NEWS FOR SPRING 2022
SOUTHWESTERN ACADEMY’S 98th SCHOOL YEAR is providing many opportunities in and out of the classroom for our students. Yesterday, Science Fair allowed our science students to show off the experiments they designed and performed over the past few months. Today, we all enjoyed ANNIVERSARY ANTICS celebrating Southwestern’s 98th birthday, April 7th. Spring Sports are proving our athletic abilities with Boys’ Volleyball and Coed Baseball teams. Along with academics, students enjoy educational field trips during the week, as well as volunteering, social & hiking trips on the weekends. Check our Instagram www.instagram.com/southwesternacademy or Facebook page www.facebook.com/southwesternacademy for pictures and updates throughout the year.
MANY WONDERFUL NIGHTS of student choreographed shows and dinner menus are scheduled. Students presented a wonderful EUROPEAN CABARET on November 10th, and joyous CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS on December 13th, LUNAR NEW YEAR celebration & dinner on February 1st, AFRICAN DIASPORA show & dinner on February 23rd, SOUTHEAST ASIAN show & dinner on March 23rd. Upcoming will be SEDER DINNER on April 20th, LATIN AMERICAN show & dinner on May 5th, culminating with our world-famous CARNIVAL/LUAU on May 18th, hosted by International Club.
THIRD SEMESTER REPORT CARDS were emailed Friday, April 1. Contact our registrar firstname.lastname@example.org if you did not receive the report card. Contact our Director of Academics email@example.com with any questions on your student’s results. FOURTH QUARTER classes began MARCH 28.
SPRING BREAK begins after classes on Friday, April 8th. And classes resume Tuesday morning, April 19th.
ARTSFEST 2022 will be Thursday, April 28th. ArtsFest is our annual celebration and presentation of all visual and performing art students’ work throughout the year. We hope you can join us!
SECOND SEMESTER REVIEW WEEK is May 31 – June 3. SEMESTER EXAMINATION WEEK begins Monday, June 6, and is completed Wednesday, June 8. Last Day of School is Thursday, June 9, 2022. We ask that you not schedule any appointments for your student during these important days of review and testing. FINAL REPORT CARDS will be emailed to parents Friday, JUNE 17th.
And of course, GRADUATION & COMMENCEMENT for the Class of 2022 on Thursday, June 9th. Middle School 8th Grade PROMOTION will be held at the same ceremony.
Next, our SUMMER school sessions begin. Find out more here – SUMMER 2022
Plan ahead for your 2022-23 school year Opening Day on Tuesday, September 6th. Look for the annual calendar for the 2022-23 school year in your email inbox in the Summer.
ALL RESIDENT STUDENTS are asked to send information of their travel plans to the Student Office: firstname.lastname@example.org. Students arriving/departing at LAX are urged to let us know in advance if we can help with transportation from/to the airport.