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The Southwest Foundation supports academics, athletics, and the arts at Southwest High School. Please join us in supporting Southwest's great students!
The Southwest Foundation is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization whose mission is to work with Southwest High School and its alumni to create an exceptional educational experience for all Southwest students. The Foundation raises money to support academic, athletic, and artistic opportunities for students and to provide scholarships to graduating seniors.
Hall of Fame Awards ceremony August 13!
Join Southwest alumni, families, students, staff, and the community at the second annual Southwest High School Hall of Fame Awards Ceremony on Thursday evening, August 13. The evening includes a social hour, dinner, and the awards and will be held at the Interlachen Country Club.
Don't miss this magical evening of stories, memories, and Laker lore. For information and a dinner reservation form go to SWHSHOF.com.
Destination Imagination Team finishes 5th in Global competition
The Southwest High School Destination Imagination team, nicknamed "Garden and Sock," placed 5th at the Destination Imagination Global Finals held at the University of Tennessee Knoxville campus this past week. The team placed 2nd in the "Instant Challenge" segment of the competition out of 79 teams that came from all across the U.S. as well as from China, Guatemala, Mexico, Poland, and Qatar.
Southwest Foundation awards scholarships to 25 students in the class of '15
At the Senior Awards Night on May 27, 2015, the Southwest Foundation awarded scholarships to 25 students in the Class of 2015. The Foundation is grateful to the alumni and community donors who support the scholarships. This year the Foundation awarded over $43,000 in scholarships at the Senior Awards Night. In addition, if the Class of 2014 and 2013 recipients of the Harvey Feldman Most Improved Athlete Scholarships meet the conditions for renewal of their scholarships the Foundation will give another $40,000 in scholarships for their college expenses. Click here for a list of the winners.