Attention Parents of Juniors and Seniors:
The counseling department will host a meeting to discuss graduation requirements and online classes as well as answers to any questions you may have concerning what your student may require in order to graduate. The meeting will take place this Thursday, September 1, 2016 in the school auditorium at 6:00 p.m. Please plan to attend.
Probe is an annual program of college fairs. It is an opportunity for students to learn about post-secondary options after high school. The Probe College Fair will be in our area on Thursday, September 1, 2016 at The Mall of Stonecrest, 2929 Turner Hill Road, Lithonia, GA 30038, from 6:00 to 9:00 pm. Click here
for a list of colleges that will be present. Admission is free, but it is suggested that students go on line and register at www.gaprobe.org
. Once on the web site, click on "High School Students" and follow the directions.
Arrive on Time.
First Bell is at 8:05 a.m.
Mr. and Miss SWD Pageant
This year Southwest DeKalb will host its first ever Pageant Competition! The Mr. & Miss SWD Pageant's purpose is to provide personal and professional opportunities for our young men and women through community service and events.
If you are interested in participating, please fill out the attached pre-application form.
SWD School Uniforms Information
Do you have a question about the new mandatory school uniforms? Visit the SWD SCHOOL UNIFORM page.
Southwest DeKalb High School High Achievers Magnet Program Enrollment
Open Enrollment for the High Achievers Magnet Program at Southwest DeKalb High School is January 11, 2016 through February 19th 2016 with a late deadline of August 31, 2016.
Qualified students are guaranteed placement at Southwest DeKalb High School for the 2016-2017 school year. Students can register online or in person at designated centers. To download a brochure about SWD's High Achievers Program, CLICK HERE. For SWD application instructions, CLICK HERE. For more information CLICK HERE to access the DCSD School Choice webpage. The forms for registration will be active on January 11, 2016 at 9:00 a.m. SWD will host tours for potential magnet students on January 21 and 28 from 9:00-11:00 a.m.
SWD has gone SOCIAL! Check us out!
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Calculate Your GPA Panthers!
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