4750 Big Run South Road | Grove City, Ohio 43123

Phone: (614) 801-3400 | Fax: (614) 801-1833 | Attendance: (614) 801-8864

Mr. Scott Counts, Interim Principal | Ms. Laurie Buchieri, Assistant Principal

The South-Western Career Academy is now accepting applications for the 2021-2022 school year. Please click the link below to apply.

The priority consideration deadline for applications is Friday, February 19, 2021;

however, students may continue to apply as spots may still be open.

South - Western Career Academy Technical Program Application

Virtual Sophomore Visits will be held on Wednesday, February 10th, 2021.

The morning session will be from 10:30am to Noon along with an afternoon session from 1:00pm to 2:30pm

Virtual Parent/Guardian Night will be held on Wednesday, February 17th, 2021 from 6:00pm to 7:30pm

School Announcements

The most recent information regarding school closings and electronic teaching and learning can be found on the homepage of our district Website at www.swcsd.us. Thank you for your patience as we work to keep our students safe and learning.

For School Fees Information, click on School Fee Reduction for the 2020-2021 School Year

THE ACADEMY GRILL is temporarily closed through February 26th. After that time curbside pick up and dining will be available. CALL 614-801-3480 OR EMAIL KEVIN.CRABTREE@SWCSD.US CLICK HERE FOR MENU.

The CUTTING EDGE SALON is temporarily closed through February 26th. Please call 614-801-3450 for an appointment.


The College Credit Plus Parent Information Presentation will be available to the public the week of January 11, 2021.

Click the link below for specific dates, locations and times.

SWCSD Virtual College Credit Plus Parent Information Session.

Class of 2021 Seniors, click HERE for information

Our Telephone/Office Hours are currently:

Blended Learning Days 7:00 am - 3:30 pm Remote Learning Days 7:30 am - 3:00 pm

Visitors will be permitted in the building on a very limited basis:

  • Visitors seeking to enter the building will need a purpose that is essential to the activities currently taking place within the school.

  • Individuals are asked to call ahead to confirm the visit is necessary and/or determine if an alternate method could be used to accomplish the activity's purpose.

  • All individuals will be expected to answer screening questions prior to consideration for admittance.

  • Any visitors admitted into the building are required to wear a mask or face covering.

General voicemails left on the SWCA main line at (614)801-3400 are checked frequently and will be returned in a timely manner. Leave your name, phone number, your student's name, and any other pertinent information. This information assists staff in getting answers before returning calls and helps determine the best person to return the call to help you.

For the 24 Hour Attendance Hotline - please remember to call (614)801-8864.

Out of buildings need to be called in to the Attendance Office by 9:00am.

Language Assistance Notification:

South-Western City Schools will take reasonable steps to ensure that persons with Limited English Proficiency (LEP) have meaningful access and an equal opportunity to participate in all services, activities, and programs available throughout the district. It is the policy of SWCSD to ensure meaningful communication with LEP students and families and to communicate information related to the education of all students. All services needed to comply with this policy will be provided for students and their families in need of such assistance free of charge. For assistance, please call 614-801-3400.

En Español:

South-Western City Schools tomará medidas razonables para garantizar que las personas con dominio limitado del inglés (LEP) tengan un acceso significativo y una oportunidad equitativa de participar en todos los servicios, actividades y programas disponibles en todo el distrito. Es política de SWCSD asegurar una comunicación significativa con los estudiantes LEP y sus familias y comunicar información relacionada con la educación de todos los estudiantes. Todos los servicios necesarios para cumplir con esta política se proporcionarán a los estudiantes y sus familias que necesiten dicha asistencia sin cargo. Para obtener ayuda, llame al 614-801-3400.

In Somali:

South-Western City Schools waxay qaadi doonaan talaabooyin macquul ah si loo hubiyo in shaqsiyaadka aqoonta u leh Ingiriisiga xadidan (LEP) ay helaan macno leh iyo fursad loo siman yahay inay kaga qaybgalaan dhammaan adeegyada, waxqabadyada, iyo barnaamijyada laga heli karo dhammaan degmada. Waa nidaamka SWCSD in la hubiyo in xiriir macno leh lala yeesho ardayda LEP iyo qoysaskooda loona gudbiyo macluumaadka la xiriira waxbarashada ardayda oo dhan. Dhammaan adeegyada lagama maarmaanka u ah u hoggaansanaanta siyaasaddan waxaa la siin doonaa ardayda iyo qoysaskooda u baahan caawimaaddaas oo bilaash ah. Caawimaad, wac 614-801-3400.