Welcome to Southwest DeKalb High School


SWD School Uniforms Information 
Do you have a question about the new mandatory school uniforms? Visit the SWD SCHOOL UNIFORM page.
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SWD on Twitter: @SWDPanthers | @SWDPTSA | @THEPROWLER_BBG
SWD Prowler on Instagram: theprowlerbbg 
Calculate Your GPA Panthers! 
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Panther News
College Fair (Sponsored by PTSA)
Thursday, October 15 -- 8:30 am.-12:30 p.m.
Volunteers are needed for different tasks and shifts (once you are finished you are free to leave):
6:45 to 7:30 am (8 volunteers are needed)
Tasks: Wiping off tables and placing numbers on the tables. Paper towels and cleanser will be provided.
Attire: Jeans and tee-shirts
7:30 to 8:30 am (3 volunteers are needed)
Tasks: To stand at the front entrance of the school and assist visitors with unloading their materials and getting into the gym (these volunteers will also be assisted by uniformed ROTC students).
Attire: Navy blue tops and black bottoms (no jeans please) If interested, please send an email to southwestdekalbptsa@gmail.com by October 12.  
State of the Art Language Laboratory
 We are proud to announce that the World Language Department at Southwest DeKalb High School has a unique teaching tool -- a state of the art language laboratory! 
We're Not Gonna Take It Video Contest
To view contest rules, click here. 
DeKalb County School System Online Scholarship Guide
Dekalb County Schools students and parents can access information about 959 scholarships that cover a wide range of academic disciplines and eligibility requirements as well as tips to help you get scholarships and links to other resources about scholarships and financial aid.
We Are SWD


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Character Traits
The Character Trait
for the Month of October is

Courage is the ability to face your fears with determination and confidence.

SWD is a
"No Hazing Zone!"
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Upcoming Events
Hispanic Heritage Month
Mon Sep 14 2015
to Thu Oct 15 2015
College Fair at SWD
Thu Oct 15 2015
Homecoming Dance
Fri Oct 23 2015
Homecoming Tailgate
Sat Oct 24 2015
SWD Quick Links
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