Friday, October 29 Fall Parties at Southwest
Thursday, October 28 2nd Grade Field Trip to Pumpkin Hollow
Stoddard County VB Tournament Dexter is hosting this week at the BEC. MSTA and Golden Age are the only two passes that are accepted. Admission for all adults is $3.00, students $2.00, no passes for students.
Your child may wear a hat to school on Thursday, October 7th for a donation of $1 to support Hits for Hope. All funds raised go to 18 Fore Life, a local charity that supports assistance to those battling cancer. He/she may also wear pink to show support. Thanks!
Parent Teacher Conferences Thursday, October 21 No School Friday, October 22
The annual Hits for Hope HS volleyball game will be held on October 7th. Shirts are available for order through BA Promotions through September 23rd. Please consider purchasing one to support 18 FORE Life - a charity that supports local folks battling cancer through love offerings. Make plans to attend the game....there will be a silent auction and good volleyball!🏐 Thank you in advance for your purchase and participation! https://bapromotions.com/product/dexter-hits-for-hope/
Tonight during the varsity game vs NMCC please remember to help keep our students, visitors, and parents safe during the game. Students should remain seated with an adult unless walking to the concession stand or bathroom and remember the grass area is not for playing. Thank you for your help.
Southwest Picture Day Monday, September 27
September 10th Football Friday Wear school colors or Bearcat Shirt to show your support! Go Bearcats
Monday, September 6- Labor Day No School
Southwest Open House is August 24th from 5:30-7:30! See link below. https://docs.google.com/document/d/1nkFdAtaZfN45EhYgQyvqADFnzW7kAOfQQKemWxL2EnY/edit?usp=drive_web
Click here for K-2 School Supply Lists: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1siujrTFUWOpu_fR1L9nRkU4sIkUkRxJ1QIlCFFIqHJI/edit?usp=sharing_eil_m&ts=60f71e24
Click here for the Pre-K School Supply List: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1kleZIK9ElWAbyHTmKvMDAX2s1PVLGRlv3mMzb1CzTms/edit?usp=sharing_eil_m&ts=60f71e02
Kindergarten Graduation Pictures will be tomorrow, Wednesday, May 12th. Photos will be taken in Graduation Cap and Gown. Only those students who bring money will be allowed to get their picture made. If you have any questions, please contact your child’s teacher.
Southwest Elementary Dexter Public Schools has decided to transition to masks being optional for students and staff beginning Thursday, April 22nd.
School will be dismissed at 11:00 today.
Click the link below to view Summer School Newsletter: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1sgMjCp_YQyOspCxkCcH_raIk-WJ1o4PnGuCi4vxlN0A/edit?usp=sharing
Southwest will be having Bearcat Buddies today.
MARCH INTO READING: Students will continue to bring in signed book forms for books read at home with the family! Keep watching for slips and additional information from classroom teachers.
Thursday, March 11–student early dismissal at 11AM. Teachers will have PM AMI work time. Friday, March 12–NO SCHOOL
Dr. Suess Reading Week dress up days: Monday- Green Eggs & Ham... wear green! Tuesday- I Can Read With My Eyes Shut... wear a shirt you can read! Wednesday- Cat In The Hat... wear a hat! Thursday- Fox In Socks... wear crazy socks! Friday- If I Ran The Zoo... wear animal print!
ATTN- Inclement Weather AMI Information: In your child’s red folder, you will find two AMI packets. With inclement weather being forecasted this week, we want to be prepared in case of a school closure. Please follow these guidelines in regard to the AMI packets: Packets are only completed if Dexter School District is out of school. *If school is dismissed for inclement weather, complete your first AMI packet. *If school is dismissed for inclement weather for a second day, complete your second AMI packet. Place your completed packets into your child’s red folder and return them to school when the students return.
February 15 & 16: No School for students! Teachers will have a PD work day on Tuesday, the 16th.
Valentine’s Day parties will be held on Friday, February 12. Be watching for a a note from your classroom teacher!
Kindergarten screenings are being held on March 26! Please contact the office for more information.
Preschool screenings are being held on February 26! Please contact the office for more information.
Hello! Tomorrow is the last day for Southwest Elementary online Scholastic Book Fair. If you have not ordered, follow the link below for an easy check out. Thank you for your continued support! https://bookfairs.scholastic.com/bookfairs/cptoolkit/homepage.do?method=homepage&url=southwestelementaryschool19
Christmas Break is almost here! NO SCHOOL: Monday, December 21 - Monday, January 4. Classes resume Tuesday, January 5.
THANKSGIVING BREAK: No school Wednesday, November 25 - Friday, November 27! Classes resume Monday, November 30.
TRASH BAG SALES CELEBRATIONS! We are going to reschedule our Pumpkin Hollow field trips and Bounce Houses for next week due to rain: Monday, Nov. 2 - Kindergarten will attend Pumpkin Hollow Bounce Houses will be set up for Pre-K Wednesday, Nov. 4- First and Second Grade to Pumpkin Hollow
NOVEMBER 3rd: Election Day! Schools will be closed to students due to the BEC being used for voting, but students will participate in AMI learning to get work completed. More information will be given by Southwest soon.
OCTOBER 22nd: School dismisses at 11 AM for parent/teacher conferences! OCTOBER 23rd: NO SCHOOL!
Reminder: Trash bag sales are due Monday, October 5! Happy Friday!!
Trash bag sales will start Monday! Please look for more information to be coming home and posted soon!