SWHS Counseling Department


At Southwest High School,  our mission is for all students  to have access to a comprehensive, developmental school counseling program addressing the academic, career-post secondary, and social/emotional development of all students.  By  the time students graduate,  they will have the skills and knowledge necessary to contribute as productive members of society.

Areas of Support

Academic Support

Social & Emotional Learning 

College & Career Readiness ( in collaboration with  Achieve Twin Cities  Career & College Center-CCC Coordinators)

Partnering with  all stakeholders, including students, parents, teachers, administration, and the community, to meet the diverse needs of our population.