District Summary Ratings

A larger number of schools in this district are rated below average in school quality.

Top 5 Schools in This District

These are some of the top-rated public schools in Southwest Independent School District based on a variety of measures, including academic performance and equity. Find out more about GreatSchools ratings.

District Student Progress

Students at many of the schools in this district are making about the same academic progress as the state average.


Academic Summary

Is this district offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful districts are working to close the achievement gap.


Advanced Courses

Rigorous courses can help students prepare for and get into college, including coursework in STEM subjects. Find out more.
Parent Tip
Many successful high school students end up in remedial math courses in college. Is your student prepared for college-level math? Ask this district how they ensure students are well-prepared.


Student Demographics

Schools that create a positive culture help all students thrive. See how.


Teachers & Staff

Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.


District Calendar


District Finances

How a school district allocates funds can reflect its priorities. Learn more about how these decisions are made.
Parent Tip
District decisions about how to spend money impact your child’s schooling. Here’s how parents can have an influence.

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Reviews From Schools in Southwest Independent School District

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Parent / Guardian
August 02, 2023
My children have gone to almost every elementary within a 5 mile radius of Sky Harbor. This is the first school they’ve loved to go to school to every single day. They haven’t been bullied like they... More
Other (school staff, family member, recent alum, etc)
July 17, 2023
I was a student for one year and it was horrible. The food is very unhealthy and just disgusting. The teachers didn’t care about your mental health or your education! Also the students there are... More
Parent / Guardian
July 14, 2023
I love this school because it is super safe for our children.
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