Congratulations to Swain West Elementary 1st grade teacher, Lydia Sale - the 2023-2024 Swain County Schools Teacher of the Year. Watch as she is surprised in her classroom by Swain County Schools administrators and her family. https://youtu.be/GguDS1OmCms?feature=shared
about 2 hours ago, Swain County Schools
Pajama Day school wide to celebrate end of year !!
1 day ago, Lisa Sutton
Pajama Day!!!
Stephanie Oliver and Stephanie Rodeck from the Great Smoky Mountain Railroad brought some delicious cupcakes to sweeten the testing week for teachers. We are so thankful for a community who does the little extra things!! Thank you all so much
2 days ago, Lisa Sutton
Yummy cupcakes!
Special Olympics at West. What a great way to start the day!!!! Thank you to all who made this happen !
4 days ago, Lisa Sutton
Special Olympics
Special Olympics
special Olympics
Special  Olympics
Our athletes and coaches
Taking the field
Ball throwing event
Ball throwing
Throwing and running
Swain County Board of Education has moved their regular meeting from Monday May 13 to Thursday May 16, 6 o'clock at the Board room at 50 Main Street
11 days ago, Swain County Schools
Board Meeting Thursday May 16
Day three staff appreciation!! PTO made some lovely giveaway baskets and gift cards !! Our Central Office provided K&B bbq for lunch!! We will need a diet plan at the end of this week, but it has been great !! Thank you to all the parents who have had their child make a card or note ❤️
16 days ago, Lisa Sutton
Coach Travis and Ms. Neal were the lucky basket winners!
Mrs Bennett won a gift card !!
Mrs Whiteside also won a gift card !!
Yummy Bbq!!!
Thank you for a great day to celebrate our entire staff !!
17 days ago, Lisa Sutton
Thank you to West PTO for our Chick-fil-a lunch and duty free time to enjoy it !!
Chicken wraps
yummy chicken
Duty free lunch
We're thrilled to announce the new app for #SwainFamily! It's everything #SwainFamily, in your pocket. 

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18 days ago, Swain County Schools
#SwainFamily poster
Fabulous Fifths LOVED creating and dropping Egg Cradles today for STEM day…and had HUGE successes!! 🥚🐣🥚
about 2 months ago, Swain West Elementary
egg drop from window
4 girls ready for egg drop
two boys stretching tape
boy with egg drop cradle
girls working on floor
students working on egg cradles
To honor the brightness Swain Middle School student, Willa Goodson, brought to the lives of the people of Swain County Schools, we would like to invite you to wear blue and yellow on Friday, as Swain Middle School plants a willow tree in her memory, if you so choose.
about 2 months ago, Swain West Elementary
Willa Goodson Day poster
Students enjoyed the Egg Hunt on March 27!
about 2 months ago, Swain West Elementary
boy with colorful egg
girl with easter eggs