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  • Bowling Bash 2019 set for February 22, 2019 December 17, 2018

    We are pleased to announce the date for our 7th Annual Scholarship Fundraiser. Join us on February 22, 2019 for the Southwest Schools Bowling Bash – a terrific evening of fun to raise funds for college scholarships for graduating seniors and scholarships for our younger students to attend local summer enrichment camps. For complete details and sponsorship opportunties, please ...

  • Join Us for Orientation on August 23rd 2018 July 25, 2018

    We would like to invite our new and returning students for orientation on August 23rd, 2018.  6th grade will begin at 5:00PM, followed by grades 7 and 8 at 6:30PM. Hear from administrators, teachers, and other school personnel about how to have a successful school year. Our Community Class and College and Career Readiness for all Students Features ...

  • This Summer’s Manufacturing Camp A Success July 23, 2018

    The Nuts, Bolts, & Thingamajigs Summer Manufacturing Camp held this June provided 4th-9th grade students an opportunity to explore science, technology, engineering, and math through exciting hands-on activities. Campers learned how to think link inventors, problem-solve, collaborate, and create using a 3D printer. At the end of each week students went on a field trip where they were able to ...

  • Dress Code and School Supply Lists for 2018-2019 School Year Announced July 19, 2018

    We are pleased to announce that the new dress code and updated school supply lists for the 2018-2019 school year have been released. Follow this link to view and download.

  • What Do You Want to Be When You Grow Up? June 21, 2018

    The Southwest Schools Summer Camp for 8th and 9th graders centers around that question. “We want to foster, inspire, and empower our students to be innovative.  We want to expose them to skills and crafts that are probably not part of their daily lives,” says Rose Norman, Chief Research & Grants Officer. Through Nuts, Bolts, and Thingamajigs, 3D Modeling and ...

  • June 19th – Attend a Meet & Greet with Our New Principal June 12, 2018

    Parents and students are invited to attend a Meet & Greet Ice Cream Social with Southwest Schools’ newest principals – Deborah Silber, Principal, Discovery Middle School and Bianca Clark, Principal, Empowerment High School. Date: Tuesday, June 19 Time: 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM Location: 6400 Westpark Drive, Suite 200 We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Summer Kick-Off Event June 11, 2018

    Parents and students are invited to a special community event! Tour our new state of the art, Career, Technology, and Fine Arts Center. Explore what Southwest Schools is all about and the variety of student activities and programs offered! Enrolling now grades 6th – 12th. New enrollees will receive a free Southwest Schools’ spirit shirt. Learn More at: https://www.swschools.org/summerevent Saturday, June 23rd from 10am ...

  • Soaring Eagles Summer Camp (June 4 – July 12) May 22, 2018

    Discovery Middle School and Empowerment High School (6th-9th grade) students are invited to a FREE 6-week summer camp program! Come learn about: Cooking, Create & Craft, Entrepreneurship, Sports, and enjoy fun Field Trips!!   June 4 – July 12 (Monday – Thursday) 9am-1pm with breakfast and lunch provided!   Register for FREE at: www.swschools.org/summercamp

  • Donald Morgan and Rebecca Cruz Receive Top Honors May 3, 2018

    We are pleased to honor the following staff for earning recognition as superstars of the Southwest Schools District.  Photos https://www.facebook.com/pg/SouthwestSchools/photos/?tab=album&album_id=1775146792553244 DISTRICT WIDE TEACHER OF THE YEAR Michael Bourquin- Mangum Elementary DISTRICT WIDE SUPPORT STAFF MEMBER OF THE YEAR Scott Lawton-Phoenix Schools CAMPUS TEACHER OF THE YEAR: Bissonnet Elementary- Peggy Billingsley Mangum Elementary-Michael Bourquin Discovery Middle School – Donald Morgan Empowerment High School-Jennifer Rollie Phoenix School- Renaia Eugene Young Learners ...

  • Now Accepting Enrollment Applications for the 2018-2019 School Year February 19, 2018

    Discovery Middle School is pleased to announce that enrollment applications are now being accepted for the 2018-2019 school year. To apply, please call or visit one of our campuses or complete the application online at https://forms.swschools.org/interestinquiry/ Our Campuses Learn more about the incredible opportunities for students by visiting one of our campuses. Empowerment High School 6400 Westpark Dr. Houston, Texas 77057 Phone: 713-954-9528 http://empowerment.swschools.org Discovery Middle School 6400 ...

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