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Mr. Cayetano Cavazos

Birthplace:  Edinburg, TX       
October 10, 1929- August 21, 1996
Elem.-Hidalgo ISD 1951-61
Edinburg Jr. High 1961-72
Edinburg High School 1972-74

Asst. Principal Edinburg High School 1974-77
Asst. Principal Weslaco High School 1977-80
Asst. Principal Edinburg High School 1980-81
Principal- Edinburg High School 1981-87
Retired: January 23, 1987

Known as "Chief" by his closest friends and 
colleagues; Remembered as Honest, Strong, 
and Reliable by his family; He loved children, 
animals, and airplanes; He represented what 
was good about the past and believed in doing 
what was right, even if it wasn't popular.  


Cougars of the Month

The following is a list of students that are Cougars of the Month for March. Congratulations!!

We Are The Best

Cavazos Elementary was recognized as a National Honor Roll school for the 2018-19 school year. Our teachers, staff and parents are the reasons why our students shine. We thank all parents who support their child's learning.
Cavazos Elementary
"Where Future Leaders Begin"

Facts & Numbers

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