Counselor & Social Work

Weekly Communication: Week of 4/13/2020

April: Child Abuse Awareness & Prevention Month. It is also Military Child Month

April is National Child Abuse Prevention Month. This month and throughout the year, SWISD encourages all individuals to play a role in making our Southwest community a better place for children and families. Below are a few resources with information on prevention and awareness.

National Child Abuse Website

Parent Guide


April is designated as the Month of the Military Child. Let's honor our military children and their parents for their service and dedication.

Military Child Quick Info Video

"Purple Up Day" - Wear purple on April 15th!


National Domestic Violence Hotline

In this site, highly-trained advocates are available 24/7/365 to talk confidentially with anyone experiencing domestic violence, seeking resources or information, or questioning unhealthy aspects of their relationship.

By Grade Level: Resources, Activities, Updates, Lessons

Elementary Level

Middle School Level

High School Level

Tips for Seniors Going to College/University

Due to COVID-19, colleges & universities are making updates and changes to their admission deadlines, requirements, financial aid awards, and other processes. Please check with your institution's communication format daily to keep yourself informed of any changes. Although, these colleges/universities are "physically" closed, they continue to work remotely. Good luck in your future plans...