NC 27292
Phone: (336) 242- 1548  
Fax: (336) 249-7684

Follow the School on Twitter:  @PrincipalKimB5


  • Southwest Elementary School will provide a nurturing and collaborative environment where all students, staff, families, and community leaders are active participants in our commitment  to the development of life long learners.
  • We believe our students will develop the academic, social, and personal skills to become 21st century achievers

News and Updates

  • February 9, 2017
    Class picture day. Students will take class pictures. 
    Posted Feb 6, 2017, 11:54 AM by Amy Ralph
  • February 20, 2017
    No School in observation of President's day.
    Posted Feb 3, 2017, 11:23 AM by Amy Ralph
  • February 17, 2017
     On Friday, February 17, 2017 Southwest will hold a  valentines day dance and auction from 6:00-8:00 p.m. 
    Posted Feb 3, 2017, 11:21 AM by Amy Ralph
  • February 6, 2017
    This is an early release day for students. School ends at 11:30 a.m.
    Posted Feb 3, 2017, 11:19 AM by Amy Ralph
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  • Southwest Elementary School will address each student’s individual talents and needs to develop problem solving and effective communication skills that will result in academic, social, and personal growth in a global community.           
  • We will utilize child-centered research-based educational practices and technology in a rigorous and relevant manner.

Southwest Elementary School