AP Exams Information

The deadline to register and pay for AP Exams is March, 27th 2019.  Please contact Mr. Allen Bittinger at 632-2548 ext 21912 or email him at allen_bittinger@southwesternsd.org if you have questions or need assistance with registration and/or payment.  A copy of the AP Bulletin and Registration form was sent to the home of all students who were registered in at least 1 AP course this school year in February.  All AP students recently received another copy of the Registration form via their school email.  Extra copies are available too in the counseling office.

Online payment option ($3.40 surcharge added): https://southwestern.revtrak.net/pending#/f/2019-ap-exam
Link to AP Student & Parent Guide:  https://apcentral.collegeboard.org/pdf/ap-student-parent-bulletin-2018-19.pdf


Child Online Safety Seminar

Representative Kate Klunk in conjunction with District Attorney Dave Sunday will be hosting a Child Online Safety Seminar.

When: Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Time: 6:30-8:30pm

Location: South Western High School, 200 Bowman Road Hanover, PA 17331

See the attachment for more information

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Driver Education Parent Meeting

Date: Wednesday, April 3rd

Where: High School Auditorium

Time: 6:30 PM

Mr. Sprenkle and Mr. Poalucci will explain the driver education program (30 hours of classroom instruction, 6 hours of behind the wheel training, and taking your road test) and give you answers to the following questions.

  • How does my teenager get their permit?
  • Is behind the wheel training for every student?
  • How does my teenager get behind the wheel training?
  • How does my teenager take their road test at a testing center?
  • How does my teenager take their road test at South Western?
  • What should I (parent) be doing with my teenager when we drive together?
  • What is a parent/teen driving contract and what are the benefits?

Snow Make Up Days

School will now be in session on Thursday, March 21 & Friday, March 22, 2019.

March 15, 2019 is an early dismissal at 12:15.


2nd Marking Period Honor Roll

Congratulations to the following students who achieved Distinguished Honor Roll and Honor Roll.

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Snow Makeup Days

School will be in session on Friday, February 15 AND Monday, February 18, 2019.

Just a reminder, school has an early dismissal on Thursday, February 14, 2019 at 12:15.


Parent-Teacher Conferences

Parent-Teacher conferences will be conducted on February 21, 2019 beginning at 6:30 PM.  Please use the following link to create your account and schedule your conference(s).


Attached is more information regarding parent-teacher conferences.

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Parent Get Acquainted Night – Tonight (1/31/19)

Please join us this evening (Thursday, January 31, 2019) for our parent get acquainted night.  Attached is the schedule so you can follow your child’s schedule. Hope to see you there!

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8th Grade Parents/Students – HS Curriculum Night/Rescheduled

Due to inclement weather, the 8th Grade Parent/Student Curriculum Night has been rescheduled to Monday, February 18, 2019.  

The High School Curriculum Night for 8th grade parents and students will be held on February 12, 2019 starting at 6:30 in the high school auditorium.  Please see the attachment for more information and program activities for the evening.  We hope to see you there.

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Scholarship Information

Within the last month, the South Western Scholarship Connection website has advertised dozens of new scholarships worth a total of more than $150,000.

Students and parents can subscribe to the Scholarship Connection to receive updates anytime a new scholarship is posted to the site.  Seniors also receive periodic reminders in their email when new scholarships are posted.
Scholarship money is out there, but it takes time and effort to read through the openings and fill out the applications.  Get started now!

If you need help or support, don’t hesitate to make an appointment with your Counselor!

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