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

  • Half day for students
    October 31st is a half day for students. 
    Posted Oct 19, 2016, 6:39 AM by Amy Ralph
  • Red Ribbon Week
    Red Ribbon week is October 24th- October 28th. 
    Posted Sep 16, 2016, 9:41 AM by Amy Ralph
  • Unity Day
    October 19th is Unity Day where students unite against bullying.  Please wear an Orange shirt to school. 
    Posted Sep 16, 2016, 9:44 AM by Amy Ralph
  • Southwest Curriculum Night
    Southwest will have a curriculum night for parents on Thursday October 13, 2016 at 6:00. 
    Posted Sep 16, 2016, 9:36 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