Southwood Academy News

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Thursday, August 6
2:00 - 7:00pm
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Mr. Parker Receives Presidential Award
A huge congratulations goes out to our very own Mr. Parker for receiving the Presidential Award for Excellence in Mathematics and Science Teaching (PAEMST). This award is administered by the National Science Foundation (NSF) on behalf of the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, recognizing teachers for outstanding contributions to the teaching and learning of math and science. 
More information about the award can be found at the link below:

2015-2016 School Registration Information from the Anderson 5 District Office

To streamline district operations, Anderson School District Five will implement Registration Gateway, an online student registration system, in August.  The system is currently being configured, and more information regarding the registration process with be forthcoming over the summer.  For families without computers or internet access, schools will be able to accommodate registrations in computer labs.  Details regarding the availability of labs and staff support are forthcoming as well.  Families may complete pre-registration at home, but they will still visit the schools so documents can be verified and fees can be paid and receipted.  You may visit our website: for updates on our progress toward the implementation of this new system.


Rising 6th Grade Orientation

In the event that you missed the orientation for new students, the presentation is linked below.

Summer Reading Assignments
Students need to complete summer reading assignments before entering 6th, 7th, 8th grade classes at Southwood Academy.  General summer reading information and more specific assignments for English I Honors and English II Honors are listed below.