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PSAT Testing Information & Room Assignments

All freshman, sophomores, and juniors will be taking the PSAT on Wednesday, October 11th. All students testing must bring their student ID, two #2 pencils, and a four-function calculator. Students may NOT use their phone or any internet based device as their calculator. Seniors will be attending their annual senior seminar on campus. All students […]

Magnet Open House

Southwest CTA Capstone and Internship Expo

Southwest CTA will be hosting its annual Senior Capstone and Internship Expo on May 18. 2017. Exhibit booths will be open from 5:30 PM to 6:45 PM and will be followed by the senior fashion show at 7:00 PM.

Late Applications – Fashion Design Program

We are currently taking late applications for the Fashion Design Program. Please complete a late application and submit a copy of the student’s most recent report card. Dr. Lilly Sifuentes will contact you if your student has been selected. Dr. Sifuentes’ Contact Information: 702-799-5766  ext. 4303

Southwest CTA’s “Southwest Shadow” Gains National Recognition

The Southwest Shadow of Southwest Career & Technical Academy is one of 22 publications nationwide to be chosen as a Columbia Scholastic Press Association (CSPA) Crown Awards finalist. The Crown Awards honor top student publications chosen from CSPA’s members. Crowns are selected for overall excellence in a head-to-head comparison. Student publishing in news, magazine, yearbook […]

Class of 2017 Graduation Date

The graduation date and time for the Class of 2017 is June 13, 2017 at 9:00 AM. The graduation ceremony will be held at the Orleans Arena.

15-16 School Accountability Report

The 2015-16 SWCTA School Accountability Report is now available. Please see the links below for the report: 15-16 Accountability Report (English) 15-16 Accountability Report (Spanish)

Free and Reduced Lunch

Parents can access the application for free and reduced lunch at Attached are NSLP applications for two Filipino languages, Tagalog and Ilokano.  There are also printable applications available in several other languages on the USDA’s website

2017-18 Application Information

Applications for the 2017-2018 school year are now available on-line. Click on the link below for full details about the magnet process and to submit an application. Review transportation boundaries to Southwest Career and Technical Academy under CTA Transportation Boundaries. Deadline to submit your application is on Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 3:00 PM. Choose up to three schools […]

Tutoring Schedule – 2016-17

Tutoring is offered on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays between 2:00 PM and 4:00 PM. Students are welcome to attend any session. Please see the day and room schedule below. Day Subject Teacher/Room Monday Science Ms. Sager, Room B207 Tuesday All Math Courses Mr. Wada, Room H207 Thursday Geometry Focus Mr. Suba, Room B214 There will […]