Welcome to the Northwest Elementary & ECHS ~ Home of the Royals!

We understand that selecting the right school for your child is an extremely important decision. We are delighted that you have chosen or are considering Southwest Preparatory School ~ Northwest Elementary and Early College High School.
We are a tuition-free college preparatory and career readiness public charter school serving students in grades PREK(3) - 12. We provide a safe environment, small classes with individual attention, and an academically enriched curriculum.
For over twenty years, Southwest Preparatory School has been dedicated to creating an adaptive school program and nurturing environment that prepares students to be successful in the world!
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Earn College Credits ECHS
In partnership with Texas A&M University-San Antonio, students can attend our Early College High School located on the Texas A&M University-San Antonio Campus. Students are able to earn up to 60 hours of free college credits. To learn more, about our ECHS, click HERE!
The Benefits of Being a Royal!
Our Teachers Are Ready to Meet the Needs of Your Child
EXPERIENCED TEACHERS in every classroom to provide the best quality education 
SMALL CLASS SIZES provide a low student-to-teacher ratio allowing for individualized instruction
SPECIALIZED PROGRAMMING including ESL, Gifted & Talented, Special Education 

Our Whole Child Approach Supports & Nurtures All Areas of Childyoung girl Development
CAMPUS SAFETY is a priority with ANTI-BULLYING policies and emergency preparedness plans
CHARACTER EDUCATION incorporating the District's Core Values, helps students develop values, ethics, emotional maturity, and a civic purpose
SOCIAL & EMOTIONAL LEARNING creates a healthy school culture by helping students develop skills to manage their emotions, resolve conflicts, and make responsible decisions
Our College and Career Preparation Help Students Succeed in Collegegirl with computor and in the Workforce
FREE COLLEGE students earn college credits while attending high school
CAREER AND TECHNOLOGY EDUCATION academic and technical skills necessary to succeed in future careers 
COLLEGE & CAREER TRAINING SCHOLARSHIPS AWARDED to motivate students and build their confidence in their ability to work toward a better future  
Our Enrichment Opportunities Have a Positive Impact on Student Growthgirl with volley ball
✓FULL DAY PRE-K (3) & (4) PROGRAM provides an effective curriculum to prepare students for kindergarten
✓COMPETITIVE SPORTS are available to help develop skill sets and qualities that will benefit students in the classroom and beyond
✓AFTER SCHOOL CARE is provided onsite for Pre-K to age 13 by Campus Adventures
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6535 Culebra Rd. San Antonio, TX 78238

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Assistant Principal & Campus Behavior Coordinator
Jacquelynn Peche
ECHS Director
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