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

  • Snow Makeup
    January 24th is a snow makeup day for students. This will be a regular school day.
    Posted by Amy Ralph
  • Early Dismissal
    January 23rd will be an early dismissal day.
    Posted by Amy Ralph
  • January 16, 2017
    No school for students in observation of the Martin Luther King Jr. Holiday
    Posted Jan 5, 2017, 6:54 AM by Amy Ralph
  • Winter Break
    There will be no school from Wednesday December 21, 2016- Monday January 2, 2017 for winter break. Students return to school on Tuesday January 3, 2016.
    Posted Dec 13, 2016, 11:04 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