Cultural Arts Camp Registration
The Swain Arts Center will offer its third Cultural Arts Camp on July 8-11. The Cultural Arts Camp is open to twenty-five students who have completed grades 3-5. Activities will include Cherokee language lessons, field trips to significant cultural and…
2019 STEM Camp is on Mondays-Thursdays, July 15-18 and 22-25 at Swain MIDDLE School for students who are in grades 3-8 during the current 2018-19 school year. APPLICATIONS OPEN April 17 at noon. Registration can be found here!
Theatre Arts Camp
The Swain Arts Center will offer its first Theatre Arts Camp, “Showstoppers,” on July 29-August 2 from 9:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m. The Theatre Arts Camp is open to fifty students who have completed grades 2-8. Theatre Arts Camp activities will include…
In order to participate in school sponsored sports rising 6 through 12 graders must have a current sport physical on file. They are good for one calendar year. Sports Physicals can be completed by your child’s Primary Care Provider. Free Sports Physicals for Swain…
Title I Part A provides financial assistance to school districts and schools with high percentages of children from low-income families to help ensure that all children meet challenging state academic standards. Please visit our full Title 1 site at http://www.swain.k12.nc.us/title1/…
Native American Policy and Procedures Comments and Suggestions
Swain County Schools is currently reviewing Policy 4060: Board Policy 4060 Native American Policies and Procedures is being reviewed and updated for the 2019-2020 school year. We solicit the communities input during this review process. Our current policy is linked…
Congregations for Children (C4C): Family Literacy Survey
Congregations4Children in Swain County is a collaboration of Swain County churches with Swain County Schools. Recently we received a grant from the Duke Endowment to ensure that all children in Swain County are ready for kindergarten and reading proficient by…
Screening Coming Soon!
Please be aware that West Elementary will be conducting our annual Vision and Hearing Screenings for students in 1st, 3rd and 5th grades. We will also include kindergarten students who did not pass a vision or hearing screening during their kindergarten physical.…