Southwestern Consolidated School District of Shelby County has received the status of a Performance Qualified School District for the 2018-2019 school year by the Indiana Department of Education. Southwestern is one of fifty-five corporations in Indiana to receive this status.
Southwestern Consolidated School District of Shelby County will implement this status by not requiring students to attend an additional snow make up day added on at the end of the school year. Southwestern teachers will be required to attend an additional professional development day to fulfill their contracts.
In order to be eligible, a district must receive an A rating from the Indiana Department of Education for the previous school.