Category Archives: General News

Open House August 17

Open House will take place on Thursday, August 17th from 6:00 to 7:30 PM. OpenHouseSchedule_2017

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 LJSifuentes@interact.ccsd.net

Welcome Incoming Freshmen!

Welcome Class of 2021! Please fill out all attached documents and return to Southwest CTA by 3:00 pm on Monday, April 17, 2017. Welcome Letter 2017-2018 ChecklistForms to return 2017-2018CourseSelection9thGradeForm 2017-2018APHonorsAgreement 2017-18 9th grade Magnet ContractSouthwestCTA 2017-2018CourseFeeAgreement 2017-2018Fee Sheet 796-Field_Trip_Permit 455-Field Trip Medical_Perm_Form 768-Supplem_Health_Card REMIND_ClassOf2021 Cheer_flyer2017 If you are interested in participating in Student Council, […]

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 https://www.myschoolapps.com/. 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 http://www.fns.usda.gov/school-meals/translated-applications.

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 […]

Bell Schedule

Please see the attachment below for the regular bell schedule. Bell Schedule