Southwest Communicator

"Community of Character"

Shout Outs

  • I need to give a shout out to Binky Sanders for doing the hemlock maneuver on a student this afternoon who got choked on a piece of candy. Very scary, but she saved the day!

  • Shout out to Valerie Weber for coming in and working so good with the kiddos and all the staff. Shelley W


  • When teachers are done putting out buddy packs for their classes to be sure to bring extras back down to lobby for rest of the bldg.-We have been short buddy packs the last couple of weeks!
  • We are using a new online system this year for summer school applications. You only need to fill out the REQUIRED portions.

    Below are instructions to apply:

  • Click on the following link:
  • Click on "apply now"
  • Click on the "apply" button next to "Summer School" - "Your school ex: North"
  • In the top right hand corner click on "Apply for this position"
  • If you have not ever applied for a position online, you will need to follow directions to create a new account. If you have previously used the online application system, you should have a user name and password
  • Cubbie PTO fundraising events

The Cubbie PTO has two fundraisers a year –both with Sno-Biz and we need you. Please email Brenda Hatfield ( cc:nicole Langston ASAP if you are willing to help!

Kids Fest 5/30/15 10:00 -2:00

Task—sell shaved ice and make dollars for Cubbie PTO.

Friday, May 29th – create flavors and organize for the event.

People needed 2-3

5 p.m. – 7 p.m.

Saturday, May 30th –sell and flavor the shaved ice (Sno-Biz will operate the machines)

9-10 a.m. –set up 2-3 people

10—noon 6 people

noon – 2 p.m. 6 people

2 – 3 p.m.—clean up 2-3 people

Little Olympics

Task—sell shaved ice and make dollars for Cubbie PTO. In 2014 we were able to raise more than $650 to support the PTO. This allowed us to purchase Lee’s and El Esplon for teacher conferences as well as fund other celebratory items for our faculty/staff at SWECC.

Saturday, May 2, 2015


9 a.m. – 1 p.m.

8:30 – 9 a.m. set up 2 people

9 a.m. – 11 a.m. 4 people

11 a.m. – 1 p.m. 4 people

1 – 1:30 p.m. clean up

  • This is just a reminder that the whole month of May is blacked out for in-district professional development and mentor/mentee days. I cannot approve in-district leave requests for days in May.
  • Providing we don't have any snow days, the last day of school will be May 20th. Students will be released 3 hours early; Teachers are required to stay the complete day on May 20th and are not required to come back to following.

Southwest Mission:

"With Character and Knowledge every child will have the tools to be successful."