SHWH grads going to Branson
About 30 Southwest High School seniors will be visiting Branson for their end-of-year trip.
The announcement came at the meeting of the Southwest R-5 Board of Education on Feb. 14.
Plans for the trip and activities have not been finalized but will be presented at a later meeting.
Board members approved a Friday, May 10 graduation date for seniors and an eighth grade promotion ceremony for Thursday, May 9.
The board reviewed the fine arts reports in art, music and drama, delivered by Freda Wolf, Glenda Dalton and Wyatt Hester, and the speech and debate program report, submitted by Karen Huffman.
Administrative reports were given by elementary Principal Judy Randall, middle school Principal Beverly Bonner, high school Principal Tosha Watson, curriculum director Kara Hendrix, maintenance director Tom Lawrence and and Superintendent Bob Walker. Other topics of discussion included a February study session and bus bids.