Kindergarten Registration for the 2021-2022 School Year
Click on the links below to find information you may need to help you register your child for Kindergarten for the 2021-2022 school year.

Is My Child Ready for Kindergarten?

Dual Language Immersion Program Application for Rising Kindergarteners  --  Click on this link to apply for a spot in our Spanish / English Dual Language Immersion Program for the 2021-2022 school year.  All applications are due by June 1, 2021.  Reserve your spot today!

Optional Student Accident Insurance Information
Parents of HPS students have the option of purchasing student accident insurance.  If you would like more information, click on the links below.

Optional Student Accident Insurance - English
Optional Student Accident Insurance - Spanish
Online Enrollment Instructions

Gaston Family Health Services Online Enrollment

Did you know that your child can begin receiving behavioral health services at school?  Southwest is proudly partnering with Gaston Family Health Services to provide school based interventions to any child who may struggle with academics, developmental issues, relationships, anxiety, depression, substance abuse, behavioral concerns, grief, transition, and more.  These services are provided to any child regardless of insurance type or ability to pay.  No service will ever be denied.  Signing up is now easier than ever.  Simply fill out an enrollment packet or click the provided link below and you will be redirected to a secure enrollment form.

Sign Now Links:



Hickory Shared Access

Now students can borrow eBooks, audiobooks, and streaming video free from the Hickory Public Library using your Hickory Shared Access account.  Click on the following link to find out more information:  Hickory Shared Access.

Students can also use their Hickory Shared Access account to check out and read ebooks from the NCKids Digital Library by clicking on the following link:

Southwest Spirit Rock

Don't miss out on your chance to paint the rock!  Click here for details on how to sign up.

Southwest PTA needs you!

The PTA is seeking additional members.  We are also looking for parents willing to serve on the PTA Board.  If you are interested, please contact the school for more information.


Volunteer and make a difference!

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.  If you are interested, you can complete the registration form at:  Volunteer Tracker.