Welcome to Southwest Middle

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  • Welcome to Southwest Middle School! Home of the Buccaneers! Click on the image to learn more about our school!
  • Congratulations Buccaneer Bots for placing 3rd, 6th, and 8th place in the VEX Robotics finals!!!
  • Congratulations SOM ! Gold Ribbon Award Winners Southwest Middle School - Inspiring New Traditions
  • Welcome Back Buccaneers! Remember that Buccaneers are ON TASK! Be successful this semester and beyond! Buccaneer Trait of the Month: ON TASK: Concentrating or focusing on what is to be done Quote: “Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is you!” -Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Check out what's happening around SOM with our weekly newsletter!
  • Buccaneer Trait of the Month - Respect Quote of the week: "If the words you spoke appeared on your skin, would you still be beautiful?"
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  • Need a place to study? Use the internet or get tech support? Library is now open later on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 7AM-4PM!
  • Friday's Pep Rally set the tone for an exciting and STEAMy new year at SOM! Welcome Buccaneers!
  • STEAMy happenings at SOM: 8th grade science students work with Dr. Victor Minces and Dr. Alex Khalil from UCSD to study wave forms through the science of music. (lower right) Students in Ms. Uriarte's World Cultures test their Marshmallow Catapults in looking at the engineering advancements made during Medieval times.
  • Buccaneers spent the evening at the San Diego Opera in downtown San Diego!
  • Buccaneers spent their day learning from scientists at Takeda during Friday's fieldtrip.

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