First Day of School

School starts Monday, August 14, 2017 @ 7:00 am. Campus is open at 6:30 am.

Ninth graders who attend Freshmen Orientation will get their schedules at the end of the event on Thursday, August 10, 2017. All 10th-12th grade students and ninth graders who do not attend Freshmen Orientation will receive their schedules on the first day of school, Monday, August 14, 2017 in their Alpha Homeroom.
Alpha Homeroom assignments will be posted in the cafeteria windows and A building windows in the quad on Monday morning.

We look forward to seeing everyone!

Need DMV Attendance Verification in July?

Attention Clark County Student Drivers!

From July 5th, 2017, through July 31st, 2017, DMV 301 forms will be provided at the Clark County School District Police Services building at 120 Corporate Park Drive, in Henderson, Nevada 89074.

Parents and guardians are asked to bring in their student’s school identification cards and/or student number between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. Your student’s attendance for the second semester of the 2016-2017, school year will be used to determine eligibility.

Please note there will be a three day turnaround time to process the paperwork through the Office of Attendance Enforcement. Thank you for your understanding.

Office Closed in July

The Southwest CTA office is closed from July 3-July 25, 2017.

July 26 – August 1, 2017:  Office hours – 6:00 am – 1:00 pm, Monday – Friday

August 2, 2017: Regular office hours begin – 6:30 am – 3:00 pm

If you have questions for a counselor, they return on August 1, 2017.


CSN Jumpstart Courses – Important Info

If you are a Junior or Senior that has requested a CSN Jumpstart Dual Enrollment course for next year and have not yet completed the CSN admissions application, this must be done ASAP or you will be dropped from the course. Click on the link below to complete the process. Once complete, you will receive an email in seven – ten days, with extremely important information (NSHE#) that you will need to save for future use. Click the link below for instructions to complete the form.

Admissions PowerPoint

Students who have not yet qualified with an ACT/SAT score or AccuPlacer test, must test by August 1, 2017 or they will be dropped from the course. Click the link below for CSN testing hours/locations. Testing is FREE.



Class of 2018 Photo Sessions

All members of the Class of 2018 received information regarding their senior portrait sessions during their English class on 6/2 and 6/5.

The attached file contains the necessary information, including when appointments will be mailed home. The deadline to have their senior photos taken is September 1st at Prestige Studios. Alternative photographers or studios are not allowed.

The first appointments begin June 28.

If you have any questions, please contact Mr. LaPorte at

SWCTA SeniorPortraits