Southwest High School (San Antonio)
|Southwest High School|
|11914 Dragon Lane
San Antonio, Texas, 78252
|School type||Public high school|
|Motto||We are Southwest!|
|School district||Southwest Independent School District|
|Principal||Paul V. Black|
|Color(s)||Green & White|
|Athletics conference||UIL Class AAAAA|
|Website||Southwest High School website|
Southwest High School has been serving the southwestern corner of Bexar County for over 60 years. Established in 1951, it has grown from a small rural high school with a graduating class of 11 students to a major 5A high school with over 3000 students.
The Dragons participate in UIL District 28 5A competitions for Academic Team, Athletics, Band, Drama, Choir, Color Guard, and Dance. Other co-curricular and extra-curricular opportunities include NJROTC, National Honor Society, Best Buddies, Student Council, FFA, TAFE, DECA, Skills USA, FCCLA, and Academic Decathlon.
Southwest Athletic Teams include Cross Country, Volleyball, Football, Basketball, Soccer, Golf, Tennis, Track, Softball & Baseball.
Southwest High School offers a complete academic program including 18 dual credit classes, in association with Palo Alto College, as well as Advanced Placement classes in Science and English.
- Ty Detmer, former American college and professional football player who was a quarterback in the National Football League for twelve seasons
- Chris Bordano, former American football linebacker in the National Football League
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