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

"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 


  • 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

  • Math 24
    Congratulations to all the students that competed in the Math 24 competition on April 10th!  Two of our fifth graders placed. Congratulations to Oliver on his first place finish. Congratulations to Precious on her third place finish.
    Posted Apr 11, 2014, 10:05 AM by Jessica Lindsay
  • Science Night
    Join as April 10th for Science Night from 6:00-7:30. Don't forget to bring your gently used books to "swap" for new ones.
     If you sold Dewey's products you will also be able to pick those up that night. 
    Posted Apr 8, 2014, 3:04 PM by Jessica Lindsay
  • Third Quarter Awards
    Third quarter award ceremonies will be on Monday, April 7th.  
    Posted Apr 3, 2014, 9:57 AM by Jessica Lindsay
  • Yearbooks

     Enter our school’s passcode: 1013410835144015
    Yearbook Price: $15.00
    Deadline to order for delivery to school: May 1st
    Posted Mar 25, 2014, 4:17 PM by Jessica Lindsay
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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