Southwest is actively recruiting volunteers! We would love to have you come be a lunch buddy with our students or be a reading buddy in a classroom or assist a teacher with things at your home. Please contact Stephanie Dischiavi at for more information or call the school at 828.324.8884.

Show your Lion Cub pride!

Now that we have adopted our new mascot we can officially show our Lion Cub pride with new Southwest Primary shirts.  If you would like to order a shirt, you can go online to and choose the shirt that is just right for you.  Or, if you would like, we can accept cash payments in the office here at the school.  Don't delay!  The deadline to order is Friday, April 27, at noon!
Southwest T-shirts

Welcome Rising Kindergarten Students!
It's time to register for the upcoming 2018-2019 school year.  Please call or stop by the school office for a registration packet.  Children must be 5 years of age by August 31, 2018 to enroll.  Click here to see what you missed at Beginners' Day which was held at the school on April 19.

Dual Language Immersion Program

Enroll now for the 2018-2019 school year!
If you would like to know more about the program, click the photo below to see a video with more information.

DLI Video

We invite you to join us on either April 26th at 6:00 pm or May 3rd at 9:00 am for an informational meeting.  To print an application for the program, you can click

Parent Survey

We want to hear from you!  A letter about parent surveys was sent home in student report cards on Thursday, April 12.  This letter explained the parent survey we would like for you to complete.  Paper and pencil surveys can be picked up in the school office or you can complete the survey electronically by clicking the links below.  The survey will close on May 11, 2018.  Thank you for taking the time to share your thoughts with us.

HPS Parent Survey - English
HPS Parent Survey - Spanish
HPS Parent Survey - Hmong

Introducing our new mascot!

Southwest is now officially the home of the Lion Cubs!

Lion Cub

Our Spirit Rock has arrived!

Don't miss out on your chance to paint the rock!  Click the link for details and information on how to sign up!  

Southwest Spirit Rock