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The ASL Christmas party was a huge success! Overall we had over 40 people attend which included students from both SWHS and FHS, interpreters, and members of the Deaf community.  The kids had a blast playing games and meeting new people all while using Sign Language. 

South Walton High School’s auditorium was packed to witness five athletes sign letters of commitment to compete at the college level.


(L to R) Jake Peaden will play golf for Evangel University in Springfield Missouri; Gage Peaden will play football for Culver Stockton in Canton, Missouri; Jace Hughes will play baseball for Marian Military Institute in Marion, Alabama; Madi Daum will be playing beach volleyball for Florida International University; and Anthony Bryan will be competing in track and field at Abilene Christian in Texas.


Congratulations to our Seahawks!

Seahawk football coaches and players traveled to a FEMA collection center on Monday. They distributed water, cooked hamburgers and hot dogs, and met the President of the United States!
Congratulations to the South Walton High School SeaHawk Marching Band on their Straight Superior ratings in Band, Percussion, and Color Guard at the Blackwater Classic in Milton, Florida on Saturday, October 6!! Band Director, Robert Escamilla, and Color Guard Instructor, Christin Barnhart are very proud of their EPIC accomplishment in their first competition of the season. They braved the intense heat, and "performed their hearts out" according to Mr. Escamilla! 
The Senior Class of South Walton High School selected Jackson Weatherall and Frida Licona as their 2018 Homecoming King and Queen.

South Walton High School is home to many accomplished young artists on the Emerald Coast. Many of these Art students choose to develop individual works to submit to the College Board for the AP Studio Art Portfolio 2018 assessments in AP 2D, AP Drawing, and AP 3D.  A selection from this stellar group of SWHS AP Art students will be exhibited at the South Walton Branch of the Coastal Library.

Included in this exhibition are Sofia Papagni, Lawson Lawrence, and My Huyen Truong - seniors, who submitted Drawing AP Portfolios. Frida Licona, Lexi Hall - juniors, Hector Morel-Rosa - senior, Jennings Seton - sophomore, and Xavier Epplin, Gabe Matthews, and Summer Edwards - freshman, submitted AP 2D Photography based portfolios. Kate Dargavell, Mary T. Pickers - sophomores, and Kayla Rodriguez - junior, submitted AP 2D AP Portfolios.  Kyzer Schilling submitted the AP 2D Innovations with photography work.  The 3D AP Portfolio was submitted by Hunter Wilson, Lexie Durick, and Lillian Bruce, seniors, and Quinn Yandell, sophomore. These students are representative of the fine young artists attending SWHS and working with Dr. Vivian Moreira Komando. SWHS had a 100% pass rate on their AP Studio Art Portfolios 2018 for the 23 student who submitted portfolios to the College Board.