Southwind Middle School serves students in grades six through eight. It offers educational programs in language arts, mathematics, science and social studies. The school additionally offers elective courses in art, music and physical education. Southwind Middle School has an athletics department that offers a variety of sports activities, such as cheerleading and basketball. It supports several organizations that include the National Junior Honor Society (NJHS) and student council, as well as band, choir, dance, beta and technology clubs. The school s extracurricular activities include pep club and geography and spelling bee competitions. Southwind Middle School s parent-teacher-student association organizes book fairs, cultural arts festivals and other fundraising events. It is located in Memphis, Tenn., and is a part of Shelby County Schools.