Students had a blast at the FOLT Science Night!


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


  • 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

  • August 20, 2015
    Southwest's Open House and Orientation will be from 11:00 am -2:00 pm & 4:00 pm -7:00 pm
    Posted Jul 23, 2015, 5:47 PM by Amy Ralph
  • May 26-29
    Reminder - NO SCHOOL on Monday - Memorial Day

    Wednesday - Reading Counts Celebration! 

    Friday -  Silent Auction is 2:45-6:30 pm
                      School Dance is 5:30-7:30 pm
    Hope to see you there!! :) 
    Posted May 22, 2015, 7:12 AM by Traci Carlson
  • May 18-22
    FTO Meeting - Monday, May 18 at 6:00pm

    Media Festival - Tuesday, May 19 at 6:30 at LSHS 

    13 days until the EOG! 

    Posted May 18, 2015, 8:28 AM by Traci Carlson
  • May 4th-8th
    May 4th-8th is Teacher Appreciation Week so be sure to tell your teachers how much you appreciate all that they do! 

    Monday, May 4th from 6:00-7:15pm is Orientation for the Charles England transfer students.  We look forward to meeting you and talking with you! 

    **Please remember that starting on Monday, May 4th, afternoon dismissal will be at 2:25pm!**
    Posted May 1, 2015, 12:08 PM by Traci Carlson
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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